Smartphone apps have made a lot of things in our lives easier. Remember how your high school math teacher used to tell you that you should learn how to do math problems without a calculator because you wouldn’t always have a calculator handy? Well, now there’s an app for that. Continue reading “Savant’s TrueControl App Makes Smart Home Control Easy for Orange County Homeowners” »
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At Good Sounds, we are meeting with more and more Orange County homeowners that want to make their home into a “smart home”—one that is automated and easily controlled by a homeowner. Some have a good idea going in what features they want their home to have, but some ask our opinion about what features to include that will make their house a true smart home. Continue reading “5 Things Your Orange County Home Needs in Order to Make it a Smart Home” »
Savant has introduced a new technology that will change the way Orange County families view media. With their SmartView Video Tiling System, families now have the ability to simultaneously view up to nine separate windows—on a single display! Continue reading “Savant’s SmartView Tiling System for Orange County Home Theaters” »
The Good Sounds team just completed an installation at a beautiful new custom home overlooking Newport Harbor. This project is a great example of the type of complete home automation that is possible with a Savant Home Automation System, so we wanted to highlight some of the smart home features we were able to add to this Newport Beach residence. Continue reading “Newport Beach Custom Home Incorporates Savant Systems Home Automation” »
Modern audiovisual systems involve complex technology, multiple devices and increasingly sophisticated control. At Good Sounds, we understand, based on our decades in the audiovisual business in Orange County, that it can be easy for system owners and system users to get overwhelmed by the complexity of their audiovisual systems.
Unfortunately, this means that home owners are often convinced that swapping out a single component, or adding a new, more sophisticated piece of equipment to an audiovisual system must mean scrapping the whole thing and starting fresh with a brand new audiovisual system. Continue reading “Does a New Piece of Equipment Mean a Whole New Audiovisual System for My Orange County Residence?” »