Moving Your Smart Home

Moving Your Smart HomeBy Julie DeLong, A-1 Freeman Moving Group 

Moving to another house in El Paso is usually a stressful experience. You box up whatever you own and move it to a totally different spot. A great way we make a new house in El Paso feel a lot more like home is to put up our favorite things. Household furniture that's traveled with you from place to place, window coverings, and artwork all make a location seem more welcoming. However what should you do with your smart home?

Many people assume that after they move to El Paso, their smart home must be entirely re-set up in the new place. After all, it is really an all-new set of areas along with different sockets and light fixtures. And they'll have to hook up to a completely new Wi-Fi network. Right? Interestingly, this is not a fact. If you are one of the many folks who has built an enjoyably reactive smart home using bulbs along with neat devices, it is easier to move your smart home than perhaps you believe.

Here's how to do it:

1. Wi-Fi

2.Equipment by Space

3.Install by Labels

Maintain Your Wi-Fi Network through the Move to El Paso

The first thing you need is to maintain your Wi-Fi network. You could be looking at your Wi-Fi as part of your web service, that's location-based. Your Wi-Fi network is a distinct element, and it hooks up all your home gadgets. It comes from a Wi-Fi router, which includes network ports and an antenna.

Smart gizmos connect with this router plus the label you gave your local network for instance "Johnson Family Internet". If you utilize the same router and maintain the exact network name, your smart home system (hubs included) should promptly reconnect in the new spot.

Label Your Equipment by Room along with Name

The next task is to preserve how your devices are employed by room. When you use smart lights, for instance, you probably have them intuitively tagged. Stuff like "Kitchen Light" and "Bedroom Light". As you pack these bulbs (and be sure to swap out bulbs and take your smart bulbs with you!), tag them with whatever their name is in your smart home app.

The same procedure applies to every titled smart gizmos. Keep them grouped the very same way you've got them classified currently, likely by room. Using this method, you will be leaving a guideline for yourself in reinstalling your smart home in the new home. Rather than finding yourself with a mess that ought to be renamed and assigned to function once more.

Follow Your Own Guidelines

Finally, refer to the instructions you created for yourself when you arrive to the new home. To begin with, get your internet plan in place. Set up your personal Wi-Fi network precisely the way it was set up earlier so your device configurations are all still correct and don't have to be reset.

Subsequently, install the equipment in line with their labels. Put your bedroom smart light inside the socket inside your new bedroom. Set up your kitchen gadgets in the kitchen area, your media units in the living room space and so forth. Given that we typically talk to our smart houses with respect to room and functionality, theoretically getting into a new residence having the same type of rooms still works out.

When everything goes successfully, you'll not need to reassign the gadget categories and clever smart routines.


For those who have presently set up a smart residence and may be moving to El Paso in the future, moving your smart house is amazingly easy. All you must do is be sure all of the configurations operate exactly the same within your new home. And once your smart gadgets are back in place with your beloved helpful AI assistant, the new abode will certainly feel just like home.

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