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Media Morphing

The owners of this Mahogany-paneled den had their library morph into a media room at the touch of a button with Lutron controls built into the spine of an ordinary-looking book.

The Lutron Architrave keypad goes virtually undetected. But it’s affect on the room is meant to be noticed. Each custom-engraved button launches a specific lighting scene where individual fixtures brighten and dim to preset levels to create a unique ambiance for the room. There are also buttons on the “book pad” that command the Lutron motorized window shades to open and close.

Also cleverly hidden in this lustrous space is a 46-inch Samsung LED TV (controlled by Crestron) installed into a niche above the fireplace and covered with a panel that fits seamlessly with the rest of the wall. The owners simply open dual-hinged panels to reveal the TV. See more here.

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