When we talk about the smart home, many people think that it is not a simple smart home solution, but it’s actually simpler than we thought. You haven’t started preparing for how to take care of your home whilst you’re away, now is the time to start. Especially when it comes to smart devices and home assistants. We’ve got them comin’ out our eyeballs, and you can find out more below to see just exactly how you can prepare for springtime.
5 SwitchBot smart home device ideas for starting.
Maybe, you’re not quite sure exactly how the smart devices above can help you automate home life, or are a little new to SwitchBot or smart homes in general, then take a few minutes and keep reading below to find out exactly what our wonderful smart home product line can do.
What exactly is SwitchBot Hub Mini?
SwitchBot Hub Mini is pretty much what it says it is. A hub (now a mini one) that enables you to connect your smart devices and appliances together around your home and allows you to connect to devices not just by using Bluetooth, but also via the cloud. You can also streamline everything into one app and control devices with ease. You could say Hub Mini is the heart of your SwitchBot home, aww.
What is SwitchBot Hub Mini used for?
SwitchBot Hub Mini helps you automate devices and gives you that all-important remote access. What’s more, you’re also able to control devices by using third-party services like Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, and more.
If you’ve never heard of or used Hub Mini before, here are a few examples of how you can use it:
1. App or voice commands with SwitchBot Hub Mini to control your TV/AC.
2. App or voice commands with SwitchBot Hub Mini and SwitchBot bot to control switches throughout your home.
3. App or voice commands with SwitchBot Hub Mini and SwitchBot Curtain to control your curtains.
Wanna see how SwitchBot Hub Mini works? You can check the link below:
What is Switchbot Bot used for?
Ever wanted to turn off switches automatically? Forgot to turn the lights off when you’ve just got ready to sleep? All you need is one Bot. SwitchBot Bot is here to help you automate any button and can help you live a more automated life no matter where you place it around the home.
How exactly does the bot work? Click the link below and find out:
What is SwitchBot Contact Sensor?
SwitchBot Contact Sensors comprise two components that are fixed close to each other on things such as doors and windows. You can place Contact Sensor anywhere in your home, including on refrigerators, pet cages, drawers, or windows and doors.
It is super compact and easy to install.
More importantly, SwitchBot Contact Sensor can even recognize movement through its built-in motion sensor when you leave your house when you attach it to the inside of any door.
Pair Contact Sensor with Hub Mini; and you’ll be able to receive real-time alerts via your smartphone when someone either: enters your home, opens the windows, or even when your pet leaves its cage (depending on where you place the contact Sensor of course).
What is SwitchBot Curtain used for?
SwitchBot Curtain can be attached to a vast range of curtains to help you automate. You are then able to control your curtains via our app, or even set up schedules to have them open automatically.
SwitchBot Curtain can also fit any curtain rail without the need for additional installation, and what’s more, you won’t need to replace your old curtains! All you need is just 30 seconds and you’re good to go.
Want to know how to make your curtains smart with SwitchBot Curtain? Click the link below to learn more:
The team here also recommends that you guys use a SwitchBot Solar Panel battery charger for SwitchBot Curtain for an even better user experience, and guess what? We’re giving one away with any purchase made below for a limited time.
What is SwitchBot Meter Plus?
We all know that thermometers and hygrometers are super useful for understanding the environment around us, but are kinda tricky to keep an eye on 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. SwitchBot Meter Plus is a perfect smart monitor to help us keep an eye on our home environment, even when you’re not around.
With our app, you can monitor your thermometer and hygrometer status in real-time and you can even place it anywhere thanks to our durable kickstand and magnet.
We offer two different types of thermometers and hygrometer monitors:
SwitchBot Meter, and SwitchBot Meter Plus.
If you are interested in how SwitchBot Meter works, check out the link below:
SwitchBot Meter Plus Pairs can also pair up perfectly with Hub Mini, SwitchBot Humidifier, and air conditioners to help automate the temperature and environment around your home.
A brief summary.
So, hopefully, this gives you all a little idea of how to get ready for your smart home! However, if, like me, you’re still a little doozy from reading through all of this, don’t worry. You can always go back to www.switch-bot.com to learn more.