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Outdoor Music Systems are Heating Up! Outdoor Music Systems are Heating Up!

Why there’s never been a better time to reinvent your outdoor space

In the past 5 years,  there’s been a rediculous amount of new tech for the backyard, from color changing LED lighting to WiFi and outdoor music. For the past decade or two, all anyone had was speakers hidden inside fake rocks.  Now, you can surf the web, change your pool and landscape colors, heat the jacuzzi, and pick your favorite song from your chair.

As a result, nearly every speaker manufacturer in the country is scrambling to dominate the category.  Making these amazing speaker systems that resemble outdoor lighting fixtures and other contemporary shapes and styles, designers, architects, and homeowners can all rejoice at the sound that compliments the surroundings.  Because all of these look and sound amazing, each speaker company is coming up with ways to differentiate themselves and/or be the price leader.  Below are just a few of the discounts going on right now:

Work from Home? Great Ideas to Set Your Workspace Apart Work from Home? Great Ideas to Set Your Workspace Apart

Style, Comfort, and Technology Help Increase Productivity

Whether you’re running a Fortune 500 company, you work in a creative field, or you just want to know what’s happening at your place of work, a home office is the perfect way to maximize your workspace and encourage personal productivity.

At its best an office reflects who you are – how you work and what you want to accomplish. That means you’ll want a space that helps you achieve your goals.

Here, we’ve put together some great ideas that will help you get the most out of your luxury home office. Find out more by reading below.

BRAVAS Checklist: Get the Best Quality Lighting Control System BRAVAS Checklist: Get the Best Quality Lighting Control System

Follow Our Guide to Get You Started

The list of lighting control benefits is lengthy, from added security and energy savings to increased comfort and productivity. This home technology is worth the investment and will keep the homeowner from struggling with an armful of groceries while fumbling with the keys as they attempt to find the light switch. Instead, owners can control the lights using their voice or via motion sensors. Isn’t it time you investigated this smart home must-have in more detail? Read through our handy checklist to get started.

BRAVAS Designers Go Square on the Ceiling BRAVAS Designers Go Square on the Ceiling

Speakers Complement Lighting Fixtures

When designing a new home or remodeling a fixer upper, homeowners rarely think about the ceilings. Instead, most of their design decisions center on fixtures, flooring, and countertop selection. However, the topology of our ceilings is changing. Interior design trends have shifted in the direction of square lighting fixtures, and these lines have carried over to square format built-in speakers.

BRAVAS Identifies Top Breakthrough Technologies BRAVAS Identifies Top Breakthrough Technologies

4 Trends Worth Your Time and Attention

Technology is always evolving, always advancing, and always promising something big and better with added convenience and ease-of-use capabilities. The same can be said about the home tech front where not much stands still, and over the past six months homeowners and tech aficionados alike have been paying closer attention to some of those changes.

BRAVAS Tells How to Personalize the Technology in Your Home  BRAVAS Tells How to Personalize the Technology in Your Home

Focus on these Five Technologies

One of the joys of home ownership is the ability to truly make your home yours — customizing and personalizing it to suit your tastes, your family, and your lifestyle. The paint colors you choose for the walls, the décor you display throughout the rooms, and the placement of the furniture all reflect your unique style and create an inviting place to call home.

Affluence & Home Technology Affluence & Home Technology

From the Observation Deck

No question high-end homes are getting more and more technology to serve their owners lifestyle. We thought it might be interesting to share some observations gleaned from our data and Facebook demographics.

Checklist: Home Technology Priorities Checklist: Home Technology Priorities

A Guide to the Most Important Priorities for Home Technology

How often have you looked back on a home upgrade project and thought to yourself “If I could do it over again, there’s a lot I would do differently”? Often, we don’t know what we don’t know, and this shortcoming can lead to a lot of missed opportunities for enhancements to your life.

BRAVAS Presents the Top 7 Lighting Designers in America BRAVAS Presents the Top 7 Lighting Designers in America

Let these Lighting Designers Illuminate Your Home

A well-trained and experienced lighting designer can make moving in and living with beautiful lighting a much more enjoyable experience. If you want to go beyond simple “lights on, lights off” in your space, you need a lighting design expert.

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