So many homes across the land use antiquated devices like those old window-mounted mercury thermometers to monitor temperatures. And that rusty eyesore only shares a little bit of information compared to the information you could have. In this day and age of smart technology, there’s a much better way to get all your weather-related informatRead More
For most of us, we spent at least three quarters of our lives indoors. While it’s nice to be able to create private spaces to feel safe and comfortable in stormy weather, living indoors is not without its dangers. Biggest among these dangers is the poor quality of air we (mostly) unknowingly breathe in, day after day.
It’s difficult to detect and impossible to see the many pollutants that are often present in indoor air. That’s why we need to monitor the air we breathe with a device like the Foobot Indoor Air Quality Monitor | See On Amazon.Read More
Is the Awair Glow a smart plug trapped in an air quality monitor? Or is it an air quality monitor trapped in a smart plug? We may never know…
Either way, the Awair Glow is a fairly unique smart home gadget with some cool tricks up its sleeve. But does it work as advertised? Does it provide accurate readings? Is it a hassle to install and configure?
In this review, I’ll do my best to answer those questions, and more. When you’re done reading this review, you’ll know exactly what to expect from this air quality monitor.Read More
Levoit sent me their LV-PUR131S smart air purifier free of charge so I could review it. I’ve been using it for three weeks and here’s what I think:
I like it. It’s definitely the quietest air purifier I’ve ever owned, which makes it ideal for my bedroom. It comes in a great looking case and is super easy to use and maintain.
It doesn’t come with any advanced filtration gimmicks. Instead, it uses the same proven filtration methods that most other purifiers use.
However, it does include WiFi which effectively makes it a smart air purifier. The app is responsive and the WiFi connection is reliable. Integration with my Alexa was easy and surprisingly useful.Read More