Smart home technology has made its way into the kitchen industry, and it’s evident in smart ovens you can preheat using your voice, fridges you can view recipes on, and even dishwashers that can scan and check the progress of dishes getting clean throughout a cycle.
But if you don’t have the time or money to redo your entire kitchen to make it smart, you can still buy devices and gadgets to make the time spent in your kitchen more efficient.
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As someone who recently bought their first home and is outfitting their kitchen, I researched and rounded up everything you need to equip your kitchen with smart home technology. From appliances to gadgets, these products will upgrade your regular kitchen into a smart kitchen.
You can add smart appliances to your home kitchen without replacing the bigger ones like the stove or fridge. Countertop appliances with built-in technology make cooking more accessible and more customizable. Here are some of our top picks.
Sometimes, big things come in tiny packages, and that’s the case with smart kitchen gadgets. Small enough to fit in your cabinets or drawers, these are the best smart kitchen gadgets to aid in prepping, cooking, and cleaning without adding clutter to your space.
A smart display
Sure, you could use a regular recipe book while cooking, but smart displays allow you to access cooking videos, make video calls, set reminders and timers, and so much more. The best smart displays are compatible with Amazon Alexa or Google Assistant and can even control some of the appliances/gadgets mentioned above.
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There are a few other smart gadgets and tools that could be useful to add to your kitchen to make it smarter. Here are some recommendations.