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Top 10 Home Technology Features

Filed in Housing Trends, Technology by on May 3, 2019 5 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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Exciting New Home Products Showcased in Global Innovation Awards

Filed in Awards, Global Housing, Technology by on March 11, 2019 1 Comment
Exciting New Home Products Showcased in Global Innovation Awards

Virtual reality model home tours, anti-slip tile decking, 3-D interior design software and a high-efficiency one room heating and cooling system all were winners in the 2018 Global Innovation Awards.

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Dry Cleaning Bills Sure to Sink with 2019 ‘Spark Award’ Winner

Filed in Awards, Technology by on February 13, 2019 0 Comments
Dry Cleaning Bills Sure to Sink with 2019 ‘Spark Award’ Winner

Winner of the NAHB Leading Suppliers Council 2019 Spark Award, the LG Styler is a first-of-its-kind, in-home steam clothing care system.

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3 Key Takeaways from CES

Filed in Technology by on January 22, 2019 1 Comment
3 Key Takeaways from CES

The annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is considered one of the world’s biggest showcases of innovative technology. The CEDIA Technology Council shared some highlights from the show that could soon have an impact on the construction trades.

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Smart-Home Tech That Goes Beyond Interior Walls

Filed in Technology by on December 19, 2018 0 Comments
Smart-Home Tech That Goes Beyond Interior Walls

Smart-home technology isn’t just for interior spaces. The growing list of smart-technology solutions for home entertainment, lighting, and even heating and cooling now have outdoor applications as well.

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AI is Taking Home Tech from Smart to Truly Intelligent

Filed in Technology by on November 30, 2018 0 Comments
AI is Taking Home Tech from Smart to Truly Intelligent

Artificial intelligence is a powerful tool, and one that in the near future will take residential technology to a new level of complete personalization.

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How to Maximize a Media Room

Filed in Design, Technology by on October 31, 2018 0 Comments
How to Maximize a Media Room

Dedicated home cinemas have significant consumer appeal. They can also be quite expensive, but there are infinite options to optimize a media room using the latest technology and building techniques.

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