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Upgrade My Life, Alexa: 4 Great Reasons to Invest in a Home Smart Assistant

  In an age of rapidly changing technology, doing things like programming in temperature changes and monitoring your home security from afar are pretty par for the course. Fortunately, having a smarter home is even easier these days with Alexa, which was created by Amazon in 2014 as a smart home assistant. If you’re looking… Continue reading Upgrade My Life, Alexa: 4 Great Reasons to Invest in a Home Smart Assistant

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The Tech Estate: 4 High Tech Startups That Are Improving the Real Estate Experience

 The real estate process may be full of manual procedures, like finding the right lender and submitting all the financial paperwork, but progress is being made in the market. Whether you’re getting prepared to sell or are planning on buying a home in the near future, here are some technology startups that may be able… Continue reading The Tech Estate: 4 High Tech Startups That Are Improving the Real Estate Experience

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Reduce Your Home’s Carbon Footprint With These Energy-Saving Tips

Do you believe that humans are changing the climate? As of today, the debate over carbon dioxide and climate change continues to rage. But regardless of your political standpoint, there’s always a case for reducing electricity use. Because who doesn’t like saving money, right? Let’s explore a few ways that you can save energy while… Continue reading Reduce Your Home’s Carbon Footprint With These Energy-Saving Tips

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5 Futuristic, Internet-Connected Home Upgrades That You Can Install This Fall

The future is now! You may know that there are already many smart (Internet-connected) appliances and items that you can use to update your home for the connected age. But for your reading pleasure, here are five of them already on the market. Energy Efficiency: The Smart Thermostat One of the first smart home upgrades… Continue reading 5 Futuristic, Internet-Connected Home Upgrades That You Can Install This Fall

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Buying a Solar-Powered Home? Watch Out for These Symptoms of Future Problems

Solar-powered homes are becoming more commonplace, and are an excellent step in the right ecological direction. That said, there are some aspects to consider if you’re thinking about investing in solar energy. Read on for some salient points about living by the sun. The Sun And The Economy As solar power has grown in popularity,… Continue reading Buying a Solar-Powered Home? Watch Out for These Symptoms of Future Problems