The Oscars vs. The Super Bowl:

The Oscars vs. The Super Bowl

Posted February 22, 2013

It's a television showdown. Ok, not really. According to this infographic, I think it's pretty clear which event takes the cake. But interesting nonetheless to see how the two stack up against one another.

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We Made The Cut!:

We Made The Cut!

Posted February 11, 2013

For most of us, the kitchen is the focal entertaining spot in the home. But it is also the place where multi-tasking is essential, and that's not always easy. From preparing, cooking and serving food, pouring drinks, keeping up the friendly chat, all the

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EXTRA EXTRA! Read All About It...:

EXTRA EXTRA! Read All About It...

Posted January 29, 2013

I'm thrilled to announce the latest issue of Home Smart Home, for Spring 2013, launched hot off the printed press in Amsterdam in honor of the ISE tradeshow--Integrated Systems Europe.

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My Sundance Wish List: events, for fun, media,

My Sundance Wish List

Posted January 18, 2013

Since Control4 is headquartered in Utah, we're very much aware of the Sundance Film Festival when January rolls around. According to Google Maps, it's exactly 37.1 miles from our corporate offices to the film festival Robert Redford founded in Park City,

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Home Automation and New Year's Resolutions:

Home Automation and New Year's Resolutions

Posted December 31, 2012

A brand new year starts tonight at midnight, and lots of us are thinking about how we need to change our lives, our bodies, our habits and our homes. Traditionally, the time around New Year's Day has been a time for reflection and for making resolutions a

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Holiday Traditions:

Holiday Traditions

Posted December 23, 2012

During this holiday season we would like to share with you a few traditions that members of our Marketing department enjoy most during this time of year.

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Need a Little Summer This Winter?: communication, security, smart business,

Need a Little Summer This Winter?

Posted December 11, 2012

As we're nearing Winter solstice, I am blown away that somehow the summer came to a close without me sharing the details of a very special visit I made to a girls' summer camp in Pennsylvania this past July. I must be jonesing for some sunshine.

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How The Smart Kitchen Can Enhance Your Thanksgiving:

How The Smart Kitchen Can Enhance Your Thanksgiving

Posted November 21, 2012

We hope everyone in the US has a happy and safe Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Please take the time to read this article that was recently featured in our Home Smart Home magazine. This article explains how a smart kitchen can greatly enhance your Thanksgi

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Puttin' on the Ritz:

Puttin' on the Ritz

Posted November 19, 2012

The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Chicago, Magnificent Mile is one of the latest additions to the Ritz-Carlton suite of luxury residential homes. What sets this one apart? Each of the units comes with a Control4 touch screen equipped with the Integrisys Inteli

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Project Spotlight: Aloha Hill Club:

Project Spotlight: Aloha Hill Club

Posted November 2, 2012

Project Spotlight:

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Halloween Edition - How To Survive A Zombie Apocalypse: Control4 Style: for fun, halloween, holiday,

Halloween Edition - How To Survive A Zombie Apocalypse: Control4 Style

Posted October 31, 2012

We all know it's inevitable, and only a matter of time..No not for another Frankenstorm or a Republican in office again, but the Zombie Apocalypse. Assuming there isn't a massive outbreak of the T Virus, and our Zombies resemble that of Shaun of the Dead,

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Project Spotlight: Taking Control4 To The Seas:

Project Spotlight: Taking Control4 To The Seas

Posted October 26, 2012

PROJECT SPOTLIGHT:

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Home Is The Way I Like It:

Home Is The Way I Like It

Posted October 24, 2012

Today's blog post is courtesy of Christi Nelson, Sr. Manager, Global Marketing & Events at Control4:

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Flashing Lights and Teenaged Giggles:

Flashing Lights and Teenaged Giggles

Posted October 11, 2012

As a Control4 employee with networking and technical training, I'm in the process of installing automation in my own home. I'm going bit by bit, starting with the "easy stuff." I got a bunch of my lighting controls installed over the weekend, and we're no

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Automating Sibling Rivalry:

Automating Sibling Rivalry

Posted October 3, 2012

In my house growing up, automation took sibling rivalry to a whole new level - from an all-out immature brawl, to an intelligent, though probably still immature, battle of strategy and wits. I don't remember how the fight started (who does?) but the botto

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Summer Lovin’ - Movie Night:

Summer Lovin’ - Movie Night

Posted September 26, 2012

As the temperatures cool and the days get shorter, it's time to say good-bye to a few of our favorite summer pastimes.

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Housing Market is on the Rise:

Housing Market is on the Rise

Posted September 25, 2012

It's safe to say the housing industry is officially on the mend-it is slowly becoming a seller's market once again. According to the Census Bureau, the increase comes for both existing and new starts: existing home sales up 7.8% from last year and new sta

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Get Extra Control With The Wireless Outlet Switch:

Get Extra Control With The Wireless Outlet Switch

Posted September 21, 2012

Connect all your plug-in household appliances, like lamps and other electronics, to your Control4 system with the Wireless Outlet Switch.

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And That's "WATTS" Up:

And That's "WATTS" Up

Posted August 30, 2012

It's been a long time coming. But we finally did it. My husband and I found a place to call home. I thought I'd be relieved at this point, but oddly, I'm anything but.

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Baby - or Rather, Husband - Monitoring:

Baby - or Rather, Husband - Monitoring

Posted August 13, 2012

I'm a first-time mom. And a nervous-wreck of a mom at that. I purchased a baby monitor well before my 10-month-old son was born and I immediately hated it. Hated the static and the unreliability. So I trashed the monitor and installed an In-Wall Touch Scr

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Enjoying the Summer Olympics:

Enjoying the Summer Olympics

Posted August 3, 2012

I'm what some might refer to as a "sports fanatic" so naturally I really enjoy the Summer Olympics. Once every four years we get the opportunity to fill the sports void that exists every year in the Summer with a handful of mainstream sports plus a whole

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Living the Automated Life:

Living the Automated Life

Posted August 1, 2012

Sometimes in the world of automation it's easy to forget how the un-automated live. I recently moved into a new place that did not yet have my Control4 system installed. I went to turn on my TV, wanting to watch DirecTV, which worked fine using my DirecTV

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A Case Study in Home Energy Savings:

A Case Study in Home Energy Savings

Posted July 25, 2012

Here is a home energy savings great case study from a Control4 Guest Blogger: Eileen Komanecky

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MainStreet America - A Shopping Mall for Homes:

MainStreet America - A Shopping Mall for Homes

Posted July 18, 2012

Like most women, I'm very well-versed in the shopping world. So when I heard about a super cool, exciting new project called MainStreet America, I was more than intrigued. MSA is currently under construction, and once completed, it will offer a hands-on,

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Close the Dang Door!:

Close the Dang Door!

Posted July 16, 2012

I've only just begun to experience the wonder and goodness of home automation. As a four-month employee of Control4, I'm still just a newbie when it comes to taking control of my house. Most of what I've done so far has involved my growing home theater sy

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