Think back to the last time you turned on a light. The experience was likely pretty forgettable. Flip the switch; on comes the light. We do this several times a day, and each time is the same. Boring.
on Thursday, 13 October 2022.
Posted in Modern Lighting Control System
With Hurricane Ian in the mind of many people, we often get asked which is the best generator for a home. Of course, the answer is 'it depends,' but there are some considerations.
on Thursday, 06 October 2022.
Posted in Home Generator Installer
When it comes to home technology for the outdoors, it is all about entertaining. In the last decade, we have seen a huge push towards turning our yards into even more fun recreations of our interior spaces. A swimming pool is great, but a pool next to a kitchen, dining, and media room is even better.
on Thursday, 15 September 2022.
Posted in Outdoor Speaker System
When discussing homes today, conversations typically turn to home automation. Friends, neighbors, social media, and websites proclaim the best solutions and tools to make your home smart. But generic information can and does lead to some very poor outcomes. Talking with the BRAVAS team, we came up with this list of 10 mistakes we often see.
on Thursday, 08 September 2022.
Posted in Home Automation Company
While most consumers probably think of integrators as “A/V Guys”, one of the products we most connect with is lighting control. Lighting control allows us to take a feature of the home most take for granted, and forge it into a defining aspect of how people see, experience, and enjoy their homes.
on Thursday, 25 August 2022.
Posted in Smart Lighting
If you have a wall that is plagued with too many messy switches, you could suffer from ‘wall acne.’ Wall acne is common in most homes, yet unattractiveness is not the only problem. The real issue may be remembering what each switch controls. Read on to find out three steps to cleaning up your wall acne.
on Friday, 12 August 2022.
Posted in Certified Lutron Installer, Smart Lighting
In a previous blog, we discussed openness factors when it comes to shade fabrics. But what should you do if you have a room that could use multiple fabrics in one application? Read on to find out how you can have the best of both worlds when it comes to shade fabrics.
on Thursday, 28 July 2022.
Posted in Lutron Dual Rollers, Choosing the Right Shades
More than 50 years ago, TVs served as furniture. They were large cabinets with intricate woodwork, and homeowners were proud to show them off. Now TVs tend to be on the wall, and our clients don’t really want to see them. Luckily, we have dozens of ways to hide TVs, including automated lifts, motorized artwork, and even one-of-a-kind NFT artwork! But what if you want to minimize the appearance of your wall-mounted TV on a budget? Read below for one of our favorite, and most affordable, tips.
on Friday, 22 July 2022.
Posted in Hidden TV Solutions, Hidden Technology
For your home theater, getting the right tool to provide the image is essential. You may have seen ads for lamps, lasers, and short throw projectors. What is the difference, and when should you use each?
on Thursday, 14 July 2022.
Posted in Home Theater Designer
Recently Kevin Roach, the sales manager from BRAVAS Houston, met with Erin Stetzer of Stetzer Builders to discuss how A/V integrates into the modern luxury home. Their conversation covered so much information that you really need to watch the videos, but we have outlined some highlights below.
on Thursday, 07 July 2022.
Posted in Home Automation Company