If you have heard the term home automation, and you are now interested in learning more, here is your chance. Home automation, which includes both very simple tasks and really complex ones, is a way to make your life simpler by making your home smarter.
Here is how you can get started with home automation, even if you know pretty much nothing about it and you have never tried it before.
1. Think about your holiday lighting
In fact, you might have already performed a simple home automation task before, without even realizing it. If you have used an analog timer to control your holiday lighting, this is a simple form of home automation.
Analog timers can also be used for other things. For example, you can program one to turn a lam...