What are “residential technologies” these days? One example is technology that provides access to the house, which could mean anything from a garage door remote to a full smart home solution, which allows you to secure your entire property with a single click or voice command. This article will attempt to take a more pragmatic approach to residential technology, based on the functionality you want in a home. Future articles will look more specifically at security, audiovisual, smart home gadgets, the IoT home and wiring.
The best way to approach the use of residential technologies is to consider what functionality the residents of the home require.