4 Ways Smart Technology Streamlines Your Daily Routines

By | 2019-05-23T15:59:54-04:00 May 23rd, 2019|Blog, Whole Home Automation, Whole Home Automation St. Augustine FL|

How does seamless control of your technology transform the day-to-day living in your St. Augustine, FL home? Whole home automation streamlines your routines for a better lifestyle.

How to Prepare Your Backyard for Summer Festivities

By | 2019-05-23T15:50:47-04:00 May 15th, 2019|Blog, Outdoor Living, Outdoor Living Alpharetta GA|

Ready to bask in the warm weather but not sure what’s the best way to take advantage of your outdoor living spaces? Unleash your backyard’s full potential this summer with outdoor AV and lighting that lets you easily entertain both family and friends outside. Transform it into a thrilling space where you listen to music, watch movies, or even host a tailgate for the Falcons’ season opener. In this blog, we'll outline the speakers, displays, and lighting solutions that breathe new life into your backyard. Refined control and specialized equipment make it easy for you to enjoy high-performance audio and video all the time!

Are You Getting the Most Out of Your Lighting Control?

By | 2019-04-17T10:32:02-04:00 April 17th, 2019|Blog, Lutron Dealer, Lutron Dealer St. Augustine FL|

Ready to bring some much-needed technology upgrades to your St. Augustine, FL home? How do you know which features are the best fit for your family and, more importantly, which companies to trust? Even though AV components like wireless speakers take a lot of attention, most people join the smart home revolution for practical reasons: climate control, security, or lighting control.

Run through your typical day in your head. Envision all the technology you use during your daily routines. If you’re thinking of your smartphone, we don’t blame you. Silently lurking in the background is the technology you likely use second most: the light switch. As your local Lutron Dealers, we bring those two together and, in the process, make your home more beautiful, safe, and energy-efficient.

How Can You Optimize the Seating in Your Home Theater?

By | 2019-04-15T14:43:23-04:00 April 15th, 2019|Blog, Home Theater Furnishings, Home Theater Furnishings Cummings, GA|

As you envision your dream home theater, you’re likely focusing on that huge projector screen and the powerful speakers surrounding you. Since it’s going to be the focus of the room, it’s no surprise the AV equipment takes center stage from the start. Seating takes a back seat, no pun intended, even though the type and positioning you choose may be the most crucial part of your installation. Everyone is likely going to give you an opinion on where to place your speakers, but what about the ideal layout for your seats and rows? Specs for your speakers and display abound, but how do you know which fabric, size, or model of home theater furnishing is the best fit for your Cummings, GA space? We’ll guide you through the process to help you create the ultimate viewing environment.

How to Find the Ideal Technology Partner for Your New Construction

By | 2019-03-10T13:53:16-04:00 March 10th, 2019|Blog, New Construction Home Automation, New Construction Home Automation Cumming GA|

Expectations are high for 2019 with the National Association of Homebuilders predicting higher buyer demand for new homes due to lower mortgage rates. This comes on the tails of rising sales in 2018 with the last numbers from the Department of Housing showing a 3.7 percent sales increase in December. How can builders entice these new buyers? As we’ve mentioned in a previous blog, builders and architects can use smart technology to bring in high-end buyers. Not only does home automation in new constructions boast a more streamlined lifestyle for future owners, but it streamlines their décor as well. During your next construction, bring in a home technology partner to help you dip into this emerging market. Ask the following questions when seeking out the right company to work with in Cumming, GA to ensure you can add these features without having to delay your project timeline or risk going over budget.

4 Ways a Consultant Helps You Improve Your Smart Home

By | 2019-03-10T13:53:51-04:00 March 3rd, 2019|Blog, Home Automation Consultant, Home Automation Consultant St. Augustine FL|

Everyone’s gone into a DIY project full of confidence at some point in their lives and quickly found themselves in over their heads. Smart home technology is no exception in that regard. No one could blame you considering they promote these devices to be easy plug-and-play upgrades for speakers, thermostats, and more. Novices may be able to do initial setups, but optimizing these devices and getting them to work together requires some additional time and expertise. That’s why we recommend reaching out to a home automation consultant in the St. Augustine, FL area to get your technology set up just right. This blog highlights the ways they improve your smart home and how to choose the right consultant.

Are All Your Smart Devices Working in Harmony?

By | 2019-02-22T17:36:31-04:00 February 22nd, 2019|Blog, Total Home Automation, Total Home Automation St. Augustine FL|

Avoid a Disjointed Solution With Total Home Automation Do you want to take advantage of the many smart home devices that have hit the market? Knowing which you want to include –from smart thermostats to motorized shading—is only the first step. The next one is figuring out how to get them all working together for [...]

How to Enjoy the Best 3D Theater Experience From Home

By | 2019-02-13T13:40:46-04:00 February 13th, 2019|3D Home Theater, 3D Home Theater Buckhead GA, Blog|

Find the Right 3D Equipment for Your Custom Home Theater In 2019, there’ll be no shortage of massive 3D blockbuster releases from Avengers: End Game to the live action Lion King movie. Not only that, but some of the biggest 2018 blockbusters are now available in 3D Blu-ray including Ready Player One and Fantastic Beasts. [...]

How Can Pre-Wiring Boost Your Smart Devices?

By | 2019-01-21T10:40:31-04:00 January 21st, 2019|Blog, Home Prewiring, Home Prewiring Cummings, GA|

Building a smart home requires a lot more than just bringing in a lot of new gadgets. Each device may function well independently, but to get them working together, you'll need a home automation system that places them all under one umbrella. As with most projects, the key to a successful smart home is all about planning. Smart homes will require extensive programming and wiring to function efficiently and reliably. That's why home prewiring makes a huge difference when it comes to the quality of the technology in your Cummings, GA home.

How Can You Get More Out of Your Brand-New Home Technology?

By | 2019-01-17T08:57:15-04:00 January 17th, 2019|Blog, Smart Home Company, Smart Home Company Alpharetta, GA|

How did you fare during the holiday season? As the excitement dies down, it’s time to take stock of all the great gifts you got to close out the year. Go ahead and try on that new shirt, cash out that Amazon gift card, and install all those brand-new tech gadgets. Unfortunately, those brand-new smart speakers, lights, and thermostats aren’t quite as easy to install as advertised. Getting them set up might be easy but getting them to work together is another matter. Offload the work to a smart home company, so all you have to do is sit back and relax until your gadgets are all ready to work as one from an intuitive app or dedicated touchpad. Do you want to integrate voice control through Amazon Alexa, that's possible too! Since there may be a variety of smart home companies to choose from in the Alpharetta, GA area, we've created a guide to help you gauge which to trust with your brand-new holiday gear.