Technology

Advanced Lighting Technology That Goes Next Level

Filed in Housing Trends, Technology by on October 30, 2019 0 Comments
Advanced Lighting Technology That Goes Next Level

Residential lighting is rapidly evolving, not only in its architectural applications, but also for its biological benefits of potentially enhancing one’s sleep, mood and productivity.

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Can BIM Make High-Performance Building Easier?

Filed in Sustainability & Green Building, Technology by on August 27, 2019 1 Comment
Can BIM Make High-Performance Building Easier?

While Building Information Modeling (BIM) is standard operating procedure on large commercial projects, relatively few residential builders have gotten on board. The few home builders who are using it call it a game changer.

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8K TV: Are American Homes Ready?

Filed in Technology by on July 3, 2019 1 Comment
8K TV: Are American Homes Ready?

As households increasingly use more data, technology experts suggest preparing new homes to eventually adapt to what will be one of the biggest data hogs: the 8K TV.

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Sound Advice: The Costs of Sound Isolation for Home Theaters

Filed in Technology by on June 11, 2019 1 Comment
Sound Advice: The Costs of Sound Isolation for Home Theaters

One of the biggest challenges to creating a top-notch home theater — especially in urban areas — is sound isolation. But typically the best solutions come at a price.

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How to Protect Your Business from Cyberattacks

Filed in Business Management, Technology by on May 14, 2019 0 Comments
How to Protect Your Business from Cyberattacks

Construction businesses face critical information privacy, cybersecurity and data protection issues every day. This webinar will teach NAHB members how to identify and secure personal sensitive data.

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How to Design a Website for Boomer Prospects

Filed in 55+ Housing, Business Management, Technology by on May 8, 2019 0 Comments
How to Design a Website for Boomer Prospects

Your boomer prospects are living in a digital world — and they’re using it to research the products they’re interested in, including homes and communities. When developing or redesigning your site, plan for these three key aspects to ensure you’re giving your prospects the best digital experience possible.

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Top 10 Home Technology Features

Filed in Housing Trends, Technology by on May 3, 2019 3 Comments
Top 10 Home Technology Features

When it comes to the top technology features that consumers want in their homes, the “eyes” have it. Three of the four most wanted features are security-related.

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Next Gen Wi-Fi for Crowded Home Networks

Filed in Technology by on April 26, 2019 0 Comments
Next Gen Wi-Fi for Crowded Home Networks

For now, many consumers see “Wi-Fi 6” as the solution to their overcrowded network. This latest version of Wi-Fi claims improved speed, capacity and battery consumption.

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Will 5G Replace the Network Wires in My House?

Filed in Business Management, Technology by on April 12, 2019 1 Comment
Will 5G Replace the Network Wires in My House?

The fifth generation of cell technologies is quickly gaining momentum as the number of 5G test markets across the country grows. But 5G might still be in need of refinements before it takes over more traditional networks.

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Smart Home Technology Works for Water Leaks, Too

Smart Home Technology Works for Water Leaks, Too

Many sources can contribute to water damage, including water heater failure, a burst pipe, a broken supply line under the sink, a clogged toilet or even a split hose connected to a washing machine. So how can home owners prevent these types of incidents from occurring? Smart home technology can help.

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