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Livewire Makes CE Pro 100 List for 5th Year Running

Livewire, the #1 home technology services company in Central Virginia, announced it has secured the No. 69 ranking on the annual CE Pro 100 list. This marks the fifth year Livewire has been named to the prestigious list, and the company’s rapid growth has fueled its place among the industry leaders. In its 20th year, the […]

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Livewire Top 10 List: Tech Frustrations and Troubleshooting Steps

Problem: Help! My TV is showing picture but no sound. Resolution: Try turning everything off and back on again with your remote. You can schedule service at getlivewire.com or call (804) 937-9001 anytime. InVision customers can submit support requests from the app. Learn more about InVision. InVision Express Tip: From your app, select “Reset TV”  […]

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The 5 Best Ways to Get Started with Home Lighting Automation

Home lighting automation is a great way to upgrade your home into a smart home or to add to an existing automated system, such as climate control, distributed sound, or visual entertainment. These types of systems increase convenience, security, safety and efficiency in your home, all while accentuating design details and creating just the right […]

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All You Need to Know About Caséta Wireless Systems

The lighting in your home does far more than simply illuminate each room when it gets dark. It creates an atmosphere, sets the mood in each room, highlights different features of your home and enhances entertainment. It also serves to protect you and your home from various hazards and threats. To get the right effect, […]

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Upgrade Your Outside Living Space with Outdoor A/V

Spring is  here. The days are getting longer, the weather is warmer, and bright days are ahead. You’ll have many opportunities to entertain outside with outdoor parties, barbecues, family gatherings and so forth. With technology permeating and enhancing every aspect of our lives, from the way you cool your home to your entertainment options, it’s […]

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How Secure Is That Security Camera?

Original Post: Pilbeam, Chris “How Secure Is That Security Camera” Alarm.com, 6 Aug. 2015, http://home.alarm.com/how-secure-is-that-security-camera/. Connected video cameras are getting a lot of attention lately. They’ve become smaller and more powerful, and let you check in on your home anytime, from wherever you are. Are they really security cameras, though? If they’re not provided by a […]

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Livewire Rated #1 in RHome Magazine 2017

  7 Years Running We’re honored to share your appreciation for home technology and innovation. That shared passion is what motivates and empowers us to provide you with the best service possible. It’s 7 years running, thank you for voting us #1 Top Vendor for Home Media Sales & Installation in R*Home Magazine. We could […]

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Why We Use Mesh Networks for Home Automation

Why We Use Wireless Mesh Networks for Home Automation Nearly everything in your home can be controlled through an automated system. Your home’s temperature, your security system, your lighting, and even your window shades. There’s a lot that goes on behind the scenes with automated home systems, and making sure everything runs smoothly is something […]

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Stages of Home Theater Installation

The Livewire way to handling home theater design and installation is simple. Keeping it straightforward and staying focused helps us serve you quickly and efficiently while guaranteeing that your project is completed correctly, on time, and within budget. If you’re considering installing a theater in your home, you’re probably curious what’s involved. Livewire’s process centers […]

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5 Ways Home Automation Saves Money

When you think about saving money at home, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? The natural answer usually involves remembering to shut off lights, turn off faucets and strive for shorter heating and cooling cycles. These are obvious methods for cutting back, but remembering them day to day? Easier said than done. What […]

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