If you’ve been thinking about connecting your home with smart devices but aren’t convinced that you should, you should consider the many benefits of doing so. An automated home offers convenience. If you’re busy in one room of the house, you can remotely control appliances in another. You can control the thermostat, monitor your security system, and make sure the doors are locked, even when you aren’t home. You can also keep track of energy and water usage, and use that information to save money on utility costs. Check out the devices that make a connected home a worthy investment.