We are still not 100% happy with the automation solutions on the market. They each have their own areas of weakness which leaves our pursuit of perfection wanting. We are looking into a new solution from Loxone, which seems to be a large manufacturer in Europe that we have yet to try. Check them out at https://www.loxone.com/enus/ and we will post updates as we test the products.
Matthew Mathis has designed home technology systems since 2003 and has been involved in construction even longer. This site used to be devoted to this company but it now it is a place for me to rant and rave.