Other Tools of the Trade...
Other Must Haves:
Mint: When you’re on top of your money, life is good. Mint helps you effortlessly manage your finances in one place.
Ubiquiti UniFi Dream Machine: includes everything you need for a small-scale wired or Wi-Fi network. It's easy to use and still offers all the benefits of UniFi for homes and businesses.
Govee WiFi Water Sensor:Adjustable Alarm and App Alerts, Leak and Drip Alert with Email, for Home, Basement
Sonos One: Voice Controlled Smart Speaker With Amazon Alexa Built-In
Bose Noise Cancelling Headphones: Noise-Cancelling, with Alexa voice control.
SnapPower GuideLight for Outlets: Electrical Outlet Wall Plate with LED Night Lights - Automatic On/Off Sensor
August Smart Lock: locks and unlocks your doors, create virtual keys for guests, and keep track of who comes and goes, all from your iOS or Android smartphone.
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