(BPT) – Since the first Earth Day was observed 50 years ago, the day’s message has only grown in importance. For anyone wondering how they can contribute to a better tomorrow, a good place to get started is right in your home with smart, energy-saving home appliances and tools. Even small changes can ultimately make a big difference.
1. Get Your Home Connected
Many of us are guilty of forgetting to turn off the lights, air conditioning or heating before leaving the house — wasting resources and money. Thankfully, there are easy-to-use smart tools that can easily be controlled and monitored from anywhere with your smartphone.
Smart thermostats such as Nest and smart lighting like Philips Hue enable you to control the indoor temperature and lighting