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Welcome to our blog, our very own 'intelligent' space where we like to publish our opinions on the latest and greatest innovations we discover!

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Welcome to our blog, our very own 'intelligent' space where we like to publish our opinions on the latest and greatest innovations we discover!

So what exactly is a ‘Smart Home’? Is it a house that has a doorbell camera that can record potential intruders?   Or is it as house that has a big ‘Beware of the dog’ sign on the front gate, when the home owner doesn’t have a dog?   The answer, is of course, these are both ‘smart’ things to do, they both might put off intruders, and yes, the latter is undoubtedly the cheapest
Summit Bifold
The year is AD 73, and Roman legion commander Lucius Flavius Silva is on the brink of breaking the legendary siege of Masada. Having spent three months building an impressive siege ramp, Lucius orders his siege tower & giant battering ram to be trundled in to attack position. Route one tactics: pull tower and ram up ramp to main fortress gate, smash the gate to smithereens, seize the fortress, claim famous victory.   However, as
Hedgehog nighttime still
After a successful and satisfying conclusion to a ‘Smart 2nd Home’ implementation in a small coastal town on the west coast of France, we were flattered to receive a referral, from a friend of the owner.   The Smart Home business involves some highly technical solutions, and as such, it’s of crucial importance to possess expert understanding of equipment, their specifications, capabilities and performance characteristics.   But this is not enough to guarantee success at
Few things are as predictable in life than: On the first remotely sunny & warm day of the year here in the UK, the media bombards us with ads for barbecues & pizza ovens. You have a great idea to write a blog item about your own pizza oven ‘journey’, but before you can even finish it, the heavens opens and we are back to ‘normal’ British weather again! So as we look back with
Briquette shell logs
  It’s been nearly a month now since Michael Gove announced his ‘wood-natured ’ government ban on the worst polluting wood burning stoves. Perhaps the most controversial aspect of the announcement was that no one seemed to get particularly ‘fired up’ about it.   Maybe the stove owning types are not the sort to march on mass to Downing Street, brandishing lipstick scrawled placards demanding “Ban Gove, Not Stoves!”. I was waiting for the #stovementum