All In Control

1800s Barn Provides High-Tech, Energy Efficient Escape

Home of the Year Gold Winner for Unique Space. From Savant control to LED lighting, every piece of technology in this renovated barn was chosen for its low energy consumption. The goal was to use technology … to get away from it.

Lisa Montgomery · August 21, 2016

Unruly Hillside Turns Backyard Amphitheater with 220-Inch Disappearing Screen

Home of the Year Gold Winner for Outdoor Space. Impressive combination of Niles Audio speakers, Elan g! app control, Optoma projection and a Vutec motorized projection screen set the stage of big-time backyard entertainment.

Lisa Montgomery · August 21, 2016

Family-Friendly Media Room Protects High-Tech Gear by Hiding It Out of Sight

Home of the Year Gold Winner for Multipurpose Room. This room design protects Epson, Screen Innovations, Paradigm and Savant gear from rough-housing kids while transforming the room from a casual entertainment area to a high-caliber home theater.

Lisa Montgomery · August 21, 2016

Mine Shaft Themed Home Theater Pays Homage to Homeowner’s Industrial Roots

Home of the Year Gold Winner for Home Theater ($25,000 – $75,000). Rustic home theater blends 4K projection, Savant control and Paradigm speakers to become a coal miner’s dream space.

Lisa Montgomery · August 21, 2016

100-Year-Old Mansion Squeezes Home Theater into Dusty Third Floor Storage Space

Home of the Year Gold Winner for Home Theater ($75,000 – $150,000). As the last phase of an extensive renovation, a high-end home theater lands on a third-floor office space.

Lisa Montgomery · August 21, 2016

Turbo-Charged Home Theater Features Panoramic Visuals and Auro 3D Sound

Home of the Year Gold Winner for Home Theater over $150,000. Torus Power backs up a high-performance, soundproof home theater complete with Auro-3D sound, Crestron control and Pro Audio Technology speakers.

CE Pro Editors · August 21, 2016

Sarasota Home Opens Smart Motorized Shades to Magnificent View

Home of the Year Gold Winner for Smart Home under $150,000. Lutron lighting control and a super-smart shading system help this Intracoastal home keep its cool at all times.

Lisa Montgomery · August 21, 2016

Cozy Smart Home Features Snow Melting System and Automated Fireplace

Home of the Year Gold Winner for Smart Home over $150,000. Multiscreen sports viewing, snow melting system and 96 window shades prep 8,000-square-foot mountain home for family retreats with a touch of a button.

Lisa Montgomery · August 21, 2016

Hiding the Ugly Hardware of Beautiful Automated Shades

This unique solution to hiding the hardware of motorized, automated window shades makes this smart home worthy of Lutron’s Excellence Award for Best Shading Installation.

Lisa Montgomery · August 20, 2016

CEDIA Q&A: RTI Integration Designer APEX Software Makes System Design a Breeze

RTI is launching a host of new products at CEDIA 2016 including its new Integration Designer APEX system design software, KX10 in-wall touchpanel and the KX3 in-wall controller with built-in processing capabilities.

CE Pro Editors · August 19, 2016