Month: March 2019

The Calling of Home Automation

And, it’s calling…literally! “Alexa: turn the downup 2 degrees” “Google: show me the cam in ‘baby’s’ room” “ecobee: Play Jack Johnson radio” Only just a few years ago, a sophisticated few were using voice-activated connected products. But, today, 1 in 4 homes have at least one device with plans to add several more. For the […]

The Best Smart Home Devices Right Now

GUEST BLOG FROM MR. ELECTRIC, A NEIGHBORLY COMPANY As technology advances, the home of the future is finally available today, all at a cost-effective price and with a relatively simple installation. With smart home technology becoming increasingly refined and effective for almost any household, now is the time to look at the best smart home […]

The Next Generation: It’s All About Collaboration

A panel of successful millennials representing Hoffman Brothers, Thermostat Recycling Center, and CFM Distributors spoke to a roomful of HVAC contractors at ACCA’s “Optimize” conference today in a breakout session titled “The Next Generation: It’s All About Collaboration.” “Millennials,” they said, “are driven by factors that were not the same as generations before them. They […]