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Need a Mortise Smart Lock? This list will save you time (but not money)

A smart lock is a vital part of the smart home. Without one, your home automation project is incomplete.

The most popular smart locks are for standard deadbolt locks where the latch is separate from the deadbolt. There is no shortage of those types of smart locks.

But, if you’re looking for a mortise smart lock, your options are seriously limited. I spent some hours searching. It was a struggle, but I managed to come up with this list.

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This RGBgenie smart switch gives you complete control of colored bulbs

If you’ve read any of my previous writing on smart lighting, you probably already know that I’m a big fan of colored lighting. However, it’s a bit of a bittersweet love affair, because there isn’t really a user friendly way to control them.

There are a few smart switches that work with smart lights, but none make it simple to control color. The RGBgenie touch panel is trying to change that.

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7 Smart Air Purifiers and 6 questions to ask before you buy one

The average American spends 90% of their time indoors.

Like it or not, we are constantly breathing conditioned air. And it turns out that indoor air is usually more polluted than outdoor air because stagnant air can accumulate dust and other toxins much more quickly.

A smart air purifier cleans your air just like a normal air purifier, but also gives you real time feedback and control of your air purifier and your indoor environment.

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Here’s what you need to know about smart AC controllers

If you’ve ever wished you could control your air conditioner from the convenience of your phone, smart AC controllers are here to save the day. They give you the tools to manage the temperature of your home, whether or not you’re there. 

However, there are a wide variety of these smart switches on the market, and it’s tough to know which features are important and why. 

Here is everything you need to know about choosing the best smart air controller, plus five reviews of the best options available. In no time at all, you’ll be ready to make your air as smart as you are.

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