Press Releases and Information

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

New ELAN G! 6.4 Software Expands Integration With Additions To Driver Catalog And Ir Database

DENVER, COLORADO - September 25, 2013 — Demonstrating its commitment to provide dealers and end-users with continuous updates to the ELAN® g! Entertainment and Control System, ELAN Home Systems has announced the release of ELAN g! 6.4 Software, which promises to greatly reduce installation time. The g! 6.4 release boasts a massive expansion to the IR library database, making it the world’s most accurate standardized IR code...

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

ELAN Launches Accelerated Dealer Training Certification Program With g! School!

Now it’s faster than ever to become a certified ELAN g! installer through a combination of online and in-person training.

DENVER, COLORADO - September 25, 2013 — In response to the growing market demand for its award-winning g! Entertainment and Control System, ELAN® Home Systems today announced that it has enhanced its training program to enable prospective dealers to become certified ELAN g!...

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Elan Predicts 2014 Will Be The Year Control Comes Home

Homebuilders succeed using the ELAN® g! Entertainment and Control System as the foundation of new home sales.

DENVER, COLORADO - September 25, 2013 — With new home sales surging and home control becoming an integral part of many homebuilders’ designs, ELAN Home Systems today predicted that 2014 will be the year that integrated entertainment and control becomes a staple of new home construction and...

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Core Brands Appoints Joe Roberts VP Products & Marketing

Petaluma, CA─(September 17, 2013)─ Core Brands,a subsidiary of Nortek , Inc. (NSDQ: NTK), today announced the appointment of seasoned tech industry executive Joe Roberts to the position of VP of products and marketing. Mr. Roberts brings nearly 20 years of experience in building award winning consumer technology products, marketing across global channels and managing a range of business disciplines.

“We are pleased to add Joe’s significant experience in product strategy, marketing...

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Award-Winning Homebuilders Use ELAN To Capitalize On Housing Market Recovery

DENVER, COLORADO - September 4, 2013 — Consumer confidence is high, new home sales surged 8.3 percent in May and new home prices have climbed month over month in 2013, so it’s clear the housing market is recovering. Builders need to find ways to stand out and capitalize on this market growth, and one way to do so is to offer things that others don’t even consider, like total home control. Award-winning builders Jim Blansfield of Danbury, Connecticut-based...

Monday, July 22, 2013

ELAN Gives Apple-Enthusiast Total Control Over His 18,000-Square Foot Home

Digital Home Lifestyles equipped the new home with an ELAN g! system that can be easily controlled with an iPhone or iPad.

DENVER, COLORADO - July 22, 2013 - The Musil family members love using an iPad or iPhone for scheduling, playing games and staying connected to one another. So when homeowner John Musil decided he wanted simple consolidated control of the security, lighting and A/V components in his 18,000-square foot home in the Arcadia-area...

Monday, June 24, 2013

Bryan Cranston Chooses Elan To Control Brand New Leed Platinum Home

Nationally syndicated TV series “Real Green” to feature the planning, design and building of Cranston’s net-zero energy beachfront California home in Fall 2013.

PETALUMA, CALIFORNIA - At a young age, Emmy® award-winning actor Bryan Cranston learned the value of recycling and prolonging the life of things he owns. Today, he has taken his eco-conscious lifestyle one step further by building a new LEED®...

Friday, June 14, 2013

ELAN System Steals The Show In 9,000-Square Foot Calgary Show Home

Calgary-based homebuilder chooses to use an ELAN g! system to attract potential homebuyers in his new show home.

PETALUMA, CALIFORNIA - In order to set his new $4.5 million Calgary, Alberta show home apart from the competition, Jason Ortt, owner of Wolf Custom Homes , decided that he needed to include a state-of-the-art home control solution that would impress and astound potential homebuyers. That’s...

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Home Control Apps Make Connected Home A Reality For New Generation Of Homebuyers

Manufacturers and builders work together to make more affordable IP based home control systems available in new single family homes and MDU developments — a system that’s right for every price point.

Homebuilders capitalize on emerging trend by pre-wiring and specifying ELAN g! systems for every new home they build.

PETALUMA, CALIFORNIA - It used to be that the dream of owning a centrally controlled home — a home where...