What are Smart Homes?

"What exactly is a smart home?" It's a question we're asked quite a bit at Prime Audio Video. Technology is here, and it's growing. Smart Homes will soon be the new normal. It seems to evolve just a little bit faster than we have time to catch up with it. Here at Prime, we recognize [...]

Sarasota Shade Control

Florida is nation's capital for sunshine, so it should be no surprise that automated shades have become a common item in homes and businesses throughout the Sunshine State. More and more people are realizing that automated shade control technology has become quite advanced and prices have become more affordable to consumers. Automated shade and blind [...]

Home Automation Wire Management

All too many times we see elaborate home automation systems installed in their homes without proper attention given to the rack design and the home automation wire management. Getting excited about having a high-quality home automation system installed is a good thing. Having good sound, beautiful video, lighting control, climate control, etc., makes life more [...]

Find Out About the Innovative Nest Thermostat

Prime Audio Video customers are raving about the Nest Thermostat - a smart technology for heating and cooling your home. This simple device is an essential for Home Automation. With remote control from you phone and compatibility with Amazon Alexa, you can change the temperature easily and from anywhere. You can discover why by reading [...]

Exploring Video Projection

A fun project we did locally. The customer wanted... so we used to create this custom solution.    

Home Automation Southwest Florida

Southwest Florida's growth over the past two years is among the most robust in the nation. Offering the perfect tropical conditions to retirees, coupled with economic/social growth to attract young families, Southwest Florida has become one of the most sought-after locations in the entire nation. With all of the new homes being built, it is [...]

Sarasota Home Automation

So we have all at one time or another probably heard the term "home automation". It sounds cool and is associated with technology, but what is home automation? Even if someone has heard the term, the meaning of the term many times is unknown. At Prime Audio Video, we can break it down for you. [...]

Sarasota Lighting Control

Everyone has the dreaded location/s in their house with numerous switches in one spot. You can never seem to figure out which switch controls which light. How annoying!! The days of controlling your lights with a manual switch are going away. Lighting control systems give you the ability to control your lights with any mobile [...]

Invisible Speakers

Music is one of the most important forms of entertainment. Whether it is for relaxation purposes, motivational purposes, or to distract the mind, we all love music. However, not all of us like to see the source of our audio, the speakers. This makes sense considering that many home and business designs do not bode [...]