A couple neat features of the Benchmark homes is the double sided fireplace in the backyard and the Nest programmable energy-efficient thermostat. Articles I have read suggest that we are about 5 years away from having smart homes. Homes where you can control door locks, thermostats and more through one device such as a smart phone. Google recently purchased the Nest home technology and these Benchmark homes are setting the trends in the "smart home" industry.
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