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Continued: Home automation devices offer remote control

  • Article by: MICHAEL J. SOLENDER , Charlotte Observer
  • Last update: February 9, 2013 - 3:00 PM

Automate your lights, thermostat and security system for convenience and safety, and reprogram the controls as needed. New hours at work or a change in bedtime call for slight but important adjustments.

Look for smartphone and tablet apps that put multiple controls in one place so you can quickly and easily manage systems in your home.

Adding automation to the home over time can be more budget-friendly.



 

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