Upgrading to a Modern Home

Upgrading to a Modern Home

17 Ways to Modernize Your Home

Towards the end of the 20th century, you would see visions of the 21st century portrayed as technologically advanced, modernized, with easy living.

Well the 21st century has been here and yet it does not seem as those the average home has taken advantage of what the marketplace offers.

There are plenty of options that will help you to modernize your home, and while not all of these are meant for landlords, some can be helped to increase the value of a rental home and bring in more money for your business.

Here is a list of 17 monder upgrades:

1. Headman from Sony

To help you relax and be entertained, headman by Sony offers a 3D head mounted personal display with 5.1 channel surround sound.

2. Holographic Televisions

Tired of the two dimensional work, you can go 3D with no glasses needed.

3. Somnus-New Bed

This bed has a built in projector with multimedia and internet connectivity.

Want it a little darker? Just use the retractable power curtains and set some mood lighting.

4. Smart Window

Who said a window was just for letting light into your home.

This transparent touchscreen widow has a one way mirror on the outside with digital blinds.

5. LED Ceiling

This ceiling is not only made with LED’s but is drawable too.

6. Solar Roof Shingles

Efficient and multi purposed. These shingles not only operate as a roof for the exterior of your home and withstand high winds, but these shingles can also product 13-17 watts of electricity.

7. Microsoft Home Control System

A complete full computerized home that is futuristic and efficient.

8. Self-Driving Cars

The name says it all.

9. Memory Coffee Maker

Offering hand print recognition, it saves your preferences in memory. Have that perfect cup each time.

10. The Nest Learning Thermostat

You are able to control your home from your phone. Your schedule can also be learned based on behaviors and program itself. This can result in the lowering of your heating and cooling bills up to 20%.

11. Cardok Futuristic Pop-Up Garage

This new age garage lifts out of the ground when operated electronically and has a hydraulic platform that can be hidden under a water feature flower bed, or patch of gravel.

You can even out a second car on it. It is more secure than a driveway or normal garage while giving your vehicle protection from the elements.

12. Electric Snow Melting System

This system can be installed on concrete, asphalt, or mortar. It is prompted by air or ground based sensors.

13. Honda Miimo

A robotic lawnmower with maximum perimeter cut of 500m. It charges itself and works within a boundary wire.

14. Intelligence Toilet

This smart toilet records your weight, BMI, blood pressure, and blood sugar levels.

It has a bidet, air dryer, and heated seat. The information collected transfers to your computer via WIFI.

15. Self-Sterilizing Door Handle

A UV light is employed that sterilizes the door handle.

16. Modern Security

Monitors everything from the front door from hundreds of miles away. Includes a real time alarm notification via text message, emails, and live video feed.

17. Lockitron Keyless Entry

A keyless entry via smartphone and instantly shares access with your friends and family.

It is compatible via any smartphone and even text messages.

Posted on Jun 17, 2013


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