The connected home: designing and building technology into today’s new homes

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The spectrum of connected homes

Technology has changed the world beyond recognition, both in the workplace and in our ‘connected homes’. Connectivity to the Internet, at ever-faster speeds, is becoming increasingly important. This presents both opportunities and challenges for today’s designers and house builders.

This guide describes the spectrum of connected homes, from present technology to future applications. It gives guidance to designers and house builders on what they need to do to make their homes ready for the future as well as fit for today.

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