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...
Digitech Custom: Indiana’s Home Lighting Design and Control Experts

Digitech Custom: Indiana’s Home Lighting Design and Control Experts

From Fixture Selection to Smart Lighting Control Installations, We Have You Covered Whether you’re a homeowner looking to spruce up your new-construction home, an interior designer wanting to bring the ultimate design to your projects, or a real estate developer looking to showcase your properties in the best light – you can do just that with the right home lighting design. And now that Digitech Custom is an ALA-certified lighting designer, we are Fishers and Central Indiana’s one-stop for all things lighting fixtures and lighting control systems. Learn why working with our team of professionals can give your property the lighting layout and setup you’ve been envisioning. Explore Digitech’s custom solutions and why our installers can make your lighting dreams a reality below. SEE ALSO: LET YOUR STYLE SHINE WITH HOME LIGHTING DESIGN FROM DIGITECH A Reliable and Trustworthy Company When you bring a brand-new lighting system to any space, you need dependable and quality service in order to achieve the room’s ultimate design goals. And when you team up with Digitech Custom for your next lighting project, you can rest assured that you are working with experts in the industry. Our new certification from the American Lighting Association means we’ve taken various courses and gained valuable knowledge about lighting design, so that when you bring us into your lighting plans – we’ll have essential input and insight. Not only do we know home lighting fixtures well, but we can also integrate smart lighting control features just as seamlessly into any space. With our certification from the Home Technology Association, you’ll know that you’re working with an experienced and...
4 Reasons to Use Motorized Shades in Your Home

4 Reasons to Use Motorized Shades in Your Home

We’ll Discuss a Few of Our Favorites Here! At Digitech Custom, we’re continually here to provide home technology solutions for property in the Zionsville, Indiana area. Many people don’t realize the diverse benefits of a motorized shades installation until they’ve experienced them firsthand – perhaps at a friend’s house or maybe in a showroom, such as the ones we have on display in our Carmel experience center. Digitech Custom Audio and Video prefers Lutron’s industry-leading motorized shading solutions. As pioneers in the industry and specialists in lighting control, Lutron also creates motorized window treatments with a wide variety of materials – from wood blinds to roller shades, draperies and more. Keep reading for our four useful, practical reasons to use motorized shades in your Central Indiana home! SEE MORE: Digitech Custom: Now an HTA-Certified Smart Home Design Firm They Keep You Warm During the Winter We know the Indianapolis winters can give us harsh temperatures, and we often heavily rely on our HVAC systems to keep us warm until April. There’s good news! You’re just an installation away from motorized shades that keep your family warm and protect the environment. Lutron shades can automatically rise and lower on schedules, saving resources year-round. In winter months, it can let in additional brightness for longer, making the most of short daylight hours, and lower in the evening to retain heat. This sunlight cuts your energy consumption drastically while cutting your home’s heat loss in the evening, as well. Conversely, you can use your window treatments to retain cool air from your HVAC system during the summer and keep energy spending to...
Let Your Style Shine with Home Lighting Design from Digitech

Let Your Style Shine with Home Lighting Design from Digitech

Digitech Custom Audio and Video Lights up Your Home with Smart Lighting Did you know that Digitech Custom offers home lighting design services for new-construction properties in the Indianapolis, Indiana area? Our designers and project managers will work with your architect and electrical contractor to transform ordinary lighting into an elegant system that enhances your home’s beauty. During this design process, we review your home’s plan, lay out lighting circuits and detail a lighting plan for sconces, chandeliers, floor lighting and more – and provide the controls for those fixtures as well. Keep reading to see how Digitech Custom Audio and Video can transform your new’s home lighting design from ordinary to incredible. SEE MORE: Digitech Custom: Now an HTA-Certified Smart Home Design Firm We’re Design-Focused. With someone on staff with a prestigious certification from the ALA (American Lighting Association), Digitech Custom can help you achieve a well-strategized lighting plan for your newly built home. Design goals vary, but well-placed home lighting always lets your style shine while creating your ideal atmosphere. For some, this means enjoying a traditional look with luxurious chandeliers and elegant sconces. Other clients want a modern, industrial look with exposed bulbs and clean lines. Since Digitech Custom also installs audio and video, we can make sure your equipment blends in – or stands out – depending on your preference. We know that every detail matters, so we custom design everything to match or complement your cherished pieces. We’re Lutron Partners We hold the distinction of being one of the most experienced Lutron dealers in Indiana, so we know how the product suite works to...
Wired vs. Wireless Lighting Control: Which is Best for Your Next Build?

Wired vs. Wireless Lighting Control: Which is Best for Your Next Build?

Set Up Your Clients’ Lighting for Success A home’s lighting has every say in how an entire property appears to guests and others.  So naturally, homeowners are looking for top-notch lighting control solutions when searching for a new home. But when you work on a new home-build for a client who is interested in a lighting control system, you have a choice to make: a hardwired system or a wireless one. What is the real difference between the two setups, and what are the unique benefits to each?  In this blog, we answer all your lighting questions, so you know the best options you can provide to your clients in the Noblesville area. SEE ALSO: KNOW THE DIFFERENCE: WIRED VS. WIRELESS SHADES Hardwired System: Connected and Reliable A wired lighting control system offers your homeowners a clean-cut look and complete centralization for their living space. Every lighting cable and wire is located within the home’s walls, and each circuit leads back to a single processor. If your clients want various lighting fixtures and features all throughout their house, they won’t have to deal with unreliable wireless performance in controlling those lights. A wired smart lighting system can be fully integrated with the help of our team of installation experts, ensuring that each bulb in the house can experience customizable performance. Hardwiring a system makes it more reliable as well. Systems like Lutron’s HomeWorks QS allows for seamless integration and guaranteed dependability. Each technology and feature within the system has the ability to communicate with each other and react to specific commands. Because these are all working through the same...