Can I upgrade an existing or older home with smart home technology?
Yes you can. The Silux Home system has been developed to integrate with your existing infrastructure. For most devices, you simply cut your electrical wire and reconnect through our device. This is a lot easier than it sounds and all instructions will be available with each product as video and written manuals. The other devices will be plug-and-play.

Do I have to make my whole house smart?
No you do not. The Silux Home system is modular, meaning that you can start with one device and build on as you get more comfortable with the product.

Does smart home technology work for businesses?
Yes. Although the term “Smart home” has become a common term, we prefer the term “Lifestyle automation”. As long as you have electrical appliances, your Silux Home system will be capable of integrating with them.

Are home automation systems realistic for the average homeowner?
This system has been designed in such a way that you build it to suit your requirements in the environment you are going to be using it in. This makes it realistic for individuals living in apartments, as well as individuals living in massive mansions; business owners who own a small 2 office building, as well as massive multiple story office blocks.

How long does it take to install smart home technology?
The answer to this question does depend on a number of factors, ie. how well you follow instructions, how tech-savvy you are, as well as the size of the system you are installing, however, it should take the average person between 1 and 2 hours to install a starter kit.

How can I save energy with home automation?
The Silux Home automation system allows you to not only control your lights being on and off from anywhere in the world, but also your geyser and appliances, resulting in your being able to control the amount of energy being spent in your home or company

What is Gen 1 and Gen 2?
We are constantly striving to improve our products and customer experience. In doing so we upgrade our hardware in an attempt to make life easier for you. Gen 1 and Gen 2 refers to the version of the hardware, much like an iPhone 6 or iPhone 7. Currently we have generation 1 and 2 products, however this does not mean these are the last generations to come.

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