Home Tech

The future is now: these smart homes showcase how cutting-edge home tech can serve the modern lifestyle. From security systems to smart lighting to intelligent kitchen appliances, these tech-savvy homes inspire us to integrate smart home solutions into our own living spaces.

On a Peaceful Wooded Lot, a Futuristic Toronto Home is Buzzing with Smart Tech
On a Peaceful Wooded Lot, a Futuristic Toronto Home is Buzzing with Smart Tech
In a leafy Toronto neighborhood, a Cor-Ten–clad family home is wired for the future.
 - 3 years ago
Smart Tech Makes this Modern Home Ultra Energy Efficient
Smart Tech Makes this Modern Home Ultra Energy Efficient
Using a combination of passive design principles and active technologies, LGA Architectural Partners forges a smart, energy-efficient Toronto home designed for aging-in-place.
 - 4 years ago
Home Smart Home
Home Smart Home
Energy-monitoring and smart technologies have set up shop in the home, transforming machines for living into veritable living things—with all the bells, whistles, frills, and...
 - 8 years ago
How to Integrate Smart Lighting into Your Home
How to Integrate Smart Lighting into Your Home
The firm OneButton specializes in creating custom technology solutions for spaces ranging from offices to residences. Designer Katherine Boorman tackles connected lighting at home.
 - 4 years ago
The Starter Guide to Assembling Your Smart Home
The Starter Guide to Assembling Your Smart Home
Home automation expert and director of marketing at Leviton Greg Rhoades shares what to prepare, what to consider, and what to avoid when connecting your home.
 - a year ago
5 Key Elements of Smart Home Functionality
5 Key Elements of Smart Home Functionality
As technology becomes smarter, the natural evolution is to connect devices in our homes to help us lead more comfortable, secure, and efficient lives.
 - a year ago
A Day in the Life of a Smart-Home Voice Assistant
A Day in the Life of a Smart-Home Voice Assistant
We asked three super-users to share their voice histories.
 - a year ago
11 Smart Home Devices For an  Efficient Home
11 Smart Home Devices For an Efficient Home
If you're looking to make your home work more efficiently and reduce energy costs, the smart home market has a lot to offer.
 - a year ago
This Smart Home Sets a Powerful New Standard For Sustainability
This Smart Home Sets a Powerful New Standard For Sustainability
The energy-efficient Silicon Valley home that architect Dan Spiegel designs for his parents responds to their lifestyles, the site, and the local climate in a fresh interpretation...
 - a year ago