Category Archives for "Your Smart Home"

The Best Prime Day Smart Home Deals

July 11, 2017

Prime Day is here, and there are a couple smart home deals. Check them all out here:

The Amazon Echo is at a historical low price of $89.99 (50% off). It has never been this cheap, not even on previous black fridays. Click here to check it out.  





This Color Bulb from the ultra popular Philips Hue line is 20% off. Click here to check it out: 





Similarly, this highly rated TP-Link Smart LED Light Bulb is available for 20% off. Click here to see it on Amazon: 



Available at $99 (usually 149), check out this extremely highly rated Bluetooth sous vide cooker here: 

For the pet lovers, the highly popular Furbo Dog Camera can be had for $169 (usually $249) . Click here to see it on Amazon: 


This highly rated Samsung UHD LEd Monitor is available for $279 (Oringally $399).




Finally, a non home-automation-related deal but good deal nonetheless. Get $5 off $15 any book with promo code PRIMEBOOKS17. Plus various lightning deals.

Other Deals



Smart Robotic Home’s favorite security camera, the Arlo Pro, is discounted on Amazon right now. Grab it on Amazon before the sale ends!


The recently announced Amazon Echo Show has a special preorder promo on Amazon right now. – preorder two and save $100. Use promo code SHOW2PACK . It will be released on June 28, 2017.




RainMachine Mini-8 2nd Generation Weather Aware Smart WiFi Irrigation Controller is available at Newegg for $134 until 5/18/2017.





Amcrest ProHD Wifi Video Security IP Camera with Two-way Audio – currently available on Amazon at a 38% discount.


Wink Hub 2 vs Samsung SmartThings

With so many new devices adding smart features, it can be tough to decide which smart hub controller you should buy, spend the time to configure, and enjoy automating your home with. Do you opt for more compatibility with more devices; do you opt for the big brand name backing your smart hub; do you look for easy to use software to make programming your automation a breeze?

Samsung SmartThings vs Vera Control VeraLite

We live in an exciting time in technological history. Gone are the days of manually turning on a light. In fact, gone are the days of manually doing many things around the house (except laundry and washing dishes, grrr…).

Chamberlain MYQ Review

The MyQ, pronounced "my queue", is our favorite garage door opener among those tested. The large square unit in the picture is the MyQ base station.