Smart Home or Clever Home?

Smart Home or Clever Home?

Is your home clever or smart? True Smart Homes are on Cruise Control. Clever homes are like a parlor trick, you talk to them, direct and manage their behavior.   At Level Up Your Home we have provided the Top 5 differences between the two.
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What the Geo? The Time Efficient Home

What the Geo? The Time Efficient Home

What is the most valuable thing in the world to you? If you are like me, it is TIME. Whether you just want time to sit on the couch at the end of the day or make yourself a sandwich for lunch sometimes it feels like you just run out of time. Welcome to the smart home. The most valuable feature of a smart home is the time that it saves you. With Geofencing, there is no need to run around to turn off all of your lights, adjust your thermostat, and lock your doors. Leave and once you are...

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Smart Home Checklist

Smart Home Checklist

home automation smart home Smart Home Basics Wireless Shades Authored By Jennifer Mallett 0 Comment(s)

Are you ready to take the plunge? There are many cool things a Smart Home can do, but really what are the needs or opportunities you have that help you determine you are ready if you are not an “early adopter” (p.s. Smart Homes are beyond the early adopter stage now) Dive in with our Smart Home Checklist. Are you ready for a Smart Home? I have too many apps on my phone to control and want to simplify my life (simple automation) I shop online and would like to see when my packages arrive at my door and be able...

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Busy Moms (or Dads!) and the Smart Home

Busy Moms (or Dads!) and the Smart Home

Busy Moms and The Smart Home As a mom and CEO and friend to many moms much busier than me, the Smart Home offers much needed conveniences.  Some I can think of are “if only that door would open by itself” and “I really need to clone myself or hire a personal assistant”  Matter of fact, I can’t think of any demographic more needing of a virtual assistant. And…its affordable which is what most people do not know yet – many products start under $200.  You can get these products at most big box stores but many use different technologies...

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Smart Homes and Privacy

Smart Homes and Privacy

Smart Home Basics Smart Home Privacy Smart Security Authored By Jennifer Kelmer 2 Comment(s)

One question that comes up time and time again lately - are my smart home products watching or listening to me?  While the technology that has come into our homes is concerning, your privacy rights are largely intact.  Can you imagine the lawsuits that an Amazon or Google would need to handle if these devices were being abused? Nevertheless at Level Up Your Home we get questions from our customers like, can I turn off Amazon Alexa so that she is not listening for her “wake” word? Yes, you can.  Tap the mute button on top of the Alexa.   Your...

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