Home Automation in Independence is Increasing
Smart home devices are a great way to monitor and maintain your home. From security to temperature to entertainment, smart home gadgets offer comfort and connectivity. Shop with U.S. Cellular online or in store for ready-to-use smart home systems in Independence from Nest, Amazon, Google, Logitech and Honeywell. Any home or apartment can be a smart home. All it takes is a few smart home devices. Shop Smart Home
Not entirely sure what smart home technology is? "Smart" technology helps your home's appliances and internet-enabled devices talk to one another. This allows you to manage your home's environment through a smartphone app or with a voice command. Many everyday gadgets can become "smart." your air conditioning, heating, lights security system, TV, sound system and other appliances can all be controlled remotely from a smartphone or smart home hub.
Smart Home Devices Available in Independence
There are generally three types of smart home devices: security, environment and entertainment. A smart home security system connects to Wi-Fi so you can secure your home from a smartphone and app. It doesn't matter whether you're in the backyard or back forty. As long as you're connected to the internet, you connect to your home with smart locks, indoor and outdoor cameras and a video doorbell. See who's coming and going, open the garage for your neighbor or let the handyman in to make repairs while you're out of town.
Other smart home products help you control your home's interior environment. A smart plug can be used to control almost any electronic device. TV, lamp, space heater or fan — anything that's plugged into the wall can be turned on and off remotely. A smart thermostat allows you to control your home's climate remotely. You can even monitor and change your heating and air conditioning to fit your busy lifestyle. Given how quickly the weather changes in Kansas, a smart thermostat from Honeywell or Nest is a great idea.
Some of the best smart home electronics are functional and fun. A gadget like Google Chromecast lets you stream live TV, videos, photos and YouTube on your television from any device. Equally well-known, Google Home offers hands-free help for reviewing the day's schedule, playing music and answering questions.
Add a Bluetooth soundbar or smart speaker to share the sounds of life with everyone around you. U.S. Cellular has the right audio accessories to complete your smart home experience. Stop by to try out new headphones and speakers. Find the style that feels (and sounds) best to you. We'll help you make your Independence home a smart home.