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Articles tagged with: Smart Home Automation

Discover How Control4 Sets the Scene in Your Home

Create the Perfect Ambiance for Your Scott County Home

Discover How Control4 Sets the Scene in Your Home

Smart home automation gives you one-touch control of all the smart devices in your home, and that connectivity introduces new opportunities to alter the atmosphere of your space depending on the occasion. A Control4 system allows you to set specific scenes, and with the push of a button, your smart home simultaneously adjusts your lighting, motorized window treatments, climate control, HVAC, and whole house audio and video.

With a Control4 installation from Reference Audio Video & Security, you have professionals handling all the wiring and programming, ensuring that your automated systems work together seamlessly so you can take full advantage of the scenes feature. Read on to find out how you can shape the ambiance of your Scott County home like never before with Control4 home automation.

Coming Home to Control4 Automation: Here’s What You Can Expect

Explore the Wonders of Owning an Integrated Control4 System

Coming Home to Control4 Automation: Here’s What You Can Expect

Imagine this scenario: You and your family are heading back home after a long weekend day away from the house.

As you pull into your driveway, your security system instantly deactivates, pathway lights turn on, leading you from your car to your front door (which simultaneously unlocks), and lights turn on inside to welcome you home.

This isn’t some scene we can only expect in the future. You can feature this technology throughout your property right now.

In this post, we share how Control4 home automation can transform day-to-day tasks throughout your property in the Des Moines area.

Control in the Hands of the Homeowner

Reference AVS Highlights Control4 User Interfaces

Control in the Hands of the Homeowner

The rapid pace at which technology evolves has made it challenging to keep up with the latest operating system, newest device and version two-point-whatever. The result of so much technological advancement is that we’ve come to expect a streamlined user experience that facilitates intuitive control with no industry jargon or needless buttons. Control4, a leader in smart home automation technology, provides Dallas County, Iowa residents with seamless control of the technology in their home. Read on to learn about some of the different control devices as well as watch demonstration videos on how to personalize your lights, program your thermostat and use Pandora.

Understanding the Network: What it Means for Your Smart Home Automation System

We Define Some Key Terms for Understanding Why Networking Is Important

Understanding the Network: What it Means for Your Smart Home Automation System

The network is the backbone of your smart home automation system. Without it, your AV couldn’t communicate with your lighting control system, and the motorized shades couldn’t communicate with the HVAC. It’s what makes a “smart” home possible. But despite its importance, we often field questions about what exactly the network does for your home. That’s why we’ve put together this blog to highlight some of the key terms you’ll need to know to understand your network. Read on for more.