Sample Functionality of a Residential Installation

A Control4 system allows you to control your home’s TVs, distributed music throughout the house, security cameras, lighting, wireless locks, and door phones. This is altogether integrated into one package.

Function Breakdown:

  • Wired and wireless networking: 
    • 57 jacks throughout the house, some provide video to the TVs, and others are phone and data jacks
  • Controls
    • Every TV has a menu system (Navigator)
    • A touch screen in every zone
    • Security key pads in master bedroom and entrance of the garage
  • Multi Zone Security System– 20 zones of audio total
    • 5– Shower (Master, 1st Floor Guest, Powder Room 2, Bedroom 3)
    • Bathroom Audio (Guest 1st Floor)
    • Basic Music Zones (Foyer)
    • 9– Upgraded Music Zones (Billiards, Kitchen & Cards, Guest Bedroom, Dining
  • Bedroom 4, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 2, Walk In Closet, and Master Bath)
    • 4– Premium Music Zones (Exercise Room, Study, Great Room, Garage)
  • Multi Zone Sources
    • 2 FM Tuners
    • 1 XM Tuner
    • iPod Dock
    • 400 Disc CD/Blu-ray megachanger
    • Sonos (Pandora, Internet Radio)
  • 5 TVs total
    • All  on a video switch located in the equipment room
    • TVs located in breakfast room, recreation room, master bedroom, family room, and  exercise room
    • All TVs except the exercise room are on an individual 5.1 surround system using an Integra receiver
    • All TVs have a menu system (Navigator)
  • 5 Temperature Controls throughout the house
    • 3 temperature controllers for radiant heat in the bathrooms (master bath, children’s bedrooms)
    • Upstairs temperature zone
    • Downstairs temperature zone
  • Security
    • Kwikset Smartcode Lock System with Home Connect, Wireless Zigbee Deadbolt on 3 doors
    • Garage Automation Package *3 doors with motion activated lights
  • Lighting and Shade Control
    • Integration with Control4 is done via RS-232
    • All lighting loads and shade controls are accessible and controllable in the Control4 system
    • Lighting scenes will be designated to trigger based on security modes and alarm states
  • Camera System
    • 3 TB rack-mounted server
    • Controls up to 16 cameras
    • Full playback capabilities for 4+ months
  • Equipment Room
    • 4 separate 20 amp circuits
    • Separate A/C system for cooling equipment room as an add on if needed after equipment installation is finished
  • Phone System
    • 11 wired phones
    • 7 cordless phones
  • Door Phones
    • 3 door phones at front door, garage man door, and recreation room entrance
    • Door phones have camera built in
    • Door phone back boxes will be at a height of 58 inches to the bottom of the back box