Control4 donates hardware to ABC makeover show


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SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 16, 2005--Control4 announced today that it donated a home automation system to an Alma, Ark., family for the Aug. 14 episode of ABC's "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition." With Control4 products, the Nick family will be able to conveniently manage their new home theater system, as well as music and lighting with wireless touchscreens and remote controls.

"It was our pleasure to work with 'Extreme Makeover: Home Edition' and Arkansas' Bedford Homes on this project for the Nick family," said Will West, chief executive officer of Control4. "Control4 products are bringing the lifestyle benefits and security of home automation to the average homeowner for the first time. We believe the ease and convenience of our products will greatly enhance the Nicks' quality of life."

Control4 products offer today's homeowners a convenient, affordable solution that addresses entertainment, security, convenience and comfort needs. The company is the first to deliver next-generation wireless products based on the 802.15.4 standard (also known as ZigBee). ZigBee is the new industry standard for cost-effective mesh networking and is supported by a broad consortium of companies. Integrated with Control4 products, it enables reliable, cost-effective monitoring and control of devices throughout the home.

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