Home Automation Magazine Releases Annual Buyer's Guide Issue

Special Edition Features the Best Products for the Connected Home

Wayland, MA - July 1, 2003 - Home Automation magazine, a product of EH Publishing, has released their annual Buyer's Guide issue. The special issue features the best products for the connected home from home control, lighting, home security, and home entertainment products. This issue is a complete resource for consumers looking to integrate connected home products into their residence.

The guide features a list -by -list comparison of hundreds of products. Among the information provided are retail price, special features, and product specifications. Following is a complete listing of product categories included in the Home Automation Buyer's Guide
* Climate Control & Energy Management
* Home Control
* Home Entertainment
* Home Networking
* Lighting
* Home Security
* Smart Home Enhancements

"We really wanted to put together an issue full of information that our readers would really enjoy; something they could use as a resource for their projects," stated editor -in -chief, Rachel Cericola. "This is an issue for the archives! I can definitely see our readers hanging onto this one and using it as a reference for purchases throughout the year."

Among the product types profiled are heating and cooling systems, communicating thermostats, front and rear projection TVs, speakers, telephone systems, burglar/fire alarms, networked cameras, hubs, wireless devices, motorized window treatments, and digital audio servers. To obtain your copy of the Home Automation Buyer's Guide, or to subscribe to the magazine, please visit www.homeautomationmag.com or call 800.375.8015.

Produced bi -monthly by EH Publishing, Home Automation magazine is designed for the technology enthusiast that focuses on all aspects of the connected home. The magazine provides this growing community with a forum to share information about "Do -It -Yourself" projects for the connected home.

About EH Publishing, Inc.
EH Publishing is the print -publishing business unit of EH. EH Publishing is the industry's source for cutting -edge home technology and market analysis, with the targeted publications: Electronic House, CE Pro, Home Automation, TecHome Builder and Home Networking News. EH Publishing's information portal can be accessed at www.electronichouse.com. Founded in 1994 EH Publishing has defined, cultivated and raised awareness of the $15 billion connected home industry through these publications.

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