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Dave Tkachuk: DC Home Systems welcomes newest team member We are incredibly fortunate to have brought Dave Tkachuk on board as our Design and Engineering Manager. With DC Home Systems, Dave continues his life long contributions in the field of technology, design and engineering. A graduate of University of Massachusetts Lowell with a B.S. in Physics, Dave… Read More


Malware Alerts

Malware Attacks Are Costly And Disruptive-Stay Protected! There are several new malware threats that have made their way into the public already this year. We will continue to see malware in 2017 that has never been seen before and more sophisticated file-less malware (RAM malware). Coders of these malicious programs continue to become more creative… Read More


Baltimore Maryland

Baltimore Maryland in the summer is a hot, complex and uniquely beautiful city. We made it our home for 7 weeks as we upgraded and updated the home automation system of an incredible suburban retreat. Every time someone asks me how I’ve been or what I’ve been up to I have places to talk about.… Read More


DC Home Systems’ Solutions Simplify Seacoast Homes Smart homes are at the forefront of tech news today. Many people are interested in how to enter into the next generation of technology at home. You may wonder, ‘Will our house really be like the Jetsons?’ and ‘Exactly what is a “smart thermostat”?’ DC Home Systems can… Read More


Please think of the first few things that come to mind when someone says “stereo” or “home theater”. Likely somewhere near the top of your list will be: big speakers, ugly wiring, huge TV, stack of equipment, complicated to use. For something that is supposed to entertain us, the list of negatives can be quite… Read More


One of the more interesting photos in the CEDIA.net blog article 24 Behind-the-Scene Photos of CES shows an arrangement of 4 extremely high resolution displays which create a virtual window. Toshiba’s virtual window, as goofy as this may sound, we have seen and used this application in a few scenarios: Interior rooms that have no… Read More


Every consumer audio/video product has a remote control and once you have 3 or 4 devices attached to your TV, you have a coffee table full of remotes. Do you have too many remote controls in your home? Each device will claim how easy it is to use but when combined with the other devices,… Read More