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Amazon Echo Controls Home Sprinkler Systems Via GreenIQ Smart Garden Hub

Alexa listens for commands to turn on and off the lawn irrigation system through GreenIQ’s smart irrigation controller.

Lisa Montgomery · May 18, 2016

Central Vac Presents Competitive Advantage to Winning Builder Business

Beam’s Harry Kandilas says central vacuum systems offer homeowners a healthier home with better resale values.

CE Pro Editors · May 09, 2016

Historic Wentworth Estate Home Gets Modern Day AV Upgrade

U.K.-based integration firm South Anston Ltd installs ELAN entertainment and control, multiroom audio and Lutron lighting control in this majestic 1920’s residence.

CE Pro Editors · May 09, 2016

LEDs Light Up Pool, Waterfall and Firepits in Luxury Backyard Space

Crestron control and Lutron HomeWorks combine to create a multicolor, multilayer lighting system in this dreamy backyard installation that won four CTA Mark of Excellence Awards in 2016.

CE Pro Editors · May 05, 2016

Percentage of New Homes with Lighting Control Doubles Over 2 Years

New data from joint CTA/NAHB study reveals the percentage of builders offering lighting control (68%) continues to rise, while the penetration rate for lighting control hits an all-time high at 11% of new homes, twice the rate of two years ago.

Jason Knott · May 03, 2016

AVI-SPL, Largest Commercial Integrator, Acquired by Private Equity Firm

Largest AV commercial integrator joins $19 billion family as string of mega-deals continues.

D. Craig MacCormack · April 29, 2016

Hands On: Elura By Sonance Speakers Make a Loud Statement

WAVE Electronics makes its debut into the architectural loudspeaker category with its Elura by Sonance brand of performance loudspeakers.

Robert Archer · April 20, 2016

National Builder Taylor Morrison Installs Scalable Technology Solution for Production Homes

Working with integrator DataSmart LLC, Taylor Morrison’s Houston division discovers success with structured wiring-based Legrand Intuity home control system for homes ranging from $190K to $1M.

Jason Knott · April 20, 2016

Lutron Targets Production Homebuilders at TecHomeX Conference

Commitment to the homebuilder market paves the way for home systems integrators to broaden their customer base and profitability.

Lisa Montgomery · April 11, 2016

Finding Scalable Control Solutions for Residential and Commercial Applications

Ianniciello Electric, Audio & Video in Woburn, Mass., is able to use the scalable ELK Products M1 Security and Automation platform with two-way communication from ELK Products for residential and commercial projects.

Jason Knott · April 07, 2016