Expand Your Video and Music Libraries by Streaming Content
TAGS: Media Streaming | Smart Home Automation
If you look at how home entertainment has evolved over the past century, or even the past three years, you’ll see a dramatic difference. TVs have gone from large boxes to flat panels, and picture has gone from fuzzy black and white to crisp and colorful images. Along with those changes in devices is the way we view and access content. Now there are so many different audio/video platforms available – so much so it can get confusing. In this blog we are going to cover what media streaming is and what the best ways are to access online content in yourAlbany, New York home.
Different Controls for Your New York Smart Home
TAGS: Lighting and Shading Control | Smart Home Automation
Sometimes the time change can affect your daily routine. You used to be able to enjoy the sunlight for hours after work, but now it’s already dark on your route home. But the good news is that you don’t have to be affected by the lack of light. A lighting and shading control system can help keep your spirits up in the dead of winter. Not only will smart home controls make it easier for you to manage the light in your home, but they will also help you save energy and time. Mobile controls are especially useful around the holidays when you have a lot to get done. So keep reading to learn about all the ways you can control the lighting and shading in your Albany, New York home.
Use an Energy Management System to Impact Your Environment
TAGS: Energy Management | Smart Home Automation
Monitoring and managing your New York home’s energy is not a novel idea; most power companies give you stats and monthly – even hourly – analysis as well as tips to make improvements. New gadgets like the smart thermostat Nest have made it easier for families to control how much electricity they use. While Nest is an incredible piece of technology, if you want to further your effort of saving energy, you can work with a local integrator in Saratoga County like us. Statistics show that most people adopt smart home automation because they want added security and convenience, but another top reason is saving energy. It may seem counterintuitive to invest in devices and technologies that use a decent amount of power, but with the right energy management system and strategy, the investment will pay off big time. Keep reading this blog to learn how our unique, proprietary energy management technology can help your family save energy, time, and the environment.
Monitor Your Second Home Using Remote Management Services
TAGS: Smart Home Automation | Wireless Network
There is more to a smart home installation than simply adding the hardware, system components and integrating all of the devices. After everything is set in place, maintenance, service, and remote monitoring is the key to ensuring your investment is taken care of. Just as you would do regular maintenance on an automobile, you need a plan to upkeep your smart home. Continue reading to learn more about our smart home services in the Hudson Valley for maintenance and remote management.