You may have heard the term “smart home” but have yet to take advantage of the latest devices supporting home automation. A smart home is a residence equipped with specific technology that automates tasks typically performed by the homeowners.
With all its convenience and energy-saving potential, making your home “smart” is a good idea and can save you money. As your trusted energy advisor, MTE is here to help you with support and guidance about smart home technology.
Some benefits of a smart home are:
- The convenient ability to manage your electronic devices from one place — like your phone or automated assistants.
- Enhanced energy efficiency through the intelligent control of your HVAC system and lights that turn on or off, depending if you’re in the room, along with other features.
- Improved energy management by monitoring your energy consumption habits through the myMTEMC app.
New technology can seem complex at first, but setting up a smart home has never been easier. Take a look at a few of the ways you can improve your life and lower your energy consumption using smart devices.
MTE is always there for you with information about the latest energy-efficiency technology. Reach out to our energy services coordinators at any time to see how home automation can help you save energy, reduce electric bills and live more comfortably.