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Home Automation

Comfort & Convenience: Home Automation Makes Your Life Easier

When you’re a busy professional or have a family’s worth of activities to manage, convenience is paramount. Fiddling around with clunky electronics and inefficient wifi systems just makes your life more difficult – so why not upgrade? At JJ Orion, we know that in the hectic life of a busy adult or family, even the smallest conveniences are appreciated. We’re here to expand on those little conveniences by offering the best in home automation to our customers throughout the Twin Cities metro. If you’ve contemplated upgrading your home to enhance your comfort and convenience, we’ve compiled a brief list of automated systems we think you should consider.

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Must-Have Tech Trends: 5 Smart Home Features Everyone is Scrambling For

Home automation gives you the freedom to control almost any electronic aspect of your home with just the touch of a button. In our increasingly fast-paced world, the convenience and added comfort that such features can provide is a welcome addition to any dwelling. Not only that, but should you ponder selling in the near future, these features can add substantial value to your property. Here to discuss the growing trends in smart home features are the home automation professionals at JJ Orion.

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Home Automation: How Smart Features Make Your Home More Valuable

Whether you’re a homeowner or a real estate investor, when it comes time to sell, you won’t settle for anything less than top dollar. How can you achieve that? Beyond the go-to paint touch-ups, kitchen remodels, and bathroom overhauls, state-of-the-art smart home technologies get can help you raise your bottom line.

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Want Curb Appeal? Invest in Custom Outdoor Lighting

Whether you’re hoping to be the stand-out house on the block, or you’ve been considering selling soon, curb appeal goes a long way in improving the look and value of your property. One easy-to-implement upgrade that can drastically improve the look and ambiance of your home’s exterior is custom-designed outdoor lighting. At JJ Orion, we offer smart lighting control options that will set you ahead of the pack when it comes to upgrading your home’s outdoor lighting. Below, our automation professionals discuss how appropriately-placed, automated, exterior lighting can garner your home the attention and value it deserves.

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How Home Automation Systems Improve Quality of Life for the Disabled

Diehard home automation fans might insist that they could never function without their systems, but when does home automation cross the line from a luxury into a necessity? Something that becomes inseparable from your ability to carry out daily tasks? Who needs one to maintain, at the very least, a standard quality of living?

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Why Hire a Professional to Install your Home Network System?

Wi-Fi has become such an integral part of American culture that many apartment complexes and college dorms offer it for free (while still charging for less important things like laundry). It’s nearly become a utility, just like electricity or water; a household almost cannot function in today’s society without it.

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Central Vacuum Systems: The Basics

Face it: standard mobile vacuums are the worst. Lugging that thing up and down the stairs of a multi-story home is exhausting, and if you’ve got an especially dirty job, the canister can quickly fill, meaning more trips to the garbage can. If you already have mobility issues, chronic pain, or are a wheelchair user, a standard vacuum system can render itself completely inaccessible, or at the very least exacerbate your preexisting struggles. Too, in a more commercial setting such as a woodshop or an office building, standard vacuums can make cleaning up a nuisance due to their heft, leading to unhappy custodial staff.

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Smart Window Shades: Getting Started

There is now a host of different options open to those looking to control blinds remotely, and there is high compatibility with the latest voice assistants including Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, and Siri via Apple HomeKit.

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Smart Lighting Control Tips for Your Home

Adopting smart home lighting automation in your home will make your daily routines seamless. From waking up in the morning, to coming home from work late, or making sure your kids get to bed at a decent hour, smart lighting provides comfort that's personalized to your routines.

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Crucial Elements in Developing Your Lighting Design

Proper lighting is both a safety issue and an environmental issue whether you need an automated lighting system for your home or your business. In the home, lighting can stimulate a mood or contribute to the overall look and feel of the room design. At work, lighting is essential for productivity and increased visibility to avoid injuries.

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