Plan your smart home

We offer bespoke automation solutions to fit your lifestyle and needs. Whether you seek to automate a single room in an apartment, or if you are constructing your dream home - OR “ for multi-apartments of 100s and 1000s of flats” this questionnaire will help you identify the automation features that you will enjoy and use regularly. Based on your feedback we will connect with you to explore possibilities and discuss budgets and estimates.

Planning guide

    About your goals

  • What do you want to achieve with your automation project?
  • Update the look of your home or business
  • Update the look for resale purposes
  • Improve the function of your home or business
  • Incorporate energy efficiency
  • Provide added security
  • Access and control from anywhere

    What do you want to control?

  • Home theatre/Entertainment
    • I’m interested in controlling all of my devices with a single remote
    • Using my remote to also control other functions in the home (lights, curtains, security)
    • I’m interested in controlling my TV from my smartphone or tablet device
    • Pausing my TV shows automatically if the doorbell rings
    • Accessing media from the cloud to stream movies or TV shows
  • Whole house audio
    • Listening to music from anywhere in my home or business
    • Enabling multiple people listening to varying music in different rooms at the same time
    • Controlling my music from a touch screen interface
    • Streaming music directly from my phone throughout my Audio System
    • Accessing music from the cloud (Google Play, Pandora, etc.)
  • Lighting
    • Turn off all my lights at the touch of a button
    • Dim lights automatically when a movie starts
    • Have my blinds controlled with my same lighting controls
    • Have certain lights to be controlled automatically based on time of day
    • Control my lights from my smartphone or tablet device
  • Comfort (heating and cooling)
    • I would like to be able to control my temperature settings from any device
    • Put my house into "Away" mode with one button, saving me energy while I'm away
    • Have my Curtains/Blinds to raise and lower automatically, based on time of day, to conserve energy
    • Set my house to the perfect temperature as I wake up every morning
  • Security and monitoring
    • Control my alarm system through my integrated IFS Smart Home system
    • Automated door locks that automatically lock and unlock with my security code
    • Cameras tied into my system for secure monitoring and control
    • Receive an alert on my phone if any door is left opened
    • Check on and control my home from anywhere
  • Communication
    • Communicate with people in different rooms through an intercom
    • Have the ability to see who is at the front door and speak with them over the intercom
    • Receive an alert if my house detects a water leak or gas leak
    • Receive an alert when my front door/garage door is opened
    • Receive an alert if my smoke detector is low on charge

FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the minimum requirement to install wireless Home Automation system?

You just need a Wi-Fi router with an internet connection to setup wireless Home Automation system. This is the only requirement.

What do you mean when you say wireless Home Automation system is totally wireless?

When we say totally wireless, we really mean it. Wireless Home Automation system products are not shipped with any cables or adapters. You either plug in the devices directly into power sockets or they run on battery. Wireless Home Automation system HUB, which is our central controller, is a pluggable device and connects to your Wi-Fi router using Wi-Fi.

I don’t want to invest a lot of money till I understand the product and my needs. Is that possible?

Yes of course. Wireless Home Automation system has been designed to give you that flexibility. And you don’t have to spend big bucks to get started. Buy our affordable starter kits which come pre-configured. Once you know the product, you can purchase additional devices based on your requirements. Adding a new device to your existing kit is very easy. This flexibility allows you to pay for only what you need and when you need.

What happens when internet is down?

Wireless Home Automation system devices operate even without internet connectivity, as long as your phone is connected to the local Wi-Fi network. Only limitation is that you cannot control your devices from outside.

What happens when there is a power cut?

Only devices which need a power back-up is your wireless Home Automation system HUB and the Wi-Fi router. Since all the security devices are battery operated, your house will remain secured as long as HUB and Wi-Fi router are on a power back-up. A low cost PC power backup can support both HUB and the router for more than 10 hours of power cut.

Will there be a recurring cost for wireless Home Automation system products?

There is no recurring cost for the wireless Home Automation system products. Our APP will allow you to control and monitor your devices for the lifetime once you purchase them. In future, we do plan to introduce advanced features which will be chargeable. You could choose to subscribe to them if you find them useful.

Wouldn’t installing wireless Home Automation system increase my internet bill?

We have developed the complete end-to-end technology which is highly optimized for data transmission. The total data transfer (upload/download) by wireless Home Automation system HUB would be less than 50MB/month, which is insignificant to impact your internet bill.

What is the range of wireless Home Automation system HUB?

This is where our technology stands out compared to any other existing low power wireless communication. Our patented RF protocol provides a line-of-sight range of more than 1000 feet. This means your devices will be able to talk to the HUB from any corner of the house, behind multiple walls, without any issues. You would also be able to check the signal strength of each device from the APP just like your mobile phone signals.

Aren’t the electromagnetic waves emitted by your product harmful for human body?

Electromagnetic waves can be harmful if the energy in them is very high e.g. a cellphone tower. Wireless Home Automation system products use very low energy electromagnetic waves for communication, at least 10 times lower than the energy emitted by a mobile phone. Hence they are very safe.

Are Wireless Home Automation system products secure?

We take security very seriously. We have engineered a solution that safeguards your information and ensures that only you, or those to whom you grant access, will have the ability to control your devices. We use state-of-the-art encryption between devices and our HUB; our HUB and our cloud service; and between our mobile applications and our cloud service.

If battery of a device dies suddenly, wouldn’t my home’s security be compromised?

Each battery operated device monitors its battery at a regular interval. It can accurately tell when the battery is going to be discharged. The battery health status for any device can be directly seen from the APP. But more than that, the device will proactively send alerts to the user to replace the battery. You would get enough reminders to replace the battery before it dies down.

If my Wireless Home Automation system devices get stolen, can someone use them?

Once wireless Home Automation system devices are linked to your account, nobody else can use them. If you want to re-sell or give away your devices, you will have to transfer the ownership using the APP for someone else to use your devices