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What You Need To Know Before Building Smart Home System

Just keep in mind that DIY systems leave it up to you to take action when an alarm is triggered. What follows is a rundown of the best smart devices we've tested for every room of the house. There are so many products that we've arranged them by room to help keep things organized, but that doesn't mean you can't use most of these gadgets just about anywhere. Many smart home companion apps support scheduling, so you can easily program your devices to perform a certain action at a certain time. After having a bike stolen, for instance, PCMag's editor Wendy Sheehan Donnell programmed her smart garage door to automatically close every night at a specific time. You can make your home a little more livable—and a lot more automated—by adding appliances and devices you can control from anywhere.

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