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Azione Business Doubler!|

We are 1 of 5 featured Business Doublers for this year's Azione Award Winners! THX to all for making this honor happen two years in a row!

Starlight Laser PTZ Dome Camera |

 

Check out this SWEET video of Kevin demonstrating the AWESOME IC Realtime Starlight Laser PTZ Camera!

-Click on the photo below-

 

Time Lapse Installation! |

Check out this time lapse of Kevin and Al Installing our largest Home Cinema to date, a 215" Stewart FilmScreen!!

Click on the photo below to watch the video! 

 

 

The SONOS & Savant Home Experience|

Did you know Sonos wireless music systems have partnered with Savant Home premium automation solutions to provide a seamless control experience through both the Savant app and the Savant Remote?! Sonos playlists, favorites, play/pause, skip, and meta data are all available on both the remote and the app!!

Control of your music, album art, favorites, and grouping will be available through touch screens, mobile devices, and even the TV!! Savant helps make it EASY LIVING to manage your entire home – Lights, Temperature, Window Shades, Security & Alarm and of course all your AV Entertainment!

 
 
Contact us for more information!
We want to know what you think about automation! |

Please, take our survey to help us understand how you feel about home & office automation!

ICRealtime 2MegaPixel PTZ |

Check out this Home Security Installation: 

ICRealtime 2MegaPixel PTZ ( Pan/Tilt/Zoom ) Motorized Camera w/300ft IR capability!!  Remote controllable from your Smart Phone and Records to your NVR (Network Video Recorder).

Click on the photo to check out a YouTube video of the camera!

Bay Magazine|

Find us in Bay Magazine! 

SAVANT App|

Savant's New App is designed for the way you live! The only app on EARTH designed specifically for Apple IOS automation systems. All you need is Wifi® or a cell signal! 

Click here to watch and learn more! 

 

SAVANT: Control Your Universe |

Savant is Easy Living's #1 recommendation for any commercial or residential automation solution.

THE ONLY Apple IOS automation system on EARTH!

On display now at Easy Living with Technology. Check out the brochures below for more information.

Commercial Design or Residential Design

Let's Build Your Dreams! |

QMotion Shades|

Easy Living with Technology has recently added QMotion Shades to our list of specialty vendors.  These shades are of the highest quality, using the nicest Blackout, Room Darkening and a variety of Solar Shades fabrics.  Best of all - these convenient shades are installed with NO WIRING!  Plus, they're 5 year warranted, super QUIET and easily interface to a simple remote control and/or our Whole Home Automation Systems.  

We have all the fabric swatches, mounting brackets and various Fascia on display, ready to select your new window treatments!

QMotion Video - Automated Shades!

Click on the thumbnail to learn more!

Congrats Mike!!|

CONGRATS to ELWT President and Founder Mike Stram for your Dedicated Service to the American Institute of Building Design!

BIGGEST Home Cinema on the West Coast of Florida!|

Our latest Home Cinema in a beautiful waterfront home, featuring a 201" Stewart "CineCurve" FilmScreen with motorized masking panels AND a Top of the Line DP (Digital Projection) TITAN professional DLP Video Projector with a HUGE Anamorphic Motorized Lens to ELIMINATE those annoying "black bars" when watching movies! PLUS, to complete this OVER THE TOP Cinematic Experience - a JBL Synthesis ATLAS Sound System - providing True THX Certified Sound that's far better than the local movie theaters. Plus - an Interior Design - and CineLoungers Full Motion Seating - by Jeff Smith of First Impressions Theme Theaters. THX! to all for making this an OVER THE TOP Home Cinema - that's EASY to ENJOY!

 

TecHome Builder E-Mag|

Click here to see Easy Living's feature! 

Discover Beauty in Motion|

Easy Living features the award winning, sophisticated design of QMotion window technologies. QMotion is able to combine contemporary energy efficiency engineering with the latest in high-tech and EASY home automation.

Easy Living offers QMotion's world's narrowest battery operated roller shades, to the elegant light control benefits of automated honeycomb shades. Passion for design and innovation are apparent!

In 2014, the first and only track-less motorized drapery rod was introduced displaying QMotion’s commitment to industry leading design and technology concepts such as:

 --Exceptionally Quiet Technology
--Room Darkening Shades
--Wireless or Low Voltage
 -- Touch Wand Activation 
--Light and Energy Management 

Check it all out here:


Have the coolest backyard this holiday weekend!|

Control your Home with the Apple Watch!|

Savant is the only company that uses Apple hardware and has built software that models itself on Apple’s ease of use and attractiveness!

The revamped Savant home automation app allows homeowners with a Savant home automation system to access and activate "scenes" they've created directly from the Apple Watch!

Access to the watch includes powering down all lights and entertainment systems, or activating the whole-home music and mood lighting for a party scene!

Savant customers can also view quick snapshots of relevant information on the Watch's screen through the new app, such as the temperature, lighting, security, or AV usage.

Now on Twitter! |

 

Savant Announces...|

Easy Living is excited to share that Savant has announced their introduction of an all-new Smart Host, as well as an elegantly reinvented Metropolitan wireless lighting system! ALSO - Since Savant is the only company that uses Apple hardware and has built software that models itself on Apple’s ease of use and attractiveness, the Apple Watch is something up-and-coming for Savant users! 

 

With built-in control ports to connect both smart and standard devices, the all-new Smart Host is the ideal foundation for most homes. 

-- Enables wired and wireless control in up to 12 rooms

-- Enhanced performance for faster start-ups

-- Compact form factor for easier installations

-- Pairs with the Savant App to provide system administration and monitoring 

Savant also announced the reinvented Metropolitan wireless lighting line, consisting of switches, dimmers, fan controllers, and keypads offering both dimming and volume control. Its elegant design is compatible with industry-standard faceplates and features a modern look perfectly suited for discriminating designers and homeowners. Metropolitan's adaptive design also enables the products to work automatically with almost any lighting set-up, which leads to a smoother installation experience.

Savant Award|

Congrats to our President, Mike Stram, and all of the Easy Living staff for receiving the Savant Commitment Award! Out of 214 dealers, we were one of ten to receive the award for our dedicated commitment, training, and submittals for features and ideas!
Congrats and THX!

AIBD Tech Day|

Recently, Easy Living hosted a Technology Day for the Florida Chapter of American Institute of Building Designers (AIBD).  Mike taught two official CEU acreditted classes in association with Custom Electronic Design & Installation Association (CEDIA). Our guest speaker and presentaion was presented by Will Paleveda of LumaStream Systems in St. Petersburg. The day was a huge success! Mike Keese and Jim Lucia presented Mike Stram with a plaque for his hard work and dedicated service! 

SAVANT App Out Now!|

THE SAVANT APP: DESIGNED FOR THE WAY YOU LIVE

Wherever you are, Savant lets you access your services, prioritize
them to fit your needs, and adjust them easily to better suit your
life—all you need is Wi-Fi® or a cellular signal.

 

SONOS Speakers - ToneCase Cabinets|

 

ToneCase Hardwood Cabinets utilize Leon Speaker’s renowned design and craftsmanship to stylize and conceal SONOS speakers.  Handcrafted out of solid White Oak or Black Walnut, these cabinets are sized to house the SONOS speakers while leaving access for all controls and utility management.  The solid hardwood cabinet and handstretched fabric grills further add a richness to the tonality of the speakers, elevating the overall experience. Available exclusively at Easy Living with Technology. 

Featured in Electronic Lifestyles Magazine|

Super Bowl!|

Superbowl the best way – 161” of the immaculate interception !

You never regret buying the BEST…

 

186" Stewart FilmScreen Assembly|

Over the past couple of weeks Easy Living has been working diligently, flying back and forth to Montana, to continue to assemble one of our biggest projects!  Previously, we have wired this client's home, business, and motor yachts.  Now, in the Ranch in Montana is getting Savant and Vantage Lighting and Automation Systems in every building!  The ranch job included building a 186" Stewart Screen theater, which can be viewed in the time-lapsed video below.

 

BTX Wireless Shades|

Check out this video showcasing BTX brand shades that have been integrated into our Vantage brand Lighting Control systems! These BTX shades feature Vizela 1% Openness Factor and Somfy Quiet Motors with Wireless Control!!!

 

Drum Roll...!|

The 186" Stewart FilmScreen screen has arrived safe and sound to its new home out on a Montana Ranch!!

ELWT is now connected with Pinterest|

 

Visit Easy Living with Technology's profile on Pinterest.

CEDIA Certified! |

A BIG CONGRATULATIONS to Kevin and Brian for receiving their Level 2 Installer CEDIA Certifications!   

CEDIA Expo - Denver, CO|

Staff from Easy Living flew to Denver to enjoy the CEDIA Expo.  This slideshow is a compilation of FUN and OUTSTANDING photos of products that are now HOT on the market! 

CEDIA's ROI "Instructors of the Year"|

Michael Stram and Robyn Huber were named CEDIA'S ROI “Instructors Of The Year” from positive reflections of our guests and class participants. 

Registered Outreach Instructors (ROI) are Certified Industry Instructions through our industry group CEDIA, and we offer approx. 20 different OFFICIAL CEU accredited courses to Industry Professionals such as AIA & CRAN, AIBD, ASID & IDCEC, NAHB & NARI with relevant high quality education while upholding the highest standards.

Check this out!|

ON DISPLAY NOW!|

Now You Can! Savant Smart Home Systems transforms your Apple® iPad®, iPhone®, iPod touch® and even your traditional HDTV into your very own personalized remote control portal to manage all your technologies.

This makes everything from watching TV to operating motorized window shades EASY LIVING®!

Largest Home Theater Screen in Central Florida!|

Only Easy Living with Technology has Stewart's 161" Cinecurve Screen on display at their showroom in Clearwater. This screen puts an end to those annoying BLACK BARS when watching movies!  You can watch movies the way they were made to watch - in the 2.35 format - a new level of experience in entertainment!  

And, checkout our DP ( Digital Projection brand ) Professional Grade Video Projectors.  We represent the entire line of these fabulous projectors, perfect for your Home Theater, Conference Room, Nightclub, Training Center, etc.  These machines are 3 year warranted by the factory, and present an image FAR BETTER than any machines available at the box stores - plus, they're QUIET, very RELIABLE, made to run all day and night.

Our Theater Designs are second to none in our market.  We take great pride in designing and building your dream theater - and they easily become the favorite room in the house!  Check out our Theater Seating, Ticket Booths, Movie Memorabilia and other Accessories!

Call to arrange a tour and demonstration of our showroom.

Easy Living's New Showroom|

Now open, our new, 5000sf State-of-the-Art showroom has been designed exclusively for our VIP clientele including our industry partners and developer communities.  We operate our showroom as a professional office with by-appointment services and personal attention.  We have the industries Top Line Products and Systems on working display.  It's a great way to EXPERIENCE these fabulous technology systems on your time with all your questions answered by our knowledgeable and experienced staff.

We're located in Roosevelt Park Professional Center in Clearwater, FL adjacent to the St. Petersburg International Airport.  

Contact us for a personal tour and to get your project moving!