Think beyond audio and video — features like comfortable seating and lighting control can vastly improve your viewing experience
TAGS: Home Theater Design | Home Theater Installation | Lighting Control
With many movie theaters still closed in Buffalo, NY, and the surrounding areas, there’s never been a better time to invest in a custom home theater. If you already have a dedicated theater in your home, why not add upgraded solutions that will make your space more comfortable and luxurious, and enhance the movie-watching experience?
There’s more to a home theater than amazing audio and video (although that’s DEFINITELY important). Keep reading to learn 3 ways to improve your home cinema and get the most value out of your experience!
Just a Few Lighting Upgrades Can Create a Safer, More Comfortable Outdoors Environment
TAGS: Lighting Control | Outdoor Lighting | Outdoor Living Spaces
Now that most of us are cooped up inside all the time, we find that we want to spend as much time outdoors as possible. And it’s no wonder. Research shows that spending more time outside improves mental clarity, reduces stress and anxiety, and boosts your immune system.
With summer just around the corner a lot of us want to be able to hit the backyard in the evening and do some grilling for ourselves and loved ones. And nowadays with the kids at home all day, the time they spend outside goes on well into the evening.
Landscape lighting systems designed by our team in Buffalo, NY, set and controlled through the device of your choice, offer you and your kids the opportunity to safely enjoy an evening on the porch or in the backyard.
From Lighting to Automation, Smart Homes Offer Value
TAGS: Home Lighting Control | Lighting Control | Lutron | Smart Home Automation
Smart homes and Internet of Things (IoT) devices have taken the world by storm with a forecasted 63 million American homes adopting smart devices by 2022. Often, a single smart device serves as an entry product to more robust, connected smart systems that work seamlessly together.
There are many different smart home systems you can incorporate into your Orchard Park, NY home, including smart home lighting, motorized shades, and a full-fledged Control4 control system.
Keep reading to learn how these smart systems can go beyond increasing your comfort and convenience and actually serve to increase the value of your home.
New Innovations to Incorporate into Your Home’s Automation System
TAGS: lighting control | Lutron | Smart Home Technology | Sony
The Consumer Technology Association’s annual Consumer Electronics Show was in Las Vegas once again this year, and it debuted new devices and technologies that will become available for your New York smart home this year. From the slightly absurd to technical genius, CES 2020 is always a trade show full of innovation and excitement in the entertainment capital of the world. Last year, the Impossible Burger debuted – a technological food innovation – and Sony and Samsung both debuted 98-inch 8K upscaling TVs.
So, what new smart devices or trends did CES 2020 debut that you could incorporate into your own home automation system? Keep reading to learn about a few of the new offerings that will soon become available to your Ellicottville, NY smart home.