Control4’s Intercom Anywhere: A Home Security Essential

Control4’s Intercom Anywhere: A Home Security Essential

Elevate Your Smart Home Security System and More We know your family and property’s safety is the number one priority for you. So that’s why it’s crucial to not let any part of your smart home security system fall through the cracks. Control4’s Intercom Anywhere enhances your system and has many features that make it a necessity for your Zionsville, IN home security. With this smart solution from Control4, you can have complete control over every part of your home. Want to find out more? Just keep reading on below. SEE ALSO: The Best Technologies for Top-Notch Smart Home Security Systems Intercom Anywhere: An Introduction This smart system from Control4 is an intercom that can connect you to any and every room in your whole home. With high-end audio and video, you can use your smartphone or tablet to check in on certain rooms and areas, see when the kids have arrived home from school, and communicate and let guests in – all while you’re nowhere near your home. Your entire property is under your control and watchful eye at all times. It’s easier than ever to check on your home’s status and to maintain peace of mind no matter how long you’re away. Below, we’ll dive into many features of Control4’s Intercom Anywhere even more. Customize Your Control The best part about Intercom Anywhere isn’t just that you can view who is at your front door or any entrances around your home, but that you have so many options on how you can talk to them. So whether it’s your next-door neighbor or a delivery man, you can...
Sonos vs Control4: What to Know for Your Home Audio Installation

Sonos vs Control4: What to Know for Your Home Audio Installation

When Should You Choose One System Over the Other? A home audio installation in your Carmel, IN living space lets you listen to your music and media in any area of your home you have high-end speakers placed. This means that with a press of a button, you can stream the latest album from your favorite artist or pump up a curated playlist of dance songs. Oftentimes, homeowners struggle over what type of home audio system to bring to their properties. Sonos and Control4 both offer high-quality sound performance – but which of these systems is right for your home? In this blog, we’ll take you on a tour of these two trusted brands so that you can decide which one is right for you and why. Keep reading below to learn more. SEE ALSO: 4 Tips for Building a High-Performance Surround Sound System Sonos Pros & Cons A Sonos sound system offers a quick, easy-to-install audio solution throughout your home. As a wireless system, you’ll find it more cost-effective if you only want to bring music to two or three rooms or areas in your house. Their bookshelf speakers can fit inconspicuously in any form of shelving, on furniture, or cabinets. You won’t have to worry about them messing with your interior design or style – Sonos is meant to blend in seamlessly while delivering high-end audio to any part of your home you want. And if you have high-fidelity in-wall or in-ceiling speakers already in place, you can connect these to Sonos’ wireless amplifier. This easily brings all your audio equipment together, making it a breeze to...
How Scenes and Scheduling Can Elevate Your Home Lighting Design

How Scenes and Scheduling Can Elevate Your Home Lighting Design

Make the Most of Your Smart Home Lighting System with These Tips   It’s no secret: Smart lighting control can completely elevate your entire living space. At its core, smart lighting revolutionizes how you control your home’s lights – no longer are you confined to using only the bulky on/off wall switch; instead, you can turn every connected light in your house on or off through just the tap of a button from a smartphone application. But did you know that you can do far more with a smart lighting system than just dim lights or turn them on and off remotely? With the right smart home lighting design, you can truly take the lighting within your house in the Carmel, Indiana area to the next level. In this blog, we are going to highlight the power of lighting scenes and schedules and how they can elevate your Central Indiana living space. Find out more below!   SEE ALSO: DIGITECH CUSTOM: INDIANA’S HOME LIGHTING DESIGN AND CONTROL EXPERTS   Create the Perfect Look With Lighting Scenes With a smart home lighting design and control system, such as one from one of our recommended brands Lutron, Control4 and Savant, you have the power to customize and program your favorite looks in every room of your house through “scenes.” Scenes are preprogrammed commands into your system such as “Good Night” or “Good Morning,” as highlighted in the custom-engraved keypad shown above. When you press that button on your keypad (or click on that scene in your control system’s smartphone app), the lights in the designated room (or rooms) will adjust to...
Control4 Announces OS 3: Here’s What You Should Know

Control4 Announces OS 3: Here’s What You Should Know

Experience the Control4 OS 3 at Our C4Yourself Event on June 13 at our Showroom Have you heard the news? Control4 has just announced its brand-new operating system, OS 3. As Indianapolis, Indiana’s premier Control4 dealer, Digitech Custom looks forward to opening our beautiful showroom to anyone who wants to see and feel the new OS 3 in person. You’re officially invited, so mark your calendars for June 13, from 4 to 8 p.m.! Digitech Custom will provide wine, beer, cheese and, most importantly, Control4 demos during our C4Yourself Day. We’re pleased to present this rare opportunity to imagine the enhanced capabilities of an upgraded Control4 system within your home. First, though, we’ll preview a few of the upgrades we’re most excited to present at our C4Yourself event, how it benefits homeowners like you. Read on to learn some of the surprising, innovative updates Control4 brought us this year, and you’ll understand why we can’t wait to show them off soon. SEE ALSO: Digitech Custom: Now an HTA-Certified Home Design Firm! New and Notable Control4’s OS 3 boasts more than 1,000 enhancements, both sweeping and fine-tuned, for users to enjoy. Overall, each change elevates usability and provides seamless, one-touch control. Let’s start exploring a few. OS 3 – Our “Favorite” Features Some of the most remarkable OS 3 features involves prioritization. Users can now customize their dashboard by favoriting and selecting specific rooms, devices and more as their highlighted technologies, which they can designate with a heart icon. For maximum user-friendliness, you can see your whole home in single-room view, or navigate through selection rooms just by swiping. Control4...
Top 3 Benefits of a Multi-Room Audio Video Solution

Top 3 Benefits of a Multi-Room Audio Video Solution

Learn How Whole-Home A/V Can Elevate Your Living Spaces Imagine being able to pause your Blu-ray movie in your living room and resume watching in your bedroom; or walking around the house and having music follow you as you go. That’s what bringing a top-notch multi-room audio video system to your living space means – absolute control over your media in every room. But what are all the benefits of a whole home audio video solution? In this blog, we’ll take a dive into the various ways this centralized system can enhance your daily life and other occasions. Want to find out more? Continue reading on below. SEE ALSO: 3 THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN INTEGRATING WHOLE HOME AUDIO Declutter Your Space When you install a multi-room AV system, you centralize your audio and video source equipment. With various televisions and speakers in multiple rooms, you typically would see dozens of remotes and receiver boxes scattered throughout your house. But a completely integrated audio video system means you won’t have to deal with that stressful clutter – not to mention the visible wiring and cables that AV equipment usually brings. Instead, all the source equipment can be out of sight in a storage closet, with in-wall cables distributing signal to each of your TVs and speakers. With your audio and video sources stored away, typical remotes can be replaced with universal ones from Control4 or Savant that manage all of the centrally stored devices you own. From the same single remote or mobile app on your smartphone, you can control your multiple cable boxes, music streamers, Blu-ray players and more....