Routers are Not the Only Way to Go When it Comes to Home Networking
TAGS: Home Networking | Mesh Networks | Smart Home Automation | Wireless Home Networking
When it comes to home network setups, routers are usually the first thing you think of. However, they are not the only option for connecting your devices to the internet. A popular alternative that is quickly gaining popularity is mesh networks.
In a mesh network, there’s no central hub like a router that deals with the traffic caused by your devices. Instead, all of your devices actually talk to each other. A mesh network is all about cooperation.
They are many advantages to having a mesh network, but there are also some cons. At Ratio AV, we will help you make an informed decision on whether a mesh network is right for you.
More Home Devices Demand More of Your Network
TAGS: home automation | smart home automation | wireless networking
There are now more home systems and devices that can be connected to the internet than at any other time. If you have already begun to automate your home system, you know you need a robust network to handle it all.
And nowadays, at the same time when more of our household is being integrated into our home network system, we find that a lot of us our suddenly working from home as well as our kids having virtual classes from home.
Needless to say, all of this extra internet use is probably going to require something extra, and that’s where Wi-Fi 6 can help. Our clients in Park City, UT, are discovering that their home networks need the kind of information output that Wi-Fi 6 can provide.
Let the Music and Home Entertainment Take You Places
TAGS: Multi-Room Audio | Smart Home Automation | Wireless Networking
During the COVID-19 outbreak, it’s easy to feel like you are being “confined to your house.” While it’s important to consider social distancing, you can still enjoy yourself. Don’t think of it as confinement. Enjoy your home in Park City, UT, as you soak up the endless benefits of whole-home audio, newly discovered playlists, and streaming services that are yet to be experienced.
Looking for ways to make the most of your at-home time? Keep reading to discover the many advantages of having a home theater and whole-house audio systems.
Dimming, Energy Savings, and Style Options – Oh My!
TAGS: Lutron | Lutron shades | Motorized Shades | Smart Home Automation
Many homeowners believe incorporating lighting control into a home only means adding dimmable bulbs and light switches. That’s not the case! Lighting control is so much more than that, and thanks to Lutron lighting, the possibilities extend well beyond dimming.
With lighting control, you can manage the power of the sun in your Park City, UT home, save on energy costs while reducing your carbon footprint, and complement your home in new and exciting ways with fabric and design options.
In this blog, we’ll cover how automated lighting and motorized shading solutions from Lutron can improve your daily home life.