My Appliances Are Using How Much Power ?

The question that we will inevitably ask ourselves when faced with rising power costs is, “how much power does each appliance in my home cost?” A smart home, with home automation combined with the state of the art app, B.One, can answer this question. How? Well, the following image below shows an example of just how much the wattage and energy consumed from a pump, used to run 24 hours a day, uses. It’s that easy! From a customer: “Since connecting to my smart switch, I have learnt just how much this device in my home uses, and can now adjust when it runs to set times of the day to… Read More

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What Is A Smart Home Hub ?

A smart home hub is a hardware device such as our recommended B.One Hub that connects the devices that you want to control and monitor on a home automation network and controls the communications between them. So what are some of the things we can control with the smart home hub? Lighting Security Fans Heating – cooling Power Outlets The B.One Hub can be connected to and control each electric switch in your home, so you can turn on/off any appliance / lights / fans / air conditioner via your smartphone, no matter where in the world you are!  

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WiFi Issues – What Can Interfere ?

“My WiFi in my home or business is not working as it should”, is a common issue, and a question I am asked frequently, says Richard Pascoe, Technology Consultant. It is especially important when it comes to home automation as we rely on WiFi and our internet connection to make our, home automation, our hub and devices work. So what can interfere with my WiFi? Well, check these… Microwave Fridge Speakers Lamps Cordless Phone Baby monitor Christmas lights Fish tanks and even mirrors! That’s right! So. What can we do to fix these issues? We asked our expert. Richard Pascoe, Technology Consultant recommends: You may need to change your WiFi router… Read More

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