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Integrator Rescues Ye Olde Poolside with Clever TV Install #SoCustom

65-inch weatherproof Seura TV and rugged outdoor lift hide behind a fake wood-storage cabinet that doesn’t hinder the old farmhouse feel.

Julie Jacobson · February 28, 2019

Smart Digital Backsplash: The Coolest Thing I Saw at CES 2019

OEM GHSP displayed a connected kitchen prototype in its booth that included an edge-to-edge smart digital backsplash for smart home control.

Jason Knott · January 15, 2019

Secret to Home-Tech Showroom Success: ‘We Picked Beautiful Things’

The Audiohouse in Vero Beach, Fla., treats clients and trade partners to a beautiful and functional space, rather than plunking them down in a dark home theater for a demo.

Lisa Montgomery · January 03, 2019

SI and Salamander: Beautiful Furniture, Specialty Screens Make Short-Throw Projectors Sexy

Long used in unattractive commercial installations, ultra-short-throw projectors paired with gorgeous Salamander credenzas and specialty SI screens make two-piece projection systems a beautiful option for the home.

Julie Jacobson · December 07, 2018

TCD Software Primer: Doing the Home-Theater Math

TCD software does the math and presents the visuals on speaker placement, screen size, projector lens throw, multi-tier seating, acoustic treatments and other home-theater characteristics.

Julie Jacobson · November 29, 2018

TCD Case Study: Home Theater Software Wins Jobs, Engages Trade Partners

For UK integrator Thinking Bricks, The CEDIA Designer (TCD) software is more than a powerful, math-based home theater-design platform. It’s an exceptional marketing tool that validates pricey projects, engages interior designers, wins jobs and referrals.

Julie Jacobson · November 27, 2018

From Wellness to Workforce: CE Pro Names Top 5 Home-Tech Trends for 2019

PREVIEW: CE Pro’s Top 5 Home Technology Trends for 2019 address opportunities and challenges for smart-home pros in wellness, low-voltage lighting, cord-cutting, architectural design and the labor crisis.

Julie Jacobson · November 20, 2018

How A Luxury Manufacturer Got Interior Designers to Love Home Tech

When smart home technology is seen by the interior design community as a “necessary evil,” Barco Residential wins by painting spaces with video.

Julie Jacobson · October 26, 2018

Millennium Systems Designs Streamlines Whole-Home AV and Control Project with D-Tools Software

When a high-profile athlete needs a whole-home distributed AV and control system, MSD scores a touchdown.

Advertorial · June 28, 2017

The State of the Smart

Get more business by teaming up with some unlikely allies.

Advertorial · April 26, 2017