The 5 Phases of Smart Home Technology Integration: From Start to Infinity

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When it comes to planning your dream home, it can be easy to overlook the technology until after everything else has already been put into place. Planning ahead can reap major benefits, not to mention save a lot of money in the long run. There are 5 main stages through the course of a whole-home integration project. Careful consideration and …

Do You Have Home Automation Confusion? Tips to Make Better Buying Decisions

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The idea of a smart home is beautiful. You come home from work and the door unlocks, the kitchen and living room lights turn on, your entertainment system powers on, the TV switches to your favorite channel and the thermostat automatically turns down the temperature a few degrees. All this happens without lifting a finger. Getting everything set up to …

Lighting Design Tips and Advice: Your Home in the Perfect Light

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Light is one of the most important, yet understated elements in our daily lives. Scientific studies have shown that the appropriate and proper lighting affect our daily moods. Can you imagine living in a world with no light? Or even in a world with inappropriate lighting? Below are some lighting design tips and advice that we would like to share …

Customized Shading Options: Crestron Announces Color Match Service

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Crestron is known for their award winning home automation products and solutions that provide the highest levels of technology integration design. Crestron’s latest technology design service came earlier this month when they announced their Color Match capabilities, allowing Crestron motorized roller shades to be available in any color that customers desire by simply providing a Pantone® color code or physical …

Crestron Zūm Wireless Lighting Control Aims to Simplify Installation

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Crestron, earlier this week, announced they are now shipping their new wireless lighting control solution, Zūm.  The new product line is engineered to make the setup and management of lighting control, in virtually any space, easy and more affordable. Wireless dimmers, switchers, sensors and other components are part of the new product line. Centralized building-wide lighting control can be deployed using the …

Outdoor AV Design: Take Control of Your Exterior Living Spaces

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Like the interior of your home, outdoor living spaces also require smart technology design. To create the perfect ambiance and atmosphere, AHT utilizes a number of high-quality manufacturers like Crestron and Seura to design the outdoor living space of your dreams. Upgrading traditional lighting is great, but smart technology goes even further with waterproof televisions, underground subwoofers, and more. Whether you enjoy …

The Next Generation of Crestron TSW Touch Screens Are Now Available

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Crestron has released a new generation of their TSW award winning touch screens. The TSW-560, TSW-760, and TSW-1060 use faster processors to deliver better performance than their predecessors. They also feature backlit capacitive buttons, an ambient light sensor to tailor screen brightness to suit your room’s lighting. The new touch screens also feature native Sonos integration, so you can run the …

Inside Crestron’s State-of-the-Art Residential Research and Testing Center

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Craftsmanship and quality assurance are paramount when implementing luxury smart home technology. As a leading AV manufacture, Crestron is at the top of the mountain when it comes to quality assurance. There is not another home automation manufacturer that can match Crestron’s resources. Crestron products are backed by more than 90 fully-staffed offices that provide 24 x 7 x 365 sales, …

A Home Builders Guide to Working with Technology Integrators

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Choosing the right home automation company can save time, money and hassle. Like any industry, the home technology industry has it’s share of good, bad and ugly integrators. In this post, we are going to explore what you should look for when choosing the right integrator for your new construction project. Accessibility Integrators accomplish more than simply installing hardware. They …

New Crestron Touch Screen: Voice Recognition, Web Browsing, H.264 Streaming Video

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The new Crestron TS-1542-C delivers the ultimate touch screen experience — blending style and function with advanced high-definition graphics. In one slim device, the TS-1542-C integrates a brilliant 15.6” Full HD touch screen display and high-performance digital graphics engine. Its sleek, modern design features premium metallic construction and edge-to-edge glass for a contemporary look that’s perfectly at home placed on a …