From Lighting to Automation, Smart Homes Offer Value
TAGS: Home Lighting Control | Lighting Control | Lutron | Smart Home Automation
Smart homes and Internet of Things (IoT) devices have taken the world by storm with a forecasted 63 million American homes adopting smart devices by 2022. Often, a single smart device serves as an entry product to more robust, connected smart systems that work seamlessly together.
There are many different smart home systems you can incorporate into your Orchard Park, NY home, including smart home lighting, motorized shades, and a full-fledged Control4 control system.
Keep reading to learn how these smart systems can go beyond increasing your comfort and convenience and actually serve to increase the value of your home.
Improve the Atmosphere in your New York Business with These Solutions
TAGS: AV Distribution | Commercial automation | Commercial AV
We’ve previously discussed several of the perks commercial automation can bring to your business’ conference rooms, such as improved meeting efficiency, lower energy costs, and improved employee collaboration.
Another innovative technology solution that you can bring to your Buffalo, NY business is audio video distribution. Whether you’re in a traditional office setting, a restaurant, or a retail store, audio video distribution makes it possible to share information effectively and create a better ambiance for customers and staff. Keep reading to learn how!
New Innovations to Incorporate into Your Home’s Automation System
TAGS: lighting control | Lutron | Smart Home Technology | Sony
The Consumer Technology Association’s annual Consumer Electronics Show was in Las Vegas once again this year, and it debuted new devices and technologies that will become available for your New York smart home this year. From the slightly absurd to technical genius, CES 2020 is always a trade show full of innovation and excitement in the entertainment capital of the world. Last year, the Impossible Burger debuted – a technological food innovation – and Sony and Samsung both debuted 98-inch 8K upscaling TVs.
So, what new smart devices or trends did CES 2020 debut that you could incorporate into your own home automation system? Keep reading to learn about a few of the new offerings that will soon become available to your Ellicottville, NY smart home.
How to Keep a Warmer Home with Drapes, Blinds and Motorized Shades
TAGS: Motorized Shades | Motorized Window Treatments
The windows throughout your home let in beautiful natural light, provide spacious views of the outdoors, and add style to your spaces. However, they also contribute to roughly 30% of your home’s heat loss, which is bad news during cold seasons in Buffalo, NY.
With the right window treatments, paired with strategic operation, you can keep a warmer home this winter without wreaking havoc on your heating system. Read on to learn the energy efficiency of three popular window treatment solutions: drapes, blinds, and motorized shades.