Comparing smart home trends: KNX vs. Matter
In the rapidly evolving world of smart home automation, two prominent smart technologies take center stage – KNX and Matter. KNX, a tested-and-approved protocol with a robust history, is facing a promising, young brand called Matter.Read more
Embracing the Future: The Lidl Smart Home Revolution
What if there was an easy way to expand your KNX smart home without breaking the bank? In comes Lidl as a noteworthy player in the home automation market, having introduced its own range of smart home devices that are both accessible and reliable thanks to its use of the Zigbee gateway.
7 Reasons why a KNX Smart Home is totally worth it
In the fast-paced evolution of technology, our homes are becoming smarter and more connected than ever before. Among the myriad options available, KNX stands out as a reliable and comprehensive standard for home automation. In this article, we will explore why investing in a KNX smart home is not just a trend but a practical and futuristic choice.
Building a greener tomorrow with your KNX smart home
Homeowners are increasingly turning to smart home technologies not only for convenience but also as a powerful tool for sustainability. A KNX smart home, equipped with innovative automation solutions, goes beyond enhancing comfort and security – it plays a crucial role in reducing energy consumption, promoting resource efficiency, and contributing to a greener planet.
Smart home automation ideas for beginners
If you’re just starting to explore smart home technology, it can feel pretty overwhelming. There are a lot of options, like smart plugs, water detectors and smart doorbells. This guide will give you some ideas on how you can get started easily to make your home a little smarter.
Transforming holidays with smart homes: A festive tech Wonderland
It’s the most wonderful time of the year again, and this year home automation can make your holiday season even more memorable. The holidays are a time for joy, celebration, and creating lasting memories with loved ones. So why not let your smart home take off some of the pressure.
Living off grid made possible by KNX
There are many valid reasons to consider a lifestyle that's (more) off grid. As a homeowner, you'd be self-sufficient and independent from the uncertain energy industry, while also becoming significantly more sustainable.
Exploring KNX RF: The wireless formula of an automation standard
KNX RF for your wireless smart system. Its benefits? Where to start. Easy installation, flexibility, and compatibility with a wide range of devices. And thanks to its global standard, homeowners will enjoy their smart space for a long time to come, even with new emerging technologies.Read more
What you should know about selling a smart home
Smart homes definitely provide added value to their property, as their convenient nature complies with the desires of buyers. Discover how smart technology has become a differentiating factor on the current housing market.
Wishes and interests of smart homeowners in 2023
What are the desires and intentions of homeowners when it comes to integrating smart technology into their homes? Discover insights and trends in our 2023 smart home report based on insights gathered from the KNX Smart Home Planner.
A beginner's guide to retrofitting smart technology into your current home
Ready to give your home a smart makeover? Don't worry, there's no need for you to transform your current living space into something futuristic. We call it (the art of) retrofitting: installing automation technology into existing infrastructure with little impact on your interior, but even more so on your daily routines, and even energy management.
Making a scene: How to activate multiple devices simultaneously?
Welcome to the future of home automation, where living spaces come alive with the touch of a button or the sound of your voice. Today, our homes are transforming into intelligent ecosystems, and at the heart of this transformation are so-called "scenes."
The ABC's of smart home automation
ABC, it's easy as 123, but home automation terminology tends to get the best of new homeowners. We made a glossary of any and all must-knows to introduce you.
Aging in place thanks to smart technology
As we grow older, so does the wish to age gracefully and independently within the familiar comfort of our own homes. Smart home solutions have revolutionized the way we interact with our living spaces, providing innovative tools and personalized assistance to support our changing needs.