Automation As We Know It

Automation, as We Know it, is Changing  [by Heather L. Sidorowicz.] Smart Home…Automated Home…Tech Home… Up until recently these terms have been held for the rich and famous…the upper echelon. Combining audio, video, lights, HVAC, and shades had been difficult, and that equated to expensive. Having a truly custom system always has been a challenging feat…

The Advantages of Networking Your Home Computers

Most of us rely heavily on our home computers for work and entertainment. It is not unusual these days for a home to have two or more computers. Creating a network in your home allows you to share documents, photos, videos, games, and more. It is also an affordable way to share your family’s high-speed…

How to Improve Energy Efficiency With Home Automation

“Green”, “energy efficiency”, and “sustainability” are popular terms these days. It seems that people everywhere are doing what they can to reduce their energy expenditures and lessen their impact on the environment. Home automation allows homeowners to become better stewards of the earth by controlling the major systems in their homes so that there is…

Multi-Room Video System Installation

Imagine being able to access your DVR and favorite TV shows in every room of your house. A multi-room video system allows you access your video content simultaneously in every room of your home. It makes whole-home entertainment as easy as pushing a button. This technology eliminates the need to buy Blu-Ray players and other…

What is Home Automation?

Home automation is the high-tech way of transforming a traditional home into a smart home. Basically, it is technology that gives homeowners remote or automatic control over devices and appliances within their home. An automated home controls security, temperatures, audio/video, lighting, and more. Homeowners everywhere are discovering the advantages that home automation offers.  Convenience, security,…

HVAC Control System Helps You Save Money on Energy Costs

We are all looking for ways to reduce our energy costs and save money.  Heating and cooling your home can be one of your biggest expenditures each month.   One way to reduce your energy expenses is to install an affordable HVAC control system from Convergence Technologies.   With a typical HVAC system, homeowners have one…

Experience a Whole House Music System

A whole house music or audio system allows you to enjoy your favorite music or ballgame from any room in the house.  Whether you are entertaining or relaxing at home, you can now have beautiful music playing throughout your home and even outdoors. Whole house audio systems bring home entertainment to a new level. A…