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Articles in Category: Smart Homes, Michigan

Smart tech spikes in new home construction

Smart tech spikes in new home construction

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: cybersecurity | Home Automation | millennial home buyer | New Home Buyer | Pre-Wire | Smart Home

Incorporating technology into the most important rooms of your home

Incorporating technology into the most important rooms of your home

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: Smart Home | Smart Home Automation

Outsmarting Cyber Crimes Against Smart Technologies

Outsmarting Cyber Crimes Against Smart Technologies

Adoption of new technologies is on the rise, and so are cybersecurity threats. Gartner reports that in five years our typical households could contain several hundred smart devices. While it’s important to be cognizant of cybersecurity issues, rest assured that Automation Design + Entertainment is staying ahead of the bad guys to keep you and your family safe. Let’s explore the potential vulnerabilities of smart devices and measures taken to make them secure.

TAGS: Smart Home | Smart Home Automation

Get Smart, Not Stressed

What exactly is a SMART home, and what makes it so smart to have?

Get Smart, Not Stressed

A SMART home seems to be a lot of things, and for a lot of reasons.  To some it’s an all-in-one, literally the whole house, remote control.  To others, it’s a reassuring security system.  It’s a convenience, it adds to your home’s resale value, it supports energy efficiency, and the list goes on.  But what’s the common denominator?

TAGS: Automated lighting control | Control4 | smart home | Smart Lighting | smart lighting control