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  • Ease the Installation of Switches and Sockets with Schneider’s Electrician Locator Service

    Ease the Installation of Switches and Sockets with Schneider’s Electrician Locator Service

    Ever since its inception, Schneider Electric has cemented itself as one of the preeminent businesses in the sphere of Digital Transformation of Energy Management and Automation in Homes,...

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  • How surge protection has evolved over the years with technology advancement

    Surge Protection Devices have proven to be critical, ever since the application of electricity in powering our homes and businesses. This is primarily down to the fact that as these... Read more...

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  • Smart Lights Are the One Smart Home Gadget for Everyone

    Today, with the help of the technology humans have made the dream of a smart, sensible home come true. The invention of smart lights has not just upgraded the lifestyle... Read more » The post...

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  • KNX – How it Makes Home Automation Simple and Achievable

    KNX – How it Makes Home Automation Simple and Achievable

    The need and desire for ease and flexibility in the management and regulation of functions such as heating, lighting and access control systems for residential homes as well as office... Read...

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  • A Wiser approach to smart homes

    A Wiser approach to smart homes

    Before turning in for the night at home, do you lock the doors, adjust the thermostat, and shut off the lights? Or do you ask your smart home to take... Read more » The post A Wiser approach to...

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  • Understanding Advanced Building Automation and Control Systems

    As technology keeps on developing at a blistering pace, the innovations that have been incepted as a result of these advancements are quite incredible indeed. Various applications and functions...

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  • Revamp your electrical fixtures using modern electric switches and sockets accessories

    The next generation modern electrical switches have revolutionised the electrical sphere. The ones that are now introduced in the market are safe and easy to use. In addition to the... Read more...

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  • New Energy Dynamics Call for New Solutions at Home

    New Energy Dynamics Call for New Solutions at Home

    You’re leaving on vacation, an hour into your drive, and it suddenly hits you: did you forget to turn off the stove? Years ago, you would have had to go... Read more » The post New Energy...

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  • Are You Prepared with Backup Power Solutions that Keep your Home’s Critical Equipment “Always On”?

    Are You Prepared with Backup Power Solutions that Keep your Home’s Critical Equipment “Always On”?

    A typical residential location, whether a single-family home, apartment or condominium, relies on electrical power for an increasing number of devices, appliances and systems that are crucial to...

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  • Self-consumption, a way to increase the ROI of your residential solar installation

    Self-consumption, a way to increase the ROI of your residential solar installation

    Photovoltaic (PV) energy offers the quintessential picture of self-sufficiency: A home with solar panels harvesting the energy of the sun to supply all of its own electrical needs. And yet,... ...

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  • Schneider Electric Hosts Global Design Innovation Summit with Houzz

    Schneider Electric Hosts Global Design Innovation Summit with Houzz

    At Schneider Electric, we pride ourselves in our ability to deliver reliable, easy-to-use, ingenious solutions to our customers. And, it’s exactly by listening to our valued customers and industry...

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  • The Secret of Our Award Winning Design Success

    The Secret of Our Award Winning Design Success

    At Schneider Electric, we pride ourselves in making our customers’ buildings safer, more reliable, efficient, comfortable, and stylish. I work in the Industrial Design and Ergonomics team, which...

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  • The importance of network connectivity in home automation

    The importance of network connectivity in home automation

    Technological applications are at an all-time high – anyone in today’s day-and-age knows exactly what we’re talking about when we make this statement. It’s genuinely amazing to witness the...

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  • Making smart choices for smarter homes

    Making smart choices for smarter homes

    Connectivity and smart technologies are essential in our daily lives. Just last year, consumers purchased 1.4 billion smartphones globally.1 And the spending on connected devices of all sorts is...

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  • Challenging the Status Quo in the Energy Industry

    Challenging the Status Quo in the Energy Industry

    Written by Guest Blogger, Jyo Chandrapati It was on a brisk autumn morning in 2017 amidst the breathtaking Rocky Mountains in Denver, CO when it hit me. Change is afoot.... Read more » The post...

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  • An Introduction to the Design Lab Team

    An Introduction to the Design Lab Team

    Design details make a difference. A product’s interface, materials, and finishes all help determine how useful that product ultimately is—and, indeed, if it gets used at all. That’s true...

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  • Connect Your Home to Simplify Everyday Living

    Connect Your Home to Simplify Everyday Living

    We recognize that the world is changing, and at a fast pace. Globally, we are becoming more and more reliant on that precious resource, energy. Right now, cities are consuming... Read more » The...

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  • The Top Trends That are Transforming the Renovation Market

    The Top Trends That are Transforming the Renovation Market

    As the housing inventory continues to thin, many people are investing in improvements to their current home rather than moving to a new one. But rather than prettying them up... Read more » The...

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  • Perform an Electrical Safety Components Check Before You Move into Any House

    Perform an Electrical Safety Components Check Before You Move into Any House

    Home electrical fires are more common than you would think. According to the National Fire Protection Association, 45,210 home structure fires were started by an electrical issue annually between...

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  • Your Home: The Reflection of Your Personality Shown in Colors, Artwork and Lighting

    Your Home: The Reflection of Your Personality Shown in Colors, Artwork and Lighting

    Despite the old saying, walls do talk, and they speak volumes about the people living within them. Home interiors are generally viewed as expressions of their owners’ personalities. If you... ...

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