Smart technologies that regulate lighting, climate, and HVAC help lower a home’s carbon footprint
TAGS: Green Technology | Lighting Control | Smart Technology
Today’s new homeowners are more environmentally conscious than ever before, and there’s a growing cultural shift toward going green, reducing the carbon footprint, and conserving energy. If you’re a design-build professional, you have the opportunity to use smart technology to attract new homebuyers seeking energy-efficient housing. Integrating smart systems like lighting automation, motorized shading, and climate control into a home’s architecture is a significant value add in today’s housing landscape.
If you have an upcoming custom home project, keep reading to learn more about green technologies you can use to design and build more energy-efficient homes in Paradise Valley, AZ.
Bring a family room, living room, or basement to life with a few technology upgrades
TAGS: AV Installation | Home Entertainment | Motorized Shades
In 2021, home entertainment is more popular than ever. And with technologies like advanced audio-video systems, smart lighting, custom window treatments, and hidden technology, it’s easy to transform a family room, living room, spare room, or basement into a multi-purpose entertainment space.
Imagine watching movies, listening to music, gaming online, and throwing parties for family and friends — with one space to support everything. Keep reading to learn the tech upgrades you need to bring entertainment to life in your Scottsdale, AZ home.
Automated scenes bring more convenience and comfort to your daily life
TAGS: Smart Home Automation | Smart Home Technology
Your Scottsdale, AZ home can do so much for you when you bring all your technologies together with a home automation system like Control4 or Crestron Home. One of the most useful and convenient features of home automation is the ability to create scenes.
Scenes allow you to create custom settings using multiple connected devices in your home. You can activate a scene by pressing a button on your smartphone or keypad or linking the scene to a trigger event (like time of day or day of the week). Scenes make your routines vastly more convenient — one button press, and you can set any room in your home exactly the way you want it. Keep reading to learn five helpful scenes to get started in your smart home.
Design intelligent lighting for dynamic spaces with help from Lutron
TAGS: Interior Design | Lighting Design | Lutron
Lighting control is a critical element in interior design for multi-use home spaces. But designing architectural lighting isn’t an easy task for designers — it requires the perfect balance of creativity and practicality to ensure a result that’s beautiful, comfortable, and easy to adjust and control on the backend.
The newest Lutron lighting control system coming to the market is designed to give interior designers like you a simpler, more straightforward, and more flexible way to bring the magic of dynamic, intelligent lighting into everyday spaces. Keep reading to learn how intelligent lighting by Lutron can help you bring your lighting visions to life in Scottsdale, AZ homes.