Archive for the Home Automation Category

Electricians in Colorado Springs | Certified Master Electricians – Why important in choosing an electrical contractor

Why trust Wire Works Co Inc for electricians Colorado Springs? Wire Works Co Inc has over 20 years of experience in providing quality electrical installations, including home theaters, lighting, & security systems. Our licenses and insurance are up-to-date. In addition, we have many testimonials from satisfied clients. Wire Works […]

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POE Switch & How to test Power over Ethernet

Why bother with Powering devices over Ethernet? Oftentimes you’d like to install a device such as a security camera. To install this device, you’d normally need two wires traipsing through your establishment. Usually, power comes a separate power cord and controlling the device using data requires using […]

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Network Cable in Colorado Springs – What Home & Business Owners Should Know

The Ethernet networking standard that underlies most of today’s wired data connections is over thirty-five years old. Early Ethernet connections offered bandwidth at a tiny fraction of what today’s connections do. Dozens of important developments have since collectively allowed for the far higher speeds users enjoy today. […]

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Power over Ethernet (PoE) – Testing & Installing Devices

Many devices, like security cameras, require a separate power source – meaning that more wiring and complexity are needed. However, Power over Ethernet or PoE, is a better way of wiring – the Ethernet cable running to a device can also supply the power needed to run the […]

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Home Automation Embedding – WHAT IS IT?

A very brief explanation of what home automation embedding is: Also known as domotics or “smart home systems”, home automation embedding refers to the electronic or automatic control of home systems. These include household features, such as lighting, heating, air conditioning, and various appliances. A more in-depth, and […]

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Whole house generators installed in Colorado Springs – Protect your home from power outages

What is a whole house generator? A whole house generator installation is good for those power outages when critical appliances can’t lose power, especially when you’re not there to deal with it! Whole house generators help protect your family and every item inside it.  Oftentimes, a power outage […]

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Save money on cooling costs this summer with ceiling fan installation

Summer is fast approaching. Although our Colorado weather has been mild and cool thus far, long & hot days will be upon us. Of course, we all want to keep our homes & families comfortable this summer. Let’s examine how we can do that through ceiling fan […]

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Home theater installers & HDCP 2.2 – Why do you care?

How can a seemingly random string of letters & numbers affect your home theater? When building a home theater, you should be knowledgeable about the latest security standards & how to ensure your videos, games & audio operate at premium levels. What is HDCP? HDCP 2.2, or High-bandwidth […]

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