We wanted HD security cameras and full home automation to control everything from the lights to the pump of the swimming pool. The technology is not hard to install, but you want it integrated the right way. The interface you use to control it all needs to be intuitive and comfortable to use. We contacted a company that does home automation in Pompano Beach to wire our house up. The technology is a mix of hardwired devices and Wi-Fi. Things such as a control box to turn the pump for the pool off and on were hardwired in. It receives the signal to turn the pump on and off.
Some other devices just need to be plugged in. Things such as lamp control modules. You can get electrical outlets and switches for ceiling fixtures that are automated. Even the window shades in your home can be remotely controlled. Anything that can be powered can be controlled with home automation. Continue reading