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About Jonathan Young (20 Articles)
Jonathan is the Marketing/eCommerce Manager for Home Controls, the premier national distributor for the most comprehensive and unique home automation systems.

Full Control of Elk M1 From Your iPhone or iPod Touch

March 20, 2010

eKeypad Pro is an application that provides mobile control of an ELK M1 system on your iPhone or iPod touch. From alarm functionality to lighting controls, eKeypad Pro allows you to view and control all aspects of your installation. This includes: Area status information, with support for multiple areas. Alarm Functionality: Arming, Disarming and » Read More

New iChime: The World’s Most Versatile Doorbell!

March 18, 2010

The iChime “Play Anything” Doorbell replaces your existing wired door chime. This doorbell comes with dozens of built-in songs and sounds in 6 different categories. It can play any single built in selection or for more variety, it can cycle between all built-in sounds within a category. You can also record up to 60 seconds total in 6 » Read More

Home Controls Adds DataComm Home Theater Products

January 6, 2010

Home Controls now offers a variety of DataComm Electronics’ Home Theater products, providing all the flexibility installers or experienced do-it-yourselfers need to create sophisticated media environments. DataComm has been pioneering innovative solutions for structured wiring since 1998. Industry-wide, they are known as the firm that » Read More

NEW EZ-SnapJack: Self-Terminating Connectors!

November 16, 2009

Platinum Tools has done it again. First the EZ-RJ45, now the EZ-SnapJack! You may never again need a punchdown tool. At least for your wall jacks! The patented EZ-SnapJack is self-terminating and quickly installs for professional results in a snap. Save time – no need for eight punch downs Repair damaged jacks on the spot EZ-SnapJacks are » Read More

Home Alerts & Communication Over Several Miles!

November 11, 2009

The new MURS Alert offers the ability to monitor activity at remote locations – over several miles! Manufactured by Dakota Alert, the MURS Alert has many different applications; it can be used by security guards, small businesses and also by hunters monitoring game trails; any scenario that requires immediate notification when someone or » Read More

25% Off inQuire Intercom Room Unit

November 9, 2009

Save 25% on the On-Q/Legrand inQuire Intercom Room Unit through the month of November! You’ll never be more than a few steps away from answering the door, monitoring a child’s room or communicating to another part of the house. On-Q inQuire Intercom Systems not only deliver superior sound, but also install in decorator-style wall » Read More

Lampholder Saves Energy AND Protects Against Fire!

September 18, 2009

Leviton‘s new compact fluorescent lampholders conserve energy and are ideal in many areas of the home. It also reduces the risk of fire in closets, garages, basements, utility rooms and attics. Works with standard wall switch ENERGY STAR qualified and meets NFPA 70 NEC Section 410.88 Requirements for fire protection Features pigtail leads to » Read More