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NAHB forecasts single-family home starts will up 5% in 2018, thanks in part to ‘pro-business sentiment in Washington’, but MDU starts will fall.
Jason Knott · January 26, 2018
Harvard University Joint Center for Housing Studies predicts residential remodeling activity will hit $340 billion, up 7.5%.
Jason Knott · January 24, 2018
An 1GHz i.MX53 processor powers new XP-8v home-automation controller from RTI, built for commercial jobs and large-scale residential installations.
Robert Archer · January 19, 2018
Cable giant Comcast packages smart home devices, services to create ‘simple solution to an advanced network’ for multi-dwelling unit (MDU) developers.
CE Pro Editors · January 15, 2018
In studying pre-CES IoT activity, we discerned a few new trends in smart-home technology (‘the fog’) and market forces (wellness) driving home-automation. But some things never change (standards).
Julie Jacobson · December 19, 2017
Neal Communities to install Legrand’s P&S electrical products, lighting controls and specialty outlets in 1,200 Sarasota-area homes per year, with Legrand Radiant lighting offered as upgrade.
CE Pro Editors · December 18, 2017
An alarm clock that wakes you up to the smell of coffee, a standalone device that plays back lights and sounds for security and other IoT “gadgets” illustrate major smart-home themes including audio analytics, wellness, and AI.
Julie Jacobson · December 15, 2017
LEED-friendly cabinets made of concrete and recycled materials make Terra’s new Katahdin speakers “pretty dead” for audio, and pretty good for the environment.
Robert Archer · December 08, 2017
James Loudspeaker has introduced three Omni Planter Outdoor Loudspeakers in custom color configurations for commercial and residential applications.
Robert Archer · December 01, 2017
Laser specialist ER Productions Breaks Guinness World Records with $3.5M laser show in Las Vegas, featuring 314 individual lasers emitting 1,377 watts of power.
Jason Knott · November 22, 2017