Smarter Homes

HTA Certification Tier

HTA Certified - Luxury

Company Statistics
Years in business: 
17 years
Smarter Homes is additionally an HTA Design Partner; a design-minded firm that proactively consults with architects, interior designers, and builders to design technology systems into their plans in the most seamless, aesthetically pleasing way possible. Read more about this designation here.
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Mission statement: 

We make the core functions of the luxury home smarter, more efficient, and more comfortable.

Vision statement: 

Educate, Build, Maintain and Train luxury homeowners to live comfortably inside their home of the future.

Company description: 

Smarter Homes offer Luxury Smart Home Low Voltage Consulting, Design, Pre-wire, Whole Home Audio, Distributed Video, Security, Automation, Wi-Fi & Managed Networking, LED Lighting, Remote Control, and App Programming, Installation & Maintenance Plans for Custom Builders, Remodelers and Home Owners in the Greater Texas area. Check out "Home of the Future" (Episodes 2, 3 and 5) with Grant Imahara from Mythbusters & Peter Sandford - Content created by Vox Creative, The Vege, Curbed and Ford Trucks. https://youtu.be/BBFBODPndPI https://youtu.be/azNK_Tgkb30 https://youtu.be/fYQSOYslMi8

Number of office locations: 
3
Number of full-time employees in the entire company
8
Customer Service / Aftercare
Dedicated aftercare service staff
Yes
Same day emergency service
Yes
24-hour emergency onsite service
Yes
24-hour phone support
Yes
Offers remote system monitoring & support
Yes
Service policies in writing: 
Yes
Project Size Information

This chart shows the price range of “whole home technology system” projects where the dealer has installed multiple technology systems (prewire, audio/video, network, smart home, etc.) in multiple rooms of the home. The chart reflects a time period of 36 months. The numbers include any private home theaters and media rooms that were part of the project. The pricing excludes lighting controls, motorized shading/drapery systems, and sales tax. The number in parenthesis are the amount of projects completed in each price range category.

Typical whole home system project size: 
$250,000
$20,000 min
$190,000 max
$90,000 typical
$25,000 min
$200,000 max
$30,000 typical
Home Size & Value Information
4,000sqft min
19,000sqft max
7,500sqft typical
$1,200,000 min
$20,000,000 max
$3,800,000 typical
Endorsements
Manufacturer endorsed?
Yes
Industry Professional endorsed?
Yes
Architect endorsed?
No
General Contactor endorsed?
Yes
Interior Designer endorsed?
Yes
Services Offered
In-house: 
Home Theater Systems
Audio Video Systems
Smart home / Home Automation
Home Monitoring
IT Networks
Security Cameras
Telephone Systems
Access Control
Lighting Control Systems
Motorized Shading
Engineering / As-Built Drawings
Control System Programming
Energy Management
Audiophile Music Systems
Alarm Systems
Lighting Design
Acoustic Treatments
Golf Simulators
3rd party: 
Motorized Shading
Engineering / As-Built Drawings
Commercial AV & Control Systems
Alarm Systems
Lighting Design
Lighting Fixtures
ISF Calibration
Acoustic Treatments
Facilities: 
Office space
Rack building/testing area
Offers design, engineering & as-built documentation?
Yes
Offers enterprise-grade networks?
Yes
Associations
AIA Allied Affiliate
CEDIA
Other
NAHB
NARI
Better Business Bureau
License & Insurance Information
Low-voltage license: 
Not Required
Worker’s compensation insurance: 
Yes
Liability Insurance: 
Yes
Liability insurance: 
$1,000,000
Bonded: 
Not Required
Other licenses held: 
Warranty
Electronics and installation workmanship warranty: 
1 year
3rd party extended warranty polices offered on electronic components or systems: 
No