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HTSA Presses On With Lighting, Energy Initiatives

HTSA will soon have 55 members as ALA certified Lighting Specialists and specified nearly $1M in fixtures since program began.

Jason Knott · October 25, 2018

Building a Business Model Around Landscape Lighting

Florida-based integrator Luxury Illumination sells 60 percent of clients into service contracts around specialty exterior lighting.

Jason Knott · September 10, 2018

8 Quick Business Tips to Boost Profitability

Azione integrators share advice on charging for engineering and project management, hiring and firing, GPS tracking for vehicles and other profit-building tips.

Jason Knott · May 01, 2018

10 High-Performance Outdoor Audio Solutions

Not all outdoor A/V components are inferior to their indoor counterparts, and these 10 products are worth considering.

CE Pro Editors · April 19, 2018

ProSource: ‘We’re Two Years Ahead of Everyone Else’ in Remote Managed Services

The ProSource buying group is pushing lighting control and remote managed services as new opportunities for home-technology integrators, adding OneVision, Parasol, SnapAV’s OvrC, Coastal Source and Colorbeam to its roster of providers.

Julie Jacobson · March 19, 2018

Integrator at CEDIA 2017: The Year When Design Triumphed

At CEDIA 2017, the home-technology industry’s big show, exhibitors showcased fresh audio/video designs that blend with the environment … or stand out as works of art.

CE Pro Editors · September 14, 2017

What Dealers Say about CEDIA 2016: Bose Surprises, Sony Wows, Denver Wanted

Dealers universally embraced Sony, Bose and Riva surprised with strong home theater demos from little speakers, and Crestron gets mixed reviews on Sonos implementation at CEDIA 2016.

Julie Jacobson · September 21, 2016