All In Builders
Contractual model between builder ARBC and integrator AAMI in Florida is shining example of full transparency and how two-stage contract works — one for ‘fixed’ equipment and one for ‘non-fixed.’ Also, top 10 criteria builders look for in hiring CE pros.
Jason Knott · October 07, 2016
Starting Dec. 1, 2016, integrators must pay overtime to any worker earning less than $47,476 annually, more than double the previous threshold. NAHB lawsuit aims to stop the law from being enacted while pushing for a gradual increase in the limit.
Jason Knott · October 03, 2016
Consumer purchasing portal, HEOS integration, expansion of builder program on Clare’s CEDIA 2016 to-do list.
Lisa Montgomery · August 22, 2016
Originally recorded LIVE on 08/31/16: Learn how dealers and installers can leverage their expertise to earn more business.
CE Pro Editors · August 15, 2016
Home builder brings Clare Controls home automation system, Aprilaire thermostat and six-month ClareHome Premium Service to 24 communities in Northern and Southern California.
Chelsea Cafiero · June 22, 2016
Beam’s Harry Kandilas says central vacuum systems offer homeowners a healthier home with better resale values.
CE Pro Editors · May 09, 2016
New data from joint CTA/NAHB study reveals the percentage of builders offering lighting control (68%) continues to rise, while the penetration rate for lighting control hits an all-time high at 11% of new homes, twice the rate of two years ago.
Jason Knott · May 03, 2016
Working with integrator DataSmart LLC, Taylor Morrison’s Houston division discovers success with structured wiring-based Legrand Intuity home control system for homes ranging from $190K to $1M.
Jason Knott · April 20, 2016
Commitment to the homebuilder market paves the way for home systems integrators to broaden their customer base and profitability.
Lisa Montgomery · April 11, 2016
KB Home/Kwikset study gauges consumer interest in which new technologies they want in a newly built home. Connected door locks, security cameras lead the way. Perceived expense is still highest barrier.
Jason Knott · April 01, 2016