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It’s official: Pro Install AV is now a Control4 Authorised Gold Dealer 2022

From launching onto the market in 2003, Control4 has had to punch above its weight to gain market share from the leading, established home automation brands, like Lutron and Crestron. However, it seems Control4 have relished the competition, employing ground-breaking innovation to achieve lighting control systems that have won industry awards and professional acclaim. Similarly, high-quality AV integration matched with this lighting control earns Control4 the ‘go-to’ choice for home cinema and multimedia installations in many countries. (more…)

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Control 4 offers integrated, pre-programmed systems, which fit well with the growing demand for hands-off simplicity – a review in domestic & business settings

In the 1960’s we used to watch TV without a remote control. It never occurred to us how inconvenient it was to get up, walk to the TV and sit down again. When we watched a US program showing someone using a remote control, we would be appalled, saying: ‘How lazy is that?’ 

Times certainly change, and nowadays, with voice activation, remote controls, and linked mobiles, we are masters of our home automation. Through design and innovation, we can control the TV/cinema, music, heating, lighting, curtains, and shades, as well as security and arriving visitors. (more…)

Control4 for business

Why Should You Use Control4 Technology For Your Business?

Of all the technology brands you may have been considering for your business, smart technology specialists Control4 may be one you’ve overlooked or even completely dismissed.

On the face of it, that’s hardly surprising.

After all, Control4 has developed an enviable reputation in the field of smart home automation. (more…)

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Is Control4 Home Automation Worth the Money?

Control4 is widely regarded as a world-leader in smart home automation, creating pioneering solutions that add all-new levels of comfort, convenience, and customization to the modern home.

Still, as good as they may be at what they do, they’re certainly not the only brand on the market who do it. (more…)

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How Control4 Can Help Your Hotel Deliver Outstanding Guest Experiences in 2021 and Beyond

Make no mistake about it, hotels and hospitality businesses face a tough challenge in 2021.

After an already devastating year for the industry, the imposition of a third UK-wide lockdown a week after New Year means that the coming weeks and months are likely to be “make or break” for many.

As with most challenges in this industry, the most effective way to not only overcome those challenges in the short-term but to ensure long-term sustainability -and even growth- is to double down on what really matters: (more…)

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Why 2021 Will be the Best Year Yet for Investing in a Control4 Home Automation System

It was back in 2004 when Control4 first arrived on the scene, making their debut at that year’s CEDIA Expo home technology with the bold promise that their new home automation system would forever change the way we interact with our home environment.

In the 16 years that have followed, the Utah-based brand have more than made good on that promise, continuing their commitment to innovation and continually fine-tuning their product offer to cater to the ever-changing needs of modern homeowners. (more…)


Creston vs Lutron vs Control4 – An Updated Guide for 2020

They say you can’t stop progress, and that’s certainly true when it comes to the world of smart home automation. While the unprecedented events of 2020 have caused so many aspects of our lives to slow down or completely grind to a halt, world-class home automation brands like Crestron, Lutron, and Control4 have continued to do what they do best:

Delivering smart technology solutions that improve our daily lives. (more…)

Control4 for business

Why Pro Install AV and Control4 are the Perfect Smart Technology Partners for Your Hospitality Business

There’s no denying what a significant impact the events of 2020 have had on the hospitality business.

According to Pathways to Recovery, an all-party parliamentary group report into the effects of COVID-19 on the UK hospitality and tourism sector, only 11% of hospitality businesses were able to operate during the nationwide lockdown.

Meanwhile, international tourist arrivals were said to be down 59%, resulting in countless job losses and scores of businesses being forced to close their doors for good. (more…)

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All about Control4 and the Google Assistant

While Amazon’s Alexa may have hogged all the limelight as far as voice-activated smart assistants go, it’s far from the only option on the market. Its closest rival, Google Assistant, has proven itself to be a worthy contender to Alexa’s throne.

When it was first launched in 2016, the Assistant-powered Google Home shipped five million units worldwide. Just three years later, that figure stood at 20 million, with sales predicted to top 140 million by the year 2025. (more…)


Crestron and Control4 Pick up Top Prizes at Prestigious Smart Home Awards

Make no mistake about it, 2019 was a big year in the world of IoT (Internet of Things). At the start of the year, Gartner predicted that some 14.2 billion connected smart home devices would be in our homes by the year’s end.

As we look back throughout 2019, it certainly seems as though Gartner wasn’t far off the mark, with a host of smart home integrators, manufacturers and dealers working tirelessly to help modern homeowners enjoy the ultimate smart living experience and contributing to a global market value estimated to reach $7.1 trillion by next year. (more…)

Smart Home Automation

Control4: What’s It Like Living In An Automated Bespoke Smart Home

Thanks to the boom in popularity of voice-activated speakers, most of us are at least familiar with the concept of smart home automation these days.

Yet before the Google HomeKit or even the best-selling Amazon Echo was even a pipedream, home automation innovators Control4 were redefining the possibilities of living in the modern home. (more…)

Control4 for business

Control4, Latest innovations Can Transform Your Company in 2019

Pro Install AV explain how the brand’s range of

  • multi-room AV,
  • lighting control and
  • Automation solutions

Can help your business to improve productivity and deliver outstanding value to your customers. (more…)

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Why Control4 is the Perfect Smart Home System for Homeowners on a Budget

From the rising popularity of smart speakers like the Amazon Echo to the elaborate, all-singing, all-dancing smart home systems that attract rave reviews and viral-level shares on blogs and social media, home automation is everywhere you turn as of late.

So it’s no wonder that you find yourself spending every spare moment idly daydreaming about turning your own home into an integrated wonderland of world-class technology. (more…)

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Make it a Magical Winter With Incredible Home Automation from Control4

Those long, dark nights are drawing in, the days are getting shorter, and a brisk chill permeates the air, but you don’t have to let winter drag you down this year. With Control4 home automation, you and your loved ones can transform your home into a brightly-lit haven of happiness, warmth and security all winter long.

The best part? It does all that at the single click of a button.

Here, Pro Install AV, the leading Control4 installer in London, demonstrate just a few ways that this innovative smart home brand can help you create your very own winter wonderland. (more…)