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Save Energy and Reduce Costs with Home Lighting Automation

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Automated Lighting Cuts Back on Electricity Usage

You may have heard about the latest smart home technology that transforms the lights in your home throughout the day, mimicking the light of the sun. Perhaps, you're interested in the ease of use and one-touch control that makes managing the lights in your home effortless. 

However, there’s another benefit, that’s not quite so well known. Did you know that home lighting automation can help you save energy, reduce your carbon footprint, and decrease costs? Let’s explore this aspect of smart home lighting and how it’s reducing energy bills for homeowners in Darien, CT.

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Combat Rising Energy Costs with Lutron Motorized Shades

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Increased Insulation Takes the Load Off Your HVAC System and Saves You Money

Everybody’s noticed the rising prices at gas stations, increasing over a dollar per gallon in many places. But have you also noticed a higher energy bill? It may not be as obvious as gas prices, but the cost of electricity has significantly increased, making it more expensive to heat and cool your home. 

Summer is winding down in Rye, NY, and the surrounding areas, and the milder weather will give HVAC systems a rest. But winter will be full-swing before we know it, and energy bills will peak again as heating systems combat freezing temperatures. As prices rise again, one of the best ways to improve energy savings is to ensure your home is well-insulated. Lutron motorized shades can help you save money by not only insulating your home, but making it more convenient to manage the natural lighting within your home as well. Keep reading to learn more.

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What Makes a Control4 Smart Home Reliable and Secure?

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Make Sure Your Smart Home System Is Up to the Task of Controlling Your Home

Imagine waking up and tapping a button that raises the shades, slowly brightens the light to the color of the sunrise, and starts your “Good Morning” playlist softly streaming through your bedroom. Better yet, imagine all these systems responding automatically every day, welcoming you to another beautiful morning in Westport, CT.

That’s the power of smart home systems. They provide a single platform that controls everything, including your lighting, shades, audio-video systems, security, climate, and more. The user-friendly platform is found on a designated touchscreen in every room, on elegant in-wall keypads, handheld remote controls, and your smartphone.

Whether you’re upstairs in the office or around the world on a business trip, you can see what’s happening in your home, unlock the doors, control the lighting, and reset the temperature—effortlessly. That’s a lot of power and an enormous responsibility. And it's why we, at Digital Home Systems, partner with Control4.

Let’s explore why Control4 leads the pack in home automation systems and why we consider it the best brand for your home.

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Upgrade Your Media Room This Football Season

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Add new technology to your lifestyle room for a better AV experience

Media rooms have changed considerably over the years as technology has evolved. Today, you can find highly advanced AV solutions that create life-like video and immersive surround sound, which were once only available at commercial cinemas. So, you can experience the cinematic feel in the comfort of your home simply by making a few upgrades.

As the football season nears, it’s time for a luxury transformation in your lifestyle room. You’ll feel like you have front-row seats in the stadium! But rather than only updating the AV system, you need other elements, such as lighting and shading to create the perfect environment.

Read on to discover the three essential elements that prep your Greenwich, CT, home for the game season.
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