By staying connected to your house via smartphone, tablet or PC, you can control your lighting and temperature at any time, from anywhere. This means it’s simple to reduce both your carbon footprint and monthly utility bills.
I didn’t know, for instance, that DIMMING a bulb can help it last 20 times longer; did you?
And that heating and cooling make up to 56% of the average household’s energy bill.
It appears that you can save on insurance costs too, with the average person getting a generous reduction of 20% on their annual bill.
By using home automation to control energy consumption, your electric bill can be cut by as much as 15 percent. Combined with insurance savings, My Alarm Centre reckon you could save up to $1,352 a year.
Not to mention the benefits to the planet and environment at large.
Take a look at the infographic and let me know what you think:
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