Welcome to The Well Connected Home!

The WellConnectedHome highlights an average family's journey into building a home with today's technology within a budget an average family can afford.

TheWellConnectedHome was created by homeowners for homeowners. Homeowners are encouraged to write articles to share their experiences with home tech as well.

Microsoft’s Home of the Future

A look into the future, according to Microsoft. Our kitchen counters will be transformed into displays and communication centers. Heard of digital wallpaper? . . . → Read More: Microsoft’s Home of the Future

Home Automation, Where to Start?

If you’re curious or seriously considering using technology for your home, you are most likely overwhelmed by the number of choices and competing brands out there.  Home automation includes lighting controls, thermostat controls, audio and video distribution, interom, energy conservation, and more.  Where does one start?

Bascially, there are two ways you can go about beginning a . . . → Read More: Home Automation, Where to Start?

Technology from a Family's Point of View

Welcome to The Well Connected Home!  The Well Connected Home will highlight an average family’s journey into building a home with today’s technology within a budget an average family can afford.  The Well Connected Home showcases great uses of technology throughout the home that makes a family’s life more efficient, enhances security, and increases enjoyment of family interests . . . → Read More: Technology from a Family's Point of View