Why Our Project Won the 2018 Smart Home of the Year Award
Earlier this year we were awarded the 2018 Electronic House Gold Award for Smart Home of the Year for our Modern Craft project. Rave reviews either from clients or industry experts always feel great, but they also give us an opportunity to showcase what makes us unique as home automation installers.
This project is an excellent example of how we take input from our clients and convert it into a custom smart home solution. How can this have an impact in your Woodbury, MN Home? Everything we discuss in this blog doesn't just apply to our award-winning homes: it's the approach we take for every project.
Make Daily Life Easier with Control4’s CA-1
Imagine your home responding to your every need, day in and out. Daily life can be a breeze when you have smart home technology throughout your Prairie, MN property.
But if you’re just starting out, it can seem overwhelming. Where do you begin, what do you want to be included, and how can you add on in the future?
Not to worry – we break down the basics for you and introduce you to a product that can make the transition easy.
Read on below to learn more!
Catch Up on the Latest Smart Home Automation Developments
Here’s some news for you: 2017 was a fascinating year for Control4.
The smart home technology business started the year with an announcement that it became the first to add cloud-based connected home management to their routers. The good news continued with the acquisition of Triad Speakers, a high-end audio brand.
The positive developments continued all the way into the fall when the company was named a CES 2018 Innovations Award Nominee for upgrades to its latest operating software release.
With an updated Control4 system, you can give your Lakeville, MN home the latest in automation technology.
We at Lelch Audio Video are proud to be a Control4 dealer that can customize a solution for your property. Below, we’ll look back at some of Control4’s most exciting developments over the past few months.
Expand Your Home’s Control Capabilities Beyond Your Current Technology
The holidays are approaching, and it’s time to begin brainstorming gift ideas for your family.
Here’s one: Consider a gift for your home that each member of your household can use every day.
Smart home automationSmart home automation upgrades not only serve as the perfect present, but they also benefit your residence long after the holidays.
Manage Lights, Entertainment and More with Simple Commands
The biggest thing to hit the smart home industry in 2017 is the emergence of voice control. Though Amazon Echo has dominated the market so far, Google Home and Apple HomeKit also offer their versions of voice-activated speakers that can manage timers, locks, climates, entertainment and more. We've incorporated this new technology into our home automation systems so you can manage all your technology with simple voice commands. In this blog, we highlight some tips to get the most out of voice control in your Minnetonka, MN home.
Find Out Some Interesting Statistics Behind the Latest Smart Home Technology
With a home automation system, you can make your Wayzata, MN home more efficient by centralizing control over lighting, climate, security, and more. We've discussed the benefits of these systems in the past, as well as their many unique features, but now it's time to get down to the numbers. In this blog, we highlight some statistics from the Mutual Mobile 2016 State of the Smart Home Report that showcase why integrated smart home solutions are becoming so popular.
Find a Solution that Matches Your Family’s Unique Needs
Smart home control is all about convenience. By simplifying management of your technology you can enjoy the ultimate lifestyle of luxury in your Woodbury, MN home. For one, all your subsystems—including lighting, entertainment, security and more—are placed under one roof for easy access. You can then choose how you want to manage your smart home. Would you like to have elegant touchpads mounted throughout your home? Would you rather pull up an app on your smartphone? Below we highlight some of the most common options available.
Find Out How an Automated System Cuts Down on Your Energy Bills
No technology in your Edina, Minnesota home is used as often as your lighting. But when new upgrades are considered, few people think about home lighting control. A smart solution not only increases the security and comfort of your home, but it also makes it more efficient. At both the residential and commercial level, smart lighting offers a great return on investment. Below, we'll take a look at some of the ways it can help you reduce your energy bills.