Posts Tagged 'home automation'

Intelligent Garage Door Automation- Smart Home Automation

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We have recently completed some installations where we used existing garage door control and took it to the next level. We know garage door control isn’t exactly the sexiest topic, but there are some really cool home automation tasks you can do with your garage door.

Think about it, it is the largest opening into your home, so you want it be secure.  You also want to be able to control it from anywhere in your house.  You also ...

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Does Your House Talk to You?

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Having a house that can alert you of situations can be a real convenience.

Our home alerts us of many different situations,

problems and events throughout the day. This can be done many different ways. We use a Mac control system that uses applescripts to activate and deactivate, along with switching sources, to all the different speakers around the home, connected wirelessly via several of Apple’s Airport Expresses.  This is a inexpensive way to have speakers in all the rooms ...

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Featured Installation #3-Photo Beam Kits for Security

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Recently we installed a new product that has a lot of potential uses in your smart home.  We installed a pair of Photo Beam Alert Kits (available at Smart Home).

We had a customer with an existing Insteon Network that was controlled with Mac Software Indigo, by Perceptive Automation.  I know I have mentioned this software before, but that is because I really like it, and love how flexible and powerful it ...

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How Smart Is Your Home?

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Lets talk about your home. How smart is it?

Does your home KNOW what is happening in and around it? Does it notify YOU when specific things happen or when problems arise? Well we can help you turn your everyday house into a smart home.
Does your home know when someone approaches it? We can create a home that automatically greets visitors with lights, and notifies the owners via speakers, and can even show a video feed on tv’s or monitors ...

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Special: Get Started with Home Automation for under $1000! For a Limited Time Only!

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For a Limited Time Only- Get Started with Home Automation for under $1000!

Turn your home into a Smart Home, Save Money, BE GREEN, and make your home more Convenient and Fun!

Have you ever wanted to explore home automation? Would you like to try the convenience and fun of having a smart home without spending tens of thousands of dollars?  Call Duprey Home Automation today.  We’re offering a great way to get started with home automation at a ...

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Thank you!

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Just a quick post tonight. We want to say Thank You to everyone who follows this blog and follows Duprey Home Automation on other social sites.

We are honored to have hit the 100 followers mark on Twitter in this short period of time, and just thought we’d like to say “Thank You”.  We enjoy communicating with you and sharing our passion for this growing technology of home automation.  If you ...

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Our Newly Redesigned Blog is Live!

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Welcome to the new and improved blog of Duprey Home Automation! We have been quiet for a while as we’ve been hard at work designing our new site and moving to self hosting.  We hope to create an interactive forum, a place where Home Automation enthusiasts can discuss news, tips and tricks and share ideas.
Please take a look at our new poll in the lower right corner and give us some feedback on the new site.  We’d love ...

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Getting Started with Home Automation

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In this post I hope to help the person completely new to home automation, learn how to get started.  I believe home automation is truly about to take off as an industry.  More and more people are becoming more comfortable with additional devices, and electronics around the home.  People can see how electronics can help our daily lives, and the next step is controlling the home itself.  Lets take a look at the first steps, in simple terms.
1- The ...

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