How Smart Home Technology Helps You Around the Clock
TAGS: Home Automation | Smart Home
Some folks are naturally curious about smart home systems and are eager to adopt the latest technology. Others may respond to smart devices thinking, “Why would I need that?” If you fall into the latter group, or if you don’t know much about home automation, you may be surprised by the number of benefits it can bring to your daily life.
From the first moment you wake in the morning to later lying back on your pillow for sleep, follow us as we dive into how a home automation system will benefit your day-to-day in Dallas, TX.
Avoid the Typical Pitfalls Associated with a DIY Installation
TAGS: lighting control | smart home technology | URC
Lowe’s, Home Depot and Sears are among the big names getting in on the smart home game. All of these retail giants now have sections devoted specifically to smart thermostats, lights, door locks and more. This has led to a surge of DIY smart home installations. But over time, many users realize these solutions are not so convenient or as easy to install as promised. In this blog, we'll focus on five problems that are giving homeowners headaches throughout McKinney, TX and showcase how a professional home automation system can be a better approach.
From Remotes to Voice Control, Find a Solution That Meets Your Unique Needs
TAGS: mobile app | smart home | voice control
Perhaps the simplest way to explain a home automation system is to refer to it as a universal remote for all your technology. From the same user interface, you can manage lights, AV, climate, and security. But the beauty of a smart home isn’t just consolidating all your technology, but also being able to choose how you control it. 21st Century AV partners with URC to offer a variety of control solutions ranging from mobile apps to voice commands. Below we highlight each of them so you can see which make the most sense for your Frisco, TX home.