4 Ways Your Home Comes Alive with Multi Room Audio

Relax, Make Memories, and Stay Informed with Whole Home Speakers

Listening to music in the home brings such color to daily life. But with speakers in only one room, you’re restricted to that area. What if you could move about your whole house—and outdoors too—while the music follows you?

With multi room audio installed in your Dallas, TX home, music will waft through each room like a delicious scent from the kitchen. High-quality speakers by Origin Acoustics or Marantz deliver rich, lifelike sound, and sleek in-wall and in-ceiling speakers reduce clutter. You won’t have to make room for bulky floor-standing or bookshelf speakers, so you can save space and decorate how you’d like.

But why would anyone need multi room audio? If you’re wondering this, discover why below!


What’s the Difference Between Smart Home Automation and Home Control?

We Explore the Differences & How Your Dallas Home Can Use Both

You have probably seen or heard the phrases ‘smart home automation’ and ‘home control,’ often used interchangeably. But do the two terms mean the same thing? What is the difference? Technology jargon can be hard to follow, so we understand the confusion. While there are similarities between automation and smart control, each defines different ways to use smart home technology.

If you’d like to add comfort to your busy lifestyle and simplify routines in your Dallas, TX home, then smart home automation and home control could be of great help. Continue reading to learn what each means and how to experience hands-off technology for yourself.


How Seniors Are Benefitting from Smart Home Automation

Smart Technology Is Not Just a Millennial Fascination

A home automation system may sound like something only a craft beer-drinking, tech-startup employed millennial would use. But that’s far from the truth. Seniors have found valuable benefits in smart technology, and in fact, one in seven adults ages 50 and older already own a home assistant device. More than 80% of Americans ages 50 to 64 use smartphones, which means they’re all entirely capable of accessing a smart system like Control4. It’s safe to say the next generation of seniors will be going ‘smart’—and soon.

Whether you’re shopping around for yourself, a spouse, parent, or friend, discover what other seniors in University Park, TX are enjoying about seamlessly integrated technology below.


Conserve Energy & Extend LED Lifespan with Smart Lighting Control

Use Smart Lights for More Than Appearances

Are light dimmers really energy efficient? Many consumers install dimmers in their home to adjust the mood and atmosphere of each room. Smart lighting control takes dimming a step further, allowing you to adjust the brightness and color temperature from your smartphone or tablet. You can create scenes and schedules, letting your light dim automatically as the day goes on.

But as you may have heard, dimming can also reduce energy usage from your lighting fixtures. That’s only the start for eco-conscious lighting; a smart system can cut your electricity use even further. Discover below how smart lighting control can make your Highland Park, TX, home more energy-efficient than ever.


3 Home Automation Trends to Look Out for in 2020

What Will Smart Technology Look Like in the New Decade?

It’s hard to believe that soon, the 2010s will be over, and we’ll be entering a new age of the 2020s. In the past ten years, we’ve seen the rapid expansion of smart home technology from the likes of Control4 with smart lighting, security, thermostats, and more. Just because the year will be 2020 doesn’t mean we’ll suddenly travel in electric flying cars. But there are new trends on the horizon that will be here before we know it.

If you own or are thinking of purchasing a home automation system for your Dallas, TX house, continue reading to see where the technology is heading. We always build our systems to be future proof, meaning it’s easy to add new devices and upgrade.


Advance Your Home’s Security with Smart Lighting Control

The Role Lighting Plays in Home Safety As we have previously discussed, there are many benefits smart lighting control can offer your Highland Park, TX-area home. From saving energy to setting the atmosphere, lighting control is one of our favorite features of smart home technology. But did you know there are several ways lighting automation…


Save the Planet & Save on Bills with Smart Home Technology

How to Go Eco-Friendly with Your Smart Home Whether you’re a self-proclaimed tree hugger or simply like the idea of saving on energy bills, smart home technology can easily make your household less wasteful. With your lighting, HVAC, and irrigation connected to the Control4 app on your tablet or phone, you’ll be able to make…


Retrofit? No Problem! Enjoy a Smart Home with Wireless Home Networking

Experience High Speeds and Reliable Functionality


Adding smart home capabilities to a new build is easy: If you’re building your dream home, you can call your local integrator before the drywall goes up. They can efficiently wire your property for fast, reliable, and scalable service from your smart home system. But what do you do when you move into an older home — one that makes it hard or impossible to run wires throughout the walls?

Don’t worry, wireless home networking proves to be a viable solution. In this blog, we’ll show you how you can get the most out of your system without wires. Keep reading to see what we mean and how we can help you.