How to Create a Versatile Home Theater System

It’s a Private Cinema, Media Room, and Multipurpose Space – All in One!

Home theaters are still as popular as ever. They offer the perfect space to unwind, enjoy the movies, or binge-watch your favorite TV shows. However, when you’re not using your private cinema in your Bay Area home, it goes dark – unused and mostly forgotten. But what if you could have a home theater system that offers more than the movies?

Turn your entertainment area into a multipurpose space that gives you room to enjoy all the things you love – whether you want to close the motorized shades to watch a movie, listen to your favorite songs through high-end speakers, or celebrate good times and games with friends.  Keep reading to discover the three ways you can have a contemporary home theater space.

The Everyday and Exceptional Benefits of Motorized Shades

How Smart Shades Add Convenience to Your Day and Luxury to Your Life

Smart lighting control is a technology that has changed the way we interact with the natural and artificial lights in our homes. At the tap of a button or icon on a smart home tablet, you can adjust the lights and motorized shades in a room without getting up from your seat. This is something that was unheard of decades ago. Now, it’s all possible due to smart home automation.

But what does it look like? That is, what are the practical benefits in your day-to-day life? In this blog, we’ll take you through a day in the life of motorized shades and lighting control. Keep reading to see why you need smart window treatments in your Bay Area, CA, home.

Optimized Home Networking for Work, School, and Entertainment

Learn How Your Home Can Have a Fast and Reliable Internet Connection

Do you have the speed you need for your home network? Your internet and Wi-Fi may have worked perfectly several years ago, but now it’s lagging. There’s a good reason why, too! As you add more Wi-Fi devices to your home networking system as well as connected smart products, it puts a strain on your network’s bandwidth. At the same time, your router will have trouble communicating wirelessly to so many devices simultaneously.

The only solution is to upgrade your system so it can handle all your devices, including your phones, computers, and smart home technologies. By installing advanced routers, Wi-Fi extenders, and enterprise-grade network solutions, Hermary’s ensures you always have a strong and stable connection at your Bay Area home. Keep reading to discover more.

Keep Your Home and Family Safe with Synology

6 Ways a Synology Surveillance Station Transforms Smart Home Security

More than simply surveillance, Synology takes home security to the next level. Because Synology smart home security systems incorporate high-definition cameras, complex video analytics, mobile alerts, and other customizable features, it’s almost like you have multiple security guards on your property. If you want to protect your home, keep your family safe, and enjoy peace of mind, then smart security is the place to start.

Even though there are many excellent home security brands on the market, we’ll highlight Synology in this blog – specifically their Surveillance Station and all its features. Keep reading to see why you need Synology smart security at your Bay Area home.

What Day-to-Day Living Looks Like in a Smart Home

From Morning to Noon to Evening, Smart Home Automation Enhances Your Lifestyle

By now, you’ve certainly heard of smart home technology. In fact, you probably have some smart devices in your home – a few smart light bulbs, a video doorbell, or motorized shades in a room. Still, there’s so much more to enjoy! Smart home automation, when fully realized, gives you complete one-touch access and control of every connected technology in your home. It transforms your day-to-day life like never before.

Instead of assuming what living in a smart home looks like, why not discover what each day holds when you have a home automation system in your Bay Area home? In this blog, we’ll go through a typical day in a smart home. Keep reading for all the details.

How Lighting Automation Lets You Set a Scene in Every Room

4 Rooms in Your Home That Will Benefit from Smart Lighting

My, how things have changed over the years! As technology has woven into most aspects of our lives, it’s made our day-to-day so much easier – even more luxurious. Today, we have smart TVs, smartphones, smartwatches, and even smart cars. By touching an icon or button, we have instant and comprehensive control over the technology that makes our lives so enjoyable. The same is true for smart homes. They add a level of luxury you haven’t experienced before.

Lighting automation is one of the most impressive smart technologies of our age. Not only does it give you complete control of the lights anywhere in your home without manually flipping a switch, but you can set “scenes” for each room, so your lights operate automatically. Keep reading to see how four rooms in your Bay Area home in California can benefit from lighting automation.

Why You Need A Smart Home Integrator for Your New Build

The Importance of Using a Home Automation Design Company Before Building Your New Home  

Smart technology has become quite popular over the past decadeMillions of homeowners across the country, including businesses, are installing smart products in their buildings. And it’s a technology that isn’t going away. In fact, it’s multi-billion-dollar industry that keeps growing. According to Statista, global smart home revenues are expected to reach $176 billion by 2025.  

If you are building a new home, you are in the prime place to take advantage of home automation design as the walls go up. Unlike those with existing homes, you can start with clean slate and take advantage of all that smart home automation has to offer – without the need to “retrofit” anything.  

Keep reading to discover the smart technologies you can have in your Bay Area home, as well as why you need a smart integrator early in the building process.    

Do You Want the Whole Outdoor Entertainment Package?

Learn How to Turn Your Backyard Into an Impressive Place for Music, Movies, and Entertaining 

Go big at home with a comprehensive outdoor entertainment system! It’s the only way to fully enjoy music, movies, and your favorite TV programs while spending time in the great outdoors. After all, why should entertainment be confined to your home theater? With outdoor audio-video, you can expand and change up your entertainment space. 

You may say, “I already have an outdoor TV and speaker system.” But do you really have properly installed and premium system at your Bay Area home? To find out, keep reading our blog for the latest and greatest innovations in outdoor entertainment technology.  

How Control4 Lighting Automation Works

Your Guide to Smart Lighting with a Control4 System

Once you’ve upgraded to lighting automation, it’s hard to go back to regular on/off light switches. Smart lighting with a system like Control4 gives you complete control of your home’s atmosphere, creating the ideal mood for every activity.

Custom settings like “Entertain” can adjust your lights to a comfortable glow for dinner parties with all the right fixtures turned on. “Bedtime” may tune the lights to a soft golden hue, and “Good Night” will turn the entire house off at once.

But how does lighting automation actually work? If you’re curious for your Bay Area home, we break down how we install Control4 smart lighting below.

4 Ways A Savant Smart Home Makes Your Life More Luxurious

Take Control of the Technologies in Your Home with Help from a Leading Savant Dealer  

Do you have everything you need to enjoy a luxurious lifestyle? You may have beautiful hardwood floors, marble countertops, custom cabinetry, and all the fine décor to make your home look like something out of a magazine, but are you taking advantage of smart technologies?  

Although you think you’re enjoying today’s modern conveniencesthey require more work than you realize. There’s a lot of upanddown activity that goes into living harmoniously with your home – from adjusting the lights and window treatments to using multiple remotes for your AV system. Upgrade your home and your lifestyle with a Savant smart home system. As a premier Savant dealer in the Bay Area, Hermary’s ensures you have a luxurious, lovable, and livable smart home.  

Read more to discover the top four ways home automation improves your lifestyle.