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Consistently rated as one of the world's top home automation companies over the last 10 years, we've helped over 100,000 clients bring their smart home ideas to life, with 5000+ 5 star Excellent reviews.
Unlike simpler smart home devices such as voice controllers, you won't find our products in normal shops. That's because if you're serious about building a proper home automation system, you should be using Z-Wave & Zigbee. We only specialise in this area and so know everything you could possibly ask.
Bring your home automation ideas to life with our unique custom requirement surveys. Designed to be simple & intuitive, simply answer a few questions and we'll direct you to your perfect smart home hub & smart home gadgets.
If you're brand new to home automation we strongly recommend doing some research before buying anything - it'll save you a lot of time & expense in the long run. Follow the Smart Home Simplified system with our Free Guides Here.
We class these kinds of products as voice controller enhancements, as you can't implement a proper smart home with them alone. For that you'll need a dedicated controller, and then you can use these devices as nice accessories to expand the core system. Check out this Free Guide for more important info.
If you're serious about home automation then you need to be using one or both of these technologies - they're the most widely adopted open standard smart home technologies in the world, embedded in 1000's of different products from multiple manufacturers. You can read more about Z-Wave Here, and about Zigbee Here.
We don't sell products like voice controllers. You can get these in lots of other retailers and we can offer no extra value in selling them here. Instead we focus 100% on the next level up in smart homes - somewhere between those simple devices and the very expensive custom installs. You get the best of both worlds with our Z-Wave & Zigbee range. To understand more about why you definitely DON'T just need a voice controller, we have a very important guide Here.
It's a question we get asked a lot... Buying a smart home controller is like buying a car - its a very personal choice with many variables to consider, so we can't offer a blanket recommendation. We do the next best thing and offer a small handful of the best on the market, then back that up with a comprehensive guide showing pros & cons for each. We strongly recommend you read that Free guide Here.
Smart home compatibility can be a minefield and changes often. You can read all about how we approach this along with links to manufacturer compatibility databases which are actively updated Here.
We break down the main areas into 6 separate scenarios you could adopt (Lighting, Heating, Security, Energy, Emergency & Comfort). You can read about each in our Guides Here.
Depends on how technical you are. For most users installing a controller and devices will be fine, but it could get more complex when it comes to wiring, door locks etc. As standard we provide industry leading support & provide access to a network of professionals for further help as needed.
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