A smart home is a house equipped with electronic devices that automate tasks. Individual devices can be connected to a central hub via wired or wireless connections. The user interfaces for control of the smart home are touchscreens, applications, or voice commands.
First, determine the scope of the project:
- What’s the budget?
- What will be automated?
- Wireless or hardwired connectivity?
Second, decide who will be installing the smart home:
- Do It Yourself (DIY)