Author. Creator. Home Technology Enthusiast.

The Smart Home Manual

A complete guide to building your smart home. LEARN MORE

“Loved It! A concise, comprehensive guide to enable you to turn your Smart Home dream into reality.” — Reedsy Discovery

This is a five-star manual on using smart technology to run all or parts of your home, safely. — Amazon Reviewer

He writes in an easy-to-understand, conversational tone not often found in such technical books. — Jamie Bee, Reading Fanatic Reviews

About Marlon

Marlon Buchanan’s genuine interest in home technology shines through in his writing. His invaluable experience and expertise can help anyone from beginner to pro tackle and manage their home network concerns. He holds a bachelor’s in computer science and engineering from MIT and master’s degrees in business administration and software engineering from Seattle University. He works as an IT Director but was previously a software engineer, business analyst, and college instructor.

He is the founder of, which provides detailed tutorials, explainers, and product reviews about smart homes, home networks, and other home technology topics. Marlon currently resides in Seattle, Washington with his wife and kids and hopes to make home technology topics common knowledge.

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