5 Perks of Using Professional Surveillance Cameras

Update Your Covington Property with Smart Surveillance & Security Many families in the Covington, Louisiana area travel around the holidays, which means empty houses and abundant opportunities for break-ins. So how do you keep your home safe while you are away? Today’s surveillance cameras give you a lot of options for monitoring your home. You may be surprised by all of the advanced … [Read more...]

Smart Home Scenes for Every Occasion

How to Customize Your Baton Rouge Home with Smart Home Automation You may think that having a smart home is all about the convenience factor—controlling your house with a mobile device so you can focus on the important parts of your life. While that’s true, smart home automation is also about creating unique experiences. Yes, it’s quite nice to be able to turn the lights on and off with your … [Read more...]

3 Ways to Prevent Burglaries

Protect Your Louisiana Home 24/7 with Security and Surveillance Technology According to the FBI, burglaries dropped about 8 percent in 2015. While that is encouraging news to hear, thousands of burglaries are still happening all over the country, including Lafayette, Louisiana. Last year there were about 1,500,000 break-ins and three-quarters of them happened in residential neighborhoods. While … [Read more...]

The Best Christmas Gift for the Techie: Amazon’s Alexa

Enjoy Voice Control Technology with Alexa The holidays can be quite hectic, especially if you’re hosting a lot of family and friends at your house. Aside from the festive parties, you have a lot of shopping to do. So what is the best gift for the techie? If your family member or friend loves smart home automation, Amazon’s Alexa is the perfect choice. Not only would it be great for your modern … [Read more...]

How do I Stream Audio or Video with a Whole House Audio/Video System?

Discover all Your Options for AV Content in New Orleans If you look at how audio and video technology has evolved over the previous 50 years, or even the past five years, you’ll see a dramatic difference. We’ve gone from audio cassette tapes and VHS tapes to CDs and DVDs, and from grainy sound and picture to vivid colors and crystal clear images. Along with those changes in devices is the way we … [Read more...]

How to Use Geofencing Technology in Your Louisiana Home

Learn About the Security Trend that is Changing the Smart Home World In the world of smart home automation, there are a few ways to simply control your Louisiana home. You can press one button on your mobile device or wall keypad to start a specific scene, or schedule a scene according to date and time. However, now we have another way to control our smart homes – geofencing. Geofencing … [Read more...]

Top 3 Reasons to Invest in a Smart Home

Why Your Should Make Your Covington Home Smart A study done by Lowe's smart home automation found that while Rosie the Robot is the futuristic feature consumers would want most from "The Jetsons," more than 70 percent of smartphone users in America just wish they could control something in their home from their mobile device. Above all, families want to make their homes safer, more energy … [Read more...]

March Madness Bracket Challenge

Win a free SONOS Play:5 The Madness is here! It’s time to take your best shot to make it to the top of the leaderboard! Make your picks and compete for the chance to win a SONOS Play:5 by picking the most accurate bracket. Enter your name and email address below to receive your official entry link! By entering this contest, you are opting into our email newsletters. … [Read more...]

Solutions for Designers: What About That TV?

A great home interior always maintains a consistent scheme throughout.  Architects and designers work closely to create the kind of ambience the homeowner client desires. Sometimes, though, introducing technology into a room can interfere with that ambience...but it doesn't have to!  Certainly not when you have experienced technology experts who keep "design magic" on hand for just such an … [Read more...]

2014: The Year of Home Automation?

2014 could very well be the year home automation comes into its own. One writer in his blog listed six good reasons he believes 2014 is the break-away year for home automation.  But what impact will that have on homeowners in general? First, the marketplace changes dramatically when people go beyond having heard of a technology to actually grasping what it is AND its benefit!  Due to mass … [Read more...]