Discover the Latest Innovations for Your Home Automation System
The annual CEDIA Expo is where custom electronics manufacturers showcase their hottest new products, giving our team the opportunity to gain firsthand experience with the technology that is transforming residential and commercial spaces. Smart Systems partners Elan and Sony all brought their A-game for this year’s CEDIA Expo in San Diego, presenting compelling new advancements for your home automation system or high-performance audio and video setup. And we were there to experience it all.
Read on to learn about how each of these companies is creating products that can add convenience, beauty, and security to your Fort Worth-area home.
Enrich Your Westlake, TX Home while Saving on Your Monthly Energy Bill
Your energy bill can be one of your most expensive utilities if you have a home full of devices that are consistently using power, but you can use integrated home control to save energy with a Lutron lighting control system. Your lights make up a significant percentage of your home's energy usage, and that can add up when your kids always forget to shut the lights off after they leave a room.
With a wide range of adjustment and monitoring options, a Lutron lighting control system allows you to keep an eye on your lighting’s energy usage and make immediate changes that will save you money. Keep reading to learn more about how smart lighting can lower the monthly energy costs of your Westlake-area home.
Protect Your Westlake Property with A Smart Home Security System
There are few things more beautiful than Texas in the summer, but sometimes you need a change of scenery.
Vacation is the time to take it easy and relax with family and friends, but it’s hard to achieve serenity when you’re worried about the security of your empty home. According to the Bureau of Justice Statistics, burglaries occur more frequently in the summer, mainly because people are spending more time away from their property.
Fortunately, advancements in smart home security systems make it possible for you to enjoy your vacation without fear. Read on to learn how to protect your home in the Westlake area with features you can access from anywhere with an Internet connection.
Integrate Your Home’s Lights for Complete Control
No conversation about a smart home installation would be complete without discussing control options. It’s important to know what control system you want to manage the smart technology in your Dallas, TX home.
For lighting in particular, one of the most prominent high-end options is Lutron HomeWorks QS. Of course, the big question is whether or not it’s right for your home – and the best way to know the answer is by knowing more about the main features and benefits of HomeWorks QS!