Transforming a One Bedroom NYC Apartment into a High Tech Getaway

Sometimes the smaller the project, the more difficult the installation. For David Mills of Kraus Hi-Tech Home Automation, fitting everything the client wanted into a one-bedroom, 600-sq.-ft. apartment in the Upper West Side in New York City took both innovation and creativity. Connected Design talked with Kraus to find out more about what techniques and technology he used. (Also enjoy…

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Turning Fire Damage into a Successful Smart Home Design

Picture this: you are 15 months into a smart home design, ready to install final equipment on the install—a remodel job where you’ve partnered with a builder to install a lighting control system and rewiring infrastructure—when you receive a call that the home has been destroyed by a fire. Thankfully, there were no injuries or loss of sentimental items; however, the work, once set…

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