PARAGON SMART HOME & BUSINESS
Paragon's smart home department specializes in residential and commercial custom installation. We provide a multitude of services and work with architects, builders, interior designers, as well as, home and business owners throughout Southeast Michigan.
OUR SMART SERVICES INCLUDE:
- Smart Home Automation Design & Install
- Home & Enterprise IT Networks
- Automated Dimmers & Lighting Controls
- Whole House or Multi-Zone Audio
- Automated Window Shades & Blinds
- Security Cameras & Remote Viewing
- Home Theater Design & Installation
- Television Systems & Media Rooms
- Energy Management & Control
- Climate Control & Automation
- Outdoor TV & Landscape Audio Systems
- Two-Channel Stereo Control
- System Troubleshooting & Service
- Technology Consultation
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Quality Installation & Service from Paragon Smart.
WHEN TO INVOLVE PARAGON SMART?
Involve Us Early
We can achieve the best results and the highest performance when we have the fewest constraints. Often in a project, early arbitrary choices—where a pipe goes, where a door is located, the exact room dimensions—can limit audio/video design options. We can achieve very high-performance cost- effective results when the project is still in the design phase. Once construction begins, the cost of high-performance rises.
We believe our electronics systems should complement the home, not overpower it. When we design a home automation system, the first thing we do is listen to you. Once we understand your goals and lifestyle, we will make recommendations based on our collective industry experience. For example:
We will respect your budget. Paragon strives to select the best, most cost-effective products possible. We don’t use “cookie-cutter” systems because we know that each client has unique needs. Your Paragon home automation design will be a completely custom experience. Paragon practices active cost-benefit analysis at every stage of design. For instance, in a multi-room home automation installation, we prefer to use 14-gauge wire instead of 16-gauge. The cost is only slightly higher, but that wire choice improves both amplifier and speaker performance - the music sounds better AND the system lasts longer.
We consider room acoustics, furniture location, and your lifestyle when we locate speakers. Many of these choices are hidden. If we skimp on in-wall cables, you will never see the difference, but you would hear it in the form of interference and sonic degradation. Without proper speaker placement, sound quality is likewise compromised. Without the appropriate amplifier, you end up with elevator music.
Most components these days feature wireless access and/or control, which is great for home decor but can be a challenging load for basic home networks. We prioritize home wifi networks as the backbone of our automation system. Our Information Technology experts spec and install routers, wireless access points, and other IT components to ensure reliable wireless performance within and around your home. This ensures that many of your working components can be hidden, and that your system can be enjoyed without interruption.
We believe that the better we do our job, the less you’ll see it. A well-designed and meticulously-installed home automation system is easy and intuitive to operate, and becomes part of the daily fabric of your life.
FEATURED SMART HOME BRANDS
Savant's smart home automation experience offers personalization features that make the difference between a smart home and a Savant Home. Savant gives you control of your lighting, climate, entertainment, and security, so everything in your home can be just the way you like it. To learn more about Savant, click here.
SMART HOME VENDORS
Paragon is pleased to represent these industry leaders in smart home products:
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RESTAURANTS / BARS / RETAIL
- Carlyle Grill, Ann Arbor
- MOVE Wellness, Ann Arbor
- The Black Pearl, Ann Arbor
- Karl's Cabin, Plymouth
- Knight's Steakhouse, Ann Arbor & Jackson
- The 19th Hole, Travis Pointe Country Club
- Brecon Grille, Saline
- Mac's Acadian Seafood, Saline
SCHOOLS & PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS
- Yost Arena Weight Rooms, U. of Michigan
- Crisler Arena Weight Rooms, U. of Michigan
- President's Home, Eastern Michigan Uni.
- Saline High Football Stadium & Gym
- Knight/Wallace Foundation Home
- COSI Museum, Toledo OH
- Reed Law Group, Ann Arbor
OFFICE & CONFERENCE FACILITIES
- ETAS, Ann Arbor
- Matthews-Ford Dealership, Oregon OH
- Sava Corporate Offices, Ann Arbor
- Superior Health Care Management, Plymouth
- Active Aero Charter, Belleville
- Ingenex, Ann Arbor
- All-Star Driving School, Ann Arbor
- AVFuel, Ann Arbor
- The Jackson Group, Indianapolis IN
- Sigma Financial Corporation, Ann Arbor
- Brookhaven Manor, Ann Arbor