Crestron’s 5″ Portrait Touch Screen: High Functionality in a Compact Design

AHT Media Audio Video Los Angeles, Audio Video New York Installer, Automation, Crestron Home Automation, Crestron Remote Controls

Crestron’s latest product, a 5 inch portrait touch screen, provides a compact design to control residential technology. In locations that may not require in-depth control of audio and video, the 5 inch portrait screen is very useful while not taking up much room on a wall.  The most common places where these touch screen could be used are door entry …

Interior Designers Compete Using Crestron Technology

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Interior designer Robert Burg of Robert Burg Design won the Chateau on Central Design Challenge Arizona. The year long competition featured three A-list designers, each given a budget and their own chateau to design from the shell stage to a fully furnished residence complete with world-class Crestron home automation. A distinguished panel of judges, including Luis D. Ortiz from the …


Automated Motorized Closets For The Modern Home

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When it comes to the hottest trends in integrated technology, AHT Residential is always searching for the latest technology solutions to help our clients simplify their busy lifestyles. Last March, while attending the Architectural Digest Home Design Show, a product caught our attention – an automated clothes closet. This ingenious device is the brainchild of Metalprogetti, a leading design and …


Crestron Automation: 5 Signs That It Is Time To Upgrade

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With new engineering and functionality, automation systems are constantly advancing. The main goal is to always make the lives of homeowners more convenient, comfortable, secure and entertaining. Like with any technology, when advances are introduced, previous technologies become out-dated and need to be upgraded or replaced. In this post, we explore several signs that it may be time to upgrade …

Creston Pyng: Updates App and Installation Process

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During the 2014 CEDIA Expo, Crestron launched Pyng, a home automation control hub and app that simplifies the programming and installation process.  You can read our first article about Crestron Pyng here. How Does Pyng Work? Pyng enables configuration and control of Crestron’s infiNET EX-equipped lighting products, motorized shades, thermostats, occupancy sensors, and door locks. The products connect via RF …

Residential Technology for Interior Designers and Architects

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With the use of modern day technology, a great design can be made extraordinary. In contrast, without the proper technology foresight, a great design can be made sub par. We have seen both ends of the spectrum. In this post, we  discuss several residential technologies that can make or break a home’s design. Let us know your thoughts by following …