DR Horton, KB Homes: How Big Production Builders Deploy Smart-Home Technology Today

By Rodney Bosch · December 12, 2018 • Mass-market DIY home automation systems work for production homes, but should be deployed with ‘white-glove’ service, and supported after the fact: ‘Connected Home’ panel with DR Horton and KB Homes

Why Sonnen Was the Busiest Booth at CEDIA Expo 2018

By Lisa Montgomery · September 17, 2018 • New 'smart energy automation' category from Sonnen intrigues integrators; introduces a way to differentiate, capitalize on clean energy movement.

Eaton Halo Home Series Offers Bluetooth Connectivity, Amazon Alexa Integration

By Robert Archer · April 3, 2018 • In a move to expand its smart home products, the Eaton Halo Home line of smart lighting solutions omit the need of a gateway to provide homeowners with a wealth of control options.

Eaton Home Automation Hub Integrates with Honeywell, Kwikset, Denon and More

By Robert Archer · March 13, 2018 • The Eaton Home Automation Hub works with Honeywell Lyric thermostats, Kwikset locks, Denon HEOS music systems, Clare Control security devices, and Eaton's own Z-Wave based line of lighting controls.

Eaton Adds USB Charging Stations for Smart Devices

By Robert Archer · October 21, 2013 • Cooper Wiring Devices has introduced several USB charging stations that provide homes and businesses a way to power iPhones, iPads, Android and Microsoft devices.

Lennar Adds Eaton’s Cooper Wiring Devices as Supplier

By CE Pro Editors · October 9, 2013 • National homebuilder Lennar Corp. will outfit certain homes with Eaton's Cooper Wiring Devices USB Duplex TR receptacles.

Are NASCAR Fans Your Next Energy Management Clients?

By Jason Knott · July 3, 2013 • A study remarkably finds that fans of gas-guzzling NASCAR races are twice as likely to have an energy-conscious household.

Eaton Targets Counterfeiting

By CE Pro Editors · April 30, 2013 • Eaton is collaborating with the Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) to promote the dangers of counterfeit electrical products.

Eaton Holmes Approved line of surge protectors

By Robert Archer · August 21, 2012 • The electrical products company Eaton has collaborated with Mike Holmes host of "Holmes on Homes" to develop a line of surge protection products.

Neat-O: Power Protection Saves System During 150-volt Surge

By Arlen Schweiger · March 1, 2012 • Thanks to meticulous design, wiring and power protection, all cylinders are firing smoothly on massive system featuring 50 zones of distributed audio, 26 video zones, 1,200 lighting loads and 16 HVAC zones.

Eaton Corporation 3S battery protection power/surge device

By Robert Archer · November 1, 2011 • Eaton's latest product line is the 3S battery backup series. These products incorporate the company's Intelligent Power Protector software to enable users monitor and manage the power of all the components on their networks.

Covering a ‘Real’ Trade Show ... Virtually

By Jason Knott · December 28, 2009 • When you can't get to a 'real' trade show, here's one good way to catch the event: videoconferencing