Posts Tagged 'Security'

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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Featured Installation #2- Boat Launch Control

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Recently we had an existing client come to us with an interesting use of his home automation system, and honestly, it is one we never even thought of! The client lives on the water and has a new boat and jet ski, docked behind his home. Both have their own dedicated lift/launch that run on 220V power.  The client wanted to  know if he could control the power to these launches.  His thinking was if he can turn off the ...

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