Should You Buy a Smart Home Device?

by Naomi McClure 10/06/2019

There is no shortage of smart home devices available to property owners nationwide. From light bulbs to thermostats, there are lots of devices that you can pick up to transform an ordinary residence into a smart house.

Ultimately, there are plenty of reasons to invest in smart home devices. These reasons include:

1. Smart home devices offer unmatched convenience.

A smart home device is designed to simplify a myriad of tasks. Plus, a smart home gadget is easy to use, regardless of your technical background or expertise.

When it comes to automating chores around the house, there may be no better option than a smart home device. For instance, a smart vacuum now enables homeowners to control a vacuum from any location, at any time. This means you can use a smart vacuum to keep your house neat and tidy – even when you are not at home.

2. Smart home devices are proven to perform.

Smart home gadgets are equipped with state-of-the-art technology. Additionally, they are constructed from heavy-duty materials to ensure they can serve you well both now and in the future.

And let's not forget about the savings that smart home devices can provide. For example, a smart thermostat may be used to activate your home's heating or cooling system at different times during the day. As a result, this thermostat may help you save hundreds of dollars on your heating and cooling expenses over the course of a year.

3. Smart home devices won't break your budget.

Many smart home devices are available, and they are sold across a wide range of price points. In fact, some smart home devices may require a minimal upfront investment, and the savings that they provide may quickly exceed this investment.

Of course, smart home devices may help you boost the value of your residence as well. With smart gadgets installed throughout your home, your residence may prove to be an attractive option to buyers if you ever decide to sell it. Or, if you decide to remain in your current residence, you can continue to enjoy your smart home gadgets for years to come.

4. Smart home devices can help protect your residence.

Smart security cameras are available that make it simple to monitor your residence on your smartphone or tablet. Meanwhile, these cameras allow you to track activity outside of your home and limit the risk of theft or property damage.

Some smart security cameras also may allow you to lower your home insurance costs. Insurers may provide discounts based on home security investments, and as such, smart security cameras may allow you to reduce your home insurance expenses in the foreseeable future.

Clearly, there are many reasons why homeowners choose smart house devices. By reviewing the smart home devices at your disposal, you are sure to find some that will serve you well.

About the Author

Naomi McClure


I’m excited to tell you a little about myself.  I am a wife, mother of 4 and grandmother of 11! I grew up on the East Coast and have lived in the San Fernando Valley and the Santa Clarita Valley for the last 27 years and I’m proud to call this area home!

I have worked for 25 years in television production and have had the opportunity to meet many wonderful people.  That career gave me the financial ability to buy and sell many properties on a personal level, both as homes and as investments. I have gone through the real estate transaction process many times and I know firsthand that it can be daunting. But I believe every person or family should have the chance to have a home where they can feel safe, secure, loved and comfortable. It is my goal to guide you through the buying or selling process smoothly and confidently. For you, having an agent who cares and is passionate about helping people makes all the difference.

I strive to live my life with honesty, integrity, knowledge, and courage. My faith teaches me that we are all equals, regardless of our personal situations. Combining those factors means it’s my job to give you the best service possible while treating you with the utmost respect, attention, and courtesy.

Our lives are wonderful, interesting, surprising journeys. Sometimes they are joyful; other times we face challenges we never could have expected. In my opinion, no matter where life leads us, the best journey takes us home.

I would be honored to be a part of your journey!