Enjoy Thanksgiving with Quality Audiovisuals in Your Colorado Home
TAGS: Home Audio Video | Smart Homes
Usually people associate Thanksgiving with food, and lots of it. It’s also one of the best times of the year to reconnect with family and friends over a delicious meal. But when you’re not catching up with your relatives, you want to enjoy a football game or holiday program this time of year. After all, quality time isn’t just about great conversations; it’s also about making memories together during fun activities. A lot of work goes into preparing your home for the holidays, so we have a few ideas for you on how to get your Steamboat Springs, CO home ready with home audio and video and without the hassle. Keep reading this blog to learn more.
Amazon’s Alexa Brings Voice Control to Winter Park Homes
TAGS: Amazon's Alexa | Home Automation
When was the first time you ever saw or heard about voice control? Perhaps it was when you watched Scotty on Star Trek talk to the brain of the Enterprise by calling out “Computer!” Or maybe it was in Back to the Future 2 when Marty McFly heard his smart home system say, “Welcome home, Marty!” Up until recent years, voice control had been a fantasy or imaginary idea in pop culture. Then we witnessed the creation of Apple’s Siri in 2011, allowing you to ask your smartphone all kinds of different questions, and even make commands. And today we have the newest voice control technology, Amazon’s Alexa.
Developed by Amazon, Alexa is the smart home automation software that allows you to perform all kinds of tasks with your voice. As the newest trend and biggest buzz in the smart home world, we want to inform you all about what Alexa can do and how you can benefit from it in your own Winter Park, Florida home. Keep reading to learn more.
The Importance of a Strong Internet Connection in a Smart Home
TAGS: Home Automation | Home Network
We all definitely live in a connected society. Internet service is no longer a luxury; it has become an essential utility service for the home just like water and power. We need Internet to communicate, work and manage our schedules. Our kids need Internet to learn and complete their schoolwork. Our world of connected devices – such as computers, tablets and cell phones -- increasingly require a robust home network and a strong Internet service in order to reliably operate. Our team can help you identify the best options for Internet service, as well as design a network solution, so your devices can easily connect and control features like lights, audio, video and more.
Here are the main signs you may need a professional to do a network installation in your Steamboat Springs, Colorado home.
Upgrade your Winter Park Home with Intelligent Lighting and Shades
TAGS: Energy Management | Home Automation | Home Lighting Control | Home Security | Lighting and Shading Control
Residents in the Winter Park, Florida area know how fickle the weather can be. The sky will be sunny and bright one moment, and then dark and stormy the next. Fortunately, lighting and shading control can help you deal with the moody weather. Our intelligent systems can adjust the lighting in your home for every scenario. And weather monitoring is just the beginning. We’ve compiled five areas where intelligent lighting and shading control can improve both your home and your lifestyle.