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Crestron Opens New Design Showroom in South Florida

Located in the Design Center of the Americas, latest Crestron Design Showroom provides real-life environment in which visitors can interact with home automation technology.

Jul 01, 2016

Contemporary Santa Barbara Home Brings Indoor & Outdoor Automation Together

In order to bring two home automation zones together without compromising space, integration firm Mission Audio Video worked closely with the home’s interior designer to selectively hide the technology at play.

Jun 30, 2016

Houzz Study: 33% of House Buyers Plan ‘Home Automation’ Upgrades

Massive study by home remodeling website Houzz reveals home automation is third most planned system upgrade, but still less than 1% of homeowners plan to hire a 'media' contractor; however, 4% are seeking 'window treatment' professionals.

Jun 22, 2016

How to Make MDU Developers Love Lighting Control

Creating packages for MDU builders is among the keys to success in this market. Integrators must rethink their approach and manage MDU projects as commercial jobs.

Jun 21, 2016

The Magic of QMotion’s Power-Efficient Shades; Control4 ZigBee Coming Soon

QMotion window treatments offer long battery life and sleek aesthetics because of a patented counterbalancing system that doesn't strain the motor.

Jun 20, 2016

Apple Announces Dedicated Home App for iOS 10

With Apple's new Home app for iOS 10, all smart home devices supporting HomeKit will be one swipe away. The app also includes new categories of gadgets such as surveillance cameras.

Jun 14, 2016