Feb 25, 2022

CE Pro Podcast #94: Adding Lighting Fixtures While Avoiding Channel Conflict

Integrators are not necessarily creating channel conflict with electricians by supplying high-end line-voltage lighting fixtures on projects.

Feb 18, 2022
Episode 93

CE Pro Podcast #93: Innovations & Trends from KBIS 2022

The annual Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) was staged with the co-located Builders’ Show in Orlando, and our editorial roundtable recaps tech, design, wellness and more themes from the well-attended show.

Feb 11, 2022
Episode 92

CE Pro Podcast #92: Audio Sales Forecast to Remain Strong in 2022

When Charles Dickens wrote, “it was the best of times, it was the worst of times,” back in 1859 for his book, A Tale of Two Cities, who knew that in 2022 those words could sum up the state of the custom installation industry and audio sales.  The industry remains hot with homeowners craving the latest […]

Feb 4, 2022
Episode 91

CE Pro Podcast #91: Tapping into RoseWater Energy’s Industrial-Grade Power Protection

Coincidentally this turned into a timely week to post a podcast about industrial-grade power protection, as storms are wreaking havoc across the country with ice in particular causing big damage. Launched by custom integration veteran Joe Piccirilli, whose four decades include growing Sound Advice and AVAD, RoseWater Energy Group delivers premium power protection and more […]

Jan 28, 2022
Episode 90

CE Pro Podcast #90: HDMI Marks Anniversary, Unveils 2.1a Version

It’s been 20 years and more than 11 billion supported devices shipped since HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) launched in 2002 and the interface continues to have a huge impact on custom integration projects and more. With the recent announcement of the upcoming HDMI 2.1a version, made just before this year’s annual CES in Las Vegas, […]

Jan 21, 2022
Episode 89

CE Pro Podcast #89: Why Logic Integration Earned Smart Home & Commercial Integrator of the Year

Shawn Hansson, CEO & founder of Lone Tree, Colo.-based Logic Integration shares keys to success in resi/commercial, garnering recent CTA & Commercial Integrator honors.