Content about Automation

August 3, 2012

Leviton has announced the purchase of Home Automation Inc. (HAI), a privately held company that provides controls for residential and light commercial applications. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. HAI will enhance Leviton’s current home automation offerings by offering homeowners solutions that combine security, energy management and entertainment controls in user-friendly applications.

November 29, 2011

Demand in the U.S. for heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment is projected to increase 5.1 percent annually to $16.8 billion in 2015, according to a study just released by The Freedonia Group, a Cleveland-based market research firm.

July 20, 2011

An article in the PatriotLedger.com reported that hardware and appliance stores say air conditioner supplies are dwindling.

A heat wave across the United States is making air conditioning a high-priority home improvement project. The newspaper quotes one Massachusetts retailer saying: "I would think there won't be anything left by Thursday or Friday." 

June 10, 2008

Home centers and hardware stores are scrambling to keep up with the demand for air...