The State of Home Automation: The Driving Force Behind the Global Demand

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Across the world, home automation solutions are increasingly in demand.  Nations from North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific are continuing to see a high growth rate for home automation services. Additionally, home automation systems have evolved over the years to offer complete home care and management solutions that not only help reduce a consumer’s overall power consumption, but also improve home security and safety. A consumer with home automation solutions at their disposal no longer need to worry about forgetting whether they have left the lights on when the leave their house: they can no use their smartphones to ensure that they have.

The global home automation market has been expanding at a phenomenal rate of 26.3% within a forecast period from 2013 to 2020, by the end of which the market is expected to reach US$21.6 bn. What is the reason for the rise in demand year in and year out?

Home Automation and Home Management

A major factor driving the global home automation market is the  demand from consumers for solutions that can let them run their homes in a better, more efficient way.  Users now have a wide range of home automation manufacturers to choose from. With more companies in the market of home automation, the more is spent on adverting and marketing home automation solutions, especially when major players like Amazon and Apple get involved with home automation.

Examples of some of the more popular home automation solutions include Amazon’s line of devices, Echo. The latest in this line of products, Echo Show, is being marketed as an alternative to the use of smartphones, computers, and tablets at home. The Echo range of products comes with Alexa, the voice assistant from Amazon, and these devices can help a user control multiple lights and other devices in the home, book a cab to go someplace, and even order goods off

Energy Conservation

One of the most basic purposes of using home automation systems is to achieve a higher level of energy consumption control. Efficient home automation systems allow users to maintain a close watch on their overall energy consumption, while also providing automated solutions to control their lighting and HVAC systems to maintain the least power consumption possible. Smart homes are truly smart, and will save energy and money by automating your home’s power usage.

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