What is Home Automation and What is Control 4?

by | Mar 16, 2022 | Blog

If you have been looking into home automation, you’ve probably seen the term “Control 4” pop up a few times. What does this term mean and is it important to know when you’re searching for the perfect home automation vendor? Here is all you need to know about Control 4.

What is Control 4?

Control 4 refers to a universal control system to manage audio and video equipment, HVAC, and lighting in your home. With Control 4, you don’t have to worry about keeping track of multiple remotes to control your various home functions. With one remote (or better yet, your smartphone!) have control over everything at the touch of a button on one device. The four main components of Control 4 are audio, visual, HVAC, and lighting systems.


Play your favorite tunes throughout your home with the touch of a button. With a distributed audio system, you can install speakers discretely throughout your home, and choose whether to play music through the whole home or only certain locations. You can also play different music in each room so the whole household is happy. Enjoy top-tier quality sound your way.


With distributed video technology, you can play media from a smart device throughout various screens in your home. You can also choose to play something different on each screen. This can save you money on renting out cable boxes for each television in your home. Our top-notch video equipment can also help you achieve your home theater dreams. Combine audio and video systems for the finest in home theater technology.


The quest for the perfect temperature is over. Control your HVAC system even when you’re not at home. Save energy while you’re out of the house, and then set your thermostat to start reaching the perfect temperature before you get home. Or imagine you suddenly get the chills at night and can’t bear to leave your bed covers to walk over to the thermostat. You don’t need to worry about that when you can change the temperature right from your phone.


Get the ambience you want with automated lighting systems. Turn the lights on and off, dim the lights, or even change the color all from your remote control or smartphone. Combine lighting control with integrated home audio to set the perfect mood for any occasion.


Already excited about the total control over your home functions that Control 4 offers you? Have your own Control 4 system installed by the experienced and friendly professionals at Grand Slam AV. Contact us today to get started.

Grand Slam A/V and Security

Grand Slam A/V and Security is your expert partner for home automation, security and comfort. Through connected systems and creative solutions, we give you on-demand access to music and media, simplify your home and business systems, and help you protect what matters most.

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