Case Study 1

Case Study 1

Client Brief: Three-storey New build

Key Requirements: Integration of smart home technology throughout the property

Overall Solution/Approach:
  • Lighting and curtain/blind/sky light systems.
  • Alarm system, including smoke and heat detection installed with connectivity to automation controller. Alert to key holders set up via automation controller for email alerts.
  • Video distributed throughout property from several Sky boxes and Apple TV via an HD video matrix with individual source control in each room.
  • In main living space, large screen TV with surround sound was implemented.
  • Rooms throughout the property connected via networked amplifiers with discrete ceiling speakers minimising on-wall installations. Whole-house audio solution for seamless music and radio throughout.
  • All connected technology controlled via customised touch screen layouts on iPad .
  • Automation controller provided connectivity to all individual technologies.

“The system works seamlessly and is very stable.  We have iPads on stands that permit us to control every aspect of the house.  When abroad we can change, monitor and watch the house.  The graphics that show the status of the services are fantastic and adapt to what is currently running or critical.  Nicolai and … Continued

Case Study 2

Case Study 2

Client Brief: Three-story refurbishment.

Key Requirements:

Overall Solution/Approach:
  • Vitrum selected for lighting and blind control system.
  • Alarm system installed with central station monitoring via IP and dial-up, with connectivity to the automation controller.
  • CCTV via networked recorder was setup with connectivity to Android application for remote viewing.
  • HD video distributed over CAT6 cabling from a HDMI matrix to the TVs throughout the property.
  • All connected technology controlled via customised touch screen layouts on client’s own Android tablets.
  • Automation controller installed as the central brain of the system and connected to the various discrete components.

“Nicolai delivered exactly what we asked for: a system integrating security, lighting, sound and vision with tablet computer controls and all at a reasonable cost. He offered us a range of practical suggestions without ever persuading us to install more than we wanted or needed. He completed his work on time and budget and worked … Continued

Case Study 3

Case Study 3

Client Brief: Redevelopment of three story property adding an extension and completely renovating the interior.

Key Requirements:

Overall Solution/Approach:
  • Lighting and blind control system.
  • A comprehensive alarm system including smoke/heat/carbon dioxide detection installed and connected to the automation controller.
  • Alarm alerts set up via both email and automated voice telephone call.
  • All connected technology controlled via customised touch screen layouts on client-supplied iPad tablets.
  • Automation controller installed and connected to the various components.

When we commenced our home renovation project we weren’t really aware of all the possibilities.  Fortunately, a friend introduced us to indigozest and an initial meeting with Nicolai quickly made us realise what was out there. Fortunately we hadn’t yet started wiring the house so were able to install all the right cabling for data … Continued