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February 19, 2019

Moving Your Smart Home

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

Moving to a brand new home in Little Rock is usually a jarring time. You pack up whatever you own and move it to a totally new spot. A proven way we make a different house in Little Rock seem a lot more like home is to set up our preferred things. Your furniture that's followed you from house to house, window coverings, along with decorations all help to make a location seem more inviting. However what about your smart home?

Many people believe that when they move to Little Rock, their smart home must be fully re-set up in the new residence. After all, it's an all-new group of locations with different sockets and light fixtures. And they will need to get connected to a whole new Wi-Fi network. Right? Surprisingly, this is not a fact. If you're one of the many individuals who has generated an enjoyably responsive smart home out of lights and neat gadgets, it can be quicker to move your smart home than you may realize.

Here's how to get it done:

1. Wi-Fi

2.Gadgets by Area

3.Install by Labels

Sustain Your Wi-Fi Network in the Move to Little Rock

The initial thing you need will be to maintain your Wi-Fi network. You could be thinking about your Wi-Fi as a component of your web service, that is location-based. Your Wi-Fi network is a separate thing, and it hooks up all your residence gizmos. It comes from your Wi-Fi router, which includes network ports and an antenna.

Smart gadgets hook up to this router plus the label you gave the local network such as "Johnson Household Internet". If you are using the same router and keep an identical network name, your smart home structure (hubs included) will be able to promptly reconnect in the new location.

Tag Your Devices by Room as well as Name

The next phase is to preserve the way in which gadgets are used by room. When you use smart lights, to illustrate, you most likely have them intuitively marked. Stuff like "Kitchen Light" or "Bedroom Light". As you pack up these light bulbs (and be sure to switch out bulbs and take your smart bulbs with you!), mark them with whatever their moniker is in your smart home app.

The same rule can be applied for all titled smart products. Have them classified the exact same way you have them classified now, likely by room. Using this method, you are leaving a plan for yourself when reinstalling your smart home inside the new location. Instead of winding up with a jumble that ought to be renamed and also assigned to be useful again.

Adhere to Your Own Instructions

Lastly, follow the instructions you created for yourself when you arrive to the new place. First and foremost, get your internet plan ready. Set up your very own Wi-Fi network precisely the way it was established earlier so the device options are all still correct and do not have to be reset.

Following, install the gadgets based on their tags. Put your bedroom smart light in the socket in your new bedroom. Install your kitchen equipment in the kitchen, your media units in the family room and so on. Since we tend to converse with our smart homes with respect to room and function, theoretically being in a different residence with the same kind of areas still is effective.

Provided everything goes successfully, you'll not have to reassign the device categories and clever smart routines.


Should you have currently set up a smart household and may be moving to Little Rock in the future, moving your smart house is remarkably straightforward. All you need to do is make sure all of the options work the same way in your new place. And after your smart devices are back set up with your favorite friendly AI assistant, the new place will certainly feel like home.

Moving to Little Rock soon? A-1 Freeman Moving Group will assist with big or small moves, nearby or long-distance moves. Contact us now to get started.


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