Last updated 23 hours ago
How can a smart home system increase your domestic comfort? This video highlights the applications of home automation.
Electronics are an indispensable part of everyday living. Millions of houses run on a wide range of electronic amenities, including heat, central air, home security, and lighting. Many homes also have multiple computers, televisions, and other digital gadgets for work and entertainment purposes. Smart home systems can simplify the usage of these devices. Whether at home, in the office, or on the road, you can lock your doors, lower the thermostat, or turn off a television, making your home more secure and energy efficient.
Would you like to hear more about your smart home system options? The experts at Tunnel Vision Technology, Inc. would be happy to explain our home automation services. Call our Chicago location at (888) 480-7371 for more information.
Last updated 3 days ago
Over the last few years, video conferencing has become increasingly important to the day-to-day activities of businesses, large and small alike. If you haven’t yet taken advantage of video conferencing in your business, keep reading for an overview of some of the benefits of this state-of-the-art setup.
It saves time and money. Most small businesses can’t afford the costs associated with constant traveling in order to meet with clients and colleagues around the country. Video conferencing allows you to stay in contact with people who are crucial to your success, allowing you to conduct meetings no matter where the participants are. You can even set up a second display during meetings for data sharing purposes
It helps maintain relationships. Keeping up solid work relationships is essential to running a business, and video conferencing is a critical component of that process. Video meetings offer a number of advantages over conference calls; by allowing participants to see each other, they can make the meetings more vivid and often more productive. Video conferencing also permits meetings to be recorded and retained for your files.
It allows for telecommuting. Video conferencing opens up your employment possibilities by making it possible for you to work regularly with people who do not live in your city. If you have a valued employee who needs to relocate or work from home, video conferencing allows you to continue to make use of his or her services instead of having to find and train a replacement. When you’re looking for new people, you can look beyond your immediate area.
If you’re looking for ways to make your home or office a more integrated environment, contact Tunnel Vision Technology Inc. We provide a wide range of technological solutions to the Chicago community, from digital signage to home security systems. If you have any questions for our team, call us at (888) 480-7371.
Last updated 8 days ago
Tunnel Vision Technology, Inc. understands that homeowners in the greater Chicago area have multiple options when it comes to their home automation needs. That is why we take extreme pride and honor in receiving praise that distinguishes our products and services from those of other smart home system installers. Among our most recent awards, we have received the designation of being both a Control 4 Platinum Dealer and a Lutron Diamond Dealer. TVTI is a CEA TechHome Member and CEDIA Member as well. CE PRO has also included Tunnel Vision Technology, Inc. as one of its TOP 100 Custom Integrators. In addition, we hope that our customers will be happy to hear that TVTI is LEED AP as selected by the U.S. Green Building Council.
See for yourself how Tunnel Vision Technology, Inc. can enhance your home experience with our smart home system services. Call (888) 480-7371 to set up an initial consultation with one of our smart home system specialists. We offer automation options for businesses and other organizations in the greater Chicago area as well.
Last updated 10 days ago
After leaving for work in the morning, have you ever been forced to turn around because you left the heat on or forgot to run the dishwasher? Never again will you have to make accommodations for occasional oversights and inconveniences when you use Crestron home automation.
Crestron smart home systems let you attend to all of your home’s electronic needs even when you are miles away from it. Not only can Crestron’s home automation products help you save energy and complete tasks while away from your home, but also they can provide home safety peace of mind. For instance, if you suspect that you left your front door unlocked or surveillance camera off, you can double-check your home security features from your smartphone or tablet no matter where you are. So to keep your home life running smoothly and safely, use Crestron home automation.
Tunnel Vision Technology, Inc. in Chicago is a proud Crestron installer. To speak with a TVTI representative about our Crestron products, call (888) 480-7371. You can also browse our website for additional details on our home automation solutions.
Last updated 15 days ago
Saving energy is more than just a popular movement. Rather than a passing trend, energy conservation has become an environmental and financial necessity. If you want to make your home a resource-saving abode, now is the time to consider home automation. The following advantages of having a smart home system can prevent you from spending unnecessary dollars and using valuable natural resources.
Turn Off Inactive Devices
Your kids were in the living room watching television, but now have moved into the kitchen to make themselves a snack. However, you can still hear the TV blaring from the other room. When your family forgets to do their part to conserve resources, you can do it for them. When you use home automation, you can quickly shut down any appliance or device in your home that is not needed at that moment.
Minimize Heat and Air Usage
When attending to your daily responsibilities, turning down your thermostat to conserve energy can become an often overlooked task. A smart home system can see to it that you use your heat and central air needs wisely even when you forget. You can preset your home’s heating and cooling systems so that they automatically shut off when you are not at home. If you need to make a special change to your indoor temperature needs, you can also access your climate controls from any portable digital device.
Economize Lighting Needs
If your family leaves lights on when they are not in a particular room—or maybe even when they are not at home—they aren’t alone. Many homeowners keep on their lights when they do not need them. However, hours of unneeded usage can quickly add up to excessively high energy bills. Save you financial assets for more important needs by installing a smart home system that can cut down on your lighting usage every day.
Are you ready to take advantage of the many benefits of home automation? Call (888) 480-7371 to speak with a Tunnel Vision Technology, Inc. associate about our smart home systems for Chicago area homeowners. We offer a wide assortment of home automation providers, including Crestron and Control 4, for your individual smart home needs.