Jack Goldberg

EXtreme Makeover Home Edition

Tuesday 10-03-2006 4:00PM It’s been a long day & I’m hoping to leave by 5:45PM. The phone rings, it’s Farough from DJ Electric. He wants to come over to discuss a new Doug Leach project. Doug is the Architect for a new Extreme Makeover Home...

My Vacation Home–My System

We’re almost there and we can’t wait. In just another couple of hours we’ll arrive at our vacation home and be ready to hit the slopes in the morning. It may be snowing outside, but our mountain home will be warm, the heated driveway free of snow,...

A Day in the Life

Ah, it’s 5:55 AM and I’m waking up the dad to go to work. Let’s see, I’ll slowly put on the reading lights over the master bed starting from 0% to 30%, over the next 20 minutes. Do you think it looks like sunrise? Quickly run over to the...

Simple Interfaces – Part II

As a follow up on my April article, Simple Interfaces, some of the most common questions from a prospective client regarding the installation of a home automation system, are: “Is it complicated to use?, Does it integrate well with my other systems?, Will I know...

Simple Interfaces

When we began performing our custom residential electrical work and home automation system installations, we quickly realized that the system controls or interface must be simple…simple…simple. The lighting controls we use now may be a multi-button switch, a touch...