-Find top-rated Service Providers

Find Top-Rated Washington DC Home Automation Services

Angie's List helps you hire the best - and avoid the rest!

Home Automation Services to Avoid

174

Top Rated Home Automation Services

28

Prevent buyer's remorse with us

  • Over 3 million people trust Angie's List to help make the right choice
  • Be informed to avoid costly mistakes
  • Shop with us to ensure a fair price
  • Our complaint resolution team will help if a project goes bad
+See Verified Local Reviews

Over 16,892 reviews for
Washington DC Home Automation Services from people just like you.

A
"
showed up at 11am just as planned. Gave us options for hanging our flat screen from the wall and suggestions Price was right on as quoted." He was very professional. Work was completed. Looks great!

-JOHN P.

A
"I had an old Federal Pacific Electric main electrical panel and the house inspector had recommended that I had upgrade it. I was budgeting to do it later in the" year but I was having a problem with flickering lights in the house and called
to have
come take a look.
came out personally and spent about 2 hours going through and debugging things (without charging me!) before coming up with 2 suggestions: 1) They could start billing and going through all the connections in the house to track down the problem 2) They could replace the main breaker panel now (FPEs have been known to cause flickering) and if the flickering was still present they would do a few hours of free debugging work. I chose to do the second option. The crew came out ready to go on the scheduled date and did the job in under the estimated time (on the hottest day of the year so far!) The installation looks amazing, they really do make a bunch of metal look really d*** nice. Unfortunately the flickering was still present. The foreman came out (
's cousin) and did some work, replaced some breakers and found some really weird wiring problems (it looks like there is a shared hot somewhere.) It looks like a whole house rewire may be in our future but for now I replaced the light fixtures with
ones (the
didn't flicker, only the Halogen/Incandescent) and will be putting in AFCI breakers to protect myself against any potential arcing. I would absolutely recommend working with
for any electrical project and will be calling them when it comes time for a whole house rewire. (This was all after having another electrician come out and do one of the biggest hack jobs I have ever seen. That's another story for another time)

-Josh M.

+Shop, Schedule, and Save on Services

Shop, Search and Save from anywhere!

  • Offers are exclusively provided by highly rated companies
  • Angie’s List members have access to exclusive discounts on local services
  • Shop, schedule, and stay on top of progress from any device
  • Our 30 Day Refund Guarantee means you can buy with confidence!
+Join 2 Million People on Angie's List

Over 2 million people trust Angie's List.

  • Your Membership Includes:
  • Instant access to top rated businesses covering 700+ services
  • Our Complaint Resolution Team to help when a project goes bad
  • On-the-go access to our iPhone, Android, & iPad apps
Find top-rated Service Providers
See Verified Local Reviews
Shop, Schedule, and Save on Services
Join 2 Million People on Angie's List

Local Articles in Washington DC

Home automation

Home automation systems are the next generation of high-end consumer electronics. They allow users to program default settings for their home that match their own personal preferences and remotely manipulate certain appliances via smartphones and other remote technologies.

Millennials are changing how homebuilders design and construct new houses. (Photo by Jason Hargraves)
Builders - Homes, Home Automation

Emphasis is on ease, comfort as formal rooms lose favor

Angie's List
Appraisals - Real Estate, Architects & Building Design, Basement Waterproofing, Bathtub Refinishing & Liners, Biohazard Remediation, Builders - Garages/Barns/Sheds, Builders - Homes, Cabinet Making, Cabinet Refacing/Restoration, Carpentry - Unfinished, Carpentry - Woodworking, Carpet Sales/Installation/Repair, Chimney Caps, Chimney Repair, Chimney Sweep, Closets, Concrete - Leveling/Mudjacking, Concrete - Pouring & Repair, Concrete - Stamped & Decorative, Countertops, Deck Maintenance, Decks & Porches, Delivery Service, Dock Building & Repair, Doors, Drywall, Dumpster Service, Electrical, Epoxy Flooring, Excavating, Fireplaces, Floor Cleaning/Polishing/Waxing, Flooring Sales/Installation/Repair, Foundation Repair, Fountains, Garage Doors, Glass & Mirrors, Glass Block, Gutter Cleaning, Gutter Repair & Replacement, Handymen, Hardwood Flooring Sales/Installation/Refinishing, Hauling, Heating & A/C, Home Automation, Hurricane Shutters, Insulation, Land Surveying, Landscaping, Landscaping - Hardscaping & Pavers, Landscaping - Lakefront, Landscaping & Lighting, Lawn & Yard Work, Lawn Fertilization & Treatment, Lawn Irrigation, Lead Testing & Removal, Marble & Granite, Masonry, Mold Testing & Remediation, Moving, Painting - Exterior, Painting - Interior, Pest Control/Exterminating, Plumbing, Plumbing - Drain Cleaning, Pressure Washing, Radon Detection & Reduction, Remodeling - Basements, Remodeling - General, Remodeling - Kitchen & Bathroom, Remodeling - Modular & Mobile Home, Remodeling - Sunrooms & Patio Enclosures, Roof Cleaning, Roof Ice/Snow Removal, Roofing, Screen Repair, Septic Tank, Sewer Cleaning, Siding, Skylights, Stone & Gravel, Structural Engineering, Stucco, Tree Service, TV Service - Cable, TV Service - Satellite, Wallpaper Removal, Wallpapering, Window Cleaning, Window Tinting, Window Treatments, Windows, Windows - Egress, Windows - Safety & Security Film, Wrought Iron

Contractors say homeowners with this trait are the most satisfied with home improvement projects.

A reliable HVAC company can also offer advice on the best brand and specific home automation products for your situation, says Brown. (Photo courtesy of Angie's List member Jeffrey C. of Washington)
Home Automation, Heating & A/C

There are many things to consider when getting a new home automation system. One highly rated provider explains the ins and outs and who you should hire.

home automation smart control
Home Automation

Many homeowners want a home automation system, but some security and design flaws persist. See what the experts suggest to make your smart home smarter.

Home Automation reviews in Washington DC

A

Rating
We put it in and we installed it. It went really good. The cameras weren't that great because the internet had it really clear. We decided to suspend the cameras. The rest of it is just fine. It's really good. It's a self-install. It's a plug-and-play situation. It's great. It was just the cost of the deal. I had questions and I called them. They took care of it. They were very good. It was topnotch. Everything was just great. They're better than I would have probably hoped for. It was very high quality. They offered it as they said they would.
- Michael C.
C

Rating
Washington DC Home Automation Services Provider Name Locked
was very nice and the job was seemingly ok at the time. There were a few problems right from the beginning, though. He asked me how many inches above my dresser I wanted the TV (for the bedroom) and how many above the fireplace mantel (in the family room). I gave him a figure, and they were not hung at the location I requested. The problem was that my figure measured from the top of the dresser, e.g., to the bottom of the TV. Apparently,
Washington DC Home Automation Services Provider Name Locked
measured from the top of the dresser to the top of the molding that surrounds the screen of the TV. I think he should have clarified from where the measurements should be taken. I think a regular person (meaning, someone who is not a videophile or in the business) would not use the actual screen but the TV itself.
The second problem that I noticed right away was that he (or his electrician) drilled holes into my walls in the wrong places and just left them there. They didn't patch the holes - or even tell me about the holes in my wall and the missing paint. That's just wrong. A professional would have told me about them and either fixed them, offered to pay for them to be fixed, or taken money off the bill. This one really was upsetting, as I had just had the room painted. (As an aside, I learned when they were in the middle of the installation that the electrician who did the work was unlicensed. I would have liked to have known that, as an unlicensed electrician is someone I would never normally hire.)
Third, he wouldn't tell me how to program the remote; I specifically asked to be taught. He said no because it was confusing. I am not easily confused, and if any of the programming was incomplete or something happened to the programming, it would have been nice to know how to do it. In fact, later I realized that he didn't program every command from my prior remote control into the new one, and I had no idea how to add the commands. I wasn't given any users manual that explained how to do it, either.
The problems I found later included:
I received no manual or instructions on how to work the tuner. I cannot change a radio station! He put in some "favorite" stations for me, but I am unable to listen to any other stations! This is truly frustrating. I am pretty good at figuring out how to use things - often without even looking at a manual -- but it isn't like this tuner has a dial or a button that is labeled. I've tried every button, every dial. Nothing changes the station. Obviously, it is possible. But nothing I have tried has worked. Since I spent lots of money on this thing, it would have been nice to be able to use it. I still can't use it!
I have no idea how to change the volume on the speakers on the deck. Again, I received no instructions on how to do it, and there was no manual explaining how to do it.
I did call
Washington DC Home Automation Services Provider Name Locked
on one occasion two years or so after the installation to ask a question, and I would like to add that he was very responsive in getting back to me.
Also, I am not entirely sure on the date, as it was quite a while ago, so my service date listed is approximate.


- Lisa H.
N

Rating
Perfect. Two techs; courteous and knowledgeable.

I have one of the techs in my contacts and I can text him any time even with little questions and he responds promptly.
- theresa S.
A

Rating
Two men came out and installed our new sound system.
1. Showed up on time!
2. Did the job and were very professional.
3. Cleaned up after the job was done.
4. Showed us how to use the system.
5. The owner called to make sure all was correct.
The best service provider I have used in a long long long time.
Excellent work.
- David F.
A

Rating
We received excellent service. The item we purchased was perfect for our needs. The salesperson who assisted us was very knowledgable.
- Darlene J.
B

Rating
Washington DC Home Automation Services Provider Name Locked
is great to work with and provides a significant level of expertise and professionalism.
He knows his stuff and is able to come up with solutions to complex automation problems.
I would easily recommend him for home theater and home automation needs.
-
Washington DC Home Automation Services Provider Name Locked

- Brian B.
A

Rating
Everyone from
Washington DC Home Automation Services Provider Name Locked
who handled the estimate & scheduling to the craftsman were friendly, professional, and responsive. They completed the work that needed done, were up front with costs & time, and provided an accurate and reasonable estimate. We would definitely recommend them to others.
- Theresa B.
A

Rating
I've been having issues with my wireless network off and on for several months.
Washington DC Home Automation Services Provider Name Locked
(
Washington DC Home Automation Services Provider Name Locked
) came to my home office and was able to diagnose and repair the issue within an hour. He also gave me some instructions on things I could do to avoid having the same problem happen again in the future. I would highly recommend
Washington DC Home Automation Services Provider Name Locked
's services to any individual or business who needs in-home or on-site technical repair services. He was very knowledgable and professional.
- Matt D.

Home Automation Services in Washington DC

Companies below are listed in alphabetical order. To view top rated service providers along with reviews and ratings, Join Angie's List Now!

1st Security

8480 Baltimore National Pike

4 Service Pros

2010 Corporate Ridge

5th Gen Group

8704 Garfield Street

911 Lock

13778 Lambertina Pl

Aegis Technologies

7609 Airpark Rd.

Afriel LLC

5928 Hixson Pike

Air Benders

23571 Pebble Run Pl

AK Security Solutions

29720 Quinkert St

Alarm.com

8150 Leesburg Pike

All Garages Doors

10107 Baltimore Ave

All Techs, LLC

9466 Georgia Avenue Suite 20

All Video and Sound

116 Slippery elm Dr

AMS Maryland

13300 Mid-Atlantic Blvd

ARH Electric

PO Box 3638

ASG Security

12301 Kiln Ct

Athio Technologies

10743 Fauntleroy Lane

Audio Buys Inc

13525 Wellington Cir

Audio Sound

12418 Cedar Lakes Dr

Audio Video Services

501 Kisconko Turn

AV Desigm.llc

5114 woodfield dr

AVID RESOURCES

1304 Garrison Ct NE

Benfield Electric of Virginia Inc.

12021 Wilton Meadows Ct

Bethesda Systems

4712 Rosedale Ave

Brad4Cad LLC

5657 Utrecht Rd

Brady Auto's LLC

4647 Hillside Rd SE Apt 3
Washington

Brickhouse Security

980 Avenue of the Americas

Brody Electronics

8407 Sego Lily Court

Buri Electric,LLC.

11654 Plaza America Dr

Cabinet Tronix

280 Trousdale Dr Ste A

Cable Connexions LLC

2201 Eastern Blvd.

Cabletek LLC

2426 Cloudcroft Square

Caldwell Consultant Group

16606 Peach Street

Commtech

19401 Breezedale Lane

Compcustomz LLC

51263 Fischer Park Dr.

Complete Enhancement, LLC

6103 Baltimore Avenue

Copple Construction, LLC

4205 Shannon Hill Rd

Crimpco

4311 Old Milford Mill Rd

Crossover AVS

7538 Axton Street

CSHI

12138 central ave

Custom Cable & Sound

671 Constellation Sq

Custom Runs Tech & A/V

5004 Honeygo Center Dr

Custom Works Audio / Video

10060 Spindle Foot Ct

D&D Technology LLC

2792 GRANITE WOOD CT

D&T Polishing, LLC

7406 Robin Road

Daughtry Electric

7211 Clifton Road

DC Audio Video LLC

12602 Bluhill Rd

Design Builders Inc.

8315 North Brook Lane,Suite 205

DESIGN TECH ELECTRONICS, INC

2170 Old Washington Rd Ste 101

Devcon Security

14700 E Flint Lee Rd

Digital Home Theater

4740 Wermuth Wy

DIGITRON COMMUNICATIONS

6355 TOPANGA CANYON BLVD

Divine Connections,LLC

530 Brisbane Rd.

Door Doctor Inc

22590 Relocation Dr

Eastern Safe & Lock Inc

6826 Hill Park Dr

ECCN Inc.

9207 Enterprise Court Ste. E1

Edge Energy

6854 Distribution Dr

Elec Pros - Baltimore Electricians

242 South Washington Street

Electrical Innovations

9224 Hornbaker Rd

Elev8Security.com

22523 Winding Woods Way

EnSTech

508 K ST NW
Washington

Eveleigh Audio Video

711 Cobbler Pl

Frontpoint

1568 Spring Hill Rd

G-11 Enterprises, Inc.

13211 Chalfont Ave

Geoff'd

4301 Wynnwood dr.

Glebe TV Inc

46000 Old Ox Rd

GRAFFITI AUDIO VIDEO

4914 WISCONSIN AVE NW
Washington

GuardMe Security

45 Hwy 34 N

HARRIS ELECTRIC

7157 GATEWAY CT

Home Performance Solution

5765F Burke Centre Pkwy

Kevson Services Group

5728 Industry Ln

Keyed In LLC

4401A Connecticut Ave NW
Washington

LaMere & Associates

25420 Jarl Dr

Link Interactive

3293 Harrison Blvd

Livewatch Security

522 W Bertrand Ave

Locksmith Greenbelt

45 Hanover Parkway

Luna Tech, llc

14001-C Saint Germain Dr.

Moore Construction Group LLC

7200 Fullerton Road

MyDVDTransfer.com

731 Elden St

MyerConnex

7609 Airpark Rd

National Security, Inc.

10410 Main Street

Out of Sight Service

2949 Prosperity Avenue

Parrish Services Inc

7865 Coppermine Dr

Protect Your Home

3750 Priority Way S Dr

Quality Electric Service Inc

7229 Little River Tpke

R.R.F. Solutions LLC.

3704 Penderwood Dr.

RACON Electrical LLC

11220 Gambrill Park Road

RAE ENTERTAINMENT

9704 Woodyard Cir

Rockville Interiors

5414 Randolph Rd

S & R Electric, Inc.

8665 Sudley Rd.

SciFiHomes Inc

PO Box 308

Security Associates

113 Old Padonia Road

SRU, LLC

5609 Gloria Dr.

Staples Electric LLC

12564 Summit Manor Dr

TECH-HAT, LLC

540 Monet dr

TechMedx

6503 Sydenstricker Road

Tek Solusion

2703 MEMORIAL STREET

Ultra Guard Security Systems

17700 Muncaster Road

Unticorp Inc

12819 Talley Ln

VA Home Electronics

3102 Nestlewood Dr

Vintage Security

8220 A Stayton Dr

Shop Local Home Automation Services in Washington DC

Washington DC Zip Codes

Join Angie's List to get the best local reviews in Washington DC.

What Does My Membership Include?
  • Instant access to reviews for 700+ services
  • Exclusive service discounts - up to 70 percent off!
  • Top-notch support from our live call center
How does Angie's List work?
1. Say you need a Home Automation Service
2. Angie's List has tons of detailed, local reviews.
3. Find a winner, and book them.
4. Angie's List is there to resolve any issues.
CBS
Good Morning America
Fox News
USA Today
The Wall Street Journal
MSN money