Tag: Design

Inoxa Joins NKBA Global Connect Program

The National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) representing nearly 50,000 North American kitchen and bath industry professionals and the owners of the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS), announces its newest NKBA Global Connect Program Member, Inoxa, offering high-quality designs with a customer-oriented approach. With its Global Headquarters in Polverigi, Italy, Inoxa employs 110 worldwide. Silvano Trombettoni, President of Inoxa, started…

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Screen Innovations Introduces All New Designer Line of Indoor and Outdoor Projection Screens

Screen Innovations (SI) redefines big-screen home entertainment with Solo 3, a re-envisioned line of design-centered motorized projection screen cassettes that discreetly blends into surrounding environments. The clean, sharp lines of the self-contained cassette complement trending contemporary and minimalist home designs.  Unlike most other motorized projection screen cassettes, Solo 3 is manufactured as a visually flawless unit with no typical demarcations…

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Automation

A Fusion of Automation & Lighting Design

This Boston Back Bay mansion, first built and occupied in 1889 by the prominent descendant of a Revolutionary-era merchant family, was prepped for a 21st-Century technology overhaul for a new set of owners who wanted to harmoniously amalgamate top-shelf automation in this 4,000-square-foot property with their love of Classicism and Art Deco interior design. So Cambridge, Mass.-based technology integrator Tech…

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Outdoor Entertainment

How to Design an Outdoor Entertainment Area for Summer Fun

There are a lot of moving pieces when it comes to creating the ideal home theater experience. Beyond hand-picking the most powerful hardware, elements like screen position, speaker height, and viewing angles are accounted for with surgeon-like precision. However, the rules are a bit different for outdoor entertainment. The prominent issue when creating an outdoor environment is manufacturing a beautiful…

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Wi-Fi

9 Ways Your Home is Hurting Your Wi-Fi Experience

Today’s households depend on reliable, stable, and speedy Wi-Fi connectivity to communicate, entertain, work, and learn. Too many, it’s become a utility as important as running water and electricity. But unlike these services, Wi-Fi is a lot more finicky. One day videos stream at lightning speed, the next, Internet-enabled devices struggle to connect. Commands from remotes fail to reach light…

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WALL-SMART

WALL-SMART Introduces A Flush Mount for Lutron’s Pico Keypad 

WALL-SMART, the leading manufacturer of innovative mounting hardware that enables a wide variety of smart devices to be installed flush with wall and ceiling surfaces recently introduced a custom-designed and engineered solution for Lutron’s popular Pico keypad. Intended for installation during home construction, the design-friendly mount can be recessed into any wall material, including drywall and solid surfaces like concrete,…

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