5 10, 2017

Introducing Alex by Kiwi Design

By | October 5th, 2017|Home Automation|0 Comments

Have you ever wished your Echo Dot was a little more portable? Would an extended battery life make you more likely to use the Echo Dot throughout your home? Alex, a new product by Kiwi Design, wants you to answer those questions with a resounding yes. I haven't featured a Kickstarter (or any startup) project in [...]

1 09, 2017

6 Easy Home Automation Ideas For Fall

By | September 1st, 2017|Home Automation|0 Comments

Check out this guest post from the home automation experts at Wynstan, an Australian company that specializes in window accessories for smart homes with smart security. With the weather getting cooler, automating pieces of your home can be more beneficial than ever! Read on to learn more: Affordable, easy to use home automation can help [...]

14 08, 2017

Women in Digital Construction

By | August 14th, 2017|Home Automation|2 Comments

Our latest guest author on Home Tech Scoop is Matt. He’s here to talk about the impact women are having on digital technology, as well as how tech is helping women find their place in male-dominated industries like construction. Let us know what you think in the comments below! Women are a vital part of [...]

15 06, 2017

Kickstarter Projects You Should Know: diWatch

By | June 15th, 2017|Home Automation|0 Comments

Your home and car are filled with automated gadgets that make your life easier and safer, so why not your backyard? diWatch is a camera and app system that monitors your backyard pool and alerts you to any potential drowning activity, keeping your family and friends out of harm's way. Founder Sergio Marco explains the [...]

12 06, 2017

Kickstarter Projects You Should Know: SolarGaps

By | June 12th, 2017|Home Automation|0 Comments

Solar panels are a great addition to your home, but they don’t fit everyone’s lifestyle. For those of us who live in an apartment, don’t want the upfront costs of panel installation or don’t like the look of panels on the roof, there are SolarGaps. SolarGaps are “solar energy producing window treatments,” and they’re available on [...]

29 03, 2017

9 Cool Bathroom Gadgets Your Home Needs

By | March 29th, 2017|Home Automation|5 Comments

Every bathroom needs accessories, so why not make them high tech? As adding technology throughout your home enters the mainstream, bathrooms are becoming smart as well. From Bluetooth scales and smart toilets, to high tech showers and bathroom sound systems, this technology is taking off. Plus, bathroom renovations can be a great selling point [...]

9 02, 2017

Amphiro A1 Self-Monitoring Water Meter Review

By | February 9th, 2017|Home Automation|1 Comment

Amphiro A1 Self-Monitoring Water Meter Review Have you ever wondered just how much water you’re using in the shower? The Amphiro A1 Self-Monitoring Water and Energy Smart Meter tells you just that! This nifty little smart shower device is available on Amazon for $99.99. For many drought-affected areas [...]