How a Hartford Integrator Successfully Renovated an ELAN Smart Home
TAGS: ELAN | Smart Home Automation
About four years ago, the Hartford-based integrator C&T Systems installed an ELAN smart home automation system at a large home in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The smart home, complete with Lutron lighting and shading, home entertainment controls, and surveillance, won awards from Lutron for its amazing installation and performance. But when the tides of technology changed, it was time for an upgrade. The client was interested in an upgrade and wanted new controls since the old ELAN interface was somewhat limited.
The Equipment You Need for Stellar Sound
TAGS: Audio Systems | Smart Home Automation
There’s an infinite amount of ways to enjoy your music, but not all of them are created equal. You’ve probably seen it a million times before. You walk into a friend’s home in Stonington, Connecticut, or maybe it’s even your own, but one person is listening to his or her headphones, another is using the speakers off of their laptop, and the last one is using a small Bluetooth speaker. The result is several disjointed listening methods, all of which are depriving them of a true sonic experience. The answer is a whole house music system. Continue reading to learn more.
The Only Remote You Need in Your Rhode Island Home
TAGS: Elan | Smart Home Automation
One of the biggest advantages of installing smart home automation in your Westerly-area home is that you can decrease clutter—including apps, cords, wires, AV equipment, and remotes. Littering your coffee table with remotes from the Blu-ray player to the cable box to the television itself is not only an eyesore in your home, but it can be confusing for your family and friends when they want to enjoy a show in your media room or home theater. Perhaps you also have a few more remotes lying around the house to control your shades, lights, and other smart devices. It can be hard keeping tabs on all of them, especially if you tend to lose items easily. So what is the solution? Upgrading to downsize. A remote from ELAN will help you get organized and also simplify your home theater controls. Read this article to learn more.
Automate the Shades on Your Sun Porch in Stonington, CT
TAGS: Insolroll | Lutron | Motorized Shades | Oasis | Smart Home Automation
It may still be a bit chilly in Connecticut, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t too early to start thinking about your spring and summer plans. For Connecticut homeowners who love spending time outdoors, motorized shades are a perfect addition to your patio so you can enjoy nature without the annoying bugs or harsh glare from the sun. Our trusted lighting and shading brand Lutron has partnered with Insolroll to automate the shades on your porch or patio. Keep reading to learn more about this new smart home feature.