OptimumHouse Corp. These Modules allow you to remote control your lamps wall switches, and appliances. Use a Lamp Module or Screw-in Module for your lamps, an Appliance Module or Heavy Duty Appliance Module for different type of appliances, and Wall Switch Modules to replace your wall switches.
HOW TO AUTOMATE YOUR HOME - WHAT EVERY HOMEOWNER SHOULD KNOW ABOUT HOME AUTOMATION - TIPS & PRODUCTS
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
You can have the home environment you want, when you want it. You can easily access and manage key home functions of your home such as your lights, appliances, heating and cooling temperature settings, and many others. You can do this from any location in the world.
Imagine turning any lights and appliances on without leaving your couch. Or changing your air conditioning thermostat settings by simply making a phone call from anywhere in the world. How about closing the drapes by remote control or automatically at programmed times. Would you like to know when someone approaches your home --before they get to the door? Would you like your phone caller ID to voice announce who is calling you? Or, how about dimming your lights by voice control. How about a device that guides you so you can park your car in the garage in the same spot every time? Perhaps you would like to answer your front doorbell with your phone.
All of these things and more are possible with current technologies that provide modern, economical, and easy to install products.
OptimumHouse Corp. has economical products to control your lights and appliances from anywhere in the home or by phone or internet from anywhere in the world. We have practical automated control ofcomfort and convenience devices such as remote or programmed control of drapes. You can enjoy automation using voice control. such as dimming your lamps by voice, or having your phone caller ID voice announce the caller. These and other OptimumHouse products can optimize your automation of household tasks at very affordable costs.
WHAT YOU CAN DO
AUTOMATED CONTROL OF LIGHTS & APPLIANCES
OptimumHouse Corp provides economical products that give you the ability to have automated control of lights & appliances in your home
Palm Pad Wireless Remote Controller
Issue commands from your couch, back yard or anywhere within 100 feet of a plug-in base transceiver with this 8 button Radio Frequency (RF) Handheld Wireless Remote Controller. Plug in the transceiver and you are ready for remote control. Both the handheld remote and base transceiver can be used to control unit numbers 1-8 or 9-16 (switch selectable). An unlimited number of remotes may be used with one transceiver. Can also be used to dim lights!
Wireless Remote Control System
These types of controllers plug into an electrical outlet and use your existing wires to send your command signals throughout the home to lamp or appliance modules or to a wall switch module. Plug-in Remote Controllersare a good supplement to your wireless remote controllers. In this way you have coverage anywhere in the home to remotely turn on/off any lights or appliances you wish. It's that simple. It does not interfere with manual control of any lights or appliances. Why would you want to manually turn on/off any lights or appliances the old fashioned way if you can use the remote? You can use a maxi-remote for control of up to 16 lights and appliances, or a smaller mini-remote for control of up to 8devices.
OptimumHouse Corp. offers two types of Plug-in Remote Controllers:
The Mini Remote Controller and the Maxi Remote Controller
The Mini Remote Controller, for control of up to 8 lights or appliances, is better for placement in various rooms throughout the home. The Maxi Remote Controller is better for central locations, like one on every floor, to control up to 16 lights and appliances. For better control use a combination of Mini Controllers in some rooms and Maxi Controllers in some central locations.
Mini Remote Controllers
With a Plug-in Mini Remote Controller, simply plug into the wall socket and you can control up to 8 lights or appliances anywhere in the home. Put one in each room for complete control of your house anywhere. With a Mini Remote Controller in every room you have complete coverage for ON/OFF of specific lamps or appliances. It has Dim/Bright, All Lights On and All Units Off buttons.
Mini Remote Controller
Maxi Remote Controller
Maxi Remote Controllers
With a Plug-in Maxi Remote Controller, you take control of your house or apartment! Just plug it in, no wiring necessary. Maxi-Controller sends signals over your existing house wiring to control lights and appliances connected to receiver modules. The all-lights-on button instantly lights up your whole home with light if you hear a suspicious noise at night. The all-units-off button turns off all modules with a single push of a button. Turn user selected groups of lights on/off or dim at your command anywhere you want. Similar to Mini Controller but you can control up to 16 lights and appliances.
Keychain Wireless Remote Control & Transceiver
Keychain Wireless Remote Control System
For added convenience, use a Keychain Wireless Remote Control to control your lights and appliances from anywhere in the home or from your car in the driveway. Carry it with you and have control at all times of your lights and appliances. Also has a Dim/Bright control and programmable flexibility.
Wireless Wall Switch Controller
You can install a Wall Switch Controller anywhere without running wires. The switch attaches to a wall with tape, no wiring required. Great for bedside control. It sends a wireless signal up to 100 ft. to a base transceiver. The transceiver then transfers the command to your power line and effects control of any module to turn on/off lights and appliances in your house. The Wall Switch Controller Kit includes both the wall switch and the transceiver.
Lighting Control Kit
Lighting Control Kit
If you want the ability to economically use a remote controller and to program some of your lights and appliances, the Lighting Control Kit is an effective, economical and easy to use remote control. This Kit consists of the Programmable Mini Timer and 2 Appliance/Lamp Modules. If you want to expand your system to be able to control more lights or appliances, you can separately purchase additional Lamp or Appliance Modules.
Control Your Lamps
The Lamp Module is the simplest and most effective way to control your lights. It plugs into any standard 110v electric outlet and allows you to remotely control any incandescent light you plug into the module (up to 300 watts). The Lamp Module is actually a receiver that reacts to signals generated by transmitters elsewhere in the home using your existing electrical wires or a radio signal. The lamp can be operated manually or by the remote controllers
Screw-in lamp Module
Screw-In Lamp Module
The Screw-In Module is designed for lights not having a plug-in cord. Great for ceiling lights but can be used with lamps by screwing directly in the bulb socket. Uses electronic programming and responds to all signals: ON/OFF, ALL ON, ALL OFF. It remembers code after a power outage.
Wireless Switched Outlet
Wireless Switched Outlet
Many rooms--particularly bedrooms are designed for plug-in lamps, not ceiling lights. But what happens if the light switch doesn't control the outlet where you want to place the lamp? Or if there is no wall switch to control the lamplight. Don't worry, you can add switched control to any outlet without any hassle! Use a Wireless Switched Outlet.Just plug-in the receiving module in the outlet you want to control, and screw or tape the transmitter switch to any wall within 50 feet. No wiring required!
Wireless Add-On Wall Switch
Now you can add a second light switch anywhere in your house without the hassle of rewiring! Great for places like stairways that don't have light switches at both ends, or rooms with two exits but the light switch is only on one side, or for added convenience of alternate switch locations. Use a Wireless Add-On Switch. Replace your existing wall switch with the "receiver" switch. Next, mount the "transmitter" switch on any desired wall without running wires using screws, or double-sided tape. The "transmitter" switch transmits up to 50 feet through doors, walls and floors.
Motion Activated Outdoor Light
Wired Outdoor Motion Sensor Lights
If you have existing outdoor lights, the easiest thing to do is to simply replace your lights with Outdoor Motion Sensor Lights. These lights have motion sensors that are automatically activated when someone crosses in the path of the lights. With Outdoor Motion Sensor Lights, there is no need to worry about turning on the lights or leaving the lights on all night. An automated house should have lights that come on/off automatically.
Wireless Outdoor Motion Detector
Outdoor Wireless Motion Sensors
If you don't have existing outdoor lights or a readily available outdoor source of electricity, you can use a Wireless Outdoor Motion Sensor that detects motion and automatically sends a signal to a base transceiver that carries the signal over your home’s electric wires to activate any light, lamp or any device you want. It can even control several devices at the same time.
Wired Indoor Occupancy Sensor
Wired Indoor Motion Sensor Lights
The same as with outdoor lights, you can have your lights come on/off automatically with Indoor Motion Sensors. You can replace your existing light switch with a Wired Indoor Motion Sensor, or Occupancy Sensor that gives you instant light as you enter a room. When you or the last person leaves, the Occupancy Sensor detects it and turns off the lights after a pre-set time.
Wireless Indoor Occupancy Sensor System
Wireless Indoor Occupancy Sensors
If you don't want to replace your existing wall light switch, use a
Wireless Motion Sensor that detects motion in a room. Place the sensor anywhere you want (no wires to connect) and when it detects motion, it will send a signal to a lamp or any other device you want to activate. It' so easy you may want to install several to have complete home coverage.
New technologies make it possible to do wonders with our phones. Our phones are an essential part of our lives and now they can be part of our home automation strategy with easy to install products.
When traveling, use your phone via a Telephone Responder to send signals to your remote Controllers. Imagine calling from your car on your mobile phone to turn on the lights or to regulate the thermostat or to get dinner started. Or mix up the combinations each time you're away. Whatever works for you. Your home can always look occupied. With a phone call you can turn your lights on/off anytime. Does not interfere with normal phone operation or with answering machines.
Telemaster Phone Remote Control System
Telemaster Phone Remote Control Converter
When at home, use a Telemaster that allows you to use your home's touchtone phones as remote controllers. Even use your cordless phones as wireless remotes! Simple to install. Just plug into any phone jack and instantly use all phones in your home as remote controllers for your lights and appliances. Dial normally to make phone calls. For control of lights or appliances, dial * (for ON) or dial # (for OFF) followed by a number. It's that simple! For example, dialing *26 turns on unit B6. Does not interfere with phone operation.
Telemaster For The Hearing Impaired
Phone For The Hearing Impaired
Another good use of the Telemaster is for the hearing impaired. The Telemaster sends a signal to a lamp module and flashes a light when the phone rings. Can be made to work with other lamps in various rooms, so that lights can flash around the home when the phone rings (useful even if you are not hearing impaired). Does not interfere with normal phone operation. includes the Telemaster and 2 Lamp Modules to alert when the phone rings by flashing lamp lights in 2 different rooms.
The Doorbell Fon Door Answering System
Answer Your Door From Your Phone
Answer your door from your phone. With Doorbell Fon Door Answering System. The DoorBell Fon replaces the traditional doorbell to let you answer the front or back door from any telephone in your house, even with cordless phones. Great convenience and security. Also great for elderly or disabled persons. The Doorbell Fon Door Answering System connects your doorbell to your telephone, so you'll be able to pick your phone and talk to your visitor. You can use any phone in the house to speak with a visitor at the door.
When a visitor presses the button on the DoorBox, it will ring your home's phones with a distinctive ring. You greet your visitor by simply picking up the phone.
If you are on the telephone and a visitor arrives, you will hear a distinctive call-waiting type of tone. Press the "flash" key or hook switch your telephone and the built-in call-waiting on your DoorBell Fon will switch you to the door and place your outside call on hold. When you are finished talking to your visitor at the door, just press the "flash" key or hook switch and connect back to the outside call. Easy to use. In fact, the DoorBell Fon system will even work without phone serviceYou can have a DoorBell Fon System with your choice of DoorBox.
You can have a White DoorBox, or an anodized Brass DoorBox.The DoorBox replaces your door bell and can be connected using your door bell wiring.
If You Have More Than One Door
If you want to answer a second door with your DoorBell Fon System, all you have to do is add an optional extra White or Brass DoorBell Fon DoorBox.
Thermostat Remote Control By Phone System Kit
Thermostat Control By Phone
There's no need to enter a hot or cold home again! This comfort automation kit will allow you to dial up home from your cellular phone, or any phone, and set the temperature. Easy to install with simple to follow instructions. Thermostat Control By Phone Kit includes a Telephone Responder, a Thermostat, and a power line interface and cable.
Controlling our lights and appliances does not have to be a tedious manual chore. You can easily program or remote control your lights and appliances.
You can turn on/off any lights or appliances from anywhere in your home. For easy and convenient automated control of lights and appliances in your home, you can use a wireless remote controller that you can use anywhere in the home to send signals to a small transceiver unit that plugs into an electric outlet. You can also have plug-in remote controllersin designated rooms throughout the home. A programmable remote controlis available that you can use to remote control your lights and appliances and program them to turn on/off at pre-selected times or at random. All you do is plug-in the transceiver, plug-in your lamp or appliance into a receiver module and you're ready for remote control of your lights and appliances. It's that simple.
You can open/close your drapes with an easy to install motor rather than doing it manually. You can operate this motor with a remote control. You can program to automatically open/close your drapes at selected times.
Motor Control Of Drapes
Now there is a convenient way to control your draperies and vertical blinds, with the Drapery Control Motor. The motor is easy to install and operate--it opens and closes window coverings to desired position, then automatically stops. Stop positions are independently adjustable -- all the way open -- all the way closed -- and all in between. The motor has a loop-end system for cord or ball chain ... no need to cut or replace drapery cords.
MACRO MODULE EVENT SEQUENCER KITS
Macro Event Sequencers
Control an entire sequence of events with the touch of a button. With the Macro Event Sequencer, you can perform several events at the same time based on a single button press. A single touch will close the drapes, dim the lights, put on soft music, start the Jacuzzi, or other events. No computer is required. For example, assign code B1 ON as your Home Theater. Enter the commands you want for Home Theater viewing and save them. Whenever you press B1 ON, Macro Module will start the commands you set up for theater viewing, such as dim the lights, close the drapes, etc. Program your own, such as mood lighting, movie time, romance, TV lighting, and lots more.
If want the flexibility of many events, you can choose a Macro Event Sequencer with 42 macros (sequences). Each macro can have up to 48 commands.
Plug-in 4 Channel Intercom System
Now you can have true voice clarity in a well-made WIRELESS INTERCOM at a great price! Simply plug the units into your household electrical outlet and talk. Intercoms can be placed anywhere in your home. Press CALL to page another room. Press TALK to converse. Or for continual communication or monitoring, simply press the lock button. Excellent clarity with no background hum or static. Ideal as a baby monitor, for small business use, or just to call the kids to dinner!
Plug-in Doorbell Intercom
Answer the doorbell from any room with a DoorBell Intercom. Inside and outside units are included. Works in the same manner as the wireless intercom units, except one unit is placed outside by the door where your doorbell is, and the other unit can be placed anywhere inside your home.
Voice Activated Plug-in Lamp Dimmer
Dim your Lamp by Voice Command
With the world's first voice automated lamp dimmer, you can dim your lamps with simple voice commands. This Voice Activated Plug-in Lamp Dimmer has 3 levels of brightness using only your voice. Installation is as simple as plugging it into a standard outlet and then plugging the lamp into the dimmer switch. Has high speed speech recognition with a preprogrammed vocabulary, so no training is required.
Voice Control System Kit
Voice Control Automated Living
Voice Control System by Home Automated Living (HAL). HAL software taps the power of your existing PC to provide you with Voice Control for your home. Once HAL is installed on your PC, it can send commands all over your house using the existing electrical wires inside your home's walls. No new wires means HAL is easy and inexpensive to install. HAL Voice Interface makes it easy to use. You can pick up any phone in your home, press the # key, and then tell HAL to dim the dining room lights or any number of commands.
Automation or the concept of "smart houses" is not new. However, while many homeowners see the benefits of a "smart house" or an automated house, there are many restrictions such as the high cost of wiring for an automated home or the impracticality of running wires all over an existing house or apartment. Yet, modern technology has now given us some easy ways to fully automate our homes without running wires everywhere and without large expenses. The convenience, comfort and control of an automated home are literally at your fingertips.
OptimumHouse Corp can help you achieve an adequate level of energy efficiency in your house. You can reduce your utility bills while maintaining or even improving your level of comfort.
Our strategyfor an Automated Home focuses on the following areas - Click on your area of interest for WHAT YOU CAN DO or WHAT YOU WILL NEED
With a Universal Learning Remote Control you can throw away old remotes and "upgrade" to one remote that does it all. This remote has codes for most TVs, VCRs, Satellite, and cable boxes, but also, you can control your lights and appliances. In addition, this type of remote has the capability to “learn” codes from old audio/video remotes. Easy to setup - just look up the code for the TV, VCR etc. and enter it into the remote using a simple key sequence. It requires the use of a wireless transceiver (the same that is used with the handheld lights and appliances remote or with the keychain remote)
A Programmable Remote Control Timer allows you to program on/off times for lights and appliances. The keypad also allows for manual remote control of appliances or lights including Dim/Bright, All Lights Onand All Units Off.
PROGRAMMABLE REMOTE CONTROL TIMERS
OptimumHouse Corp. offers 3 types of Programmable Remote Control Timers: the Mini Timer, and the Wall Mounted Programmable Controller.
Programmable Mini Timer
Programmable Mini Timer
This Programmable Mini Timer allows for programmable control for up to 4 devices. The keypad also allows manual control of 8 lights, appliances or drapery motors, including Dim/Bright, All Lights On and All Units Off. Works with Lamp, Appliance and Wall Switch Modules. It has a security button that automatically turns your programmed devices on at approximately your scheduled time, to give your home a lived-in look while you are away. Use the delay button to fall asleep to your favorite music or when watching TV in bed! Offers an alarm with buzzer and snooze button in an attractive tabletop design.
You can take charge of your homes lights and appliances with Home Automation Modules that allow you to control nearly any light or appliance in your home by remote control. From lamps and stereo systems to sprinkler systems and garage door openers, it’s all possible with Home Automation Modules.
CONTROL MODULES FOR LIGHTS & APPLIANCES
Control Your Appliances
To have convenient control of your appliances all you need is an Appliance Module which can be controlled with any of the Remote Controllers that are also used for lighting control. Plug the Module into any electrical outlet, plug the appliance into the Module, set a code, and you're ready. Just imagine turning off the portable heater in the bedroom from your bed. It doesn’t have to stay on all night. Turn off the coffee remotely. No wasteful perking in the pot. The possibilities are up to you. Each appliance module can handle 120v loads up to 15 amps and up to 1/3 horsepower motors
This inexpensive and easy to install two-wire Wall Switch Module replaces most ordinary wall switches in minutes to give you control of devices on the circuit. The push button switch allows you to use it as a normal switch, or to receive remote signals for the lights or anything that is controlled by the switch. The switch responds to all commands from remote controllers.
Controls your: jacuzzi, water heater, room air conditioner, pool pump dryer, and other 220 volt, 20 amp appliances. Also responds to “All Units Off” command. Controlling heavy duty appliances with this Appliance Module can add to your convenience and save energy. Simply plug your 220V appliance into the socket on the bottom of the Appliance Module, and plug the Appliance Module into any 220V wall outlet. Set the module to a code and you are installed. You can now control the appliance from any location in the home with any remote controller, timer, or use it with a telephone responder to have control from your office or car. For single phase (house wiring) only, not 3 phase.
MOTION & OCCUPANCY SENSORS FOR LIGHTS & APPLIANCES
MOTION & OCCUPANCY SENSORS FOR LIGHTS & APPLIANCES
AUTOMATED CONTROL USING THE PHONE
OptimumHouse Corp allows you to integrate your phone into your home automation strategy with easy to install economical products like a TELEPHONE RESPONDER to answer your phone and turn on/off your lights and appliances. With a TELEMASTER you can use the phones as remote controllers. Use a DOORBELL FON to answer your door with any phone.
Computers and the Internet are basic part of our lives. Why not control our homes by way of the PC and the internet. All you need is your PC, appropriate software and a computer interface to connect your PC to send signals over your existing home electrical wiring.
OptimumHouse Corp allows you to integrate your computer into your home automation strategy with easy to install and economical products. A great way to start is with the ActiveHome PC Home Automation Kit
You can automatically turn your home lights On, Off or Dim. You can have your freshly brewed coffee ready at a set time. You can warm up the bed by turning on your electric blanket automatically. You can have your outdoor, indoor or holiday lighting turn on and off according to your preset times. You can set scenes to occur with the touch of a button. You can do all these things and more from your computer.
PC Home Automation Software and Interface
All you need to get started for automatic control of your lights and appliances from your computer is PC Home Automation software and a Computer Interface to connect to your PC and send signals over your existing house 110v wiring to control lights and appliances connected to Modules.
OptimumHouse Corp has simple to install products to allow you to have automated control of many household devices.
Just imagine opening or closing your drapes by remote control or better by automatic sunlight control Or with a single touch you can close the drapes, dim the lights, put on soft music, start the Jacuzzi, or other events. You can communicate throughout the home with wireless intercoms. You can answer your door with a wireless doorbell intercom. These and many more things are possible with economical products from OptimumHouse Corp.
The easiest way to automate your home is with voice control. New technologies have made it possible to perform many tasks in the home by voice control.
AUTOMATION USING VOICE CONTROL
OptimumHouse Corp allows you to integrate voice technologies into your home automation strategy with easy to install economical products like a Voice Operated Plug-in Lamp Dimmer, or Voice Announce Caller ID, or Voice Alert to audibly notify you when someone visits your home.
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
WHAT YOU CAN DO
Wall Mounted Programmer
Wall Mounted Programmable Controller
This Wall Mounted Programmable Controller schedules up to 4 light or appliance modules with 2 ON and 2 OFF commands for each module per 24 hour period. Permits random ON-OFF switching within programmed hours. Manual control of up to 8 modules, including DIM/BRIGHT commands for lights. Features LED time-of-day, program status read-out and battery backup. Mounts on a single-gang wall box. Uses one 9V battery as backup.
This gives you the ability to know when a visitor arrives before he gets to your door. The motion sensor detects when someone approaches your driveway or your walkway and sends a signal to sound a chime. Includes motion sensor and receiver chime module. It is wireless, so it easy to install. Great for convenience and security
Smart floodlights detect motion just like a motion sensor light, except they also send a signal to a Module of your choice to turn on a light or sound a chime or turn anything else you want. When guests, or intruders, approach your home, the motion detector will activate flood lights and send out commands to turn on up to 8 devices inside and outside your home.
No one in your family should be without a keychain remote. This handy keychain remote goes anywhere you do. Keep an extra remote in the glove-box of each car. Give one to each kid so they can turn lights on before they get in the house. Convenience and security for everyone in the family.
A Remote Chime is a good way to alert you when a visitor or an intruder enters your driveway or walkway. It is activated by Wireless Motion Sensors that send a signal to activate the Chime. Works in conjunction with a Transceiver
A good way to get started in automating your home is with the ActiveHome PC Home Automation Kit. This kit includes a CD-ROM with easy to install and use drag-and-drop, point-and-click software. The program allows you to set up instructions for the various Lamp and Appliance Modules installed throughout your home. After scheduling your instructions, simply send the programmed command to the Computer Interface which remembers and carries out your commands, even with your computer turned off. In addition, the kit includes a Universal Super Remote Control to activate your TV, VCR, DVD, Cable, Satellite as well as any Lamp or Appliance Modules. For additional convenience and control, a Keychain Remote Control with Transceiver is also included.
If you're ready to start automating your home and you want a state-of-the-art core system that saves some money by eliminating some bells and whistles, HAL Deluxe is the product you want. The HAL Deluxe Kit gives you interactive voice control. You can control your home by voice from anywhere. In addition, the HAL Deluxe Kit gives you the ability to control all the lights and devices in your home over the power line and by voice from anywhere. This kit comes with a HAL Voice Portal so you'll be able to talk to HAL from any phone in your home or from any phone in the world.
A good way to control your home lights, appliances, security items, thermostat, and more is with an automation controller. The OmniLT is an automation controller with integrated security for homes. The system provides enhanced comfort, safety, convenience and energy savings by coordinating lighting, heating and air, security, scenes and messaging based on lifestyles and schedules. The Advanced Control Programming system allows features to be programmed in the controller. The controller allows you to send commands by phone. With the right software, it also allows you to control all your devices by internet.
Whether you are at the office or on vacation, your home is only a click away. Using your laptop, PDA, web-enabled phone, or any computer with Internet access, you can monitor and control your home. You can monitor and adjust settings for lighting, appliances, heating, air conditioning, and security. If you have an automation controller such as the Omni LT, all you need is the right Internet Control Software and it is as easy as viewing your favorite web site.
Web-Link II Software for Internet Control with Omni LT
The Telemaster Intercom Interface
Use Your Phone as a Home Intercom System
A good addition for the Telemaster is the Telemaster Intercom Interface . It plugs into the TeleMaster and allows you to use your home's phones as an intercom system. You enter a special code on any touch-tone house phone and the phone line will disconnect all the telephones from the telephone company to allow conversation to take place without hearing a dial tone or any operator messages.
A Remote Control Kit can be used to open and close curtains by remote control. Enjoy the convenience of opening or closing your drapes from the comfort of your easy chair. Simply plug the drapery motor into the wireless receiver, plug the receiver into an electrical outlet and you're ready to use the remote controller to open and close your drapes from anywhere within 50 feet.
You can control your drapery motor system with a wireless remote controller or various plug-in controllers. The drapery motor can also be programmed to open and close curtains with a Programmable Timer to operate at your set schedule. Just program the timer, then enjoy the safety, security and energy savings due to automatic drape control.
The Voice Alert System combines wireless and digital voice technology for a flexible and cost-effective annunciation system. You can place the wireless sensors wherever needed to secure up to 6 separate zones. When movement is detected, a radio signal is sent to the Base Unit. Then, a custom message, which you can record in your own voice for that specific zone, is played on the Base Unit. You can alter the recorded messages at any time.
In the future, all telephones will announce the caller's identity instead of ringing. You can have this system now with Voice Announce Caller ID. It will identify incoming calls and call waiting calls by announcing the caller's name or telephone number over a built-in speaker. You'll know who's calling when the phone rings. You'll know if the call is for you or for someone else.
Park your Car in your Garage in the Same Spot Every Time
No need to guess when parking your car in the garage. A laser shines onto your vehicle to precisely guide you to the correct spot. It activates automatically s when your vehicle enters the garage. Easy to install
Now you can have control of your pool and spa functions - from your spa, your patio, inside your home, in your car, or anywhere in the world. Imagine driving home after a hard day at the office, dialing up your home to switch the pool valves from pool to spa, turn on the heater, or any other pool/spa function you would like to control. It can be used with a desk-top controllers, a telephone responder, and other automation controllers.
Macro Module Event Sequencer Kit with 42 Sequences
Communications systems are an important part of your automated home. An intercom system allows to communicate better within our homes. Also, an intercom system for answering our door is good not just for convenience but also for safety.
There are devices to make many of the items in our homes more comfortable and easier to operate. These modern conveniences are must in an automated home. This is what modern living is all about!
ENTERTAINMENT CONTROL DEVICES
Control of our entertainment equipment is synonymous with automation. We have our electronic equipment with remote controls, timers, etc. However, there are some neat items that can add to our entertainment experience.
Caller ID For Your TV
You can screen your calls on your TV. No need to get up in the middle of your favorite TV program to check who is calling you. With Caller TV, you can see the caller ID information at the bottom of your TV screen. Easy to set up. Simply plug into phone line and plug into TV and you're done. Requires caller ID service from your phone company.
You know the routine well...the TV sounds great until a commercial comes on. Then, the sound seems to blare at you. Not very relaxing, You grab for the remote to lower the sound. The commercial ends and the show resumes.. at a sound level that you can barely hear! You grab for the remote again to adjust the sound level louder. Well, the TV Sound Regulator ends this struggle. It is a small unit that simply plugs into the jacks on the back of your TV set (all plugs are included). Once attached, it maintains the sound levels produced while watching TV.
Use your remote to control VCRs, cable boxes, even stereo equipment in cabinets in another room with the Powermid IR (infrared) Remote Control Extender! This device lets you control your audio/video products from anywhere in your home. Powermid Transmitter converts your IR signal to RF (radio frequency) and transmits up to 100 feet through walls to a Powermid Receiver, which converts RF back to IR to control your equipment throughout your house.
If you need to monitor additional areas. It’s simple. Just add additional Sensors to the Voice Alert System. You can place the wireless sensors wherever needed and alter their recorded messages at any time. There is no limit to the number of Sensor that can be installed with a system. There are 6 voice messages that you record in your own voice depending on application. The Sensors come set from the factory to monitor a 40-foot by 40-foot area. The Sensors can send a signal up to 1000 feet in open space or 300 feet through walls.
If you have a second door that you also want as part of your doorbell intercom, just install an additional Doorbell Module. If there is an existing second doorbell, the DoorBell Module connects to those wires. Otherwise, new wiring will be necessary to connect the DoorBell Module to the intercom system.
If you want to have additional doorbell intercom locations. It’s easy, with an additional indoor intercom. Just plug-in and you’re ready. It is recommended that you dedicate at least one intercom per floor.
OptimumHouse Corp has simple to install convenience devices to make your home more pleasant and comfortable. Items like a chime module that works in conjunction with a wireless sensor system or smart floodlight to warn you about certain situations; or a garage laser that allows you to park safely and in the same spot in your garage.
Add-A-Motor Umbrella Remote
Open Your Deck Umbrella with Remote Control
Impress neighbors and guests when you automatically open and close your patio umbrella using a remote The remote control has a 40 feet range through walls and glass allowing control from inside your home on inclement days. You can even use the remote hidden in your pocket. This device adds affordable luxury and convenience.
To add to the enjoyment from your entertainment devices, you can add items to enhance your experiences. Items such a caller ID for TV that lets you see who’s calling on your TV screen without disturbing your TV watching. Or, an item that regulates your TV sound so it does not go up during commercials. Or, the ability to use your remote control from any room in the home. Perhaps an iJet wireless remote for your iPod.
Wireless Remote for iPod
With the emergence of MP3 players like the iPod, the way you control your music library has changed. Now with thousand of songs to choose from, the ability to control your audio environment is critically important. You should have the freedom to advance tracks, control volume and a variety of other features without traditional space or hardware restrictions. The iJet remote control for the iPod gives you the control you need to achieve this freedom.
Solar Powered Motion-Activated Security Floodlight
Solar Powered Motion-Activated Security Floodlight
If you don’t have electricity in the location where you want to place your floodlight, you can use a Solar Powered Motion Activated Floodlight. No electricity costs and the ability to place the light where you need it.