If you thought luxury in home automation ended with elegant shades, think again!
TAGS: automated lighting | Home Automation | Home Theater | Lake House | Luxury lifestyle | Motorized Shades | Smart Home | summer kitchen | vacation home | wine cellar
If luxury home automation is on your wish list, now is a great time to do it. With recent advancements in smart home technology, gone are the days of luxury and home automation being two separate design elements or a compromise. Now, it’s easy to find the best comfort and entertainment solutions for your Michigan home or lakeside retreat.
TAGS: Lady cave | mom cave | she cave | she shack | she shed | Womancave
Men aren’t the only ones to enjoy their personal space. She Sheds are throwing the man cave a “curve.” Feeling a need to escape the chaos, disconnect from the disruptive digital world and enter a space that soothes the soul, woman caves continue to grow in popularity. Amid all the talk of disconnecting though, many technologies actually add comfort, convenience and the fun-factor to the space that is “for girls only!” Here’s some things to keep in mind as you contemplate designing your personal corner of the world.
TAGS: analog | audiophile | B&W | Bowers & Wilkins | Classe | hi-end audio | Hifi | listening room | stereo | turntable | vinyl
In our first installment, we talked about performance speakers and the importance of proper speaker placement. We also covered the critical dimensions of the room and of its acoustic properties. Now, we dive into what drives the sound!
TAGS: Alexa | Amazon Echo | c4 | Control4 | Home Automation | Voice Control | Voice-enable
Control4 really gets it. Not only do they develop leading-edge technology for you, today’s tech-savvy homeowner, but they enable you to integrate your own voice-activated upgrades. Now that’s smart! Actually, Control4 calls it a Smart Home Skill for Alexa and it’s offered through their 4Sight subscription.