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We bring years of experience and knowledge around the latest residential technology trends to every project. Our system engineers design technology solutions based on your needs while ensuring maximum flexibility and ease of use. Whether you have a small project or a whole home automation project for a new home or an existing one, the team at Custom Residential Systems is here to help you with all of your residential technology needs.

  • Smarthome Your Smart Home, Simplified EXPLORE
  • Lighting Design & Control Home Lighting Made Simple EXPLORE
  • Motorized Shades Enhance Your Room with Motorized Shades EXPLORE
  • Home Networking Robust Networks for Your Connected Home EXPLORE
  • Security & Alarm Protect What You Value the Most EXPLORE
  • Video Surveillance Enhance Safety With Our Surveillance Solutions EXPLORE
  • Home Audio So Many Ways to Enjoy Music EXPLORE
  • Home Video The Perfect TV for Every Room EXPLORE
  • Home Theater & Media Rooms Elevate Your Home Theater Experience EXPLORE
  • Outdoor Living & Entertainment Create Your Own Private Resort EXPLORE
  • Structured Wiring Systematically Designed Infrastructure EXPLORE

Smarthome Home Automation At Your Fingertips

Utilizing a home automation system is a great way to manage your home. Instead of relying on different remotes and apps for each of your smart devices, a home automation system brings them all together under one easy‑to‑use control platform. Imagine being able to control your home speakers, smart lights, TV, pool, alarm system, and door locks all from your phone, mobile device, or even by voice. Now that's smart! Installing such a system can help ensure the smart technology in your home network works together in harmony, creating a whole‑home solution that you and your family will enjoy using every day.

The power of centralized distribution, as part of a home automation system puts you in total command of all of your audio and video sources while being hidden remotely in one convenient centralized location. Listen to different sources in different rooms, watch different shows throughout the house, or bring it all together for a party mode and listen or watch the same thing everywhere. This also allows you to start a show or song in one room and then continue watching or listening in another.

Add comfort, convenience and cost savings to your home with intelligent lighting. Studies show that the right lighting can improve your mood and health while streamlining control of your lights will make your life easier. One button press of an “all off” button can ensure your lights are off when leaving your home. Have your lights automatically adjust based on the amount of natural light in a room to promote energy efficiency. Just a couple examples of how lighting control can enhance your home.

Capture the benefits of motorized shades when you integrate them into your home automation system. Harness the power of natural light and reduce energy costs when automatic blinds are programmed to work with your lighting. Set the stage for a movie night at the press of a button, drawing shades and dimming lights while queuing up your TV and surround sound system. These are just two examples of the countless ways motorized shades can improve your life and your home.

The integration of a security system with your home automation system will provide enhanced benefits and functionality that benefit both. When integrated together, we can use the sensors and status of your security system to trigger other events. For example, opening your front door can turn on your interior lights to greet you at night, or arming your alarm when you leave can turn your lights off, adjust your thermostats, and lock your doors behind you.

Integrating video surveillance into your home automation system creates a safer and more secured home. With a surveillance system, you’ll be able to monitor your property in real time, review recorded video, and receive notifications when cameras detect motion or a person is present. Integrate with your automation system and you’ll easily be able to communicate with visitors, control door locks and motorized gates, or trigger an alarm in an emergency, all from one app on your mobile device.

Lighting Design & Control Smart Lighting for Your Home

How would you like to be able to have your home lighting match any mood or activity? With intelligent lighting you can easily set presets to control the environment of any room in the house. Press a single button to turn on scenes for any occasion like having people over and entertaining. Or set certain lights in your home to automatically come on when the sun sets and then dim over the course of an evening to help you wind down and prepare for bed. A lighting control system can also remove wall clutter caused by banks of light switches and replace them with a single, elegant keypad. Take control over your lighting in every room, and make your home smarter, and a place that you and your family will further enjoy living in.

  • Lighting Design
  • Lighting Design

The most comfortable, functional, inviting, and relaxing homes require thoughtful, professional lighting designs that take your lifestyle, budget, and architecture into consideration. Imagine waking gently to a sunrise supported by slowly brightening indoor lighting, working in a kitchen brightly illuminated yet without glare, and relaxing in a living area at the end of the day. Lighting can help you and your loved ones live, work, study, and sleep better when designed by our world-class team of designers.

Light can transform your home into an inviting oasis when the right fixtures are placed and controlled correctly. We offer a range of performance architectural fixtures that highlight architectural features, deliver better light to work surfaces, and brighten your home all while reducing glare and minimizing light that could disrupt your sleep. Our architectural fixtures disappear into your home, allowing your decor and treasured belongings to shine.

Enjoy the wellness benefits of circadian lighting when you integrate tunable white LED fixtures into your lighting control system. Tunable white LEDs can change temperature and with circadian programming, will automatically shift throughout the day, mimicking natural light; from the warm tone of a sunrise in the morning that gently wakes you to a bright hue midday to energize. This technology is available in a myriad of fixture housings from recessed to tape lighting, giving you options for every application.

Adding outdoor landscape lighting to your system will bring convenience and increase safety. As part of the lighting control system, your exterior lighting can be tied to the time the sun rises and sets, ensuring they’re properly lighting pathways in low light but automatically shutting off at dawn. Additionally, integrated with other home systems like security, they can flash in the event of an emergency, making it easier for first responders to find you when it counts.

Motorized Shades Automatic Blinds For Added Comfort

Capture the benefits of motorized shades when you integrate them into your home automation system. Harness the power of natural light and reduce energy costs when automatic blinds are programmed to work with your lighting. Set the stage for a movie night at the press of a button, drawing shades and dimming lights while queuing up your TV and surround sound system. These are just two examples of the countless ways motorized shades can improve your life and your home.

Home Networking Designed Around Your Connected Products

In today’s “connected home,” the home network has essentially become the latest home utility. Everything from your smartphones and tablets, streaming services like Netflix and Hulu, and all your smart home devices like Amazon’s Alexa, rely on your home network setup. With so much traffic, it’s important to have a network that is designed around the connected products throughout your home.

The latest wireless home networking technology provides a mesh coverage, allowing you to seamlessly roam throughout your home and property with no loss in signal quality or performance. A properly designed, hard-wired network for electronics such as computers, streaming devices, and home automation components, supplemented by a quality wireless mesh network will provide you with the best technology user experience.

Security & Alarm Don't Let Home Security Come Second

Modern day smart home security systems have come a long way. No longer do these systems require extensive wiring to be done while the home is being built. With advancements in wireless technology, many systems can provide a high‑level of reliability and security even in an existing home. Many systems also include additional functionality, like the ability to add basic smart home integration such as lighting control, thermostats, automatic door locks, and other smart devices, which work together to enhance security and convenience. While not as robust as a dedicated home automation system, this solution can work great for smaller homes or budget-driven projects. We are here to provide you with peace of mind and to help you protect the things that you cherish the most.

Smart door locks will allow you to enter your home, or a room, without a key by inputting a code on a keypad. When integrated with a home security or automation system, you can control the door locks from anywhere via your phone’s app. This is great for letting guests into your home when you are away or ensuring your door is locked after you leave. You can also receive notifications when the lock is used along with the user information. Don’t ever worry about leaving a key under your door mat again.

While some security systems today allow for notifications to be sent to the owner, the real safety and security comes from 24/7 monitoring provided by a dedicated monitoring station. For a nominal fee, a monitoring station will be available to respond to any emergency and will notify not only you, but also the proper medical, fire, or police departments as well. This not only provides peace of mind, but will ensure that no matter where you are, your home and those in it are always protected.

Video Surveillance Enhance Safety With Our Surveillance Solutions

Today’s home video surveillance systems include incredible technology. With features such as object recognition, systems can identify the difference between a person or a car moving, greatly reducing the risk of false alerts. Cameras are durable and made for extreme weather conditions and come with features such as variable zoom lenses for clear short or long-distance images, adjustable shutter speeds for low light applications, and long‑range IR for visibility even at night. The latest network recorders have large storage capacities, allowing storage for a month at a time, depending on the design. Most also have an app, so you can control and view your cameras and recordings from anywhere. Our goal is to help provide you with peace of mind and help you protect what’s most important — and our home surveillance solutions do just that.

Home Audio Sound For Every Room and Every Budget

They say music is fuel for the soul, so why not enjoy it everywhere? Our home audio systems allow you to listen to music in any room of the house and access all your favorites from your personal collection or streaming sources such as Spotify, Pandora, or XM Radio. Start your morning off on the right beat with great music in your bathroom while you’re getting ready or turn on the whole house surround sound and listen to your favorite party playlist when it’s time to entertain. We also make it easy for you and your family to enjoy listening to different music in different rooms at the same time so everyone can enjoy their unique tastes. From strikingly beautiful to conveniently invisible, we have audio products that can blend into any environment and satisfy even the most discerning of listeners.

In-ceiling, in-wall speakers and sub-woofers are a wonderful solution for providing great sound in a room without having speakers that take up floor or shelf space. There are a wide range of high-quality options available from invisible speakers to small aperture in square and round versions that blend in with popular lighting fixtures. You can even custom paint the grills to match any décor. These speakers not only offer performance but are design friendly as well.

Soundbars are designed to perfectly complement flat panel TVs, offering sound quality far superior to that of the TV speakers alone. Additionally, there are a variety of mounting options available. Simply set them on the cabinet below your TV, mount them to the wall directly above or below your TV, or better yet, attach them to the TV mounting bracket which will allow the speaker to move in unison with the TV for more accurate sound. This is a great upgrade to your TV's sound.

Audio doesn’t always need to be seen to be heard. Whether you are trying to create a minimalist feel for your house or just looking to reduce visual clutter, invisible speakers still provide better audio than other solutions while hidden away in your walls and invisible to the naked eye. Finishes include paint, fabric, or you could even wallpaper right over them, completely hiding them away. You’ll be amazed by what can be heard and not seen.

Wireless technology has come a long ways which makes it a viable solution for portable speakers. With a solid wireless home network as your backbone, simply plug your wireless speakers into the wall, connect them to your network, and use an app on your phone to control what you listen to and stream music from the most popular services like Pandora and Spotify. While a hardwired solution will integrate better with a home automation system, wireless speakers can be a great option.

Home Video From Big Screens To Small We've Got You Covered

When it comes to home video, we understand that the solutions need to be as varied and unique as our clients' homes. Whether it is a mirrored TV over the bar, a large projector screen, and projector in your theater, or a flat panel TV that can completely disappear behind custom art in your great room, the options are many and sure to excite. With the latest in video technology such as 8K, HDR, and micro LED tiles becoming available, now is a wonderful time to let our team help craft the right solution for your home.

A projector and screen are the best way to create that authentic movie theater experience. Together they allow for image sizes that far exceed that of a flat panel TV. Further, flat panel TVs are only available in a 16:9 ratio while movies come in a several different aspect ratios, causing those black bars to pop up when you’re watching a movie. Projector and screen options can adjust based on the movie and allow you to see the movie the way it was intended.

The latest 4K video content from Apple TV, Amazon Fire, Satellite, or local Cable providers has become so incredible that you'll want to make sure your TV is able to display it. That being said, 8K TVs are already starting to come out and can ensure you get not only the best picture today but in the future. With sleek, 4K, Ultra HD TVs in LCD, LED, and OLED technologies, we will help make sense of it all and ensure you only have to worry about getting off the couch or your favorite chair.

Sometimes, when design and technology come together, it’s not about what you see, but what you don’t. Hidden televisions can be built into mirrors, bringing practical application to a room when space is limited. Other solutions, such as art frames and specialized TVs, allow for artwork to cover the TV when not in use or to show professional photos when you aren't watching the TV. If you would rather have your technology only visible when you are using it, then can help.

Home Theater & Media Rooms Elevate Your Home Theater Experience

Bring the lure of a movie theater to the comfort of your own home. Whether you want to recline and enjoy the latest Hollywood blockbuster, lose yourself in the immersive surround sound of space battles, or grab tissues when Harry ends up leaving Sally, a custom home theater can bring to life the home movie experience you want. From 4K ultra HD TVs to front projectors with 100‑inch plus projector screens, we can transform your family room or dedicated space into an environment sure to entertain. Whatever your home theater dreams are, our team is ready to bring them to life.

Whether you’re a movie buff or simply need a space to watch your favorite shows in peace, bring luxury and a truly cinematic experience home with a dedicated theater. We will take the time to understand your needs, space, and budget to provide thoughtfully designed theater solutions tailored to suit you. Utilizing the latest technology, high performance audio video, and our years of experience, our team at is ready to help make your theater dream a reality.

Modern home theater seating allows you to choose your favorite features and upholstery, giving you endless options to fit any room. Unlike standard sofas or couches, dedicated home-theater seating allows you to maximize comfort, style, and design. Features include lumbar support, cup holders, arm storage, headrest options, lighting, USB charging, and more. Create your perfect seating arrangement, whether it’s rows of seats or just a select few for you and your loved ones to truly sink into.

Even the best speakers can sound less than great depending on the room acoustics. Size, shape, and speaker location can cause a room to echo or sound flat. Adding acoustic sound treatments ensures your speakers produce their best by absorbing unwanted sound or adding reflection, depending on the needs of the room. With many designs available, the team at can find an option that can make your system sound better while still blending into the aesthetics of your space.

Outdoor Living & Entertainment Create Your Own Private Resort

Add outdoor speakers, outdoor TVs, and a custom lighting control system to make the perfect outdoor living space for family and friends. Or create a great spot for a much needed personal respite from a long day. Enjoy superior sound from outdoor speakers that blend into your beautiful landscape and watch your favorite sports team or movie on a weatherproof TV that not only weathers the storm and the sun but minimizes glare for quality viewing even on a bright day. When the sun goes down, set your outdoor lights to create ambiance either automatically or with a single press of a button of your outdoor entertainment control system.

Outdoor and landscape sound systems provide stunning audio quality while withstanding the elements and enhancing the ambiance of your environment. Listen to your favorite music from streaming services such as Spotify, Pandora, XM/Sirius, and more. Our selection of discreet garden or courtyard speakers can help set the mood or welcome guests, and our larger full-range speakers and in-ground subwoofers are a great choice for when you really want to entertain. Our professionally designed outdoor audio solutions will enhance your lifestyle with sound for any occasion.

Bring your entertainment system outdoors with a weatherproof television. Like indoor TVs, outdoor TVs are flat and easily mounted. Unlike indoor TVs, they are built to withstand harsh elements, dirt, and dust — three things that would easily destroy an indoor TV. With a variety of sizes and options for shaded or direct sunlight, we can help you find the right TV for your outdoor living space.

Structured Wiring Systematically Designed Infrastructure

We understand that when you’re building a new home or going through a remodel, you have a ton of decisions to make. Let our team at make that a little easier by helping you with technology in your home, including a plan for structured wiring. As the backbone of low‑voltage systems in the home, a properly designed structured cabling is critical to ensuring your home has the wiring in place for the smart technology needs of today and flexible enough to address the technology needs tomorrow.