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SmartThings Now Supports Fibaro Sensors

March 2, 2015

We just received word from Fibaro that three of their sensors are now compatible with the SmartThings smart home automation hub. Compatible sensors include the Fibaro Z-Wave Flood Sensor, Fibaro Z-Wave Motion Sensor and Fibaro Z-Wave Door/Window Sensor – all available through Home Controls. Backed by Samsung, the SmartThings app and » Read More

SkylinkNet: Protect Your Family The Smart Way

February 6, 2015

Home Controls has just added the new SkylinkNet Connected Home Alarm System, a new and improved wireless home security system that also incorporates automation features of the SkylinkHome product line. Now you can control your entire home with your smart phone! At the heart of the brand is the SkylinkNet Connected Home Alarm System, a complete » Read More

Aeon Labs Aeotec Z-Wave Key Fob Is Back!

February 2, 2015

Aeon Labs has re-released their Aeotec Z-Wave Key Fob, now featuring Gen5 Z-Wave Plus certification. The Aeotec Z-Wave Key Fob is a simple remote control for devices and scenes in a Z-Wave network. Use it as an additional controller for an existing Z-Wave network, or as the primary controller for a new network. The key fob can both control any » Read More

Next Generation of Z-Wave Automation from GE

December 10, 2014

Home Controls is now carrying the next generation of Z-Wave Automation from GE. Our new product line is an upgrade from the previous GE collection, with most switches and modules now being able to control incandescent, CFL or LED lights. Plus, the in-wall switches include both white and light almond paddles – so you can easily switch the » Read More

Inside Leviton’s Structured Media Center

June 13, 2013

Once a novelty, the wired home has become essential, providing crucial access to advances such as high-speed Internet, digital television and data networking – advances that are becoming vital to functioning in the digital age. The challenge lies in creating an infrastructure that works with the systems already in a home, one that anticipates » Read More

Chicken Coop Motor Is An Egg-cellent Product!

January 27, 2010

About a year ago, Add-a-Motor found a hidden market with literally millions of potential customers. They discovered that in the USA alone, there are tens of millions of chicken coops, and many millions more around the globe. Most are family owned with 10 to 20 chickens raised for fresh eggs and meat. Add-A-Motor also learned that chicken coop » Read More