By CE Pro Editors · June 7, 2019 • Local integration company Interactive Interiors worked with The Gary Sinise Foundation to create the perfect smart home for disabled war veteran Tyler Jeffries and his family.
By Julie Jacobson · June 3, 2019 • Julie Jacobson analyzes data from CE Pro 100 Brand Surveys in the home-automation category, from 2014 to 2019.
By Julie Jacobson · May 26, 2019 • Mike O'Neal, president of Nortek Security & Control, departs after eight years. He led Linear and 2Gig security and home-automation brands, oversaw merger with Nortek's Core Brands.
By Jason Knott · May 2, 2019 • CE Pro’s Smart Home Deep Dive Study reveals number and types of interfaces, room placement, pricing, margin, manhours, and brand preference for smart home installations
By Lisa Montgomery · April 25, 2019 • Automation Design + Entertainment flexes its integration muscle to turn a 3,500-square-foot home gym into an Elan controlled home theater.
By Julie Jacobson · April 11, 2019 • New Clare One UL-listed security and home automation system will integrate with third-party home controllers, incorporate SnapAV services including OvrC.
By CE Pro Editors · March 28, 2019 • The Gary Sinise Foundation worked with local integration firm JL Automation to create the perfect smart home for disabled war veteran Caleb Brewer and his family.
By CE Pro Editors · March 6, 2019 • Thanks to 9 Amazon Echo Dots and customized voice-controlled sequences, one Florida couple can now treat their friends to a seamless movie-watching experience.
By CE Pro Editors · February 25, 2019 • Chicago-based integration company Buchan Consulting cured this ultra luxury apartment's spotty wireless signal with some new Luxul, Elan, and SnapAV gear.
By CE Pro Editors · February 19, 2019 • Elan automation plus Amazon Alexa voice control gives this English homeowner the ability to set up specific commands for his game room such as 'Alexa, turn on darts' to set a special lighting scene for playing darts.
By CE Pro Editors · January 31, 2019 • Spectacular Portuguese home serves as Sparks Custom Electronics showroom, featuring automated Tesla power-storage system, infinity pool, koi pond, audio, video and more, controlled with an Elan home automation system.
By Jason Knott · January 11, 2019 • No swipes, no pushbuttons needed for smart home control with Nortek Security & Control’s Elan Intelligent Touchpanels incorporating IntelliVision facial recognition.
By Julie Jacobson · December 31, 2018 • 2018 was big for mergers, acquisitions, IPOs, spinoffs, and other transactions in home electronics, including IoT, smart home, lighting, security, audio/video, wellness and the installer channel.
By Jason Knott · December 26, 2018 • Research: San Francisco and Seattle are most frequent cities for Amazon package theft by 'porch pirates' and offer strongest potential to install front doorbell camera systems.
By Robert Archer · December 26, 2018 • Elan ships new remote temperature and humidity sensors to complement smart-thermostat and home control systems.