With 2015 coming to a close we’re all looking back on the best products and trends of the year. One of the biggest and most prominent themes of 2015 has been a shift in the technology industry, bringing tech gadgets out of the lab and into our lives. The year 2015 saw some truly impressive new technologies emerge in the world of Home Tech, so let’s gear up, Deco & Bloom style with the Greatest Home Tech Gadgets of 2015.
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Quirky Egg Minder Wink App Enabled Smart Egg Tray (♥ This is an Affiliate Link. ) – Amazon: This smart tray is the perfect choice for any home chef. It keeps track of how many eggs you have, whether those eggs are good or not, automatically reminds you to pick up more eggs if you are low, and is accessible anywhere through an app. This piece of home tech is truly “egg”-celent.
Lucis – Nubryte: When it comes to home automation there are few products better than the new Lucis system from Nubryte. Capable of handling your lighting, protection systems, and energy usage, as well as keep track of schedules for the whole family, and give you up to date weather updates, this system really is an all in one solution for turning your home into a smart home.
Pet Cube – Pet Cube: If you have a furry friend at home who you worry about when you are away, now you can keep track of your pets from anywhere with the Petcube. A wide angle camera combined with a laser (allowing you to play with your cat or dog from anywhere), all accessible through a simple app let you keep tabs on rover from anywhere you might be.
USB Rechargable Battery (♥ This is an Affiliate Link. ) – Amazon: Tired of finding out that you are (once again) out of batteries? These quick charging batteries are not just rechargeable, but rechargeable right there at the computer. Just plug the into an open USB port to get power back quickly and easily without bulky chargers or a trip to the hardware store.
Parrot Flower Pot – Parrot: For those of us who weren’t born with a natural green thumb this flower pot is the perfect way to grow a garden in your home. The built in plant monitor keeps track of everything from moisture to sunlight, and automatically sends you an alert when something isn’t right for your plants.
Admetior Digital Volumetric Spoon Scale (♥ This is an Affiliate Link. ) – Amazon: This handy little device is the perfect way to measure out small spices and liquids in the kitchen. With a built in weight connected to an LED screen in the handle you will never again need to guesstimate how much of an ingredient you are putting into your recipes.
Urban Garden Standard Planter – Glowpear: If you are strapped for space or time, but love gardening this handy planter is a great way to grow your own fruits and vegetables. With a built-in watering system, clean, compact design, and drip trays to help protect your home this planter will have you cultivating in no time.
Flame King YSNHTT Hybrid BBQ Temperature Tongs (♥ This is an Affiliate Link. ) – Amazon: It’s tough to beat a grilled steak, and these impressive tongs make the art of grilling simple. With a built in thermometer, you can ensure that your foods are always cooked completely, and that those tough to please customers get their steaks done exactly the way they like them.
Eco Cleaner – Yanko Designs: A portable dishwasher that washes not with water, but with ultra-sonic waves sounds like something out of the Jetsons, but this product is available now. Not only does this advanced device clean your food, it also has a compartment that holds and composts the food scraps so you can reuse it in your garden or planters.
PETLY Automatic Pet Feeder (♥ This is an Affiliate Link. ) – Amazon: This compact and convenient feeder is a great way to make sure your pets are fed while you are away. Easy to set up, light weight, and requiring no cord, this device is an excellent way to ensure that your pets are well fed while you are at work, or over a long weekend away from home.
Pronto – Pronto: If you are tired of having a million remotes around your home to control just about every device you own, then the Pronto system is exactly what you have been looking for. This smart system turns your phone or tablet into a remote that will control all of your systems, with customizable display and functions to ensure that you are getting the most out of all of your tech.
Crock-Pot Smart Wifi-Enabled WeMo 6-Quart Slow Cooker (♥ This is an Affiliate Link. ) – Amazon: Slow cookers like the Crock Pot have been a staple in many homes for years now, but this new version lets you control the device from anywhere using your smart phone. Leave a meal to cook on low all day for a nice tender roast, then turn it up on your way home to ensure that a nice hot complete meal is ready as soon as you arrive.
Philips 43PFL4609F7 – Appliances Connection: This TV is one smart buy, literally! A 43″ smart TV with full 1080P high definition, for under $450.00 is a deal that just can’t be beat. If you have been looking to make the upgrade to a new TV, now is the time to check this deal out.
Summit SPR627OS – Appliances Connection: This stylish fridge has a roomy interior, perfect for storing all manner of food and drinks, a compact digital thermometer, and adjustable glass shelves so you can customize it to store what ever you need to. It’s best feature however, is that it is designed to run outdoors, making it a great grilling or barbecuing companion.
Bulbrite LED11PAR38WW-NF-D (♥ This is an Affiliate Link. ) – 1 800 Lighting: At first look, this appears to be just another light bulb, until you learn that this is a high efficiency LED bulb, built to last around 40000 hours. The initial price point is a little high, but it’s worth it to not have to waste time and money replacing incandescent bulbs for years to come.
iRobot Looj 330 (♥ This is an Affiliate Link. ) – iRobot: If cleaning the gutters is a task that is dreaded around your home, this product could alleviate some of your fall worries. An automated gutter cleaner, this device is fully equipped with everything you need to get your gutters in tip top shape for winter. Automatic sensors will help clear the debris, and the brush behind the auger will ensure that your gutters are clean.
iRobot Scooba 450 (♥ This is an Affiliate Link. ) – iRobot: On the topic of automated cleaning tools, this smart little device is build very similarly to the automatic vacuuming robots, but with a new purpose in mind, floor scrubbing. Ideal for use on tile and hardwood floors, you can schedule your floor clean up and never have to touch a scrubbing pad again.
Wide View Sensor Mirror (♥ This is an Affiliate Link. ) – Simple Human: This smart mirror is a great way to save time in the mornings as you get ready for your day. Sensor within the mirror detect your face’s location, and adjust the lights built into the mirror to give you the best lighting. The device is portable as well, with the ability to run for up to 3 weeks on a single charge.
45 Litre Semi-Round Sensor Can (♥ This is an Affiliate Link. ) – Simple Human: For a trashcan that is anything but typical, take a look at this touchless tech. Built in sensors raise and lower the lid so that you can throw things away without ever coming into contact with the can itself, making it a fantastically sanitary option for your kitchen or bathroom this holiday season.
WeMo Light Switch (♥ This is an Affiliate Link. ) – Amazon: This simple light-switch allows you to control your lights from anywhere in your home and beyond. This neat piece of technology will make sure that you never come home to a dark home again. What is your favorite home tech gadget this year? Let us know in the comment below for a chance to win our monthly drawing.