According to a survey conducted by ERA Real Estate and HGTV, nearly half (46 percent) of consumers believe it is important that their current home or next home they purchase be equipped with smart home technology. Not only do they see the value in smart home technology for their own benefit (e.g., comfort, safety, cost-savings), but consumers also see the impact it serves for resale – more than half (51 percent) would consider installing smart home technology in their home to make it more appealing to future homebuyers.
How to Motorize your Existing Blinds in 5 Minutes
San Diego, California, US –November 10, 2014- Sia Malek, founder, introduced “EZ Wand” on Kickstarter in efforts to transform our existing window blinds. Living in a world where everything is about new technology, it is surprising that blinds have stayed untouched for so long Currently the only options on the market for creating automatic blinds are complicated and expensive which often involves retro fitting or even replacing your entire window blinds and that is why they are considered as a luxury item.
EZ Wand has transform this complicated, expensive luxury into a user friendly every day appliance, simply by replacing your existing wand and you will have a motorized, remotely controlled window blinds without the high cost.
With EZ Wand’s remote you can control up to 8 window blinds without getting out of your seat. The campaign is showcasing the product, the vision and even displaying directions for installation. The EZ Wand will work on horizontal or vertical blinds (Shown in the image above). The founder has leveraged technology to really give your house a remarkable update.
Comfort is Key: Consumers of all ages agree that they would choose to by buy a house that has automated feature such as thermostats, lighting or security systems. – This fact prompted Sia Malek to dig deeper into an affordable solution for people to automate their existing window blinds. Malek recently stated “We know there is a demand. This is not an accident that everything is suddenly becoming automated, the benefits are so tremendous that people who start to rely on their smart home will never go back.” So, this is where the founder started to envision a campaign for EZ Wand and all the possible benefits:
In order to jump-start the campaign, the EZ Wand Team is offering super low pricing. Backers can get a EZ Wand of their own for a great price, this is a limited time offer.
EZ Wand has been designed with convenience and function in every aspect. From its flawless, user-friendly design to its easy to use remote control and functions. The application of EZ Wand will seamlessly fit into consumer’s everyday life. The Kickstarter campaign gives people a really comprehensive look of what this company and product is all about. For more information, visit: LINK TO CAMPAIGN
If you cannot pre-buy, you may be able to donate, if not but you are still interested in helping, please contact the founder so they can explain how you can help. You might even be able to earn perks, just by spreading the word.
Crowdfunding enables people with a great business idea to ask the general public for the funding they need to set up or expand. The business sets a target for the money it wants to raise and explains how it will use the cash. People can then make pledges for small amounts of money in return for a reward if the target is reached.