Home Automation, Security and Networking.....Imagine the possibilities;
- TV: Transmit Video (such as DVD or VHS) and TV signals to various rooms in your home via a Home Automation wired or even wireless network system.
- Security: Connect multiple surveillance cameras into your video network for viewing on any TV in your home or from a remote location via the Internet.
- Other Systems: Control and automate numerous other systems such as gates, garage doors, security door locks, drapes, sprinkler systems, fountains, hot tubs, etc...
- Music: Select and control music from multiple sources (such as CD's, MP3's, Satellite radio, etc...) and transmit to selected rooms throughout your home.
- Lighting: Control room lights to dim to preset "scenes" such as "dinner", "movie", "party", etc... Or, for example, automate the control of an exterior security lighting system.
- Home Theater: Automate and program your Home Theater so, for example, a single button could dim the lights, close the drapes, and start a DVD movie.
- Home Computer: Integrate your home PC into your total home network to transmit Video, Music, and Digital photos to your home entertainment system.
- Climate Control: Control and monitor temperature and humidity from several locations in your home or remotely via the Internet.
This eBook provides a comprehensive explanation of the step-by-step process of Home Automation & Security design. It addresses a full range of projects from simple installations to a totally integrated Home automation system.
Recent trends are explained, including all of the latest equipment and Home Automation systems. It contains over 60 internet hyperlinks to web sites where you can view the latest equipment, specifications and pricing as well as innovative ideas to add impact to your design