The automatic and electronic control of household features, activity, and appliances. Various control systems are utilized in this residential extension of building automation.
Some components of an automated home may include the centralized control of security locks on doors and gates, appliances, windows, lighting, surveillance cameras and HVAC systems (heating, ventilation and air conditioning). The advantage of an automated home is the ease with which functionality can be managed on an array of devices: desktop, laptop, tablet or smartphone.
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