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What Can a Home Automation Company Do For Me?

Service Tech Crafts Customized Living Experiences in Central Texas

Spending time at home doesn’t need to be boring! By working with a professional home automation company like Service Tech, homeowners in the Austin area can transform their daily routines and entertainment experiences with the tap of a button or with a preset schedule, all thanks to innovative technologies.

Tech doesn’t need to be overwhelming, either. With our seasoned expertise, your smart home control systems can blend seamlessly into your Texas property's existing design and decor and can even hide in plain sight if you’d like. Read below to discover what’s possible when you incorporate home automation and total home control.

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Create Ease and Beat the Elements with Outdoor Automatic Shades

Bring the Perfect Amount of Shade to the Outdoor Spaces in Your Home

If you have yet to consider outdoor automatic shades for your Austin, TX, home, let us bring you up to speed! Motorized shades can easily extend to the outside of your home in conjunction with indoor window treatments, creating a private, pulled-together aesthetic. 

Automatic outdoor shades are an exciting smart home upgrade for many homeowners, but they harbor perks other than good looks. Keep reading if you'd like to learn more about how automatic shades outside your home can ultimately elevate your space. 

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Create Personalized Lighting Scenes for Every Mood

Enjoy Beauty, Ease of Living, and the Perfect Environment with Lutron Lighting

Lutron began some 60 years ago when its founder invented the first solid-state dimmer. Since then, this technology-centered company has advanced automated lighting while maintaining the top position in the market. Their products and light controls are found in well-known buildings like the White House, Windsor Castle, and the Guggenheim Museum.

Lutron lighting controls are also found in homes throughout Austin, TX. Let’s explore their features and why they’ve remained at the pinnacle of their industry for all this time.

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Smart Shades Elevate the Aesthetic of Your Living Space

Discover the unexpected luxury of installing a traditional yet modern window treatment.

Smart blinds and shades are capable of much more than keeping sunlight at bay and adding convenience to your daily life. If you're interested in elevating the look of your Austin, TX, home, you've come to the right place. 

Automated window treatments continue to take the home automation world by storm. Keep reading to discover how smart blinds and shades can turn your space into a place of comfort and convenience while remaining visually appealing. 

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Can You Picture a Day with Luxurious Lutron Shades?

How Lutron's Shades Can Enhance Your Life

You're sleeping peacefully under the sheets of your warm and cozy bed, your imagination wandering happily in dreamland. As the dream continues, you imagine yourself walking along a peaceful stream in the early morning as the sun rises in the east. You are in awe of nature's beauty as the sun brightens the sky, producing spectacular colors as it peaks over the horizon.

You open your eyes and see the sun has begun to shine to start another beautiful day. Your Lutron shades are slowly rising to help you greet the morning, and as the dim morning light makes its way to your bedside, you arise, ready to start the day. 

Continue reading to learn how Lutron's shades can enhance your daily living in Austin, TX.

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Are you looking for some quality time in your backyard in Austin, TX? Learn how exterior shades will keep it nice and cool when you step outside. 

Exterior Shades Keep the Heat & Mosquitoes Away!

Outdoor Shades and Motorized Screens Are the Perfect Addition to Your Patio or Backyard

Summer will be back in Austin, TX, before you know it, and the heat and the scorching sun will come right along with it. With that said, you shouldn’t let a little sun stop you from enjoying your patio or backyard!

At Service Tech, we provide homeowners across the state with the latest and most efficient smart technologies available. For outdoor spaces, our line of solutions includes everything you will need to make your smart home as comfortable and efficient as possible, inside and out!

In this article, we will explore exterior shades and motorized screens and how they are part of the perfect outdoor space, no matter how hot Texas gets!

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Optimize Your Home with a Crestron Home Automation System

Wondering What a Smart Home Entails? Look No Further

Crestron is one of the leading brands in home automation, and at Service Tech, we are ready to bring all of their latest smart devices and technologies to your home in Austin, TX. But what does it mean, exactly, to own a Crestron home? We’ll tell you! It means having complete command over every technology system—yes, every one. From managing and monitoring AV and surveillance and access control to lighting, shades, and much more, your entire home will be controllable from the comfort of your smartphone. Or, if you rather hang tight to your phone, there are several state-of-the-art interfaces and smart controllers to choose from.

Read on to learn how Crestron gives you control of your smart home, making every technology system better and more efficient.

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Thinking about Motorized Shades?

The Advantages of Hiring an Expert to Install and Integrate Your Motorized Shades

If your smart home in Austin, TX, ever gets too hot or too cold, it may be time to consider investing in motorized shades. There is always the option of store-bought brands and a DIY weekend installation, but this is your home we are talking about. You want the best for you and your family, so why not hire an expert to help?

Our team at Service Tech is the leading Lutron-certified technology integrator in the state, combining the best brands, products, and industry expertise into integrated, whole-home solutions.

Read on to learn how our professional installers will get you the most out of your motorized shades and help you select the best products for your smart home.

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Automatic Shades Offer Simplicity, Elegance, and More

Motorized window treatments offer a wide range of benefits in your home

Smart home technology has made many leaps in the past few years, but one of the most convenient solutions is motorized shades. Depending on the brand and model, your automatic shades can be hardwired or run on batteries, making their operation effortless. With a single press of a button, you can raise or lower the shades according to your needs. 

Read on to discover how motorized window treatments add a layer of luxury, comfort, and elegance to your Austin, TX, home. 

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A smart home theater featuring Crestron smart automation technology. 

The Top Reasons Why Professional Home Theater Design Will Benefit You

A Home Theater Installation Is the Perfect Way to Spice Up Your Home

Media rooms and home theaters are perhaps the most highly specialized spaces in any smart home and shouldn’t be a DIY project. In all likelihood, they will also be the room where luxury shines through the most. From lighting and smart shades to state-of-the-art audio and video equipment, multiple technology systems must be integrated and automated for a true cinematic experience at home.

At Service Tech, we offer industry-leading home theater design, installation, and automation to our clients in Austin, TX. Through our exclusive brand partnerships, unparalleled expertise, and a reputation built around innovation, we will turn your next home theater into a Hollywood-worthy space.

Here are the top reasons why hiring a professional designer to help with your new home theater is a sound investment.

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