Christmas Check-Up

As  you and your family head into the Christmas Season, and you feel the urge to dig out the Christmas lights, think of the lessons that your favourite holiday movies teach you. The watch like horror films for your home’s electrical infrastructure. From overloaded outlets, to bad wiring, to poor exterior light choices, our holiday movies are littered with electrical … Read More

How to choose Smart Lighting

When it comes to choosing smart lighting for your home, the inevitable question always comes down to CONVENIENCE or FUNCTIONALITY. Smart Light Bulbs seem like the obvious choice.  They are easy to install in just minutes. The are inexpensive, and options are plentiful.  In addition to that, they come with eye-catching features like the ability to change colors and smartphone … Read More

Smart Thermostats

The Nest Thermostat 3rd Generation is a beautifully crafted and elegant addition to your home.  The design evolved from it’s predecessors.  Including a stainless-steel dial, and a screen that is 40% larger than it’s previous iterations. The ability to learn from your patterns is a key ingredient in Nest’s success.  Optimizing it’s schedule to adapt to your daily schedule. A … Read More

Smart Doobell Cameras

Elegant, easy-to-install, well-engineered and feature-rich, the NEST Hello is a refined, elegant and unobtrusive addition to your front door. The Nest Hello doorbell comes in at a slim 4.6 x 1.7 x 1inches, with rounded corners making it the easiest to place doorbell of our tests.   This does however mean that it doesn’t have room for a battery and that  … Read More

Amazon Alexa

Connect Alexa and Caseta and manage your smart home controls with just your voice. Adjust your lighting, change the temperature, raise and lower your custom motorized shades and even DJ the music, all with just your voice.

Custom Outdoor Lighting brings a new Dimension to your Home

With spring on its way, (I hope!) it’s time to start thinking about creating your perfect outdoor space. More and more families are shifting their focus from the inside of their home to the outside. This has been a trend in warmer clients for a long time, but even here in Snowmageddon, ahem, I mean Ontario, folks are wanting to … Read More

Planning Switches in a Renovation

There are many factors to consider when planning a renovation. There are so many factors in fact, that you may find you overlook the simple things, like switches, believing they don’t require any planning at all. In reality, this fact could not be farther from the truth. Check out our latest #TipTuesday video to see what you need to consider … Read More