Entries by livesmart

Stay Cool – Save Money

A reminder that with the current heat in Southern California, staying cool while saving money is more important than ever.  A simple starter system gets you the ability to control your thermostat remotely so that your home is cooling down before you get home.  And…if your plans change, you can adjust that thermostat while “on […]

Cool the House Automatically

Our focus on energy savings continues with a nifty idea to have fans come on automatically based on the environment.  Here’s how it works:  We simply monitor the outside temperature (based on your zip code) and your inside temperature (based on the thermostat).  When the outside temp drops below the inside temp, the fan comes […]

Beat The Heat

Summer is here and it’s getting hot.  You want your home cool when you’re there but don’t want to spend extra dollars to keep it that way when you’re not.  Adding a “smart thermostat” to your home is easy and will start saving you money right away.  Coming home on a hot day?  Just set […]

On-Demand Heated Water

Here’s a clever idea from a recent LiveSmart customer… They have a tankless water heater which provides hot water within 10 secs of “being turned on”.  That’s great – but the tankless system itself has to be powered on all the time – or be set to turn on at certain times.  All good, except… […]

Ever Need to Reboot the Router?

                             We all have. Maybe you just do it yourself. Maybe tech support tells you to. But what if it just did it automatically – or – with a tap of a button on your app? It’s doable. No more reaching behind […]

Who Needs Keys?

Ever leave the house and wonder if you remembered your keys?  Ever have to leave a key under the mat for someone?  We’ve all been there – but don’t have to be any longer.  Keyless locks are available to make this all a thing of the past. Instead, you get a lock (either the handle […]