Residential living is evolving and smart homes are becoming standard in the industry. At MKB, we have begun to integrate smart elements into our building processes as they allow for more energy efficient and environmentally-sustainable homes. However, smart homes also help residents live a smoother and more seamless life in the comfort of their own space. Smart devices have made living in our bustling world much easier and more organized, so why shouldn’t our homes do the same?
The list of possible tech upgrades available for your home are endless; however, the benefits are much the same. A sense of home security with your interactive front door camera that allows you to see and speak to visitors, or your remote controlled blinds that can open and close with the opening of an app.
A popular option for homeowners is the use of smartphones or watches to control their integrated electronics. You can turn on and control your TV, change the lighting, adjust the thermostat, control appliances and more, all from your handheld device! Your phone can now become the control panel of your entire home.
Energy efficiency is also something to look forward to in a smart home. It’s easy to forget to turn down the temperature when you go on vacation or leave the TV on all day. Smart homes can automate the maintenance of these devices and learn your patterns so that they can lower your home’s energy usage accordingly. Smart homes also incorporate the latest energy-saving components such as light bulbs, wiring, and appliances so that your utility bill will be at an all-time low.
Morgan-Keefe Builders is here for you and ready to customize your home exactly as you’ve imagined. If you want to incorporate smart features into your current home or are seeking a custom smart home, contact us today to schedule a free consult.