Battery-operated Palladiom shades are perfect for new homes, retrofits, and renovations
TAGS: Lighting Control | Lutron | Motorized Shades
Upgrading your corded window coverings to Lutron motorized shades is a simple way to bring more precise lighting control, privacy, and ease of use into your home. And while Lutron has always been the undisputed leader in lighting and shading control, the company’s newest offering — wireless Palladiom shades — brings motorized window treatments to a whole new level of beauty, convenience, and functionality.
The Palladiom line of Lutron shades are battery-operated, whisper-quiet, and look elegant and modern in your Scottsdale, AZ, home. Learn everything you need to know below.
Using the Sound of Nature in Architectural Design
TAGS: Biophilic Design | Multi-Room Audio | Whole-Home Audio
Wellness and biophilia are rapidly growing themes in design circles. Biophilia comes from the Greek word "philia," which means "love of." Translated, biophilia simply means love of life or living things. At its root, it encompasses human’s engrained love of and attachment to nature.
Researchers found that, when asked to picture a place where participants felt calm and relaxed, 90% imagined a natural setting.
Since its inception in 1964, biophilia has progressively become one of the most influential elements in design and architecture, integrating nature into a home’s scheme. When you harvest daylight or incorporate natural elements such as greenery, you’re incorporating biophilic design.
So, what does this have to do with multi-room audio when designing homes in Scottsdale, AZ? Everything.
Learn more about how smart homes work!
TAGS: Home Automation | Smart Home | Smart Technology
Smart home technology has never been more popular than it is right now, and it’s expected to become even more common in the average household over the next several years. According to the research, approximately 70% of consumers own at least one smart product, and many plan to buy additional devices in the future.
Today, it’s possible to live in an entirely connected house where all your smart devices and appliances are integrated under a single smart home control system. If you’re curious about how smart home control works and whether it’s worth the investment in your Paradise Valley, AZ, home, please keep reading below! We’re covering the five Ws of smart home control to help you get started.
The Right Lighting Helps Restore Energy and Improves Sleep
TAGS: Crestron | Crestron Lighting | Smart Lighting
We go to the gym, take long walks around the neighborhood, eat more fruits and vegetables, and try to remember to fill our water glass at least eight times a day. Yet, despite our best efforts, we may still find our energy waning and our sleep cycles disrupted. What’s going on?
While there are numerous reasons for low energy, one of the common ones can be traced back to lighting. Yes, those bright lights that help us read, accomplish tasks, work on our computers, and keep us safe may be one of the root causes of our imbalance.
Fortunately, there are steps we can take to make a healthier home environment. One of those is utilizing a Crestron lighting system. So, let's see what this lighting solution can do for your Scottsdale, AZ home.