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3 Ways to Put Your Home Monitoring System to Use

  • Check in with Family and Friends
  • Manage Energy Use
  • Simplify Access to Your Home

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Go Beyond Security with these Home Monitoring Uses for Your Maui Home

A home monitoring system is an excellent way to enhance your security system, going beyond cameras and alarms. However, home monitoring is useful for more than just security. Below, we’ve covered three ways that you can use a home monitoring system throughout your daily life in Maui, HI.

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How to Distribute Quality Audio and Video in Your Business

  • Centralize Control of Your Technology
  • Invest in the Proper Equipment
  • Protect Your Property’s Distinct Style

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Why You Need to Invest in an Audio/Video System

Any business, whether it’s a sports bar or hotel, can benefit from a dedicated AV system. Having a professional solution in place, particularly as part of a commercial automation system, makes it easy for you to set the right ambiance, communicate with employees and engage customers. In this blog, we explain how this technology can be used in businesses throughout Kauai, Hawaii.

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How to Keep Your Smart Home Running Smoothly

  • Remote Monitoring to Anticipate Needs
  • Quick Service and Maintenance of System
  • Professional Support for Your Technology

 

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Why You Need Expert Support for Your Home Automation System

The benefits of a smart home automation system are endless. You get intuitive, centralized control of all the technology in your Oahu, Hawaii home including lighting, security, entertainment and more. This adds a level of convenience to your everyday lifestyle, but only if your system is running smoothly. Our services don’t end at installation. We want to make you a client for life, offering customer support and remote monitoring of your technology, so any issues are resolved quickly and efficiently.

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PAC Office Opening On Oahu



We are proud to announce our opening of Pacific Audio & Communications, Oahu. We would like to send out a big Mahalo to John Castillo and his wife Marichell and their team. We have done some projects with them over the years and decided to combined forces finally. 

John and the Oahu PAC team will bring the same quality and support that the other islands have received over the last 20+ yrs. Full home automation to 1 room theater/media rooms. New construction to retrofits. They will support the whole PAC  arsenal.

We can now finally say we cover all islands.



 

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3 Ways to Enhance Your Home’s Style with Smart Lighting Control

• Transform your space with pre-set scenes
• Reduce wall clutter with centralized control
• Expand the versatility of your home’s lighting

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Why is Smart Lighting Important for Your Home’s Interior Design?

Smart home lighting control systems offer intuitive control which makes it easier to manage your technology. This in turn helps you create a beautiful, dynamic style for your home. From taking ugly light switches off the walls to adding a touch of creativity to your lighting, the right kind of control can enhance your interior and landscaping design.

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Why Should You Invest in a Professional Home Theater System?

• Design a Room Optimized to Get the Most Out of Your Technology
• Receive Expert Advice on What Works Best for You
• Find Equipment that Matches Your Stylistic Preferences

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 How Does a Custom Home Theater Differ From Retail Options?

A custom home theater system is an immersive entertainment experience. Every inch of your room is planned out to get the most out of your technology and space. We find the best equipment for the room, optimize it for sound and visual quality, and even work with you to design a unique theme. Below we take a look at some of the benefits of a professionally installed home theater.

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How Can Smart Technology Reduce Your Home’s Energy Usage?

Identify Problem Areas With Home Monitoring Solutions
• Help Out Your Air Conditioning With Smart Shading Control
• Eliminate Excess Usage With Motion Sensors

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Why Do You Need a Smart Home Monitoring Solution?

There are a lot of things that could make the energy bills in your Kauai, Hawaii home skyrocket. There’s the rising temperatures as spring approaches, the tendency to embrace the beautiful landscapes with large windows and doorways, and excess usage while you’re away. Alleviate these issues with a Crestron home monitoring system that brings all your technology together to find your biggest problem areas and design simple solutions.

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What Cables Should You Use for Your Home Audio Distribution?

• Have Access to Your Favorite Music in Every Corner of Your Home
• Optimize the Audio Signals Within Your Kauai, Hawaii Space
• Work With a Professional for a Discreet Wiring Installation

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What is a Home Audio Distribution System?

A home audio distribution system lets you transfer audio signals from source components –a turntable, media library or CD player – to speakers throughout your house. When installing your system in Kauai, Hawaii, it’s not enough to find the best speakers and A/V receivers. You need to make sure your audio signals travel efficiently through the right cable solution.

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Why Building a Strong Infrastructure for Your Smart Home Pays Off

• Increase Resale Value for Your Kauai, Hawaii Property
• Let Your Smart Home Automation System Get the Most out of Energy-Saving Technology
• Enable mobile control, monitoring with better system integration 
• Save money, time, and grief when it comes to upgrades, maintenance or additions.

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Who’s Wiring Your Home and Do They Know What They’re Doing?

Check out some frequently asked questions about smart home automation and home technology integration and find out why you should work with Pacific Audio and Communications Inc.

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Press Release: Pacific Audio receives CEDIA outreach Instructor designation

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Continuing Education Courses Available for Design and Build Professionals in Maui, Kauai and Big Island

Local electronic systems professionals deliver training; members of participating organizations earn continuing education units

 

Kihei, Hawaii (10/21/2015) — Educating architects, building designers, builders, interior designers, and remodelers on ways to increase their business through home technology is top priority for Pacific Audio & Communications Hawaii. Recently, Patrick Mulligan, of Pacific Audio & Communications Hawaii, received the CEDIA Outreach Instructor (COI) designation from the Custom Electronic Design & Installation Association (CEDIA) enabling him to deliver multiple courses approved for continuing education credit by the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the American Institute of Building Design (AIBD), Interior Design Continuing Education Council (IDCEC)-governed interior designer associations (ASID, IIDA, and IDC), and the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI).

 

These COI courses are part of CEDIA’s industry outreach efforts, designed to strengthen collaboration between home technology professionals and the design and build industry. As technology continues to grow and change at a rapid pace, the courses that Patrick Mulligan offers help design and build professionals better understand the capabilities of residential electronic systems. The courses are provided at no charge by Pacific Audio & Communications.

 

“We work in unison with builders, architects, interior designers, and related professionals to combine grace and elegance with high-tech wizardry” Patrick Mulligan COI

 

Local chapters of industry partner associations, such as AIA, AIBD, NARI, and ASID are encouraged to contact Pacific Audio & Communications to take advantage of this free education.  Courses cover such topics as hiding technology, planning for residential electronics systems, and home theater design.

 

About Pacific Audio & Communications Hawaii.

Pacific Audio & Communications (PAC) is one of the nation’s premier Electronic Systems Integration Company specializing in design, integration, and installation of electronic systems in residential environments. Since 1991, we have completed over a thousand quality installations in Hawaii, California, and Nevada. Our installations have received national attention in several consumer and trade publications. More info can be found on our website www.pachawaii.com

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