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Behind The Vents - Building Our Own IoT Platform

Behind The Vents - Building Our Own IoT Platform

From open source packages to smart home hubs to SaaS platforms, these days there is no shortage of pre-packaged solutions to choose from when building...

All About Execution Part II: Making the Smart Filter

All About Execution Part II: Making the Smart Filter

Welcome to Part II of our series about building the Smart Filter. We’ve been writing about the Smart Filter a lot lately. Can you blame...

All About Execution Part I: Inspiration and Motivation to Build the Smart Filter

All About Execution Part I: Inspiration and Motivation to Build the Smart Filter

  Vents are filthy. We’ve been pulling old vents from walls and replacing them with shiny new robo vents for over a year now and...

Nest and Future Smart Vent Integrations

Nest and Future Smart Vent Integrations

This is an updated version of our August 2015 post with the same title, originally posted on Medium.  We’ve said it before: integration is good and...

Manufacturing The Smart Vent: Making It Work

Manufacturing The Smart Vent: Making It Work

Most people have no idea what goes into making the products they know and love. As a company dedicated to improving lives through hardware, we...

Keen Home's Arbor faceplate - Mathematics, Lasers and Designing Like Nature

Keen Home's Arbor faceplate - Mathematics, Lasers and Designing Like Nature

The road to a customer-ready Arbor faceplate has been longer than we’d hoped, but we’re getting ready to produce. Lesson: working with wood can be...

Air purification and the next frontier of smart home comfort

Air purification and the next frontier of smart home comfort

If you were at CES 2016 and had an opportunity to drop by the Keen Home booth you probably noticed a new product on display....

Manufacturing the Smart Vent: Floor Rating

Manufacturing the Smart Vent: Floor Rating

  Air vents are typically installed in three locations: the wall, the ceiling, and the floor. That last one requires special consideration. Unlike wall and...

SmartThings and Smart Vents

SmartThings and Smart Vents

  If you are unfamiliar with SmartThings, it is a platform that connects hundreds of smart devices together and gives its community members the tools to...

What’s a Smart Bridge?

What’s a Smart Bridge?

If you have smart home devices or are considering turning your home into a smart home, you’re probably aware that you need a smart bridge — a...

Manufacturing The Smart Vent: Batteries Included

Manufacturing The Smart Vent: Batteries Included

Most people have no idea what goes into making the products they know and love. As a company dedicated to improving lives through hardware, we...

Manufacturing The Smart Vent: Good, Fast, Cheap — Choose Two

Manufacturing The Smart Vent: Good, Fast, Cheap — Choose Two

Most people have no idea what goes into making the products they know and love. As a company dedicated to improving lives through hardware, we...

Manufacturing The Smart Vent: Why China Is Essential

Manufacturing The Smart Vent: Why China Is Essential

Most people have no idea what goes into making the products they know and love. As a company dedicated to improving lives through hardware, we...

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