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Like to Entertain? Then You’ll Love These Smart Home Solutions


Some people have a knack for entertaining guests. More often than not, however, access to the right tips and technology can have as much of an impact on one’s competence as a host as his or her acumen for entertaining.

Smart home climate, lighting, and entertainment solutions can help guests feel comfortable and at ease while freeing up time and energy for you to prepare food, mix up drinks, and attend to your guests’ needs. If you have children who you trust to entertain themselves in their rooms and put themselves to bed while you are entertaining, you can save additional time by checking up on them with video intercom technology on your smartphone.

Whether you are looking to host a casual dinner for a few of your closest friends or throw a sizeable sports party, smart home technology can make entertaining easier and more fun for you and your guests. For information about the technologies that Chicago home automation installer Tunnel Vision Technology Inc. can provide you with, call (312) 386-7219. We specialize in the design and installation of Control4 and Crestron home automation systems.

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An Overview of Some Smart Home Solutions from Control4

As a leading manufacturer and provider of home automation controllers, Control4 has enhanced the lives of homeowners across the country. With the help of the firm’s smart home technology, you can turn the heat at home up and down from your office across town and monitor your security video cameras from halfway around the world. Integrate Control4 smart home systems into your Chicago home, and you can reap benefits in the following areas: Climate Control What were your energy bills like when the polar vortex whirled over Chicago last winter? How about your comfort level? If you were shocked by the cost of heating your home or the temperatures that you suffered through in order to avoid the price shock, then consider installing a smart thermostat in your home before the winter arrives. Control4 smart home technology can sense what climate zone or mode your home is in and help you minimize your home’s heating and cooling costs. Security What is the best way to safeguard your home’s locks against lock bumping? The answer is to install push-button or touchscreen access control technology, which is not susceptible to traditional forms of lock picking and bumping and can alert you...
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