Speak to a Specialist (770)-977-9110    |    Smart Home Spaces through Design & Technology   Speak to a Specialist (770)-977-9110

The Latest on Home Technology

We're here to help you navigate the complex world of home technology. Peruse our blog for the latest information about the solutions that matter most to you.
002-28229_814476f1e0a774c2edf2d99bf17ba071

Helping Our Heroes: Smart Home Systems for Wounded Veterans

Some companies measure success by how much money they make. Others by how many return customers they acquire. But when we look at our success, we have another measurement: how we give back to our community. We pride ourselves on serving Atlanta and the surrounding areas with accessible, easy-to-use Elan g! and Control4 home automation systems, but we also strive to do more for the people around us. That’s why we’re proud to share that we’re working with the Gary Sinise Foundation Restoring Independence Supporting Empowerment (R.I.S.E) initiative to provide specially adapted smart homes to wounded veterans.

See Also: How Smart Home Automation Is Changing in the New Year

Smart Automation: A Helping Hand

When you think of a smart home, you might think of the convenience that comes with one-touch controls of your everyday devices. But for wounded veterans like US Army Master Sergeant Cedric King (Ret.) of Duluth, GA, who have given up so much in the name of duty, a smart automation system is the helping hand they need to complete everyday tasks.

We’ve partnered with Elan g!, Snap AV, Core Brands and Seura to help give Master Sergeant King a home that simplifies his lifestyle based on his unique needs. With a single iPad or iPhone he can control the security and surveillance systems, lights, shades, audio video, thermostats and more.

Continue reading
ATAUAU_Control4_Home_Automation_Atlanta_316cdcfdd7b18f1e39b5cafd5f4394ce

Control4 Home Automation: A Smarter Way to Live

Technology is cool, right? Whether you want to surf the web on your smartphone or ask Alexa to order you a pizza, you can do more than ever with the devices in your Atlanta home. But with added convenience comes increased complexity – unless you invest in a system that simplifies everything for you. A Control4 home automation system can streamline the controls of every device in your house with a single, easy-to-use interface. Control4 seamlessly integrates all of your favorite devices for enhanced convenience. Read on to learn more.

The Devices You Love

Are you a fan of Sonos? Or Amazon’s Alexa? Control4 was among the first smart home manufacturers to announce compatibility with both. Why? Because they sensed a change in what homeowners want: instead of an exclusive system that only offers proprietary compatibility, users want to select the brands they love without sacrificing the convenience of a single control interface. In a recent press release, Control4 CEO Martin Plaehn said this:

“Everything working seamlessly together is central to the connected home experience, yet fluid interoperability remains the number one frustration for consumers, especially when bringing new connected products into their homes. The power of Control4… helps to remove that frustration and delivers the required orchestration and personalization of the connected home to every member of the family.”

Along with the aforementioned Sonos and Alexa, Control4 seamlessly integrates with Nest, Somfy and Lutron. It’s also Z-Wave certified, so it can control most Z-Wave devices as if they were native to the Control4 interface.

Continue reading
ATAUAU_Control4_1c3bb4e83531ed04d541139d8437b8bf

Some Benefits of Working With a Control4 Home Automation Expert

 

As one of the most popular integrated systems around, Control4 home automation is a perfect addition to your Georgia property. But many homeowners wonder why working with a professional integrator is such an important part of the process. After all, don’t you get the same level of service from a DIY system? The answer is more complicated than it may seem. In this blog, we’ll show you why you may want to work with a Control4 home automation expert if you’re thinking about upgrading your home.

 

 

See Also: Control4 Home Automation: A Smarter Way to Live

Continue reading
DSC_0097_e714db499f330309aa4b5cf871bf539f

Electronic House Names Atlanta Audio & Automation 2017 Home of the Year Awards Winner

  May 31, 2017 - Framingham, MA - Electronic House, the leading information site for smart home consumers, announces the winners of the 2017 Home of the Year Awards, recognizing the best technologies, products, and services for the smart home.

"Our annual Home of the Year contest winners represent the finest implementations of smart home technology," says Electronic House editor Lisa Montgomery. "From creative integration of systems to innovative design and installation techniques, the winning home systems integration companies and projects serve as inspiration to any homeowner interested in incorporating smart elements into their own residences."

All entries were judged on integration and engineering, and specific ways in which the technology has enhanced the lives of the people who are using it.  

 Best Smart Home Less than $150K - Traditional Home

 Gold

Continue reading
what-s-it-like-living-with-control4-c4-yourself_9be7bb9a63970c2c2a3f2eda8320b7c0

What Is It like to Live in a Truly Smart Home?

RSVP AND GET A CHANCE TO WIN A CONTROL4 STARTER KIT **

 Smart home automation is all about making your lifestyle simpler. Whether it’s controlling your home entertainment system or protecting your property with advanced security features.

And there’s no easier way to take command of each device than with a Control4 home automation system. Connect just about any smart device you can think of into a simple, comprehensive, and user-friendly system that makes your technology easier to us.

Don’t believe us? Now’s your chance to find out just how much a system could benefit you!

Join us on May 31 for the opening of our new Atlanta showroom and experience what it’s like living in a Control4 home. Find out more below!

Continue reading

Categories

  • CEDIA
  • Atlanta Home Builders
  • AIA
  • BBB
  • Control4 Showroom
  • HTA
  • CEDIA Outreach Instructor
  • Control4 Authorized
  • Control4 Pinnacle Dealer
  • ASID
  • Nari
  • NKBA
Subscribe to Inspiration
Stay up to date on the latest
smart technology ideas and innovations.
Celebrating 20 years

Atlanta Showroom
631 Miami Circle Suite 15
Atlanta GA 30324
(770) 977-9110

Alpharetta Showroom
2500 Old Milton Pkwy. Ste 120
Alpharetta, GA 30009
(770) 977-9110

Hours
10am - 4pm Monday- Friday
10 - 2pm Saturday

HTA Certified

Privacy Policy     |     Sitemap     |    Powered By One Firefly