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The weird and the wonderful smart home gadgets of CES 2019

Each year the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas offers a glimpse into the world’s future technology with the smart home a prime area of focus. This year’s CES was no different, with a wealth of new smart appliances, hubs, fixtures and fittings unveiled between January 8 and 11. From shoes cleaners to app-controlled artworks…

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Five innovations that made smart homes a reality

The concept of smart homes that make life easier and more connected has been around since the 1930s, but it’s a series of relatively recent innovations that turned the stuff of science fiction into a modern-day asset that many homeowners are now looking to embrace. As you consider all that the smart home can offer…

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What is Z-Wave?

It’s no secret technology evolves at a rapid pace, and it can be challenging to keep up with all the latest terms and developments. In the smart home one of those innovations is Z-Wave. Z-Wave is something we are often asked about here at Lera Smart Home Solutions as more and smart home appliances feature…

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Breeze through the morning in the smart home

How you start your morning has the potential to affect how you feel throughout the rest of the day. If the morning is rushed, you tend to feel behind the eight-ball right from the start, but if it’s calm and organised, that sensation carries through to work, school and beyond. It’s all about routine, and…

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Smart home news roundup

Smart home technology continues to evolve, offering more and more convenience for adopters looking to improve their everyday lives. Just months into 2018, there have been a host of new innovations and milestones, so let’s take a look at what’s making smart home news. Google Assistant hits 5000 Google Assistant now communicates with more than…