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Tech Tuesday: Z-Wave wireless technology

Tech Tuesday: Z-Wave Wireless Technology   Hey everyone!  We took a week off but we are back… In the upcoming weeks we will look into the different platforms and protocols being used in the Home Automation world. Since there are so many different protocols,...

Tech Tuesday: 5 Benefits of Home Automation

  TECH TUESDAY 5 Benefits to a Smarter Home Last week we ended with a cliff hanger: What are the 5 Benefits every home owner could experience from some level of home automation?  Well let’s not keep you in the dark (pun) any longer!   1. Energy Savings – By...

Tech Tuesday: How smart is your home?

  TECH TUESDAY Is your home smart? Do you want it to be? Home Control, Smart Homes, Z-Wave, Zigbee, IoT, wireless systems, wired systems, hybrid systems plus many other platforms and acronyms are what make home automation so confusing. The next series of Tech...

Tech Tuesday: LEDs & Binning – what is that?

TECH TUESDAY LEDs and Binning – What is That? Author: Dorothy Winslow Hello everyone! I mentioned binning in our first article: “Lumens, CRI, and color are some of the categories that LEDs are sorted into. In the science labs we talked about, the LED sorting is called...