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Check out the most high-tech homes in the country to learn about amazing applications of home automation, home theater, whole-house audio systems, integrated home security and more.

The Most Out-of-This-World Star Trek-Themed Home Theater

Home Theater Ideas: Star Trek

Located in Palm Beach County, FL, this home has taken the topic of Star Trek home theater ideas to the final frontier. Considered one of the best in the themed theater category, we definitely think it’s worth another peek.

As you can tell, the anonymous owner is definitely a sci-fi buff. However, being a “Trekkie” is

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Small House Goes Big with Smart Home Features

Photography by Jeri Koegel.

Location is everything in home ownership. So rather than part with their slightly outdated 1,800-square-foot residence in Irvine, CA, the owners of our award-winning Before & After smart home systems installation took on a huge remodeling adventure that in nine months would completely transform their humble abode into a high-tech showpiece.

“They wanted to convert the

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NHL Legend Brett Hull Scores Golden Audio Setup

The hockey Hall-of-Famer has a home packed with Elan g! control, custom Triad audio speakers, and more.

Brett Hull followed in the footsteps of his father Bobby, all the way to the Hockey Hall of Fame. However, when it comes to home technology, Brett has an all-star lineup that stands out on its own, with whole-house control, custom audio speakers, and plenty of other components.

Brett and his wife Darcie own a 10,000-square-foot

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Multipurpose Media Room Rolls Out a Vegas Vibe

Home Cinema Installation: Surreal Systems

One of the best times to integrate technology and think about a home cinema installation is during a renovation. In this case, the homeowners were expanding their home to create a space for family fun and for entertaining guests, and part of the high-tech package would include custom-installed A/V products tied to a professional control

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14 Acre Estate is Like a Park Filled with Home Automation Tech

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EVERY DAY WE BECOME MORE RELIANT on the technologies that surround us and become more comfortable with the conveniences they afford. In this always-on world, being disconnected is simply unacceptable. Whether in our homes, our backyards, or our places of business, we want to be able to check in with friends and be aware of

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