ONYX House

The ONYX House provides an entry level ‘smart home’ for a typical four bedroom houses. This includes the control of lighting, shades and heating, and may be extended to include intelligent building management capabilities.

Features that distinguish the ONYX House include occupancy and time based lighting and energy sensitive heating, combined with time and light level based shading.  These can all be managed from a mobile phone or tablet.

The switches are finished using the GIRA Esprit range of cover frames; their legends are supplied based on the standard configuration but may be customised or engraved on request. A comprehensive range of matching GIRA wall sockets can also be supplied on request.

The ONYX House options include:

  • AccessControl – integration with an audio/video door entry system to display who is at the door and control access
  • BuildingManagement – remote building control and monitoring based on user defined criteria to manage the home and its energy consumption.
  • EstateManagement – irrigation management using weather and soil sensing to control irrigation pumps, potentially combined with rain water harvesting.