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New: Leviton Occupancy Sensor Fluorescent Ceiling Lampholder

May 26, 2011

Leviton has expanded its line of Compact Fluorescent Ceiling Lampholders for closets and closed spaces to include this occupancy sensor version. Fluorescent lighting is the energy-efficient alternative to incandescent fixtures. Our new Occupancy Sensor Fluorescent Ceiling Lampholder incorporates today’s most wanted features and meets NFPA » Read More

Simply Automated Introduces UPB Scene Switches

December 1, 2010

The new Simply Automated Scene Controllers are used when there is a need to show that lighting scenes or loads are active or not. It is most useful when the lights being controlled are not clearly visible from the location of the scene controller. Examples of this include outdoor lighting, multi-story or large homes. The most common locations for » Read More

NEW: UPB Tabletop Pedestal Kit!

August 31, 2010

Simply Automated has combined two of their most popular products into one handy kit. The Tabletop Pedestal Controller Base is designed around the popular SimplyBrilliant US2 Series, Deluxe Dimmer Controller that has 13 field configurable faceplate options, available in six standard colors (white, almond, light almond, ivory, brown and black). » Read More

NEW: On-Q RF Lighting Control System!

August 9, 2010

The RF Lighting Control System from On-Q/Legrand allows homeowners to control lights, ceiling fans and small appliances from anywhere in the home, without the need for special wiring or expensive master controllers. The system is designed to meet the lighting control requirements of residential applications including reliability, aesthetics, » Read More

Lighting Control Made Easier

June 21, 2010

Save valuable energy by automating your home’s lighting and appliance controls. Home Controls carries the top manufacturers, including Leviton, X10 Pro, Simply Automated and PCS PulseWorx. Choose from UPB, Z-Wave or X10 automation technologies. Now, Home Controls is making it even easier to find the right lighting solution with an updated online » Read More

HAI Adds UPB Split Phase and 3-Phase Repeaters

June 7, 2010

HAI (now Leviton Security & Automation) has introduced the HAI UPB Split-Phase Repeater and the HAI UPB Three-Phase Repeater for inclusion in the Home Lighting Control (HLC) product suite.  Like all components in the HLC product line, these are easy to install and retrofittable into existing structures. “The Split Phase Repeater is an » Read More

No Wiring, No Batteries, No Tools, No Expense!

May 18, 2010

Control a light or even an appliance, such as a fan or radio, with SensorPlug, a new Motion Activated Electrical Outlet. It requires no new wiring…just plug it in! This Outlet has a built-in timer that automatically resets to zero every time motion is detected. As it reaches the end of the preset interval (between 2-6 minutes), the light or » Read More