Professional installation is included in the price—just $99 for Black Friday—even if you don’t already have the necessary wiring in place.
With models based on Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, and others to come, we’ll help you find just the right model.
Smart, motorized shades and blinds cost a pretty penny, but do they ever bring the wow.
Wood blinds look more elegant than fabric shades, but their greater mass limits the onboard motor in this smart model to tilting the slats—you’ll need to raise and lower the blinds by hand.
Streaming 16-bit FLAC files for just $8 per month could make this a phenomenal deal, even if it’s not direct competition for Qobuz and Tidal.
In-wall lighting controls bring convenience, security, luxury, and sophistication into your home.
This motorized smart shade protects your privacy without blocking any light or your view.
We'll help you find the best wireless speakers for pairing with your smartphone or tablet—whatever your budget, and whatever music floats your boat.
Amazon still has the best speaker for smart home control, but it still trails Sonos and Google in musicality.
This addition to the outdoor Hue line will really draw attention to your garden (so make sure your plants look their best).
Philips takes its Hue smart lighting outdoors with this elegant and well-built pathway light.
Fires can be devastating, but water damage is a far more common risk. These smart devices will alert you if your home springs a leak, so you can take action quickly.
Music is not its forte, but this inexpensive gadget packs plenty of value into its small footprint.
There are better soundbars at this price, but none that incorporate a quality media streamer.
There isn’t much in the way of innovation here, but the price is nice.
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