Design/Build

Crestron Home Seamlessly Integrates with Lutron Lighting, Shading Control

Crestron Electronics has announced an addition to its Crestron Home software. Through an alliance with Lutron Electronics, Crestron Home will integrate seamlessly with Lutron lighting and shading control, specifically, RA2 Select, RadioRA 2, and HomeWorks with QS and QSX control systems.   “Our top priority is to help our dealers deliver the best user experience in the industry to their clients, regardless of…

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Human Centric Lighting – The Next Big Thing in Home Design

Of all the amenities in a home, lighting can have the most impact on design, ambiance and even your sense of well-being. Set at the appropriate brightness and color temperature, lighting can accentuate the architectural features of your home while affecting your mood and well-being. Smart lighting has the ability to touch every part of our lives in some very…

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PCL, Eddy Solutions Team On Water Leak Protection Tech

Water damage is one of the biggest risks to construction sites and property, nearing 60 percent of all real estate claims. With combined expertise in IoT producing data-driven insights, PCL and Eddy Solutions will use game-changing technology to protect smart home projects and commercial sites from the increasing threat of water damage. PCL is continually looking for ways to leverage…

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Mansion in May 2020 Set for Tyvan Hill in New Vernon, New Jersey

Held every two to three years, Mansion in May Designer Showhouse and Gardens is the preeminent fundraising event of the Women’s Association for Morristown Medical Center. The Women’s Association has announced that Tyvan Hill in New Vernon, New Jersey has been chosen as the site of its 19th Mansion in May event. Built-in 1928, Tyvan Hill is a gracious country…

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Xantech, ELAN Help Trendy Restaurant Successfully Expand to Las Vegas

The Crack Shack, a San Diego-based casual restaurant chain that offers organic, locally-sourced chicken and egg dishes, recently opened its first location beyond California, taking its place amongst the fierce competition on the Las Vegas strip. With the intention to dazzle Las Vegas-style, The Crack Shack invested in Audio/Video solutions controlled by Xantech’s Video over IP Platform and ELAN. “Being…

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Crestron Intros Wireless Horizon EX Dimmers & Keypads

Crestron announced that it is now shipping its wireless Horizon EX keypads and dimmers. Featuring matching dimmers and keypads, the new line of wall-box controllers provides an advanced custom control solution as part of a complete Crestron smart home. Horizon EX universal dimmers have no minimum load requirement and they offer more reliable LED dimming, says the company. “Now, with…

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Hunter Douglas Showcases Custom, Automated Shades

Hunter Douglas has brought out a series of automated window treatment styles enhanced with its PowerView Motorization operating system. The company touts the shades’ and blinds’ customizability, along with their suitability for virtually any shape or size window in any smart home, theater, or control system. Hunter Douglas window treatments are available in over 20 styles that can be automated…

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