Will Hopkins looks at the advances in outdoor smart technology including lighting, TVs and sound, and how to create the perfect outdoor party atmosphere!
“Alongside enabling your garden to be used in whole new ways – as an extension of your home for entertaining and relaxing – the addition of outdoor smart home technology has the potential to increase the resale value of a property,”
Our CEO Will Hopkins discusses the importance of training in the Custom Install market and the need for both practical experience and theory.
“I am a firm believer in training – if the professional CI industry wants to standout as being dierent from other trades, training is pivotal, however, training itself is not enough. Training needs to be coupled with experience to really hold and have meaning.”
Elan features our 12,500 square foot installation in the home of Lord Fink. This project features 800 lighting fixtures, a cinema room, gym, sauna and 12 zones of audio.
TMT News – The 2018 Telecoms Awards – July 2018
For the third consecutive year, Your Smart Home have again received commendation at the TMT awards, this time being named “Best for Luxury Smart Home Installations – UK”.
Want to dip your toes in the smart home waters? We caught up with Will Hopkins, managing director of UK-based Your Smart Home, to find out how switching on could help you switch off.
TMT News – The 2017 Telecoms Awards – July 2017
Your Smart Home have again received commendation at the TMT awards, this time being named “Best for Luxury Smart Home Installations – UK”. Coupled with last year’s award, Your Smart Home continues to go from strength to strength, offering a service of distinction, continuing to fulfil our brief of “Comfort and Control, without the Complication”.
TMT News – The 2016 Telecoms Awards
Your Smart Home have been awarded the prestigious, “Most Cutting-Edge Smart Home Installations 2016 – UK” award by the 2016 Telecoms Awards
Appliance retailer Sub-Zero & Wolf offers a variety of home appliances with hefty price tags, so the brand turned to Your Smart Home, a technology integration firm, to design and install an integrated A/V infrastructure inside its London-based showroom, to upgrade from previous systems that had proven unreliable, while also offering customers a high-end shopping experience.
Sub-Zero & Wolf knew that it had a lot of work to do when it came to renovating its Knightsbridge showroom in London, which is why it enlisted outside help in the form of integration firm Your Smart Home.
Your Smart Home’s approach is to “de-clutter and simplify” the way we interact with all devices, controlling television, music system etc with a single remote control or a smart phone.
William Hopkins, Managing Director of Your Smart Home Limited, presented on the topic of “Living the Integrated Life” to an audience of executives, government representatives and academics.
Multiroom audio has long been an integral part of custom installation. With an ever-expanding marketplace, greater product diversity, and an increasing variety of sources to integrate, choosing the best system for the job can be a challenge.
As smart home technology starts to become more commonplace in the UK, the demand from consumers to integrate even more appliances continues to grow. Whilst many of the new domestic offerings come in a wireless form, there is still no beating a wired system when it comes to speed, reliability and fault-finding. With home automation now spanning every aspect of living however, even the simplest of automation jobs can be far from straightforward.
In the closing years of her life Mother Teresa reflected on her work, acknowledging that it “was just a drop in the ocean”. However, she continued with: “But if the drop were not there, the ocean would be missing something.” This rather poignant testimony to her valuable work sets the scene for how we should establish long-term sustainability.