BGE Smart Home Pilot
Welcome to the BGE Smart Home Pilot. This pilot will help you take greater control of your home’s energy use, increase comfort and lower energy costs. BGE’s Smart Home technology will help you to:
- Monitor and control your smart home devices and energy use. Anytime, anywhere.
- Control lighting, appliances, compatible smart thermostats and more.
- Receive notifications about your home’s energy use.
- Save energy by using automated smart home rules customized to your specific energy needs.
Ready to get started? Follow the steps below to set up your new BGE Smart Home devices.
1. Read the BGE Smart Home Quick Start Guide
When your kit arrives, be sure to read the included Quick Start Guide. It provides easy, step-by-step instructions for installing the gateway and connecting the various smart home devices. The guide also offers tips on using popular settings.
2. Get Familiar with Your BGE Smart Home Devices
Your BGE Smart Home kit is filled with easy-to-use smart technology products like plugs, LEDs and sensors. These devices work to monitor and automate various household tasks, such as turning lights or appliances on and off, all while helping your home run more efficiently.
Learn more about each device in your kit and get helpful installation tips:
3. Download the BGE Smart Home App
It’s available for both Android and iOS. The app will guide you through setting up your new smart home system and help you seamlessly manage your new devices from a single app. You can also access BGE Smart Home from a desktop computer by visiting bge.presencepro.com. Log in with the same account information you entered for the app. The desktop version gives you the full functionality of the app from the convenience of your home computer.
4. Connect Your Own Smart Thermostat
Learn how to connect a compatible smart thermostat here.
Don’t Own a Smart Thermostat Yet?
Interested in a compatible smart thermostat for your BGE Smart Home? Learn more.
5. Connect Your Own Smart Speaker
Don’t Own a Smart Speaker?
Purchase a discounted smart speaker or connected home device directly from BGE Marketplace.