Tag Residential

Big Box Companies Hit the Home Control Market with In-Home Sales Efforts

As you may have seen in the news or on social media recently, big box stores have begun to hire sales teams and are training them to become field representatives to sell many of their products and services which include… Continue Reading →

You Don’t Have to go it Alone: Find Smart Partners for Home Control Installations

At CES in Las Vegas this year, the ever-expanding ecosystems of connected and smart products were very apparent.  Today even kitchen and bathroom hardware is getting smarter as manufacturers launch IoT enabled devices. This new suite of products provides voice… Continue Reading →

New Wi-Fi Technology Aims to Increase Bandwidth and Reduce “Dead Spots”

  As the use of connected devices in both home control and intrusion systems becomes increasingly popular the demand for adequate Wi-Fi bandwidth has continued to expand exponentially as well. In other words, the need for high bandwidth Wi-Fi throughout… Continue Reading →

Upgrading Your Clients’ Connectivity to Accommodate Home Control Systems

It is becoming increasingly apparent that we have entered a networked world where we are surrounded by devices that are connected to the local network via Wi-Fi. Whether it’s a smart door lock, thermostat, lighting controls or a mobile device… Continue Reading →

Increased Efficiency can Help Sell Home Automation alongside Security Systems

In a crowded marketplace with non-traditional companies and DIY products being pushed into prospective channels, residential security dealers and low-voltage contractors may be questioning how they can differentiate their system offerings and help their businesses stand out in the market…. Continue Reading →

DIY Brake Jobs?

As you are likely aware, there are a number of companies such as Simplisafe, Iris, Canary, and Oplink to name a few, who advertise “Do It Yourself” (DIY) alarm systems, primarily aimed at residential and small commercial customers. This influx… Continue Reading →

Household Hot Spots for Intrusion Detection

The current methods and devices used for the installation of intrusion detection systems in homes has evolved over time to help reduce false alarms while providing a reasonable level of security for homeowners. Because most residential burglars enter houses through… Continue Reading →

Tips for Choosing a Home or Commercial Intrusion System

According to the FBI, every 15 seconds a burglary is committed in the United States. It’s no wonder that home and business owners are installing increasingly sophisticated intrusion systems to help protect their properties. And while today’s intrusion systems offer… Continue Reading →

Are Your Customers’ DVRs and NVRs Working?

In my house I have a number of IP cameras set up from various vendors. A few of the cameras are set to send video streams to an NVR connected to my LAN. We recently had a power outage that… Continue Reading →

Pick Up Your Copy of the AV Solutions Catalog

It’s a great time to be part of the residential and commercial AV markets as new technologies are evolving, and the opportunities continue to grow. At ADI, we are committed to making sure you have the top products from the… Continue Reading →

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