Smart Home Automation

Imagine being able to easily control every aspect of your house at the touch of a button…

Would you like to be able to easily control all the systems in your home – lighting, climate control, shades, TVs, audio, theater and security with a single, simple interface? You can! All you have to do is give us a call and we can guide you along the path to an automated home that’s easy to use. Check us out in downtown St. Pete – we have a system on display that you can experience first hand for yourself.

Features of smart home automation include:

  • The ability to control your home’s systems with a remote or a smartphone
  • A single touch can lower shades, dim lights, turn on your home theater and start a movie
  • Control of your lights, temperature and security cameras while you’re away from home
  • Access and record security footage from your smartphone

Multi Room Audio

Enjoy listening to music seamlessly throughout your home or office.

Music in every space…  Jazz in the master suite, easy listening in the kitchen and a party out by the pool!  Our specialists can design a system that lets everyone in your home to listen to what they want, where they want it.  You can have it all.  And all with the touch of a button.

 Some features of multi-room audio include:

  • Flush in-ceiling and in-wall speakers that are designer friendly
  • Independent room volume levels
  • Simple control options like in-wall keypads, touchpanels or handheld remotes
  • Centralized equipment means no black boxes in every room

Home Theater

Home theater can give you the movie theater experience at home (overpriced popcorn not included).

We love planning and designing home theater systems!  Whether you want a simple living room setup or an elaborate and dedicated media room, we can accommodate.  From hidden speakers paired with a wall mounted TV to huge projection screens and with studio quality tower speakers, the possibilities are endless.  Your imagination and our expertise combine to bring your vision to life – your way, with your style.  We can’t be held responsible if you never want to leave your house again!

Some features of your home theater can include:

  • The latest HD and 4K displays and projectors
  • Audiophile grade speakers and equipment
  • Automated shades that lower when you start a movie
  • Endless options to fit any style and budget

Light Control

Millions of people have discovered that lighting control saves energy and money, and provides convenience and comfort.

At BBD Life Style, we’re green!  We can design a lighting control system that can give you the ability to create ambiance in your home that feels luxurious but actually saves you money.  Cut back on your energy bill with easy control of your home’s lighting with scheduling, remote access and dimming capabilities.

Lighting control solutions include:

  • One room or an entire home
  • Control choices include handheld remotes, touchpanels and smartphones
  • Schedule lights to turn on or off at different times of day
  • Dimmers that control any lights – from ceiling cans to table lamps
  • Control your lights from anywhere in the world with a smartphone or tablet


What if you could check in on your home whenever you wanted, regardless of where you were?

You can, with a security camera system that’s tied in with your automated home.  Check out who’s at the front door, keep an eye on your kids and get a look at that shady spot in the backyard at the touch of a button.  We can design a system that covers your house – inside and out if you want.  Peace of mind.  And all in High Definition.

Security solutions include:

  • Remote access of your cameras when you’re away
  • Night vision cameras that can see in the dark
  • Many camera choices – inside, outside, weatherproof, wide-angle, zooming
  • Review footage from yesterday, last night or last week

Motorized Shades & Blinds

Our sister company, Blinds by Design, offers a variety of window treatments that can integrate into your automation system.  Roller shades, blinds, shutters – you name it, we’ve got it.  There is a wide variety of fabrics, styles, colors and shapes, truly something for every room in your house.  Our showroom in downtown St. Pete has shades on display, and we keep catalogues of colors and fabrics for you to choose from. Stop in and see us today!

Enjoy the many benefits of motorized shades and blinds:

  • Energy savings – reduce air conditioning costs by shading your windows
  • Privacy
  • Convenience – operate with a remote or with a smartphone
  • Both wired and battery operated options are available