Manage Lights, Entertainment and More with Simple Commands
The biggest thing to hit the smart home industry in 2017 is the emergence of voice control. Though Amazon Echo has dominated the market so far, Google Home and Apple HomeKit also offer their versions of voice-activated speakers that can manage timers, locks, climates, entertainment and more. We've incorporated this new technology into our home automation systems so you can manage all your technology with simple voice commands. In this blog, we highlight some tips to get the most out of voice control in your Minnetonka, MN home.
Find Out More about this Must-Have Technology for Your Home
Many of our clients are surprised when they discover that we offer central vacuum installations. We admit they might not be as flashy as our high-performance audio or home theaters. That doesn’t mean they won’t make as much of a difference in your everyday life. In the link below you can learn some of the benefits of these systems from reducing allergens to being more pet-friendly. Since we know this technology is not as well-known as some of our other solutions, we address some common questions so you can decide if it's the right fit for your Wayzata, MN home.
Get a Big Boost from Our Custom Technology Solutions
Whether you’re looking for ways to bring in new clients or to improve an existing project, it’s important that you deliver your message efficiently. While we can’t help you get over your fear of public speaking, we can get you the right tools to makes thing much easier. Our presentation technology helps you communicate more efficiently by making it simpler for you to share content in any way you want. With that in mind, we’ve come up with some common tips that can be of help the next time you have a presentation in your Woodbury, MN office.
Take These Things into Account When Upgrading Your Audio System
One of the common mistakes we see when clients set up their home stereo systems is that they tend to settle on a type of speaker they like and use it throughout the house. The problem is that people listen to music differently depending on the setting, and speakers need to reflect that. While high-end loudspeakers may be ideal in a dedicated listening room, discreet architectural ones are better suited for the kitchen. With a professional installation, it’s easy to choose the option that best matches the needs of each room in your Edina, MN home.
Reduce Costs While Enhancing Employee Productivity with Smart Lighting
There are two main factors managers need to consider when designing a lighting solution for their office space. On the one hand, they want to offer appropriate lighting to encourage productivity and, in a meeting environment, impress clients and partners. On the other hand, as with any business, they need to consider the bottom line. What kind of commercial lighting control systems use the least amount of energy? What practices can be implemented to reduce waste?
Keep Your Family Protected At All Times With these Technology Features
When it comes to burglars, they’re looking for a quick cash grab. They go out of their way to find homes that look like easy targets. They want homes that are unoccupied, have easy access, don’t leave them exposed, and have a fast escape route. In this blog, we go over some ways you can use your smart security system to dissuade robbers from targeting your Edina, MN home.
Intuitive, Centralized Control Helps Your Expand Your Style
From designers to architects, experts have always praised light as one of the principal elements of interior design. Frank Lloyd Wright once said that “light is the beautifier of the building.” With smart lighting control systems, it’s become easier than ever to manipulate light to accomplish your favorite style. From setting moods to affecting wall colors, lights can play a huge impact in your interior design. In this blog, we explain some ways you can use smart lighting to embrace the top design trends of 2017 in your Minnetonka, MN home.
Find Out Some Interesting Statistics Behind the Latest Smart Home Technology
With a home automation system, you can make your Wayzata, MN home more efficient by centralizing control over lighting, climate, security, and more. We've discussed the benefits of these systems in the past, as well as their many unique features, but now it's time to get down to the numbers. In this blog, we highlight some statistics from the Mutual Mobile 2016 State of the Smart Home Report that showcase why integrated smart home solutions are becoming so popular.