• Wire Monkeys Blog Super Bowl with Automation

    Win the Super Bowl this Football Season with an Automated System

    We’re deep in the football season, and with the Super Bowl quickly approaching, you may be considering hosting the big game. Whether you’re a homeowner or business, here are three ways to feel like a winner with these automated features:


    While the average screen…

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  • Wire Monkeys Blog 2019 Tech Trends

    Welcome to the New Year! In 2019, technology continues to make groundbreaking advancements, translating to a smarter way of living for homeowners everywhere. Here are three lighting control trends that will be growing popular this year.

    1. Human Centric Lighting (HCL): Your needs and desires are at the forefront of lighting advancements. As technology continues advancing, homeowners…

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  • Wire Monkeys Blog Home Automation Improvements

    Like most homeowners, you might struggle to find the time to balance family life with work. But with an automated home, you can maximize time with your loved ones while increasing your home’s security and enjoying streamlined features.

    Imagine controlling all the fine details in your house, from lighting to temperature to audio. Through home automation,…

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  • Wire Monkeys Blog Kitchen Technology Trends

    When someone begins talking about smart homes, images like a high-tech home theater or bedroom with dimmable lights comes to mind. We use voice command to turn on our TV and turn up the volume without ever leaving the couch. It can seem unusual to image expensive tech in the kitchen or bathroom, where water damage and other hazards seem too likely. However, your smart home wouldn’t be…

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  • Wire Monkeys Blog Set The Mood Lights

    If you want complete mastery of all the lights in your home, invest in a light control system. Through a user-friendly centralized system, you can adjust the brightness of specific sets of lights across your property. Your imagination is the limit when it comes to seeing what you can achieve with a lighting control system.

    1 Sleep Soundly: Every homeowner wants to…

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  • Wire Monkeys Home Theater Teaser

    Let Wire Monkeys bring movie magic to your home with our state-of-the-art home theaters, you won’t need to leave your couch for quality entertainment. We equip your home with fully automated audio-video that be controlled from any mobile device, so you can pick the movie, control the speaker volume, adjust the brightness with your tablet. Furthermore, we take the entertainment experience…

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  • Wire Monkeys Secure Your Home

    Your home security is very important to you and your family. Knowing you live in a safe home is what helps you sleep soundly at night. However, burglaries are becoming more common and having a ‘lock-up-and-go’ home is becoming less feasible. There are a number of ingenious solutions to help solve this problem. Smart technology makes it possible to control the access of your home…

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  • Wire Monkeys New Home Move In

    A great time to install home integration services is when you’re either building a new home or renovating an existing one.—you get down to the wires in both cases. These projects also take time and involve mess that wouldn’t be fun to live around! If you are on a budget it may take a few years for your home to fully become what you initially envisioned. Smart devices such as…

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  • Wire Monkeys In Ceiling Speakers

    If you are a music and movie enthusiast would you rather it be a wireless system like Sonos or Bluesound speakers, or would you rather have speaker wire and real speakers designed for real audio? What would you choose and why? Perhaps budget is a concern, speedy installation for a quick solution, immersive experiences... We want to hear from ya! Drop us a line!

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  • Wire Monkeys Low Voltage Kitchen Lighting

    So... Instead of having an electrician wire your home with high voltage standard lighting, we can provide you with a low voltage lighting system. How it works: We run DATA to every light that you want to have control over, in series data runs eliminate the amount of runs, decreasing labor and install dramatically. Small footprint and customizable ballast designs, Dimmable, and over 10,000…

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  • Wire Monkeys Outdoor Get Together

    With warmer weather finally heading this way, it’s nearing time to look at ways to bring the party outside. There’s no better way to do that than with outdoor speakers. Having an outdoor sound system that is fully integrated into your whole home audio setup will make your back garden an extension of your home and improve the way you entertain. But where to begin? There are a number…

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  • Wire Monkeys Outdoor Home CCTV

    CCTV Camera Systems one of the first ways many people take their home or business’ security into their own hands. More and more people are interested in having a fully secure home and installing a CCTV or IP Camera system is often the first step. Security camera systems allow you to both monitor and record activity 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on your property. The technology behind…

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  • Wire Monkeys Desk Smart Speaker

    With Amazon’s new announcement to unveil ‘Alexa for business’ back in December 2017, many businesses are asking questions that they haven’t before like; "why does my business need voice control?’"

    As we know, the Amazon Echo revolutionized how we live at home; it’s a device that has many benefits in the home, ordering groceries, organizing…

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  • Wire Monkeys Smart Mirrors

    Mornings are often the busiest time of the day. There are always many things to do, you need to fit in a bunch of very important things (like eating a meal and having a shower) into an often too small amount of time. A good chunk of the morning is spent staring at a mirror, putting on make-up, brushing hair and teeth, making sure you look decent before you head out into the world. Now you can…

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  • Wire Monkeys Smart Home Picture

    Home automation has many benefits, from saving you time to improving your enjoyment of your home. If we follow the current path that technology is taking us on, it is becoming increasingly important to have a technology-friendly house. If you simply think about how much we use technology and Wi-Fi enabled equipment on a daily basis, it’s easy to understand how important it is to have a…

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  • Wire Monkeys Central Vacuum System

    You probably can’t think why you would need a central vacuum system in your home. You probably think It’s too expensive, impractical and more trouble than it’s worth. One of the major misconceptions around central vacuum systems is that they require major home renovation and tearing down walls, when in fact the only hole that needs to be made is covered with an inlet backing…

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  • Wire Monkeys Sonos Wireless Audio

    ‘We are missing the element of openness’ is how Allen Mask, head of partnerships at Sonos described what spearheaded the company to launching the new Sonos One speaker on Wednesday in New York. ‘Openness’ is certainly what Sonos achieved with the new Sonos One. What separates the Sonos One from the crowd is that it is the first speaker with built in support for voice…

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  • Wire Monkeys Palladiom Shading System

    Last week at the annual CEDIA convention, Lutron unveiled its new wireless control, thermostat, lighting fixtures and exposed shades. "All these represent significant investments into the residential systems channel. We have thoughtfully developed end-to-end solutions that will help differentiate Lutron dealers and drive more business to the entire custom installation channel. These products…

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  • Wire Monkeys Sonos and Gorillaz

    Collaboration Celebrates the Launch of Gorillaz’ New Album Humanz and the Sonos PLAYBASE Through Immersive Fan Experiences in New York, Berlin and Amsterdam.

    Earlier this year, Sonos, the home sound system, teamed up with the group Gorillaz to create three ‘Spirit Houses’ to celebrate the release of the release of the groups highly acclaimed album “Humanz”.…

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  • Wire Monkeys Connected Speakers Audio

    Recently, the Financial Times reported that streaming services are the biggest money makers in the music industry. According to the article, " US revenues from streaming providers such as Spotify, Apple Music and Pandora grew 29 per cent in 2015 to $2.41bn, accounting for 34.3 per cent of total industry revenues. It was the first time total streaming revenues passed $2bn as every segment of…

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  • Understanding Sound Properties by Wire Monkeys

    Buying a home speaker system is a huge investment, so it is important to understand exactly what you are getting into. You will hopefully be using your new speakers for many years to come so you will want to make sure that they are up to scratch for all your future uses.

    Depending on how you will be using your sound system, you will need to be looking for different qualities in the…

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  • Crestron Interface by Wire Monkeys

    There are many home automation systems on the market, and at Wiremonkeys, we pay close attention to all the different systems and their various advantages. We strive to provide our customers with the best options on offer so we make sure to do our research! The one system we have always put our name firmly behind is Crestron. In terms of home automation technology, they are one of the best on…

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  • Wire Monkeys Window Shade

    Light is something that we react to on an emotional level. It affects our alertness, our ability to concentrate and our stress levels. Since we first begun to light our homes, we have aimed for lighting that is as similar to sunlight as possible, as sunlight makes us feel better than anything simulated. This is why it is important to bring as much daylight into our homes as we can.


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  • ISE 2017 Logo

    The annual Integrated Systems Europe, or ISE conference has just come and gone and many of the leading brands we source for our customers had stalls at the ISE and released new products. ISE is an annual show organised my both CEDIA and INFOCOMM and is the largest audio/video expo in Europe. Many unveiled new versions of products or brand new products altogether. This is a highlight of some of…

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  • Wire Monkeys - Lutron Grpahic-T Product

    Lutron, one of our most popular lighting control products, is now offering their GRAFIK T™ light switches with the HomeWorks® QS home control systems. The GRAFIK T™ light switches are now available in dimmers and switches.

    An instant modern design classic, GRAFIK T™ marries advanced Lutron touch-dimming technology with intuitive minimalist design. Its aesthetic is…

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  • Wire Monkeys - Sonos Streaming Music Teaser

    Starting today Sonos is now offering five new music services, Deezer Elite, TIDAL, 22tracks, Mixcloud, and Saavn. This bring the total of streaming music services to over 60 different stations worldwide. Each one of which offers a range of features like high definition audio formats, handpicked station and playlist creation, and a new region of music discovery on Sonos. 


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  • Wire Monkeys - Shade Controls

    Coopersburg, PA (September 26, 2013) – Lutron Electronics, the leader in energy-saving, wireless light and shade control, today announced three new features for its HomeWorks QS total home control system.

    RF SoftSwitch® Module switches large loads, like landscape lighting, pumps, and gates, without any wear on the relay, and without the need for multiple devices can switch an…

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  • Home Networking Systems - Wire Monkeys

    Many people were forced to buy or upgrade for a better word, to a digital TV set to adjust to the digital merging of CableTV providers. TV manufacturers have lured many customers in with their “thin” Flat Screens, which produce amazing pictures. In doing this, the audio gets a major slap in the face. It is hard to squeeze a good sounding speaker set into a 1” thick tv.

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  • Wire Monkeys - Reading and Relaxing

    Having an integrated lifestyle is a way of life! Sure you have the one’s that like it simple…. no TV’s, book readers, physical fitness 24/7. I am one of those….excluding the TV watching. No time for an integrated electronic lifestyle. I call them out on that one….. here’s why:

    1. Everyone likes music right? Music is one of many things that helps…

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