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Cool Homes: Awesome Media Room with 5 Screens, Theater Seating and Cool Lighting

Massive JBL Synthesis audio, AMX automation, Kaliedescape server, bring life to this award-winning home theater and gaming room.


Cool Homes: Award-winning Weekend Smart Home Retreat

Automation becomes integral to the design and functionality of a glass-and-concrete home away from home.


Cool Homes: 3D Audio Delivers Dramatic Impact to Home Theater

Home theater packs in 30 speakers and 14 subwoofers for 3D surround sound effect.


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Family turns water and mold removal into CinemaScope movies and dance floor.



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Congratulations to the talented designers and installers selected as winners in our 2014 Home of the Year Awards. They went above and beyond the call of duty by carefully tailoring each system to the needs and lifestyles of the respective homeowners. Please enjoy viewing this year's homes. We hope they inspire your own projects.
2014 Top Winners
Home Automation Extreme Pushes the Limits
Home Automation Extreme Pushes the Limits.

Beach House is A Home Automation Wonder
Crestron control, Holovision doorbell, custom car elevator and more designed to homeowners' needs.

Two Theaters and More in Extreme Automated Home
A Private Entertainment Palace in Malibu.

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Main Topics
Home Theater, Distributed Audio, Green Tech, Home Control, Lighting Control, Displays, Outdoor Spaces
All Topics
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