TAGS: cybersecurity | Home Automation | millennial home buyer | New Home Buyer | Pre-Wire | Smart Home
With millennials now purchasing their own homes, is smart home technology just another trend – or is it here to stay?
According to a recent survey by Houzz, “first-time home buyers and millennials are more likely than any other group to prioritize smart home technology in new houses and renovations.”
TAGS: BYOD | huddle room | infrastructure | teleconference | UC | Video Conferencing
It’s a pretty basic expectation really. We want to walk into a meeting room, connect our laptop, and present. And you can. Your conference room or huddle room system can be a simple plug-and-present. It can be a wireless solution or one that is controlled by your smartphone. But, like all good designs, great outcomes depend on great input. While any of those solutions may be an effective presentation system, if it doesn’t suit the needs of the user, it will fall short. An effective presentation system is not as much about the technology as it is the user experience, and that starts with a few simple questions.
TAGS: Smart Home | Smart Home Automation
Installing smart technology into the most important rooms of your home can create optimal comfort and style.
Comfort and personal style are key aspects to designing any home – and implementing smart technology into your design can provide a seamless, custom solution to give you full control of your space. Equipping key rooms in your home with technology can provide the ultimate convenience, while still completely complementing your individual style.
TAGS: Outdoor audio | outdoor sound system | outdoor speakers
Your patio is an extension of your home’s living space, especially this time of year! It can also be a seasonal seating addition for your lakefront restaurant. Home or work, we’re taking to the outdoors, gathering around the fire pit, relaxing poolside or enjoying dinner at a favorite outdoor bistro. Whether you’re engaged in an intense Cornhole Tournament, sipping cocktails on Lake Michigan, or just puttering in your garden, there’s one thing that could really add to your enjoyment: music.