Can smart tech really save you time, money and energy? Make life easier? We gave three families the latest home tech, from robot vacuum cleaners to smart meters, and asked those very questions. Welcome to Smart Street.
How many times have you left the iron on? For Amy and Sean, the answer is probably far too many times! But, with a house full of smart tech, they no longer need to worry. From their Hive Active Plug™ to the smart TV, find out how living with smart tech has brought some fun but practical perks to their lives at home.
Sean and Amy are taking a look at how much they've spent in energy recently
Find out how Amy warms up her house - while she's on the way home from work
Ever walked out the house and forgotten to turn the hair straighteners off? Worry no more.
Join Amy on a tour of the Hive Motion Sensors fitted in her house
After a tricky set-up, Amy's smart toothbrush does a thorough job.
Sean turns the heating on without leaving the spot.
Sean and Amy aren’t quite sure it’s all worth it.
Amy’s streaming pictures to the smart TV – it’s a channel of her own
Don’t worry Sean, the smart washing machine has your back.