A living room with two windows featuring Lutron motorized shades. 

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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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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The Silent Magic of Motorized Blinds

Enjoy Stunning, Sleek, and Silent Smart Blinds in Your Home

Saying Texas summers are hot would be quite an understatement, and the summer heat is often enough to drive energy bills through the roof. To keep their luxury homes nice and cool, local homeowners must rely on efficient and cost-effective window treatments. At Service Tech, we partner with Lutron to install, program, and integrate top-of-the-line motorized blinds for our clients in Austin, TX.

But smart blinds offer much more than heat control. If you are considering Lutron blinds for your smart home, here is a brief review of Lutron’s top-selling solutions and what they can do for you.

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Lutron and the Future of Lighting Design

Bring Home the Future of Lighting Design Today with Lutron’s RadioRA3 Control System

Do you ever stop to wonder what life has in store for you and your smart home? If you do, we’re happy to tell you that the future looks brighter than ever, thanks to Lutron’s latest smart lighting solutions. With a new line of controls and smart switches, and a powerful processor ten years in the making, there has never been a better time to update your lighting control system. And if you are in Austin, TX, we have great news! Service Tech is your local, certified Lutron dealer, offering you and thousands of our clients across the state access to industry-leading lighting design and installation practices.

Read on to learn how Lutron is once again revolutionizing lighting control and how their new line of solutions will take your smart home one step closer to the future.

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Complete Audio-Video Solutions for Luxury Homes

Make your home more enjoyable for the entire family with a whole-house AV system

Who wouldn’t dream of a picture-perfect audio-video system that streams flawless visuals and sound without compromising the aesthetics of your home? Well, now you can turn that dream into a reality!

With a whole-home AV system, you can turn your home into an entertainment oasis that the entire family can enjoy whether it’s listening to music, binging Netflix or watching the latest blockbuster. 

Read on to discover how whole-home AV can boost the fun at your home in Austin, TX. 

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Rumors vs. Reality: The Truth Behind Motorized Shades

Clearing the air about motorized window treatments

Motorized shades are an energy-efficient solution that adds a layer of insulation, aesthetics, and convenience to homes. But many homeowners, particularly the ones that aren’t as tech-savvy, refrain from choosing this technology, mainly because of the many misconceptions surrounding it. 

If you feel the same way, then you’ve come to the right place. In this blog, you will learn about the three biggest rumors that homeowners in Austin, TX, believe but are far from the truth. 

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Lutron Lighting Brings Beauty, Elegance, and Fun to Your Home

Set the Mood for Every Occasion with Millions of Colors of Light

There was a time when our lights consisted of soft or bright white lights. We flipped a switch, and they turned on and off. In some areas, we were fortunate to have dimmers, enabling us to create a more relaxed or task-oriented environment. 

As Bob Dylan sang, “The times they are a-changin’.”

At Service Tech, we specialize in automated lighting and high-performance home entertainment, creating beautiful spaces that are effortless to control and enjoyable. To accomplish this, we partner with industry leaders like Lutron. 

Lutron lighting defines best-in-class standards. In 2018, they acquired Ketra, a company responsible for revolutionizing LED lighting, enabling us to effortlessly control this advanced lighting system and forever changing how we light our homes in Austin, TX. 

Let’s explore the many benefits of a Lutron lighting system. 

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Choose from Over 1 million Colors with LED Full-Spectrum Lighting

Creating Breathtaking Holiday Lighting Designs with Smart Lighting Control

The season of gathering with family and friends and giving thanks is upon us. No matter your holiday traditions, lighting plays a significant part. From outdoor lighting displays to festive indoor lighting design and lights that set the mood for dining and entertainment, it’s one of the aspects that can take your holiday home design from beautiful to breathtaking. 

But who wants to create the lighting scenes every year and go from room to room, setting the stage for the varying celebrations? The good news is that, with smart lighting control, you don’t have to. These systems offer one-touch control on elegant in-wall keypads and touchscreens. Even better? You can change the color of your lights with one touch of a button.

Let’s explore the options and why homeowners in Austin, TX, turn to Service Tech for their innovative lighting during the holidays and throughout the year.

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Elevate Your Lifestyle with Lighting Control

Make your home more secure, convenient, and comfortable with smart lighting

Our primary goal when installing smart home technology in luxury homes is to give homeowners greater comfort and convenience. No one solution–in our experience–has a greater, more immediate impact than lighting control 

A smart lighting system not only illuminates your home in a pragmatic sense but it also boosts your mood, enhances your security and adds a vital spark to your decor. Read on to discover the undeniable benefits of having an advanced lighting system at your home in Austin, TX.

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