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Integration Controls is now the exclusive supplier of Bang & Olufsen (also known as B&O) ultra-premium AV products in the St. Louis metro area. B&O is legendary for design-forward speaker craftsmanship, which aligns with our goals to enrich your life at home through smart, integrated beauty.
Peter Bang and Svend Olufsen started in 1925 with a redesign of the radio and were half a century before other companies that claimed to “think differently.” A tagline B&O used way before Apple.
Now almost a century old with countless patents and firsts, B&O is synonymous with luxury AV design for those that want the best performance and quality from an innovative, conscientious company that cares about AV excellence and the future of the planet (through its cradle-to-cradle program).
Here’s a sneak peek at some of our favorite products in the B&O lineup. Supplies are limited because these products move fast, so reach out to experience B&O in person at Integration Controls.
The Round Sound: B&O Beosound A9 Design Speaker
The Beosound A9 speaker not only turns heads with its visually stunning form factor but with the incredible sound that emanates from this unique speaker. Its sculptural sound beckons you to listen.Whether you mount it on the wall or use the floor stand, you can customize it with your preferred leg and speaker cover material to suit your taste and aesthetics. The Beosound A9 automatically adjusts to any room with deep, round, articulated sound via B&O’s Active Room Compensation. Connect over Wi-Fi or Bluetooth to your favorite streaming service and use B&O’s app for full control. There’s no getting around it. The Beosound A9 is one-of-a-kind. From $3,699 MSRP
on Monday, 03 April 2023.
Posted in Design, Technology
Shop local for gifts and experiences to be remembered, long after the holidays are over!
TAGS: Audio | Holiday | Holiday Gifts | Home Automation | Home Technology | Small Business Saturday | Smart Home | Technology
Small Business Saturday is a retail event that occurs in November and was initially created (by American Express) to encourage consumers to shop locally, in person and online, at small businesses. It’s a great opportunity for small businesses to increase sales during the holiday shopping season as they compete with companies like Amazon or Walmart. Plus, it reminds people of the benefits of shopping local, such as keeping your money invested in the community, creating a personal connection to local businesses, delivering enhanced expertise and service, and helping you find those unique and diverse products and services for the very best gift—even for the quirkiest folks on your list.
Small Business Saturday is more than an event, however, it’s a mindset we can all enjoy year-round! So avoid the lines and shipping delays this holiday season and give your loved ones an experience to remember...one that will last long after the thrill of the season is over.
Technological enhancements to the home not only bring beauty, they also bring convenience and a better quality of life, almost magically.
What kind of magic can we provide? Here are three examples for smart-home gifting this holiday season:
on Wednesday, 08 December 2021.
Posted in Technology
TAGS: CEDIA | Home Integration | Home Technology | HTA | Smart Home
Every industry has its share of certifications. In our industry, we have them for best of class installation, building networks, designing acoustically-accurate rooms and home theaters, and more. While these certifications typically stay with an individual, until recently, there hasn't been a certification for an entire company.
Enter the Home Technology Association, or HTA.
This Home Technology Association certification is no quick or easy thing to attain. It's arduous. It involves a deep dive into design practices, implementation, insurance, service policies, employment manuals, and overall -- how business is conducted. In fact, HTA-certified home technology professionals have a seal of approval that is in many ways much more significant than a Better Business Bureau "A+" rating -- although that's important too. The Home Technology Association fact checks every response and piece of information a prospective dealer submits when seeking certification, so that when a business carries that designation, you can be sure it's well-deserved and hard-earned.
on Monday, 18 March 2019.
Posted in Technology
TAGS: Cable | Christmas | Home Automation | Music | Remote | Sonos | Sony | TiVo | TV | Wi-Fi
It's that time of year again, when turkey sandwiches are being distributed daily in lunchboxes, and Black Friday seems to extend through December. Instead of being overwhelmed by big box retailers and high-pressure sales, Integration Controls offers you a tailored approach to your home technology needs, ensuring Santa gets the right gift for the lucky person on your holiday list.
Our suggestions will enhance the life of any lucky recipient, whether that means a killer audio-visual experience, smoking fast Wi-Fi or app control of their home! Best of all, we will wrap and deliver any of these items to your door, ready for the holidays!
Interested in custom installation? Oh yes, we do that too. (Read on for an exclusive offer!)
on Monday, 10 December 2018.
Posted in Technology