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Good Wiring Makes the Ideal Home Technology System Possible

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Ask someone to describe their idealhome technology system. They will likely conjure images of the latest 4K TVs. They will describe high-fidelity speakers that can produce an immersive listening environment throughout their home. They will picture a control system that is fully integrated and easy to operate. And they will want this all to blend in seamlessly, without compromising the design of their home. While all of these technologies are wonderful, it is much less glamorous to discuss what makes these coveted systems possible: the wiring.

Good Wiring Yields Placement Flexibility
A proper infrastructure will serve as the foundation of any home technology system. Yet more often than not the infrastructure receives far too little planning. This has the potential to create a number of problems that may only come to light near the end of the project, when they are difficult and expensive to fix. With a little planning these issues can easily be avoided, allowing the technology to shine, without any compromise to the home’s aesthetic value.

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RTI Custom Home Automation

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RTI is one of the best custom home automation in the market, until recently RTI have bean just a great universal remote control system until they came out with smart phone and tablets user interface as well as new products and features.

Smart Homes Innovations have installed many smart homes systems over the years from all the top brands in the market and after seeing those systems in action and geting the feedback from our clinets this is by far one of the best smart home system in the market! RTI can integrate to most of the top 3rd party systems out there like NEST thermostat, Sonos Audio system, Lutron RA2 Lighting system and much more... and we can tell you that integrating to those system is very easy on our technical side so you experiance a great seamless working system. 

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Connected Home Control

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Affordable Smart Home System

We have been installing and testing the New ProControl remote control system for a about a year now and I have to say its 100% success, easy to install and program and customers just love it! And the way it works with no RF glitches compare to other brands out there. We just love it!

Recently Pro Control have been integrating popular name brands to their systems so now we can connect the Lutron Caseta Wireless ,Nest thermostat and Sonos audio system into a single app, and of course it will connect and control your local audio video system like your TV, Cable box etc. so all you need is your iPad and the ProControl processor and you have an amazing low cost smart home system.

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Apple HomeKit Smart Home Devices Unveiled at CES

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Although Apple didn’t exhibit at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas this year, its home automation platform, Apple HomeKit, was well represented by several companies that introduced new HomeKit-enabled products. These recent additions strengthen Apple’s play in the home automation marketplace and will likely encourage future developments from other manufacturers still scratching their heads about which home-automation protocol camp to join. Continue reading
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Pyng by Crestron - The Home Automation App

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The App is All You Need

Don't just add an app to the home automation system; download the app that IS your home automation system.

Crestron Pyng™ enables complete setup and control in just a few easy steps right from the iPad. Smart Homes Innovations can create lifestyle scenes for each room, schedule events, and much more in minutes without ever opening a laptop.

Setting up a new home is streamlined by pairing Crestron Pyng accessories with the app. Accessories include Crestron wireless lighting controls, shading solutions, thermostats, and Yale wireless door locks, as well as security systems. Home settings are backed up to the cloud, so making changes is easy and secure.

Once the initial set up is complete, anyone can easily modify settings or create new scenes right from the app. Homeowners can make changes themselves with the confidence that all their original settings are backed up in the cloud.

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