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Is This the Newest Contender in the Smart Home Automation Arena?

Comcast Is Coming for Your Integrated Technology

These days, it seems like everyone wants a piece of the smart home automation pie.

First, the major automation manufacturers like Crestron entered the ring. Then tech giants like Google and Amazon threw in their hats. Now, it seems like telecom giant Comcast is trying to get in the game. And it may mean big things for your smart home.

In this blog, we’ll show you how Comcast plans to break into the industry and why you may want to hold off on investing in the cable provider’s platform – for now.

Ready to learn more? Just keep reading.

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Commercial Automation Tips: Huddle Rooms

What You Need to Know About Installing Office Huddle Rooms

Today’s offices aren’t like they used to be. And whether your office is in Bloomington or in downtown Chicago, you’re going to need to keep up with the times.

Instead of the traditional cubicle layout, workplaces have become more fluid. Team members can move freely about the space.

An especially big pain point in this transition has been the conference room. After all, how can you collaborate if you don’t have a place to do it?

That’s why employers have been utilizing huddle rooms, small spaces designed for three or four team members, fully stocked with the same commercial automation amenities you’d have in your conference room.

They help create a feeling of free collaboration.

Want to find out more? Just keep reading.

See Also: Here’s the Technology You Could Be Seeing Around Offices in 2018

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Enjoy Whole Home Audio Anywhere on Your Property

Here’s How You Can Enjoy Incredible Audio in Your Backyard This Spring

With the sun shining and clear skies, it’s the perfect time to get out of the house and take in some of the fresh Denver air.

But that doesn’t mean you have to ditch all of your favorite, high-end AV gear. In fact, you can enjoy the exact same system outside.

When you integrate outdoor solutions with your whole home audio system, you can transform your backyard into the ultimate destination this season.

Want to learn how? Just keep reading.

See Also: A New Liaison Homes Experience Center

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A New Liaison Homes Experience Center

Our Smart Home Company Offers a Hands-On Experience in Decatur, IL

Building a smart home is a big investment.

Whether you want to automate a single room, convert an old house into a modern paradise or start from the ground up, it takes a lot of time, energy and research.

Plus, there’s often the anxiety that you won’t like what you’ve installed.

So why not get a hands-on experience before you buy?

As your local smart home company, we want to make sure you’re getting what you need to enjoy your integrated technology the way you want it.

That’s why we’ve opened a new showroom right here in Decatur, IL. What can you find there? This blog will explain.

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Here’s Why You’ll Use Your Home Theater a Lot More in 2018

A Reason to Be Thankful for Your Home Theater Installation

There’s no denying it: 2017 was a year for change.

Some of it was good, some of it was bad, but as we look forward to a new year, there could be even more seismic shifts in our near future.

For example, commercial movie theaters are disappearing.

And the latest move by one major chain could mean you’re getting a lot more use out of the home theater installation in your Springfield, IL property.

Want to know what that means for your viewing habits? We have the answers right here.

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Smart Ways Your Motorized Shades Can Save You Energy Right Now

See an Instant Change With These Easy Tips

When you’re a kid, getting your hands on a dollar bill is cause for celebration.

When you get older and start working, you realize that a single dollar doesn’t quite mean as much as it used to. After all, you make plenty of dollars on a regular basis.

So why is it that finding a balled up bill after washing your blue jeans can still make your day?

Because money is money.

So why would you want to waste yours on an inefficient home? Chances are, you don’t.

That’s why we’ve put together these easy-to-use tips on using your motorized shades to save energy in your Champagne, IL home.

Interested? Just keep reading.

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Here’s the Technology You Could Be Seeing Around Offices in 2018

Stay Ahead of the Curve on the Newest Commercial Automation Tech

Imagine being in one of the first offices with a telephone. Everyone in the world used to communicate in person or through letters, and all of a sudden they can just call each other up.

Technology doesn’t always move at a rapid pace, but when something revolutionary comes along, it can change the world in the blink of an eye.

Today, we have smart technology that integrates with every facet of our work day. In fact, commercial automation is a cornerstone of many businesses in the Aspen, Colorado area.

Of course, it’s always a good idea to try and stay on top of the latest trends in business technology. Here, we’ll preview some cool gadgets you might find in your office next year.

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Are Paradigm’s Persona Speakers Your Next Whole Home Audio Upgrade?

Here’s What’s Unique About the Audio Company’s Latest Offering

So you’re in the market to upgrade the whole home audio system in your Decatur, IL property. You’re not alone.

With so many options available, it’s hard to tell the features you’ll need to get you on the way to sonic heaven. That’s why we’ve decided to highlight the Persona line of speakers, from one of Canada’s premier audio manufacturers, Paradigm.

Are they what you’re looking for? We have the answers in this blog. Keep reading to find out.

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Is the Amazon Echo Plus Poised to Replace Your Smart Home Automation System?

What Does the Newest Version of the Voice Control Device Have to Offer?

By now, you probably know about the Amazon Echo, the online retailer’s “smart” voice control device. With it, you can control many of the technology components around your house, just by saying a command.

You could even use it with your smart home automation system – just connect it with a platform and start commanding the lights, shades, AV and other devices in your home.

But now Amazon is making a play for smart home dominance with the release of the Echo Plus. They claim it will be the only smart home hub you need.

So will the Echo Plus really replace your smart home system? Keep reading for the answer.

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What You Need to Know About Soundproofing Your Home Theater Installation

Enjoy the Full Impact of Your AV Without Disturbing Your Bloomington, IL Neighbors

When you think about a home theater installation, you probably imagine awesome 4K Ultra HD images and immersive Dolby Atmos surround sound. Whatever you picture, you probably don’t think about some of the more practical aspects of a private cinema – like how important soundproofing can be to your setup. But since it’s one of the biggest parts of any custom theater design, you should start considering the factors early. And that’s what this blog is for. Interested in learning some important stuff about soundproofing? Keep reading!

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