If you live in an area that frequently experiences storms, you already know what can happen when you hear a loud clap of thunder. In some situations, that loud "BOOM" is followed by the power going out. Suddenly, your home is blanketed in complete darkness. A power outage can be a real downer for several reasons. Perhaps it interrupts your family fun time or prevents you from working on an important project.
Smart lighting involves the use of internet-connected wiring or lighting fixtures that you can control remotely. Below is an overview of the various forms of smart lighting and how you can benefit from the technology.
Smart Lighting Technologies
You can enjoy smart lighting systems in three main ways.
Smart Plugs: Smart plugs are just like normal plugs with the exception that they have an internet connection for remote control. You plug the smart plug into an outlet and then plug your light fixture into the smart plug.