You may have seen or heard about computers that run entire homes with the push of one button. You may have also thought that those systems are only for the extremely rich or tech-savvy home owner. This is not the case anymore. Over the past several years, the price and functionality for home electronics has shifted immensely. With improved wireless capabilities and innovations in electronic hardware, it is now possible to link audio, video, security, and climate control all in to one handheld device.
Companies such as Crestron, Elan, and Colorado vNet are some of the leaders in home integrated systems. The capabilities are limitless with these systems and are designed to fit the needs and wants of anyone. It is a great addition to any renovation and can easily be installed. Many of these systems can be managed and serviced via internet, which means systems can be controlled at an owner’s place of work or by Smartphone. Servicing can also be done completely by remote and in most scenarios one would never need a tech to come for a house call.
Installing these types of integrated systems is a great way to improve the quality, value and efficiency of your home as well as bring it into the twenty-first century.