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Colorado's Premiere Smart Home Design Expo, SmartXplained, is coming to ListenUp Colorado Springs Saturday, May 6th 2023.

Are you curious about Smart Home Technology? Do you want to make your home smarter and life simpler?  Start by joining ListenUp at SmartXplained from 10:00AM - 3:00PM on Saturday, May 6th and experience how much simpler smart home technology can make your life. 

Interactive and informative workshops will be presented by ListenUp’s knowledgeable technical staff as well as many of the major manufacturers in smart home technology. Each session includes a 20 minute presentation with Q&A to follow. RSVP required through Eventbrite. Sessions include:

Bright Ideas for Smart Lighting

Lighting control adds a dramatic element to your home and gives you the optimum light for every activity. Learn how an automated lighting control system offers the ultimate convenience while saving both energy and money by providing the proper lighting only when needed. By the end of this seminar you will have the knowledge to determine which type of smart lighting is best for your budget and needs. Bright Ideas for Smart Lighting is being offered at 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM.

Safe & Smart: The Connected Home

A professionally installed surveillance system can offer you 24/7 peace of mind. Staying connected to your home from miles away through your phone, giving you more freedom than ever before. In this class you will learn the benefits of having a fully connected home from cameras and locks to lighting and audio/video. Safe & Smart: The Connected Home is being offered at 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM.

Building the Wireless Home

The first step in creating a wireless home is ensuring you have the proper infrastructure. Now that wireless devices are such an integral part of home entertainment and automation, a strong and reliable network is extremely necessary. You will understand different wireless technologies and walk away with the knowledge that even in the wireless age a connected home requires wires. Building the Wireless Home is being offered at 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, and 2:00 PM.

The Science of Home Theater

Lights, Camera, Action! Find out how to bring the movie theater experience straight into your home. From speaker selection and room acoustics to seating design and temperature control, there are an abundance of things to consider when creating your own one-of-a-kind home theater. The Science of Home Theater is being offered at 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, and 2:00 PM.

Your Sound Can Look Great Too

The concept of a home theater has evolved throughout the years. In this workshop you’ll learn how creating an audio/video experience in your living room doesn’t have to be difficult or pricey. Creating an upgraded entertainment system can be simple once you consider sight, sound, and aesthetic. Your Sound Can Look Great Too is being offered at 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, and 2:00 PM.

Techorating 101: Smart Shades, Blinds and Window Treatments

Custom shades, blinds, and window coverings do more for your home than block unwanted light, they also offer one of the largest design elements. You shouldn’t be afraid to make window treatments the elegant centerpiece of your home. Learn the additional money savings and security you can gain by having the ability to adjust your shades on your mobile device, tablet, or simply with your voice. Techorating 101: Smart Shades, Blinds, and Window Treatments is being offered at 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, and 2:00 PM.

RSVP for SmartXplained Here

Ticket is free and includes free, educational smart home seminars, breakfast, lunch and beverages, and the change to win a Control4 Universal Remote to help make all of your smart home dreams come true! Do you have more questions about SmartXplained? Check out our FAQs here.

About ListenUp

ListenUp is the Rocky Mountain West’s leading dealer, designer, and installer of high-end audio/video and smart home control systems. We also serve as one of the most influential independent consumer electronics dealers in the country, as evidenced by numerous industry accolades, including the 2022 CEPro Smart Home of the Year Award and co-founder Walt Stinson’s induction into the Consumer Electronics Hall of Fame.

ListenUp employs the most CEDIA-certified technicians in the nation, to create an end-to-end, white glove customer experience. ListenUp has product/design retail showrooms in Denver, Boulder, Colorado Springs, and Albuquerque, as well as dedicated Commercial Integration, Institutional Sales, and E-Commerce Divisions.

If you have questions about SmartXplained, or would like your company to be involved in the day, send an email to smartxplained@listenup.com.