The Connected Home


The latest ELAN news and information.

The Connected Home brings you the lastest in new product releases and software enhancements to home control and automation trends to the great installations being done by Certified ELAN Dealers. Read on!

Sep. 4, 2018
By Dave Newman

Top 5 Benefits of Home Automation

The idea of home automation might seem a bit complicated, but more and more homes are adding in automation features. Why? There are many ways in which home automation with ELAN can benefit your life.  Keep reading as we discuss five key benefits of ELAN home automation.

Jul. 19, 2018
By Dave Newman

What is Home Automation?

Whether you're looking to modernize and increase the value of your home, or simply make it as technologically superior and efficient as possible, home automation offers an unrivaled level of functionality and safety to make your household a true “smart” home.

Mar. 19, 2018
By ELAN Technical Services Team

7 Things Every Homeowner Needs in a Smart Home Today

Manufacturers of do-it-yourself “smart” devices often claim that having a smart home is as simple connecting a few gadgets like light bulbs and electronic door locks. But as any custom install pro will tell you, smart homes aren’t that simple.

Apr. 14, 2017

New 4K HDMI Solutions

We have begun shipping the new line of ELAN HDMI Matrices and HDBaseT Extenders. These new solutions work seamlessly with ELAN's current system controllers, for exceptional performance in projects of all sizes.

Apr. 3, 2017

Flush-Mount Wall-Kits for Touch Panels Now Shipping

We are now shipping a new line of ELAN Flush-Mount Wall Kits for the TP4, TP7 and gXP12 touch panels. These Wall Kits are ideal for projects where a nearly-flush installation is desired.

Jan. 11, 2017

Human Interface Product of the Year

OK, we blush just a little. The new ELAN 8, with its enhanced intuitive interface and voice control through Amazon Alexa were recognized at CES 2017 with the “2017 Human Interface Product of the Year” award.