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OnQ/Legrand announces the end of HMS products

December 30, 2008

The following excerpts are from a recent announcement by OnQ/Legrand: On-Q/Legrand and Home Automation, Inc (HAI) announce the conclusion of a long standing OEM relationship on behalf of the On-Q Home Management System (HMS) line of product offerings.  For over a decade, HAI has been an OEM partner of On-Q/Legrand, building a wide variety of HMS » Read More

New UPB Products Announced from Simply Automated, Inc.

December 11, 2008

Simply Automated, an industry leader in home automation lighting and control, announces availability of a new Dual Output, Universal Powerline Bus (UPB) Dimmer-Transceiver Switch Base (model SAUS2240) with Universal faceplate options to reduce wall-switch clutter and enhance convenience of lighting control and home automation. With two 600 Watt » Read More

Thoughts on California Green Lighting Requirements

June 11, 2008

Just recently came across a site ( that’s chockful of wonderful information for navigating through California’s Title 24 (green lighting) requirements. One of our dealers was gracious enough to send me the link. CLTC (California Lighting Technology Center) which developed the Residential Lighting Design Guide » Read More