IoT-based smart home devices are becoming
popular every day because they make life easier and
minimize workload. Given the system's role in promoting
everyday life and improving safety and security at home,
it is clear that the system needs to be improved and
modernized. The automatic and electronic control of
appliances, functions, and events in the home is home
automation. A smartphone has become an essential part
of our everyday lives. This way of managing and
monitoring work promotes and relaxes our lives. In the
last decades, smart home systems have attained great
popularity as they increase comfort and quality of life.
Smartphones control most smart home systems. This
paper discusses the concept of smart home by integrating
IoT services and cloud computing into it, as well as
incorporating intelligence into sensors and actuators,
networking smart things with appropriate technology,
enabling links to smart things using cloud computing for
easy access at different locations, increasing computing
power, storing space, and enhancing data sharing.
Keywords : Iot, Automation, Easy Access, User Friendly, Cost-Effective.