Control4 Home Automation

With more and more smart electronics playing a central role in our everyday lives, you’d think they’d be making life easier.

But with so many different technology formats—Blu-ray, Bluetooth, MP3, MWV, HD, 3D, iWhatever and whatever’s-coming-next—things are getting more cluttered and complicated, not more convenient. Wouldn’t life be better if everything worked together? At SOS, we’re making it simple and affordable for you to intelligently control virtually any device in your home—from TVs to thermostats, door locks to PVRs—no matter where you are, using one easy-to-use interface. This is intelligent home control. A genius idea, indeed.

"Imagine. In one touch, the movie starts, your shades close and the surround sound kicks in at the perfect volume. When the sun goes down, your porch light goes on. And the whole house locks at 11 pm. Automatically."


SOS Solutions are:

• Very affordable and cost effective
• Easy to install, no major construction required
• Simple to use—right from your TV!
• Flexible—start small and add more control as time and budget allow
• Compatible in new and older homes
• Limited only by your imagination

You rush out with the kids to drop them off at school. By the time you get to the office you wonder, “Did I close the garage door?” Check from your phone and relax.

Now, live the green life without sacrificing comfort. It’s easy to control your house and reduce energy use. Residential control possibilities are limited only by your imagination. SOS customers all over British Columbia are experiencing the ultimate in home automation.

A few examples:

• Automated lighting illuminates walkways at night
• Play music while sharing their photo slideshows
• Access playlists, Internet radio and more from any room in the house
• Turn everything off and lock up with a single button by the bedside
• Pre-set temperature, lighting and motorized shades for optimum energy savings
• Set automatic email alerts when the garage door is left open—and they can close it remotely
• Energy usage information is displayed right on the TV
• “Goodbye” button automatically turns off lights as the homeowner runs out the door
• 24/7 video surveillance accessible on any TV or touch screen in the house
• Affordable touch screens and keypads throughout help keep the home safe and secure
• Intercom allows the family to easily screen or greet visitors
• Commence the day by tuning into the BBC and triggering lights in the bathroom, closet, and kitchen
• Everything turns to “off” mode when the family leaves for the day
• Access the library of movies and music from one TV screen any time
• A single remote controls everything from lighting, video games, movies, music, and more
• One touch dims the lights and turns on the surround sound as the big game begins
• With on-screen notifications, he never misses the pizza delivery, even when the music is cranked at half-time

"Dream big. Start small."

Got your dream concept of control?

We’ll make it a reality. Because SOS solutions are entirely modular, it’s easy to add more control to your home over time.

• Start simply with just one control solution, like home theater control in a family room
• Experience smart lighting and climate solutions to save energy (and money)
• Add peace of mind with door lock and security control

"You can always add more features and functionality when time and budget allow. There’s no such thing as starting from scratch."

Experience the convenience of using your smart phone to manage your SOS system whether you’re home or away, including lighting, temperature, music, video, security, web cameras and more. SOS makes it easy to go green without compromising your lifestyle. From smart dimmers to intelligent thermostats, pre-set configurations let you just set it once and forget it. You’ll be making an impact on the environment—and your wallet.