Renovated home are getting smarter. Forty-five percent of renovators installed a smart device during the renovation process last year. The upshot: the architect and design communities are taking notice – and learning to warm to the trend.
These callouts, from surveys done by the home design and remodeling services search platform Houzz, were a couple of the eye-opening revelations provided during CE Week in New York City June 20 and 21. They were offered during a Connected Design-hosted panel at the show that addressed trends influencing home renovations – including the incorporation of smart devices into renovation planning.