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Congratulations to the talented designers and installers selected as winners in our 2014 Home of the Year Awards. They went above and beyond the call of duty by carefully tailoring each system to the needs and lifestyles of the respective homeowners. Please enjoy viewing this year's homes. We hope they inspire your own projects.
2014 Top Winners
Home Automation Extreme Pushes the Limits
Home Automation Extreme Pushes the Limits.

Beach House is A Home Automation Wonder
Crestron control, Holovision doorbell, custom car elevator and more designed to homeowners' needs.

Two Theaters and More in Extreme Automated Home
A Private Entertainment Palace in Malibu.

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Main Topics
Home Theater, Distributed Audio, Green Tech, Home Control, Lighting Control, Displays, Outdoor Spaces
All Topics
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