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Biophilia: Smart-Home Pro Does it Backwards, Starts with IAQ, Adds IoT

CE Pro 100 integrator Refresh Smart Home launched into home automation after specializing in indoor air quality; now embraces biophilia for health and wellness in built environments.

Julie Jacobson · July 23, 2019

Understanding Limiting and Compression Can Save Your Outdoor Audio Install

While the rise of digital signal processing (DSP) has been a boon for many integrators, two of its most important and useful functions are often underutilized.

CE Pro Editors ·

Using Landscape Speakers to Open a Revenue Stream

CE Pro 100 integrator Maverick Integration in Nashua, N.H., uses James Loudspeaker landscape line, as well as custom one-offs, to find success in outdoor audio.

Jason Knott · July 11, 2019

Creating ‘Digital Canvases’ Using Projection Technology

When integrators use projectors as the basis for gaming and digital art, in addition to home theaters, it attracts architects and designers to the technology, according to Barco.

CE Pro Editors · July 10, 2019

CEDIA Expo 2019: 5 Wellness Companies You Never Heard of

New wellness-related categories are entering the smart-home channel via CEDIA Expo, showcasing IAQ, water purification, hydrotherapy, HVAC zoning and more.

Julie Jacobson ·

Art Meets Science in $6 Million Minimalist UK Mansion

While UK-based integration company Imagine This was tasked with installing some new Bowers & Wilkins speakers, they first needed to eliminate reverb issues with some clever tech.

CE Pro Editors · July 8, 2019

Acoustic Geometry Packs Tame Residential Acoustical Issues

Acoustic Geometry Home Room Packs address the environmental issues that stereo and home theaters face living in residential settings.

Robert Archer · June 28, 2019

Florida Integrator Works With Designer To Create Tech-Filled Beach Paradise

Integrators from Think Simple partnered with acclaimed interior designer Phoebe Howard to modernize one couple’s beach home with new tech and tasteful cosmetics.

CE Pro Editors · June 25, 2019

Design Meets Technology at ICFF 2019: Most Stunning Lighting & Home Tech

Highlights from ICFF 2019 contemporary lighting and furniture expo included modern takes on chandeliers, wellness-centric steam rooms and at least one home-automation offering.

CE Pro Editors · June 19, 2019

Biophilia: Nature Sounds vs. White Noise for Productivity and Wellness

Smart-home technologists and commercial integrators should wake up to the sounds of spring water — not white noise — for quelling distractions and improving productivity and well-being.

Julie Jacobson · June 18, 2019

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