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What's the difference between automation and integration?

What's the difference between automation and integration?

November 22, 2018 1 min read

One thing we get asked a lot here at Intelligent Home is “what’s the difference between automation and integration?”. These days everyone is out there showing of their latest ‘automation’ products which at the core are really just devices that can be controlled by an app. Once you end up with a few of these around the...
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Resetting the standard in home tech

Resetting the standard in home tech

November 22, 2018 6 min read

Over the years I have been asked a number of times “If this was your home what would you do differently?”

At first the question was hard to answer, but over time I realised that the way I would cable the home is for “me”, and that is the way I advise my clients they should have their own home cabled.

The important thing with any new house is the personalisation...

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