Home Improvement

Dated: May 5 2021

Views: 352


3 Ways to Save Money with Smart Home Gadgets


Most smart home devices were created to make life easier, automating everyday tasks and giving you the ability to take care of your home remotely. But these gadgets are more than just convenience—many can also be used to lower your energy bills and save you money.

Lower Your Energy Bills

A smart thermostat helps you save money and energy by making proactive decisions about heating and cooling based on your temperature preferences and habits. Not only will you be able to control your heating or cooling remotely, many energy companies offer rebates and discounts for customers who install a smart thermostat.

Use Less Electricity

Smart plugs are one of the easiest and most cost-effective ways to invest in smart home technology. These internet-connected plugs can be used to switch off devices on a timer or manually via a smartphone app, so you can make sure things are powered down when you're away from home.

Cut Down on Food Waste

If you’re in the market for a new fridge, a smart refrigerator can be used to prevent food waste and lower your grocery bills. With small cameras mounted inside, you can see what’s in your fridge at all times. Some models even allow you to input the expiry dates on certain products, alerting you when something is about to go bad.

Put my expertise to work for you!

Ask me how investing in smart home technology can save you money and boost the overall value of your home.

Blog author image

Kathleen Sturba

As a real estate agent since 2007 and as a broker since 2018, Kathleen Sturba has distinguished herself for her great dedication and strong passion for ensuring her clients have the best experience po....

Latest Blog Posts

Negotiating Offers

HELPING YOU WITH YOUR HOME SALENEGOTIATING OFFERSUpon receipt of a valid offer to purchase, there are several considerations and negotiating nuances to understand before you provide acceptance. As

Read More


HELPING YOU WITH YOUR HOME SALEMARKETINGA comprehensive marketing plan, customized to your home, will give it maximum exposure and the attention it deserves. As your chosen real estate professional,

Read More

Pricing Your Home

HELPING YOU WITH YOUR HOME SALEPRICINGDetermining the right asking price is the most critical factor to the success of your home sale. As your chosen real estate professional, I will:✔ Help you

Read More


HELPING YOU WITH YOUR HOME SALELISTINGEntering into a Listing Agreement is the first formal step in marketing your home to prospective buyers. As your chosen real estate professional, I will:✔

Read More