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Whole Home Lighting: How Smart Lighting Should Be


Control Your LED Lights & Shades from One Intuitive System

Following the news that incandescent bulbs are now banned in the U.S., more people than ever are looking into smart LEDs to achieve the warm glow that made incandescent bulbs so popular. Smart LEDs not only provide cozy, golden hues but also any shade of white and many colors of the rainbow, depending on the brand you purchase. 

While these plug-and-play smart bulbs are fun to use, they aren’t convenient in a whole-home application. Mixing smart bulbs from different manufacturers means you’ll be stuck with different apps and remotes just to change the color or dim your lights. 

A more efficient approach is to install a whole-home lighting system like Lutron. Lutron connects all your lights, motorized shades, and other home technologies into one simple interface. Let's delve into the distinct advantages that whole-home lighting control brings to your living spaces in Lake Geneva, WI.

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10 Ideas for Smart Lighting Control Scenes

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Create the Right Mood for Any Moment 

Once you’ve installed a lighting control system in your Chicago, IL, home, it’s time to start with scenes. In a system like Lutron, you can program scenes that adjust LED lights and motorized shades to custom settings. Through one command or an automated schedule, you can shift the brightness level, color temperature, and even beam width of certain LED fixtures. 

The possibilities are truly endless with a lighting control system. Here are some lighting scenes you can create in your Chicago home! 

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6 Types of Lutron Motorized Shades to Choose From

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Find the Perfect Match for Your Western Springs Home

We love motorized shades for their convenience, time-savings, and customizable options from Lutron. Lutron is a world leader in the motorized shading industry, and its intelligent window treatments don’t stop at “shades.” Lutron also offers motorized blinds, drapes, and all types of materials and fabrics to suit the unique needs of every homeowner. 

So whether you have floor-to-ceiling windows, skylights, or a unique design aesthetic, there are motorized shades perfect for your home. Here are six options available through your local Lutron dealer, r:home, in Western Springs, IL. 

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Three Home Spaces Improved by Smart Lighting Control

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Tap Once to Bring the Magic of Lighting Automation to Every Room in Your Smart Home

Smart technologies are now better than ever, and nowhere is this more apparent than in lighting automation systems. One tap on your smartphone, and every space at home becomes more personalized, comfortable, and energy-efficient. Doesn’t that sound like a great addition to your own luxury home? 

At r:home, we will create a smart home tailored to you and your lifestyle. So, whether you're looking to upgrade your living room, bedroom, or kitchen, we will help you transform your home in Western Springs, IL, through the magic of lighting automation! 

Here are just a few of the benefits that lighting automation solutions bring to three different spaces in any smart home. 

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Lighting Design Leads to Smarter Smart Homes

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Professional Lighting Design Will Enhance Every Room in Your Smart Home

Your smart home in Chicago, IL, is your pride and joy, a testament to the life of luxury you have worked so hard for. Every detail is a reflection of who you are. Each room and its technology systems were designed and automated to reflect and optimize your lifestyle. So, why should lighting design be any different?

At r:home, we will design and install a lighting control system tailored to you and your unique needs, giving you a smarter, more beautiful, and more energy-efficient home. But don’t just take our word for it! 

Read on to learn how lighting design and control improve different spaces across your home.

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