Universal Design Vs. Accessible Design: What is the Difference?
Great Design should be part of every home, and 2 schools of thought have emerged. Everybody is talking about Universal Design, which is changing both commercial and residential construction for the better. Focused on principle of universal use, Universal Design dramatically improves the use by everyone, children, people with disabilities, the aging population, and everyone in between. However, Accessible Design, is amazingly personal, and can create a personal environment specific for your needs. Which one is better and how are they different?
Controlling Your Home with Your Voice Using Amazon Echo and Alexa
Amazon Echo and Alexa enabled products work with devices such as lights, switches, thermostats, and more, that you can control using your voice. Ask Alexa to open a door, switch on a lamp, turn on the fan, dim the lights, or increase the temperature.