Intecho provide the very best smart home systems, with the KNX system being a perfect example of this innovative technology, but here, we’ll cover some of the main benefits that will ensure you and your home are ready to take advantage of smart technology as the cold snap hits.

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Firstly, there is the obvious positive, that being room temperature control. It’s important for you and your family to keep warm over winter months, but each person will have their own preferred temperature; one relative may find a room to be too hot, while somebody else may deem it to be not warm enough. The beauty of the room temperature control is to find that balance, and to make it easier for residents to operate as well. You can make some rooms warmer than others, and you can time the temperature changes to take advantage of when people are in the house, when they are about to return home from work, when they are sleeping etc. So, it isn’t just about the room temperature, but how you control it and the additional options contained within this feature.

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Next, we come to the outstanding mood lights that the home automation can provide. There is a stereotypical image of the lights all being on in the house during a cold winter night as you sit back and relax, but why not add a bit of colour to the environment? You can choose from a variety of colours at the touch of a button, as well as having colours alternate, and to make some rooms lighter or darker than others. The lighting will also further help to keep the room warmer, and just the mere presence of such lighting will provide a comforting, fuzzy feeling. Therefore, mood lighting is an important option to keep an eye on as you make your home smart for the winter.

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Finally, think about the entertainment options. After all, when it’s snowing or raining or windy or foggy outside, the last thing you’ll want to know is to trek out unnecessarily; you’ll want to stay inside as much as possible, but you’ll also want to make sure that you aren’t bored while sitting at home. So it’s a big positive that the home automation technology can deliver the best home cinema experience possible, from audio and visual controls to lighting to volume to screen brightness and colour contrast, along with plenty of other features. Add to that additional features relating to your television, your games console, your music devices and others, and it’s clear that the enjoyment levels provided by your planned entertainment sources will increase significantly as a result of home automation technology, making for an even better Christmas for you and for the family.

These are just some of the ways that home automation technology will make your house smarter in time for the winter.
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