Learn How Lutron Takes Dimming to New Levels
Is this the year to say farewell to outdated and unsightly light switches in your home? Perhaps a more modern, eye-catching design is in store. Whether planning for a retrofit or a new construction project, Lutron has many great options available to ensure you get the exact look and style you want for your home, complete with the latest in Wi-Fi and smart home technology.
Continue reading to learn more about customization options when choosing smart switches for easy dimming in your Westchester County, NY, home.
on Wednesday, 18 January 2023.
Posted in Smart Switches Westchester County, NY, Smart Switches
All the Luxury of Motorized Shades with No Hassle at All
Motorized shades are a great addition to any home. Their stylish fabrics can elevate a home’s design, plus they’re convenient, easy to control, and can brighten up a space with natural light. However, many motorized blind solutions can also be difficult to install. Of course, there are wires involved, which sometimes make it challenging to integrate, especially if your home is already built and finished. Keep reading to see why battery-powered motorized window treatments may be the right fit for your Greenwich, CT, home.
on Monday, 12 December 2022.
Posted in Motorized Shades Greenwich, CT, Motorized Shades
The Latest Technologies Enable Seamless Retrofit Projects
As longtime Savant and Lutron dealers specializing in luxury smart home automation, we’re often asked if homeowners can integrate smart technology after their home is complete. We’re always happy to inform them that, with the latest advancements in the smart home industry, retrofit projects have become commonplace. Effortless control of your home’s systems and a luxurious lifestyle are possible!
Let’s explore the many facets of a retrofit project and a few features our clients in Greenwich, CT, particularly enjoy.
on Friday, 14 October 2022.
Posted in Smart Home Automation, Greenwich, CT, Smart Home Automation
Custom Window Treatments Come in Nearly Limitless Fabrics and Designs
When you walk into a home, what’s the first thing that catches your eye? For some, it’s the furnishings and fine art. For others, it’s the flooring and the architectural design. But, for everyone, it's the lighting—the sunlight filtering through the windows and the light that illuminates a home. After all, without light, all the other beautiful elements would be indistinguishable.
At Phoenix Audio Video, we specialize in creating beautiful spaces that enhance our clients' everyday lives while making them easy to manage under one-touch control. To accomplish this, we partner with industry leaders that remain on the cutting edge of the latest technology. In lighting and custom window treatments, those brands are Lutron and Hartmann & Forbes. Let’s explore what they offer homes in Fairfield County, CT.
on Thursday, 08 September 2022.
Posted in Custom Window Treatments Fairfield County, CT, Custom Window Treatments
Manage Your Lighting with One Touch or Simple Voice Commands
Phoenix Audio Video was founded in 2004 with one mission: to share our passion with our clients, providing them with the latest integrated smart home automation systems that are easy to use and reliable while retaining or adding to their home’s aesthetics. Now, 18 years later, we’re happy to say we’ve lived by those standards and have continued to watch technological advancements once considered impossible.
When Lutron acquired Ketra in 2018, the world's easiest-to-control exceptional lighting system was born. In 2021, another milestone was made when Josh.ai and Lutron joined forces to create a voice-integrated keypad solution.
Let’s explore what this means in the world of voice-controlled light and how it’s transforming homes in Greenwich, CT.
on Thursday, 07 July 2022.
Posted in Voice Controlled Light Greenwich, CT, Voice Controlled Light
Lutron Palladiom Shades Deliver the Perfect Solution for Today’s Luxury Homes
In addition to smart lighting, motorized shades are often our client's first introduction to the world of home automation. Imagine waking to whisper-quiet shades rising along with the first rays of the sun and lowering when evening descends, creating a sense of privacy. Or, when it’s time to watch a movie or head to bed, your blackout shades descend, creating the ultimate in darkness. This, and so much more, is possible with automated shades and lighting.
At Phoenix Audio Video, we specialize in integrating smart home automation that defines beauty and ease of living. To accomplish this, we partner with best-in-class brands that stay on the cutting-edge of smart technology. In the world of motorized shades, that brand is Lutron. They set the mark in 2017 when they came out with Lutron Palladiom shades. Then, in 2021, they raised the bar with a wire-free version.
Let’s explore what these shades offer and why they’re so popular with homeowners in Westport, CT.
on Thursday, 09 June 2022.
Posted in Lutron Palladiom Shades Westport, CT, Lutron Palladiom Shades
Discover intuitive shades that respond to the touch of a button
Lutron has been the global industry leader in shades and lighting for decades. Part of the reason for their continued top spot is their commitment to technological advancements. In 2021, they brought their A-game yet again when they introduced their new line in Lutron motorized shades: Lutron’s wire-free Palladiom shading system.
Let’s discover why people are talking about their new wire-free shading system and what it can do for your Greenwich, CT home.
on Tuesday, 30 November 2021.
Posted in Lutron Motorized Shades Greenwich CT , Lutron Motorized Shades
Our Lutron Installers Explore 3 Recessed Light Options, from Good to Better to Best
The lighting you choose for your home can make or break your interior design. More than that, poor lighting can negatively affect your safety, eyesight, and wellbeing. You depend on the lighting in your home every day, so why shouldn’t you invest in a high-quality solution that delights and inspires?
As a Lutron installer, we’re proud to deliver the best home lighting solutions to our customers in the Greenwich, CT area. Below, explore three recessed LED lighting options from Lutron for your home, which we rank from good to better to best (although you can’t go wrong with any of these)!
on Friday, 22 October 2021.
Posted in Lutron Installer Greenwich CT, Lutron Installer
Ketra Natural Light Systems Brings Premium Lighting Control to Your Home
Light has a powerful influence on the world, most dramatically on human lives. The colors and intensity of sunrise, sunset and all the subtle changes in between have dramatically shaped the way we live over thousands of years.
Today, we can thank electricity for expanding our days long after the sun has set. However, because we spend so much time indoors and rely heavily on artificial light, we’re missing the incredible benefits that the sun’s changing intensity and color temperature bring to our health and wellbeing.
Breathe in the benefits of natural light while indoors with Ketra tunable lighting. Keep reading to discover the benefits of Ketra smart lighting control in your Westport, CT home.
on Monday, 11 January 2021.
Posted in Smart Lighting Control, Westport, CT , Smart Lighting Control
Discover the Benefits of Modern Lighting Technology
Technology has added convenience and sophistication to countless things in our lives, and lighting is one of them. If you are still using standard light bulbs and switches to illuminate your home, there’s so much more you can experience with your lighting.
Keep reading to find out how a smart lighting control system can elevate your lifestyle in Westchester County, NY.
on Monday, 21 September 2020.
Posted in Lighting Control System Westchester County, NY, Lighting Control System
Let the Light Shine on Your Home by Upgrading Your Outdoor Lighting With New Products by Coastal Source and Lutron
Spring is here, and summer is on its way! Now is the perfect time to upgrade the landscape lighting at your home in Greenwich, CT. Whether you are entertaining family and friends, taking a twilight dip in the pool, or admiring your yard while settling in for the evening, you’ll appreciate the beauty that new landscaping lights bring.
New and improved outdoor lights not only help you see your home in a better light, but they add curb appeal and value to your property. Due to astronomic clock timing, smart lighting from Lutron and Coastal Source lets you set the system, and your lights adjust automatically. Discover how their innovative products, along with design and installation services from Phoenix Audio Video, can transform your property.
on Tuesday, 12 May 2020.
Posted in Landscape Lighting, Greenwich, CT, Landscape Lighting
Illuminate Your Living Space with These Top Lighting Features
Did you know home lighting control goes far beyond brightening every part of your Westport, CT living space? Along with the convenience of pressing one button to adjust any and all lighting fixtures in your home, your smart lighting system can also enhance other key areas of your life.
In this blog, we’ll dive into how tunable lighting and landscape lighting have significant impacts on your daily routines and events, and the numerous ways they can benefit you. Want to find out more? Just keep reading on below.
on Thursday, 19 September 2019.
Posted in Home Lighting Control Westport CT, Home Lighting Control
Learn about the Many Benefits of These Motorized Window Shades
Motorized window shades can add so much to your Fairfield County, CT home. From added insulation to an elegant aesthetic in any room, automated shading has started to become a staple in every smart home.
Lutron’s Palladiom shading system has new, innovative technology in the world of motorized window treatments and many benefits to its sleek, modern design. In this blog, we’ll dive into the essentials of the Palladiom shades and what makes them stand out from the rest. Keep reading below to learn about this solution’s many unique features and characteristics.
on Friday, 23 August 2019.
Posted in Motorized Window Shades – Fairfield County, CT, Motorized Window Shades