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Somfy’s TaHoma Gateway Provides Integrators More Smart Shading Control Options

Somfy’s line of motorized shading products now offer the ability to integrate with other smart home technologies from companies like Control4 and Crestron.

CE Pro Editors · July 20, 2021

CE Pro Deep Dive: Does Wellness Market Need a Checkup?

Integrators report 8% of all projects over the past year included a wellness-related technology element. However, expectations remain high with near-double growth anticipated.

Jason Knott · July 16, 2021

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Somfy Smart Shades Now Controllable by Brilliant

Somfy-powered shades, blinds, draperies, screens, awnings, and pergolas can now be controlled using Brilliant smart home system.

Jason Knott · June 22, 2021

Wellness, Technology and Design Collide on DesignWELL365

DesignWELL365 is a new venture from CE Pro and its sister publications, and will explore the growing residential and commercial wellness market through the lens of all disciplines of design and technology.

Jason Knott · June 21, 2021

SI Zen shades Ultimate Home Theatre

Canadian Dealer Uses SI Zen Shades to Create All-Season Space

Installed by Unlimited Home Theatre, motorized outdoor Screen Innovations Zen shading system transforms 1,400-square-foot deck with easy operation by Google voice control.

CE Pro Editors · November 13, 2020

CEDIA Expo Design-Friendly top 10 Integrators

Integrators Highlight Top 10 Design-Friendly Tech Solutions

In their CEDIA Expo Virtual Design + Connection presentation, integrators Jamie Briesemeister and Ed Gilmore cite hidden AV, window treatments, lighting effects and much more.

Arlen Schweiger · September 17, 2020

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Hartmann & Forbes Brings Ultra Luxury to Motorized Shades Market

Hartmann & Forbes’ CEDIA Expo Virtual session explores hand-woven shades made from natural fibers with ornate designs to target the top end of the market.

Jason Knott · September 03, 2020

cyberManor New Home Technology Center exterior

cyberManor ‘New Home Technology Center’ Blends High IQ & High Style

The Silicon Valley-based integrator’s Control4 Certified smart home space boasts wellness, voice control, energy management, AV, security and more.

Arlen Schweiger · August 31, 2020

Clara Shades CE Pro Podcast 12

CE Pro Podcast #12: Clara Shades Shoots for Mid-Market Sweet Spot

Taking advantage of its integrator perspective, Canadian firm HomeSync started Clara Shades to seize more opportunities with builders, developers and first-time homebuyers.

Arlen Schweiger · June 26, 2020

Denver-Based Integrator Learns the Value of Shading Customization

Thanks to a few new programs and options from Hunter Douglas, integration company ListenUp was able to expands its smart home reach and gain new customers.

CE Pro Editors · February 04, 2020