Frequently Asked Questions - Home Automation Kit
Answers From Z-Wave Experts
Below are the most frequently asked questions and answers about Z-Wave Home Automation Kit. If you still have questions, please ask one of our experts here.
How exactly does a smart home work?
In any smart home or business, automated devices run on a wireless network that’s separate from any WIFI signal. A range of automated home options are available to today’s user, but the majority of home automation kits feature lightweight controllers or hubs which send out a wireless signal that easily links to a range of wireless devices. The Nexia Z-Wave Starter Bundle, for example, marries Z-Wave wireless technology with Nexia innovation for a smart home automation kit that’s robust, agile, and highly functional in any smart business or home.
Once you’ve set up your wireless network (something you can often do on your own, or you can enlist the help of a local wireless provider), you’ll hook up the controller or hub, which will function as the brain of your smart home. When the controller is up and running, you’ll find you can easily add devices one by one, from thermostats and switches to door locks, motion sensors, and much, much more. In fact, you’ll be amazed at what a simple home automation kit can do – how much money it can save, for example, and how much peace of mind you’ll discover it ensures.
Your devices will be able to detect when you’re home and when you’re out, acting accordingly to lower or raise the temperature, turn on lights, activate fans and switches, and even turn the stereo on - all to maximize comfort and energy savings. With a smart home, you’ll never need to run home from work to turn down the heat. You’ll never wonder whether you locked the doors. With today’s sleek, easy-to-use smart technology, you’ll find that most smart devices easily sync with your preferred smart device and come paired with companion apps for optimal functioning.