Archive for the ‘Older Homes’ Category

Can I Repair My Old Intercom System?

The answer is yes! There are replacement parts for most intercom systems such as M&S and NuTone that can be repaired in order to get the system up and working again. You can also choose to totally update the system to incorporate it with today’s technology and needs for your household. Fixing Old Intercom Systems…

Central Vacuum System – Installs and Repairs

Central Vacuum System Technology Central Vacuum Systems have come a long way! From their inception in the late 1800’s, (hard to believe the foresight from over 200 years ago) they have improved tremendously with the changing times and needs of the consumer. Now vendors like VacuFlo have a “Hide-a-Hose” feature that allows you to hide…

Old Intercom + New SONOS Connect = A Happy Family

Do you have an old Nutone, AudioTech, M&S Intercom Systems, or other out-dated intercom installed in your home? If you are no longer using the intercom, and are looking for a way to make it functional again, consider using your intercom system for something more useful for the family. What’s Old is New Again Today…

What Should I Do With My Outdated and Ugly Intercom System?

Does your home have an old intercom system that’s not functioning? We can help! You no longer have to look at this eye sore, but instead put it to good use. Decades ago, when these intercom systems were installed, it was considered innovative technology. Today everyone relies on their cell phones, apps, and electronic devices…

Tips for Picking the Best Home Speaker System

Life is better with music! The oldest instrument ever discovered was a flute made more than 40,000 years ago, a time when other species of hominids still walked the earth. We can only assume that music dates back even further. It’s a part of who we are as human beings. Music Brings Families Together A…

Pros and Cons of Installing DIY Home Theater Equipment

If you’re trying to decide whether or not to install home theater equipment on your own, you may want to ask yourself a few questions before getting started. Do I have the necessary experience to install this sort of equipment? How complicated is the equipment? Will anything need to be hardwired? Do I have the…

Automated Outdoor Lighting Solutions

Outdoor lighting is used for several reasons. We all know that lighting is needed for safety when navigating around your house at nighttime, and it also helps to draw attention to certain features.  Did you know that RadioRA2 is a great automated lighting system for indoors, and can be used for all of your outdoor…