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A new survey of homebuilding industry professionals by Utopia reveals the smart home tech features that builders offer as standard and upgrade options.

Building science expert CR Herro outlines the most crucial factors to building—and marketing—healthy homes.

With the new integration, customers can use the dynamic display on Orro’s smart light switches to control their favorite audio content on their Sonos speakers.

Orro app now provides control of other smart home devices from leading professional and consumer device manufacturers.

As a builder, the only thing worse than not offering smart home technology is doing so and no one knowing about it. This is a marketing failure, and it’s easily avoidable.

This latest Orro integration allows homeowners to have seamless control and access to Nest thermostats and doorbells from any Orro Switch throughout the home–creating a single unified smart home system with advanced, intelligent ambient control.
 

Times have changed. A generation ago, smart home technology gained momentum as an exciting add-on to custom homes, viewed as a nice-to-have and an attention grabber for people with disposable income. Now, it’s a must-have for the mainstream. How can you get ahead of the shift?

Please take 7 minutes to complete our 2021 Smart Home Technology Survey.