If you are looking for a quick and easy way to add a little home automation system to your appliances you might be interested in a new system called SAM, which provides both SAM plugs and SAM power strips to help to as a little control to your home.
Once installed the SAM smart home automation system can be controlled using the companion smartphone application and enables you to control the on-off state of anything plugged in to the SAM devices.
Not only does SAM allow you to add a home automation system to your lights and devices it also helps you monitor your home when you’re not around remotely checking the temperature of your house as well as finding applications that are using the most energy.
After SAM has been installed you can then set up smart rules to save your energy and reduce waste, with features such as time and date scheduling, temperature sensing, motion sensing as well as ambient light sensing. Watch the video below to learn more about this cost effective and innovative new way to control your home appliances remotely. If you are thinking of setting up a home automation system you might be interested in our Home Automation Hubs and Systems Guide.
The SAM project is currently over on the Kickstarter crowd funding website looking to raise enough pledges to make the jump from concept to production. So if you think SAM is something you could benefit from, visit the Kickstarter website now to make a pledge and help SAM become a reality.