Proper planning and implementation of AV & IT will help your business realize the best possible outcomes.
TAGS: AV considerations for new construction | construction projects | network infrastructure | new construction | Remodel
More so than ever before, AV/IT plays an increasingly important role in our day-to-day operations. Businesses depend on technologies to collaborate and communicate internally and with their customers. Technologies connect us to the Internet of Things (IoT) and integrate our various technology systems. They gather data, help us disseminate and act upon it, making our technologies even more effective. Technologies are essential to our daily workflow and operations and are a vital part of our business strategy, yet they are often overlooked in the design and planning phase of a project.
Working with a pro ensures the best design, reliability, performance and service
TAGS: #IAMCEDIA | CEDIA | Home Automation | Smart Home Automation | Technologist
With the myriad smart home technology devices on the market today, how do you know which is not only the best, but which is best for you? Smart locks and security devices are great to have, but they’re much more valuable if they’re integrated into your home’s control system. Lighting control, motorized window shades and automated garage control are not only convenient, but also a great way to mimic that someone is home while you’re away…particularly if you can access them remotely. So, of all the innovative must-have technologies out there, how do you determine the best solution for you – for now, for tomorrow and beyond?
Custom panels absorb unwanted noise while complementing the room’s decor
TAGS: Acoustic Treatment | Acoustical Treatment | Acoustics | Architectural Acoustics | Noise-control
Listen! What do you hear? If you’re home in your media room, are you experiencing the audio as intended with sharp, crisp speech and striking sound effects? If you’re seated in a restaurant for an intimate, fine-dining experience, are you able to comfortably have a conversation, or is the space buzzing with chatter and clanking plates? Sound is a critical factor in how we experience a space, yet it is often completely overlooked in the room’s design.
TAGS: connected home | home automation | Real Estate | smart home
By now, you’ve probably heard about – if not seen for yourself – Amazon’s Alexa commercial at this year’s Super Bowl. You might even belong to the 25 percent of people who own some kind of smart home product (like Alexa).
What you might not have heard is that smart home technology is taking the real estate industry by storm. In fact, AI and other smart home technology can actually increase the resale value of most West Michigan homes – an important factor to consider now that more and more Millennials are buying homes and interested in smart, connected devices.