New York – Technology in the home is becoming a huge business and with consumers craving more convenient control over various elements and features around their home there’s no better time to create new and innovative home-based tech for the market.
We take a look at just some of the tech savvy homes around the world that many home-owners will envy.
This beautifully angular modern build from UK designers David Ben Grünberg and Daniel Woolfson is a superb concept for homes of the future. This complex moving home actually shape shifts dependent on the time of the day and the weather conditions, in fact it can become 8 different homes in one. The doors shift into windows and the walls move around dependent on the climate outside which makes this one of the most environmentally sound housing efforts in our list.
This special $6 million dollar home surrounded by the Ponderosa pine forest in Colorado also comes complete with a high-tech spec to boot. This mansion features night vision cameras, thermal-imaging cameras, and a tracking system that can pick up on temperature changes allowing you to keep a ‘real-time’ eye on the property from wherever you are in the world.
The Celebrity Mobile Mansion
Actor Will Smith has money to burn and so a special high-tech mobile home is surely a given. This $2.5 million luxury moveable home is much more than just a pimped up RV and allows him to feel right at home when he’s on set. The home features a screening room, electronic doors, and even expanding sides that turn it into a double-decker domicile for both him and his family. And it can all be controlled by a special remote control system.
This environmentally conscious home in Bristol has a heat exchanging feature on the roof as well as solar panels and aluminium which will help the residents control both the temperature and sunlight levels in their home. This home has been created with sustainable technology and it’s a great home to have if you’re looking to decrease your carbon footprint.
Hdtv’s Smart Home 2013
Home-based tech is perfectly demonstrated in this incredibly cool tech savvy house. Almost everything in the home is controlled by some form of technology with a main docking station that is your main port of call for taking control of all the main features around the property.
You can control the door locks, security system, when the lights come on and go off, the heating and energy consumption, and the entertainment systems in the smart home all from the touchscreen station. You may even want to consider implementing some of these particular upgrades if you’re looking for a quick house sale or just want to add value to your property.