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34% Off: Zipato Z-Wave RGBW LED Light Bulb

March 10, 2017

The Zipato Z-Wave RGBW LED Light Bulb is now 34% off at Home Controls. Shop now before our inventory runs out! This dimmable Z-Wave bulb features five adjustable color channels (Red, Green, Blue, Warm White, and Cold White) so you can create thousands of different colors for various lighting events in your system. Have the bulb glow red when a » Read More

How to Save More Energy Through Home Automation

February 9, 2017

Reduce energy consumption at home and and lower your monthly utility bill with the help of home automation technology. Forgetting to turn things off such as lights, televisions, and other various electronic devices is something we do everyday. As humans, we’re not perfect. In fact, we’re forgetful. Whether we’re trying to get our children » Read More

Where to Install Motion Detector Lights

November 21, 2016

  Your home is your sanctuary and you should feel safe in it, but after the sun goes down there are opportunities for burglars or unwanted intruders to hide in the dark areas of your property, leaving your home at risk for a potential break-in. One way to help keep that from happening is to add motion detector lights to your property because » Read More

We Have Those Hard-To-Find Combination Wallplates

April 5, 2013

Among the full line of home systems we sell – covering everything from automation systems, home theaters, security, intercoms and more – Home Controls offers a complete line of wall plates. You can get them at your local hardware store just as easy as buying from us. Yet, we’ve found there are a few wall plates that are hard to find at » Read More

Shed Some Light on Unity Software Version 2.2.114!

December 6, 2010

On-Q/Legrand has released a software upgrade for their Unity Home System, providing the central connection point for Selective Call Intercom, lyriQ Audio, and On-Q Camera systems. Version 2.2.114 of the Unity Software includes the addition of: Lighting – giving users control of any Legrand RF Lighting Control product. Homeowners can control » 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