What do I need for outdoor entertainment?
TAGS: 4K Ultra HD | Outdoor Audio Video | Outdoor TVs
Spring and summer are great times to catch up on your favorite TV shows, sports games and movies. We have spring break to look forward to, as well as summer vacations and parties. A great way to entertain friends and family in your Charlotte, NC home as well as enjoy your outdoor spaces is to add a TV or home theater system to your backyard. Initially, outdoor audio video may sound more involved and complicated than it is, but you can trust us to install the right system that works for your family and lasts years into the future. Keep reading to learn more.
Drive with Smart Style in Charlotte, NC
TAGS: smart cars | smart home automation
We have covered a lot of details about how to use automation in your Charlotte, NC home, but what about your car? How does your vehicle fit into your electronic lifestyle? Many auto manufacturers are adding the newest automation technology to their cars, which is great for smart home owners—especially if you use Control4. Here are a few things you can do by integrating your ride into your smart home system.
How to Add Lighting Control to Your Outdoor Spaces
TAGS: Landscape Lighting | Outdoor Lighting Control
It can be fairly time-consuming and difficult to install lighting in your backyard. It’s not as easy as plugging in a light inside your Charlotte, NC home. Outdoor lighting needs to withstand different types of weather and also blend in to your foliage so that cords don’t become an eyesore. A professional will ensure your landscape lighting is top quality and safe to use throughout the year. Working with an expert like The Integrated Home ensures your home stays nice and bright for outdoor soirees, pool parties, and relaxing evenings by the lake.
An Integrator’s Guide to Choosing the Right Audio Source
TAGS: Audio Systems | Multi-room Music
The term “music source” isn’t commonly used among the average homeowner, but what it refers to is the location your music is coming from—such as an iPod, radio station, or CD. Most people today use iTunes to download music, however there are many different ways to buy and stream quality audio. It’s easy to get lost in a sea of streaming music services, especially when there are many names you are not familiar with. If you have a Sonos speaker, you can choose from more than 50 different stations and services. So how do you navigate the music landscape? Whether you are an audiophile or not, this blog will be a helpful guide to choosing the best music sources for your whole house audio system in the Charlotte, NC area.