Smart home products don’t always have to include voice activation or interconnectivity within the entire home. Sometimes, the best products are ones that just make certain parts of life easier. From cleaning the house and caring for your pet to pouring the perfect glass of wine, here are the latest products sure to make your house feel like a home.
Cordless Vacuum by Oreck
With cordless convenience, this lightweight vacuum delivers up to 35 minutes of run time, converts into a hand vacuum in seconds, and offers a variety of tools for versatile cleaning. Plus, with Oreck’s POD technology, the vacuum captures dirt and dust, making for easy emptying and disposal. $512
Perfect for indoor and outdoor use, the iFetch Too will ensure your furry friend is always entertained, whether you’re home or not. With the ability to automatically shoot tennis balls 10, 20, or 45 feet, the iFetch Too will make the perfect gift for your canine companion. $199
With Aervana, all it takes is the push of a button for perfectly aerated wine delivered straight to your glass. Instant aeration gives you the freedom to enjoy wine in any environment, in any quantity, both quickly and easily. Plus, it’s the only aerator designed to keep sediment in your bottle and out of your glass. $89
At its core, ryfi allows parents to manage their kids’ time online. However, ryfi’s platform is unique since it allows parents to replace their kids’ bad habits (excessive screen time) with good ones (reading a book). Kids earn ryfi Tokens by completing chores, then spend their Tokens to unlock bonus time online (all within limits set by their parents). With ryfi, kids are excited to finish their chores, because they feel a sense of ownership and control by earning and spending their Tokens. $89
Niwa One Standard
A clean design that is easy to assemble for the gardening enthusiast. This smart garden system contains sensors (temperature, humidity, and water levels), a custom LED, and controllers, creating the perfect hydroponic experience where you can harvest fresh vegetables in your dining room. $549