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15 Oct Are You Worried Motorized Shades Aren’t the Right Fit?

Common Shading Misconceptions Could Be Keeping a Great Solution at Bay

You may have heard some of the benefits of motorized shades from safety to energy savings. But does that necessarily mean they're the right fit for your Franklin, TN home? Before adding them, you need to know they'll match your décor, your budget, and your day-to-day lifestyle. Over the years, we've noticed certain misconceptions, in particular, make clients reluctant to incorporate motorized shades. Do you worry about having to deal with ugly window treatments? Are you reluctant to run wires through your existing home? Not a fan of the handheld remotes that typically come with motorized shades? Our latest blog addresses all of these concerns directly, so you have all the information needed before deciding whether or not to incorporate motorized shades.
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10 Oct Which Lighting Control System Is the Best Fit for Your Home?

Smart Lighting Systems from Lutron Offer Solutions for Any Space

Smart lighting is a no-brainer when it comes to your Nashville, TN home. You can make your home safer, more efficient and even boost your wellbeing by embracing a more intuitive way of managing lights. Though adding one is a natural choice, figuring out which lighting control system to go with may not be so easy. Researching your options, both when it comes to DIY and professional installations, will make it easier to figure out which is the best fit for your space.

Established in 1959, Lutron has been at the forefront of lighting control for six decades. In quality, reliability and versatility, there just isn’t any competition. No matter the scope of your project—whether a one-room setup or luxury home installation—Lutron has the solution you need. Through our role as Lutron installers, it is our job to help you figure out which of their systems is best for you. 

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24 Sep Add Value to Your Next Project with a Dedicated Home Theater

Elevate Any Property with Top-Notch, Cinematic Solutions

With any new property you are designing or building, you’re likely counting the ways you can ensure that property stands out among the rest. One way to take a project to a new level is by installing a dedicated home theater for your homeowners to enjoy. From high-fidelity speakers and an immersive display to comfortable, luxurious seating, there are a variety of features that a custom-made theater can bring to your Nashville, TN residential properties that are sure to give your clients an unparalleled entertainment space. Teaming up with a trusted home theater installer like Prodigy AV is key to the overall success of your project. And with our team’s expertise and industry knowledge, your homeowners will end up with a home theater setup that’s both beautiful and innovative. Want to find out more? Just keep reading below.  
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17 Sep Bring Whole Home Audio to Every Last Corner of Your Space

Hidden In-Surface Speakers Lets You Hear Your Audio – Not See It

Imagine pressing a button and your favorite artist’s tunes filling up your entire Nashville, TN living space, moving from one room to the next. This is what a top-notch whole home audio system can do for your lifestyle. But while having high-end audio stream to every last area of your house, you might wonder how you can add these smart solutions to your home without intruding on your interior design. The great news is that Sonance offers speakers that can bring your style and surround sound together seamlessly. Want to find out more about these hidden audio solutions? Keep reading on below.
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14 Aug Want to Learn More About Smart Home Technology?

Boost Client Satisfaction While Earning Continuing Education Credits

Smart homes, connectivity, The Internet of Things. Over the past few years, you've probably heard many of these buzzwords from clients. Don’t let a lack of knowledge leave clients with a bad impression of your firm. Our team offers continuing education courses for architects and interior designers throughout Nashville, TN, on what smart home automation is and what it means for your company. These courses help you better communicate with clients when these topics come up and offer you a chance to learn about how to incorporate this technology into your projects when needed. These courses will make you stand out from competitors and help you deliver better end-results on all your projects.
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10 Aug What Makes for a Successful Home Lighting Design Project?

Combine High-End Fixtures and Intuitive Control for the Best Results

Architects and interior designers are understandably wary of technology. Your projects can easily be derailed by clients who want giant loudspeakers or a huge black screen in the middle of the room. But there is one technology they accept as vital to the success of their interior and architectural design, and that is lighting.

Lighting plays a massive role in your clients' lifestyles. The right lighting not only makes a space more beautiful, but it also enhances people's mood and lets them accomplish more. However, many people still depend on canned overhead lighting that illuminates the carpet, not the room, and casts awkward shadows everywhere.

How can you make sure lighting in your spaces is living up to its full potential? Partner with a lighting designer on your Franklin, TN projects for more layered looks and easy-to-use systems that lets clients adjust to their lights' everchanging responsibilities.

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23 Jul 2 Outdoor AV Installation Considerations for Your Backyard

You’ll Be Ready for Tennessee Football in No Time

Football season is just around the corner. Where's your favorite place to watch the game? If you aren’t attending a game at the stadium, then you should be watching at home. And what's one of the best pairings with football season? Barbecue season, of course! A professional outdoor AV installation for your Nashville, TN-area patio will allow you to watch the game while entertaining family and friends at the Labor Day BBQ. From specially made outdoor TVs, speakers, and more, installing outdoor AV solutions will improve the look and feel of your outdoor living space. Keep reading below for the types of outdoor audiovisual solutions you can add to your backyard this football and barbecue season.
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17 Jul Hire a Professional for Your Home Network Installation

An Excellent Home Network Begins With a Plan

The smart home trend is not going away any time soon. As Tennessee homeowners find additional methods of improving their lives by adding smart technology throughout their homes, they will need more robust and secure networks to support their growing technology. As you move forward with building or designing fully integrated smart homes for your clients, be sure to plan for a professionally installed home network. A successful home network installation sets a smart home up for potential growth. Instead of planning for the capabilities of networking today, plan for future growth! What's cutting-edge today may be considered clunky in a few years; a professional will ensure a home network's design and installation are seamless and supported for years to come. Keep reading to learn why you should consider designing and installing a home network setup for your Franklin, TN-area clients instead of letting them go the DIY route.
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25 Jun 3 Advantages of Motorized Shades That Will Make You Rethink Your Manual Shades

Upgrade Your Traditional Blinds and Drapes with Smart, Beautiful Shading Solutions Home automation is known by and large for the convenience it offers homeowners, and motorized shading plays a significant role. Manually adjusting the blinds and drapes around your Nashville, TN home is a daily recurring task, which means automating them to lift and lower on their own reserves several minutes of your day to enjoy elsewhere. But saving time isn’t the only benefit to automating your home’s blinds, shades, and drapes. Below, we explore three unique advantages of motorized window treatments that traditional shades can’t beat.
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19 Jun These Outdoor Audio and Video Solutions Will Spice Up Any Summer Party

Host Guests All Season with a Cutting-Edge Entertainment System

When the summer weather hits, there’s no party host more welcoming than the outdoors—so long as you have the right accommodations to keep revelers happy. An enviable pool and comfortable patio furniture are staples to any inviting backyard, but a rocking outdoor entertainment system will give your exterior space the boost it needs for hosting unforgettable events all season long. From afternoon barbeques to movie nights under the stars, you can create the perfect setting for any event this summer with top audio and video products from trusted brands like James Loudspeaker, SunBriteTV, Séura, and more. Below, we lay out some top-performing solutions you should consider for your Nashville, TN home.
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