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McIntosh Labs

McIntosh Labs & Sonus Faber join Mattera Design

McIntosh Labs Since 1949, McIntosh Laboratory has represented the highest quality in sound and continues to set the standard in fine audio and home theater systems. McIntosh compoents are hand-crafted in New York City by an expert team of professionals. Their furious dedication to design integrity and innovation has resulted in more than 35 patents

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Marantz SR6011 AV Receiver

Product Spotlight: Marantz SR6011 AV Receiver

Bridging the Gap to Modern High Fidelity When you’re searching for ways to improve the quality of sound of your TV, home theater or entertainment system, one simple solution seems to stands above the rest. Rather than opting for a quick fix such as a sound bar that doesn’t offer true stereo surround sound or

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Smart Bulb vs. Smart Switch

Smart Bulb vs. Smart Switch

Smart Bulb vs. Smart Switch: Which is Smarter? As the smart home automation industry continues to grow by leaps and bounds, consumers are treated to an increasing selection of innovative products to choose from.  However, with all of the new products available to you and more coming out seemingly every day, it can be complicated

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How to Sell Your Wife/Girlfriend (or significant other) on Investing in Smart Home Technology

Think Like a Salesman As we grow closer and closer to living in a Jetsons-like world from the popular futuristic cartoon where almost any modern convenience is just a push of a button away, it’s easy to get swept up in every new device and gadget that hits the market. Maybe, just maybe, your wife

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The Kevo Smart Lock

Product Spotlight – The Kevo Smart Lock

The “Key” to Modern Home Convenience: The Kevo Smart Lock For anyone tuned into finding the newest tech gadgets or simple yearning for the day they can finally free themselves of a physical door key, the latest iteration of Kevo offers a smart solution for an age-old problem. This innovative and attractive Bluetooth controlled keyless

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Psychological Benefits of Home Automation

Psychological Benefits of Home Automation

Fight Anxiety & Depression with Home Automation Smart home automation systems offer unlimited possibilities of controlling devices in your residence, including door and garage locks, air conditioning and heating units and small appliances, with innovative features that every tech obsessed person needs to have. Best of all, systems are completely customizable and can be controlled

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Tips for Reducing Energy Costs

Summer is here, and home and business owners across the Northeast are feeling the burn when it comes to the expense of keeping your premises comfortable and cool. With many of the warmest weeks of the year still ahead of us, a modern home automation system offers a “smarter” way to beat the heat. Motorized

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