I know what you’re saying, “Who cares about making a plug smart. If I want to turn off a light… I turn off the light!”
Today, The WiseCat has another wise post for our international and out-of-state real estate buyers and investors who own a second, third, or fourth home in Miami. In fact, wherever you live, you might have an application for integrating a smart plug in your home
Imagine this: You’re now heading back to your home in another country (or State) and you left the air conditioner on (or the lamp in the second bedroom) or the kids didn’t turn off the TV. Instead of paying that electricity bill for an extra $100, for $40 you can now turn them off (or on) remotely from a smartphone app. It even controls your air conditioner to prevent mold or allow you to arrive your home comfortably cool. No doubt, Smart Plugs have a place in the home… they’re also perfect if you’re renting an apartment.
The best smart plugs, outlets, and switches allow you to transform your regular appliances and fixtures into fully connected smart home devices allowing the same level of control and connectivity you get from many of the leading smart home gadgets on the market today. By bringing your home lighting, kitchen appliances, and any device that utilizes a traditional power socket into line with the rest of your smart home tech, the best smart plugs allow you to retrofit your existing devices for years to come. Our guide to the best smart outlets will walk you through the best tools for the job. Smart plugs are incredibly simple at their core, enabling you to bring any ‘non-smart’ device into your connected smart home ecosystem, providing the functionality of the best-connected devices without the need to upgrade your old electronics.
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