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.
Gill was over-worked. Vic was a tech sceptic. But it didn’t take them long to realise smart tech could make their lives far simpler. From using Hive Motion Sensors to smart washing machines, the daily chores soon became effortless. The house is running smoother and Gill and Vic are loving it.
Amber sees a scenario where Hive Active Heating™ could be invaluable...
Today, Simba learns how to set the robot vacuum about its daily chores
Gill's told Simba not to go in the lounge – and her Hive Door Sensor is watching
Find out how Amber's been using her Hive Motion Sensors
The results are pleasantly surprising.
Today, Amber’s on a mission to find out.
The smart TV opens up a new world of entertainment for Vic and Gill
Someone got in at 2.30am on Sunday, didn’t they Tiago?
Is this the most relaxing way to do the washing ever?
Just a few simple steps to put a wash on remotely – using your wifi.
How well will a smart washing machine cope with a paint-spattered t-shirt?
Gill and daughter Amber think smart Hive Active Plugs™ are cool - but how do they work?