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Savant Home Automation: Power at Your Fingertips

Savant Home Automation: Power at Your Fingertips

Can You Control Your Home with an App? With a Savant System, the Answer is Yes Imagine this scene: you’re reading an enticing new book a colleague recommended. You’ve just reached the chapter that could have a huge impact on your business, and a glare from the Gold Coast sun hits your eye. You could get up from your seat and fix the problem, breaking your concentration. Or, you could use an app on your phone that accesses your Savant home automation to adjust your motorized shades, set your lights to the perfect reading level, and get back to the latest insights before you know it. In the second scenario, the controls to managing your home are right at your fingertips, saving you valuable time and energy. Keep reading to learn more about how the Savant home automation system and app combine to make your life easier and more efficient. See Also: Which Home Automation System is Right for Me?   Control  It’s no secret that Savant provides total control of your home. The app is a means of providing more personalized and convenient control of your system. You can view your home’s technology systems at a glance on your phone and make an adjustment with a single touch. Rather than getting up to adjust your system from the in-wall panel, or manually adjusting each product, simply use the app to manage any aspect of it at your convenience. Is there a glare on your TV screen? Just lower your motorized shades with your phone or tablet. Set up scenes for your home, such as “Away” or “Relax” to...
Which Home Automation System Is Right for Me?

Which Home Automation System Is Right for Me?

Your Guide to Navigating the Options for Smart Home Control When looking to upgrade your house with smart home automation, it can be easy to get overwhelmed by the many options. Should you get lighting control? Do you need surveillance cameras? Do you start with one area of the property or do every room at once? We’re here to answer all of your questions and help you feel confident in your decision to enhance your home with smart technology. By far the question we hear most often is “which control brand should we pick?” The short answer is that the right automation system for your Hinsdale, Illinois home depends entirely on your needs and preferences. And here at Barrett’s, we’re ready to design a system based on whichever control platform you prefer. That said, it’s always great to understand the different options. In this blog, we will break down the main features of Control4, Crestron, and Savant home automation systems. Read on to learn about each option. See Also: Must-Have Smart Home Technology for Luxury Homes in 2018   Savant Home Automation Think of Savant as the Apple of smart home control systems. Savant emphasizes the user experience and aesthetic, making it a good brand for those who are looking for simplicity and ease of use. While all of these control brands support the use of “scenes,” (saved settings for lighting, audio, climate, etc. for different activities throughout the day), Savant places a big focus on them. The idea is that Savant is there throughout the day, making life easier for you. Savant makes it super easy for homeowners...