Articles tagged with: Smart Home Automation

31 May 2019

Outdoor Dining Experiences to Savor This Summer

Posted in 5-Star Summer Restaurant Review

Enjoy These Eateries Before the Season Ends

Outdoor Dining Experiences to Savor This Summer

Now that we can enjoy a little warm weather, there’s nothing like eating a great meal under the stars. Summer is the time to enjoy a good, old-fashioned outdoor barbecue. And there’s plenty of fun to be had with a picnic by the pool. And when you’re ready to get out of the house, there are plenty of seasonal, outdoor eateries to enjoy. Here, we’ll highlight some of the outdoor dining experiences you can enjoy across the country. Keep reading for more.

15 August 2017

Your Questions about Wireless Audio Answered

Posted in Wireless Audio, Wireless Audio Atlanta GA, Elements

Should Your Audio System Be Wireless?

Your Questions about Wireless Audio Answered

One of the most important decisions you’ll make about your home audio system is whether it will be wired or wireless. As the new kid on the block, you may not know much about wireless audio. Before you can even consider adding it to your home you may want some answers to some common questions Maybe you’re wondering how the sound transmitted and if it is reliable. Or maybe you want to know what sources work well with a wireless system. Perhaps the most important question of all: would a wire-free audio system benefit your Atlanta, GA home? Continue reading to get a handle on the facts and find your answer.

13 April 2017

What’s New in Wireless Audio?

Posted in Wireless Audio Indianapolis IN , Wireless Audio, Elements

What to Expect for the Future of Home Audio

What’s New in Wireless Audio?

“Trend” can have a negative connotation as something passing. However, when it comes to wireless audio, these innovations are poised to improve the way you listen to music. Whether you have already installed your audio system or you’re in the market to purchase one, the latest developments in wireless technology can mean better sound quality throughout your whole Indianapolis, IN home. To learn more about what you can expect, continue reading.

13 April 2017

Does Your Wi-Fi Network Cover Your Entire Property?

Posted in Home Wi-Fi Networking Philadelphia NJ, Home Wi-Fi Networking, Elements

Home Wi-Fi Networking Should Give Reliable Access to Every Space

Does Your Wi-Fi Network Cover Your Entire Property?

When it comes to home Wi-Fi networking for large properties, the standard solutions offered by internet service providers throughout Pennsylvania simply don’t cut it. The ISP-provided routers and setups are designed for average-sized households, and even then, they don’t do a very good job.

A basic router’s range is just 150 feet indoors, so if you’re trying to get a reliable Wi-Fi in rooms beyond that, you’re not going to be happy with the result. The challenge for many homeowners in the Philadelphia area is finding strong networking solutions for 3,000+ square foot homes (let alone coverage that extends to outdoor areas).

28 March 2017

Can the Right Interior Design Enhance Your Well-Being?

Posted in Home Interior Finishes San Francisco CA, Home Interior Finishes, Elements

Boost Your Feng Shui with Custom Home Interior Finishes

Can the Right Interior Design Enhance Your Well-Being?

When it comes to designing a unique style for your luxury home, it’s not just about expressing your personality. There are a variety of studies that demonstrate the effect of interior design on your physical and mental well-being. Many people are familiar with this idea in the form of the Chinese philosophy of Feng Shui, which is all about creating harmony between a person and his or her surroundings. In this article, we explain how to use home interior finishes throughout your San Francisco, CA space to enhance relaxation, productivity and concentration. 

12 January 2017

Bravas Presents the Top 10 Integrators in America

Posted in Bravas

Trust These Experts with Your Next Home Technology Project

Bravas Presents the Top 10 Integrators in America

You might have noticed that it's easier to find great steakhouses in America than to locate a great technology integrator for your home project. We are here to help! In the past, we put together a helpful guide on how to select the best integrator for your project, the list below makes it even easier.

10 January 2017

7 Ways to Control Your Home’s Lights

Posted in Home Lighting Control Atlanta GA, Home Lighting Control, Elements

Take Advantage of These Home Lighting Control Technologies

7 Ways to Control Your Home’s Lights

Home lighting control is often considered a must-have for luxury properties in the Atlanta, Georgia area, but few homeowners realize how flexible the technology truly is. The biggest advantage of lighting control goes beyond simply getting rid of unappealing light switches on the walls—it’s the ease with which you can personalize the control to fit your lifestyle. Keep reading to learn about all the different possibilities at your disposal.

08 December 2016

What Is Life Like Inside an Intelligent Home?

Posted in Smart Home Automation Minneapolis MN, Smart Home Automation, Elements

Explore How Smart Home Automation Can Enhance Your Lifestyle

What Is Life Like Inside an Intelligent Home?

As consumers, we all like to know the value of something before we make an investment in the product or service. For homeowners in the Minneapolis, MN area, the value of smart home automation is multifaceted, as each smart system is custom-designed to make life more enjoyable, secure, and convenient according to each person’s preferences. There are some advantages of smart technology that are true no matter what system you get.

26 April 2019

Outdoor Music Systems are Heating Up!

Posted in Outdoor Spaces for this Season

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

Outdoor Music Systems are Heating Up!

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:

22 June 2017

Present Artwork at Its Best with Home Lighting Automation

Posted in Home Lighting Automation Indianapolis IN, Elements, Home Lighting Automation

Four Lighting Technologies that Can Enhance Art

Present Artwork at Its Best with Home Lighting Automation

Levels and types of lighting can make a big impact on how artwork is perceived. Dali, Warhol, Van Gogh…whatever style of art is on display in your Indianapolis, IN home, it makes sense to show it off with the best lighting possible. The lights that illuminate your priceless artwork should do more than just turn on at the flip of a switch. Easily present your artwork at the right time and lighting levels with the home lighting automation technologies covered in this article.

13 April 2017

Can Your Multi-Room Audio Sound Better?

Posted in Multi-room Audio Dallas TX, Multi-room Audio, Elements

4 Ways to Improve Your Whole Home System

Can Your Multi-Room Audio Sound Better?

Whether your Dallas, TX home already has a multi-room audio system, or you’re thinking of installing one, you’ll want to make sure it’s working to it’s fullest potential. Many factors can affect your audio. If the quality of your sound is faltering, it can seem daunting to find the problem. In this article, we will cover four places you can make an adjustment to improve your home’s system. Continue reading to learn more.

13 April 2017

A Glimpse into the Professional Home Theater Design Process

Posted in Home Theater Design Atlanta GA, Home Theater Design, Elements

Our Method for Turning Your Dream Theater into a Reality

A Glimpse into the Professional Home Theater Design Process

Our Method for Turning Your Dream Theater into a Reality

When you choose to work with a Bravas partner, you’re getting the assurance and skill that comes from years of experience. Over those years, each Bravas partner has fine-tuned their process for designing and implementing private cinemas that are truly exceptional. If you’re considering adding a theater to your Atlanta, Georgia home, you probably want to know what you can expect.

Below, we outline the steps that quality integrators include in their home theater design and installation process.

17 March 2017

Incorporate Nature into Your Home Interior Finishes

Posted in Home Interior Finishes Atlanta GA, Home Interior Finishes, Elements

Instill Life and Vivacity in Each Room

Incorporate Nature into Your Home Interior Finishes

Why restrict the beauty of nature to your outdoor spaces? The addition of living walls, hydroponics gardens, and potted plants within the interior areas of modern homes is rapidly growing in popularity among Atlanta, Georgia homeowners, and with good reason. If you would like to embrace the peacefulness and vibrancy that comes from incorporating plants as part of your home interior finishes, then read on. 

12 January 2017

Bravas Will Help You Find the Best Technology Integrator

Posted in Bravas

Sift through the Options to Find the Best Expert for Your Needs

Bravas Will Help You Find the Best Technology Integrator

If you are building a large home or entering an extensive remodel, it’s important to ensure that you have the best technology expert on your team. However, locating the right integrator for your needs among all the different technology contractors in your area may not be as easy as you think. Whether you choose to work with a Bravas partner or another quality firm in your market doing your homework in advance will always pay off.

02 January 2017

How to Create the Ultimate Exercise Environment in Your Home

Posted in Spaces

Take Advantage of Smart Control of Lights, Entertainment, and Climate

How to Create the Ultimate Exercise Environment in Your Home

Every December, men and women across the country come up with their resolutions for the coming year. Without exception, each year the most popular resolution has to do with staying fit. And without exception, by February the excuses are piling up as to why it didn’t happen: it’s too cold to work out outside, the nearest gym is too far away, the gym plays music too loudly. Start off on the right foot in 2017 with an exercise room in your home expertly designed to create the ideal workout environment.

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