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.

Throw Away the Key to Your Front Door!

Yale real Living Keyless Entry locks allow for a convenient way to unlock your doors without fumbling for your keys. Multiple people can have their own codes to access the door. With a ZigBee or Z-Wave controller, you can even remotely lock and unlock doors, find out when someone has opened a lock, or even program settings so the lights and music turns on once the lock has been opened. . . . → Read More: Throw Away the Key to Your Front Door!

Getting Better Sound from Your TV

The Boston Acoustics T-Vee 10 Home Theater gives your TV sound a boost in volume and bass for a reasonable price. . . . → Read More: Getting Better Sound from Your TV

Win a Western Digital Home Networking Media Bundle, valued at $400!

 

Along with our sister site, the WellConnectedMom.com, we are excited to give away a Western Digital Home Networking Media Bundle to help secure your home with high bandwidth wireless access, add to disk space or back up your favorite media files and documents, and stream online movie options like Netflix, Hulu Plus, and more.

Western Digital is . . . → Read More: Win a Western Digital Home Networking Media Bundle, valued at $400!

Getting More Control in Your Home in 2013

Control4 provides a robust home automation solution where you can start small and grow with your needs with regards to controlling your home theater, lights, locks, and more. . . . → Read More: Getting More Control in Your Home in 2013

Future Home Technology for the Kitchen

Curious to see what futuristic technologies will be making their way into your home? Learn about the new smart appliances and cool kitchen technologies. . . . → Read More: Future Home Technology for the Kitchen

Smart Appliances from CES2011

Smart appliances are getting smarter and provide conveniences for consumers such as connected tech support, text messaging, and Smart Grid management. . . . → Read More: Smart Appliances from CES2011

Five Top Trends in the Future of TV

TV is evolving, but where is it headed? Is the marriage of TV and the Internet inevitable? How will out TV’s deliver for personalized content? Trends from Television 3.0 conference in Los Angeles. . . . → Read More: Five Top Trends in the Future of TV

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