We are a people that responds to pictures not buttons. When we surf the web we navigate with our eyes then take action with our fingers. The days of interacting with our computers using cryptic commands and command lines were
Why HomeAdvisor and other like services can be BS!
The World Wide Web can be a great resource or it can lead you down a rose-colored dead-end. How do you know if a company advertised on the Net is legit or BS? We’ll talk about how to tell the
Do you need a Preview Monitor and what is it?
Most of today’s AVRs (Audio Video Receivers) come standard with a second HDMI Output. You can use that output connected to another display to “preview” another source while watching your main display. This could be two sporting events at the
Can we afford to Live-Stream our worship service?
Can we afford to Live-Stream our worship service? How complicated is it? Can we train any interested volunteer to do this? What does it cost? In this article we’ll address what is involved in implementing a basic system for streaming.
How to choose vehicles and TVs
Just about any vehicle with wheels will get you where you want to go. It’s a matter of how you get there, what you want to take with you, and what you want to pay. You can get there slow,
Home Control Works Repairs Lunar Excursion Module!
We had an unusual request a few months back. One of our “commercial” customers needed repairs on a space vehicle. Fortunately their vehicle was not in orbit or on the Moon at the time, but docked at their facility here
It’s Spring! Are you ready for Summer?
Here in the Midwest we can’t wait for the next season…. Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter. Most of can find something we like about each season. There is nothing that compares to Spring. We’re excited to see the first buds on
It’s movie night… the end of a long week.
Instead of fighting traffic, parking and crowds, you have friends and family over and watch a movie in your home theater. You know that when done well, a home movie theater delivers all the impact of commercial theater… without the
A Few Things You May Not Have Known About Home Automation
At Home Control Works we consider Home Automation a very personal issue. No two systems we provide are exactly alike. That’s because no two families are exactly alike. One size does not fit all. We pride ourselves in our ability to provide the
The Do-it-for-Me Approach to Having a Smart Home
At Home Control Works we pride ourselves in our ability to provide the very best solutions to address all of our customer’s needs. From a full dedicated home theater to a smart home security system we provide solutions that are easy to use and