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The home systems that may be controlled and monitored include the following: Security Surveillance Access Control Lighting Heating & Air-conditioning Whole Home Audio Because your home automation system is monitoring your home’s systems it can be set up to take one or more actions when certain events occur.homeauto. comfort. Wireless options are available. such as Garbage Night. www. You have the ability to choose automation features based upon your needs and budget. Home automation may be installed in new construction or retrofitted into existing homes.com 2 . convenience. on every Touchscreens that stays up until it is acknowledged. like the cooling checkpoint.Home Automation Systems Introduction Home automation systems are available for every income level and lifestyle. on a system that the home automation system controls. and energy savings. An HAI controller is the brain of your automated home. • Send e-mail notifications • Send text message notifications • Make voice announcements over the speakers in the house • Call up to 8 different numbers to provide notification • Post a reminder message. It controls and monitors systems in your home to maximize your safety. Such actions include the following: • Change a setting.

homeauto. For example. Even young children can learn and understand how to use the basic features of the system. the landscape lights can be turned automatically at dusk and turned off automatically at 10:00 PM. or other moving parts to fail. HAI offers colorful Touchscreens that facilitate graphical control of your HAI system via easy-torecognize icons. There is no single part that can cause an entire system to fail. audio. or web-enabled phone. you can graphically control your home from your Smartphone. if a lightning strike disables your HAI controller.The temperature at the thermostat changes . which allows you to check on your home via PC. HAI offers video surveillance and recording. including computers. disk drives. which is why they are Automation Simplified®. and more. Convenience & Control There are multiple options to control your home from either inside or outside the home. • Set schedule of days and times. HAI controllers have no fans.com 3 .Arm or disarm your security system . PDA. You can call to check on and change the status of your home over the telephone.A motion detector is tripped . Additionally. www. For example.Audio system is turned on or off Reliable HAI uses embedded controller technology in its home control systems. All HAI products can work in a stand-alone fashion so they are not dependent on any other products in the house. Example: Event Brenda disarms alarm using her code Brenda disarms alarm using her code Action Turn on hallway lights Turn on music system Send e-mail to her mother that Brenda is home Easy to Use HAI systems are simple to understand and operate. HAI software choices allow you to make changes to your home’s status from anywhere in the world.Lights are turned on or off .Home Automation Systems Events that can be used by the system to takes actions include the following: • Any change in status in a monitored home system . a technology proven to be reliable with decades of use. security. which allows you to check and adjust lights. light switches still control the lights and thermostats still control your heating and cooling system. temperature.

etc.com 4 . If desired. Telephones Check and adjust security. Energy Management Be comfortable at home. turn on lights. timers. 11 Vehicle Detection Announce visitors. audio. Easily monitor energy usage. Control temperatures in wine cellars. 12 Irrigation Control irrigation solenoid valves for lawn sprinklers. temperature. Control filters. and switch on TV to view driveway. Lighting Set warm and comfortable moods for dining. Provide architectural quality lighting control and passive security for "lived-in" look when on vacation. temperatures. 4 5 6 www. greenhouses. 13 Pool & Spa Secure pool area with access control. 1 7 4 8 2 9 3 10 Motion Detection Detect intrusion. security and more.homeauto. etc. automatically turn on lights and activate automation functions when entering a room. lighting. aquariums. and other home control functions like draperies or irrigation via easy-to-recognize icons. Lumina family controllers can integrate with an existing security system. solar control and more. temperatures. Receive a call to advise on temperature. 7 Omnistat Thermostat Communicating programmable thermostat for heating & cooling control. plus inputs for rain sensing. Internet Access & Control HAI Snap-Link and Web-Link II allow you to control and see status of your home from anywhere via the Internet.Benefits of Home Automation 8 9 5 10 13 6 11 2 12 3 1 OmniTouch Touchscreen Enjoy one-touch control of security (Omni family systems only). Control the scenes with a remote. and lights via any phone at home or away. humidors. save energy when you’re away. movies or entertaining. heating. Security Professional quality UL Listed security is built-in to Omni family controllers. Surveillance Cameras View and/or record guests arriving at the front door. Whole Home Audio Share music throughout the house. or check on kids in the pool from any Touchscreen or the Internet.

and temperature control. The central station can call the homeowner for verification in the event of an alarm. They detect intrusion. carbon monoxide. • Flash the outside lights on and off to help emergency vehicles locate the home • Press one button to turn on every light in the house if something goes bump in the night www. Omni family systems can communicate with a central monitoring station and can dial up to 8 additional phone numbers chosen by the owner for voice notification. smoke and fire. water. If desired. housekeeper. It also allows telephone calls to be made or received over the Cellular network using a land line telephone in the home. The security code for the nanny. or contractor can be set up to only work during specified times. • Turn on all inside lights to help your family escape safely from an emergency • Turn off HVAC system to stop the spread of smoke inside the house and from feeding a fire with more air Phone Communication Backup HAI’s Two-Way Cellular Communication Center is an excellent option for security and/ or automation installations where there is no land line or as added protection if the main phone is cut.homeauto.Security Security & Fire Protection Omni controllers are UL Listed. CP01 compliant security and fire systems. and other hazards with wired or wireless sensors.com 5 . It dials out using a cellular network to communicate with a central monitoring station. a Lumina family controller can be integrated with a security panel to allow for security activated and emergency lighting.

Check up on children.homeauto. iPod Touch. or via Snap-Link on any Internet-connected computer in the world. the video feed can automatically appear on a Touchscreen or TV in your home. www. Cameras can be viewed on all OmniTouch Touchscreens.com 6 .Surveillance View surveillance video of the front door. press and hold the camera selection button to release a door strike and let your visitor inside! Ensure a secure home with live video feeds. event. PDA. or pool area. elderly relatives. nursery. View full screen surveillance video from any Touchscreen or TV in the house. View recorded video at your convenience. View HAI’s Surveillance video on a Smartphone. Use HAI’s Network Digital Video Recorder to record video based upon time. Blackberry. or pets from the office. iPhone. or motion. To invite your guest inside. When the front door bell rings or motion is detected in the pool area. over the Internet. or on your Smartphone.

HAI Access Control requires an HAI home control system. and turn on several zones of a whole home audio system. HAI offers an Access Control Keypad that is weatherproof and vandal resistant. digitally encrypted. HAI offers a high security. proximity card reader that connects to an HAI Home Control System. www.  Swipe the card to activate pathway lighting and additional safety features.Access Control Limit admission to designated areas using HAI’s Access Control. Swiping a card can disarm the alarm.com 7 . release the door lock.  Because each card or keytag is tied to a specific user all of the actions can also be customized for each individual user. change the temperature. light a pathway into the house. Use either a standard credit card sized Access Control Card or the convenient Access Control Keytag to access the system.homeauto.

Black. motion detection. or Touchscreen. Your lights can be accessed and controlled by telephone. Brown. sunrise. sunset. www. Set the mood for entertaining with the push of a button. • Most switches are offered in a multitude of colors. Touch one button to turn all lights in a room or house on/off. • Scene Switch and House Status Switch may have custom laser engraved buttons. Match Your Style • Most switches accommodate standard Decora- style Wallplates for unlimited faceplate options. Red. Magenta. and White.homeauto. add security for peace of mind. • LED indicator lights at the top of the switches can be programmed to glow Blue. Energy Savings Lighting control may be used to reduce energy consumption. Light a pathway to safely exit your home during a fire. Front door and driveway lights come on at dusk and turn off at a set time to save energy. Ivory. Light Almond. Lights can turn on automatically when you enter the home or room. Internet. HAI systems can automatically set lights to 90%. alarm activation. saving you money anytime a light is turned on. Dim lights as movie begins. Grey. Studies show that dimming a light by just 10% can save 10% of electricity and double the life of the bulb. door openings.com 8 8 . Expansion is easy! Add a table lamp or small appliance with a plug-in module. including Almond.Lighting Control Set Elegant Lighting Scenes to Match Your Lifestyle Lighting control can enhance the enjoyment and value of your home. Dim and control your home lighting by schedule. and contribute to savings on your energy bill. or turned off entirely. and turn off when leaving the home. using the convenient remote control. and more.

Smartphone. Heating and cooling accounts for as much as half of a home’s energy usage. you can control ceiling and ventilation fans for comfort and energy efficiency.ENERGY STAR® www. call your system to set temperatures and lights to comfortable levels. Your HAI home control system can turn off lights. The Omnistat2 thermostat learns the heating and cooling patterns of your home for maximum efficiency and comfort. Log into your home anytime via the Internet with Snap-Link or WL3 for Windows® Home Server to control energy usage and change your temperature and light settings. flourescent lights. the Internet. garages. electric water heaters and pumps when the house is unoccupied.com 9 . lights and Omnistat family thermostats may be controlled locally. basements. and electic hot water heaters. When connected to an HAI home control system. wine cellars. Additionally. The average home spends about $1900 annually on energy bills.homeauto.Energy Management Want to keep your home comfortable while saving money on your energy bill? With HAI products. or via a Touchscreen. Water temperature sensors may be used to supervise and manage pool or spa temperatures. greenhouses. Or use Snap-Link Mobile on your Smartphone to graphically view and control your home. or coolers. you can minimize the use of electricity and reduce bills with temperature and lighting control based on time of day or occupancy of your home. HAI offers temperature and humidity sensors for temperature based control of attics. If you are leaving early from work. or a telephone. . Load Control Modules (LCMs) help control the power consumption of high wattage loads such as pool pumps.

Update to the newest iPod or CD player at anytime by unplugging one cord. Listen to music from your living room CD player as you relax on your patio. and the kids jam away to rock upstairs! Or set them all to listen to the same source and volume. you have the ability to listen to different sources at the same time at different volume levels throughout your home. Use the audio sources you already own! HAI’s unique Remote Input Modules (RIM’s) allow you to easily plug in any source. while dad listens to the big game as he barbeques outside. • Use your telephone to page throughout the house. • Turn the entire system off when leaving the house. Use your CD remote to change songs or adjust volume without leaving the comfort of your lawn chair! Create party playlists on your PC and enjoy your tunes in the den. Control your audio system wirelessly via a remote control or wireless Touchscreen. With a home control system.homeauto.Whole Home Audio A Revolutionary Way to Enjoy Your Music With Hi-Fi by HAI. • Mute bedroom and outdoor zones when it’s bedtime. kitchen. you may coordinate your music with activities in the home. or poolside! Never miss a play! Listen to the big game throughout the house! www.com 10 . • Set every room to the iPod™ and preset the volumes for a party. Mom can listen to relaxing jazz on the satellite radio in the kitchen.

7 to be docked on a table top instead of a wall. audio. Consoles. surveillance video.homeauto. Touchscreens Telephone Access and Control Telephone Access is built-in to Omni controllers. temperatures.7 (5. Also available is a black stand that allows the OmniTouch 5. Call in to control or check status of your home. and Wireless Panic/ Alert Pendant available to interface with your HAI system. *Requires Ethernet enabled controller. Omni controllers are usually installed with at least one Omni Console. and it can be added to Lumina controllers using the Telephone Access Kit. and Lumina controllers are usually installed with at least one Lumina Keypad. A table-top docking cradle with charging capability is available for these Touchscreens. 4 Button Wireless Keypad. It is available in six colors. The OmniTouch 5. www. and much more. etc. HAI has a wireless 4 Button Keyfob.7 but features POE (Power over Ethernet) and allows for real-time information via RSS. Keypads. of a Lumina family controller.Interface Options HAI offers many options to access and control your HAI home control system. The Omni Console and Lumina Keypad are available with a built-in Speaker/ Microphone to be used in automation applications.7e* has all of the features of the 5. lighting. The Lumina Mode Switch allows for one-button changing of the lights. The OmniTouch 5.com 11 .7” screen) is installed in your wall and works with any HAI system. irrigation. audio. ventilation. and More The easy-to-use OmniTouch Touchscreens allow control of security. The OmniTouch Portable 8* (8“ screen) and OmniTouch Portable 10* (10” screen) are handheld Touchscreens that have Wi-Fi capability to communicate over the home network to the HAI system.

For Windows® Home Server 3 WL3 for Windows® Home Server* is an Add-in for a Windows Home Server that allows you to monitor and control your HAI Home Control System from any device with a web browser. and security on a television using a single Media Center remote control. and control whole home audio systems.homeauto. No onsite computer is needed. iPod Touch™. and security as easy as changing channels! Snap-Link Mobile* provides the ability to graphically control your home via a Smartphone or PDA that is running Windows® Mobile operating software. schedules. TSU9600. It makes changing lighting. temperatures. including an iPhone™. computer. lighting. With Pronto-Link*. www. Windows® Vista compliant.Interface Options Award-Winning Software TM HAI’s innovative. security and more on the go! Plug the Snap-Link USB key into any Windows® computer and it directly communicates through the secure Ethernet port on your HAI system at home. *Requires Ethernet enabled controller. You can access your home with any web browser. PDA. temperature. HAI’s Web-Link II software allows access and control of your HAI system over the Internet. etc. webcams. HAI Software Combo combines both Web-Link II and HAI Home Control for Windows® Media Center.  PC Access for End Users allows advanced users to setup and program your system on your PC. Snap-Link* is for quickly adjusting and checking lights. or TSU9400 Philips Pronto remote to control the home theater.com 12 . You can change user codes. and see the status of your home. temperatures and security settings. such as Hi-Fi by HAI. BlackBerry™. temperatures. HAI’s Home Control for Windows® Media Center is Vista-compatible software that runs on a Windows® Media Center computer for controlling lighting. Smartphone. adjust lights. use a TSU9800. temperature.

com/contact ) www.homeauto. Your HAI dealer can discuss and advise you as to what options are best for you.homeauto. installation. and service. and ask about HAI’s Builder Support Program ( http://www.com 13 .com/HowtoBuy ) • Contact an HAI Dealer to get a quote for installation of an HAI system BUILDERS • Contact your HAI Sales Territory Manager.homeauto.I Want It! What Is The Next Step? HAI’s products are designed and intended for professional sale. HOMEOWNERS • Use HAI’s website to search for HAI Listed Dealers ( http://www.