Tag: Shades

smart home

Integrating Smart Home Technology into Centenarian Home

The British Columbia-based custom installation team of La Scala Integrated Media encounters many requests for smart home installations in many types of residences throughout and beyond the Vancouver area. In Shaughnessy, an upscale, cozy neighborhood in Central Vancouver, this group of experts was presented with a client’s mandate of outfitting a home with the latest media and gaming technologies in…

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custom integrator

Hunter Douglas Offers New Control Drivers for PowerView Gen 3

Hunter Douglas, the world’s leading manufacturer of custom window treatments, bolsters its commitment to the custom integrator channel with an expanded library of control drivers. Designed for fast, straightforward integration of PowerView® Gen 3 Automation into popular home control systems, the new drivers maximize the possibilities for adding automated window treatments to a broad range of projects. The growing list…

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Connected

Connected Condo with Integrated Technology

The integration team at Salem, Ore.-based Northside Homeworks was brought into this project near the end of the electrical rough-in, to automate a 1,600-square-foot condominium – a residence being readied for clients who were transitioning from a large, multi-level home to a contemporary space that would afford them a lifestyle of simplicity and convenience for when family and grandchildren came…

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Theater

How to Create the Theater Experience at Home

From drive-in theaters to modern multi-theater cinemas, heading to the movies is truly a one-of-a-kind experience. The movie theater as we know it is strategically designed to “set the scene” for patrons – with the big screen, surround sound, the theater acoustics and maybe even the popcorn-crumbed floor – but what greatly enhances the theater experience is the low lighting.…

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Screen Innovations

Screen Innovations Introduces Two New Accessories for Smarter, Faster, More Profitable Shade and Screen Installations 

Screen Innovations continues to expand its diverse and innovative portfolio of products with the introduction of two new accessories designed to dramatically simplify the installation and operation of SI motorized shades and screens. Embodying a host of cutting-edge technologies, SI’s revolutionary C4 Zigbee interface and Suite XVI 16-port data hub bring unprecedented ease and functionality to shade and screen installations.…

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