Press Releases and Information

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...

Friday, April 12, 2013

Blansfield Builders Uses Elan To Close Multiple Home Sales

Forward-thinking homebuilder makes integrated control the foundation of every new home he builds — using the ELAN® g! Entertainment and Control System.

PETALUMA, CALIFORNIA - Jim Blansfield of Danbury, Connecticut-based Blansfield Builders , Inc. is always looking for ways to distinguish himself from other companies and provide clients with the latest innovations that can make their homes more...

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Guitar Collector Builds A Rock Star Basement Lounge With ELAN A/V And Lighting Control

Serial entertainers Jack and Kathleen Jackson turned their unfinished basement into the ultimate party oasis with designs and technologies pulled right from their favorite bars and nightclubs.

PETALUMA, CALIFORNIA - Guitar aficionado Jack Jackson and his wife Kathleen throw one hell of a party — just ask the 80-plus people who attended their 2013 New Year’s bash, held in their new ultra-trendy, state-of-the...

Monday, April 1, 2013

Retired Software Engineer Refuses To "Gamble On Cheap Control Solutions" And Chooses Elan g! System

PETALUMA, CALIFORNIA - Retired software engineer Bill Pardee understands more than a thing or two about working with high technology. A career spent designing and implementing software programs convinced him that technology means nothing if it’s not state-of-the-art, easy to install and operate, and future-proof, so when he went shopping for a control system for his Denver, Colorado home he looked for a solution that met all three criteria. After consulting with the custom...

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Design Studio Of The Future Features State-Of-The-Art Av And Control From ELAN, Niles And Sunfire

Innovative interior designer Kris Turnbull makes technology an integral design consideration in his projects and features the ELAN® g! Control System as well as Niles® and Sunfire® high-fidelity audio products in his new Belfast, Ireland showroom.

PETALUMA, CALIFORNIA - February 19, 2013 — Kris Turnbull Studios , one of Europe’s leading interior designers, recently demonstrated his belief that...

Saturday, January 26, 2013

Boston Red Sox Catcher Jarrod 'Salty' Saltalamacchia Upgrades His Home Entertainment To The Big Leagues With ELAN

Saltalamacchia fell in love with ELAN® g! for its AV capabilities, then quickly expanded the system to integrate lighting, HVAC, security and surveillance.

PETALUMA, CALIFORNIA - The Boston Red Sox’ starting catcher, Jarrod ‘Salty’ Saltalamacchia, has been playing baseball his whole life, and now plays with some of the best athletes in the world. At his West Palm Beach, Florida home, his family loves listening to music and watching TV and movies,...

Monday, January 7, 2013

ELAN Announces Integration Of Vivotek Ip-Based Security Cameras With The Elan G! System

VIVOTEK IP cameras are supported in ELAN g! version 6.1 or newer, and the g! system supports video streaming, PTZ, motion detection and image flip functions.

PETALUMA, CALIFORNIA - Jump starting its 2013 third-party developer program, ELAN® Home Systems today announced that its industry-leading ELAN g! Entertainment and Control System is now compatible with the VIVOTEK line of IP-based security cameras....