iDevices Using New Knowledge to Prepare for TecHome Builder Summit

Leaders with the smart device company say the things they learned at last year’s event are helping them get ready for this year’s Summit.  When iDevices attended its first TecHome Builder Summit in 2016, company leaders were hoping to develop new business relationships and let builders know about its unique products. Little did they...

Deako Smart Light Switches Become Standard in Lexar Homes

After the two companies connected at the TecHome Builder Summit, Deako products are now being installed in every new Lexar home. Prior to the 2016 TecHome Builder Summit, Deako executives had eyed Lexar Homes as a potential partner. A relationship with the builder felt logical for the smart lighting company as both businesses are...

Multifamily Builder Installing First Smart Apartment System

After meeting with Parakeet at the TecHome Builder Summit, Stephen Kromer decided to launch a pilot program at a new development. Kromer Investments has been starting to add simple smart devices to its apartments in the last couple years, such as smart locks and thermostats, but only in a handful of units. Now, the...

TecHome Brilliance Awards Winners Honor the Best in Home Tech

The awards program recognizes the leaders in the surging home technology market as manufacturers implement game-changing innovations in home control, energy efficiency, connected appliances and more. We know homebuyer demand for technology is growing at a rapid rate, and innovative builders and tech companies are answering this rallying call with solutions that “wow” and...

Better Planning Can Improve Tech Installation on Builds

Rich Williams and Jeff Adams of Alliance Green Builders hope to improve collaboration between trades and create a better experience for clients. Alliance Green Builders co-founders Jeff Adams and Rich Williams want to make it a priority to offer top tech options to their clients. When initially embarking on their tech quest, they thought...