With many tech-savvy homeowners keen to embrace the benefits of an automated home at an affordable price, major US home controls company, INSTEON®, has all the answers with the European launch of its easy to set up and install range of devices. Using INSTEON®, you can easily control appliances and systems within your home from your PC, Mac, tablet or smartphone.

Cleverly and simply designed so you can install it yourself, without the need for additional wiring,  INSTEON®offers a reliable and affordable home automation solution. It can link together and activate light switches, thermostats, motion sensors, home appliances and more which can be operated using a property’s existing mains power network combined with wireless radio frequency technology. On a power line, INSTEON®devices are also compatible with legacy X10 products.

An INSTEON®network can be used for a wide variety of automated applications, which can be controlled using discrete hand-held remotes. These include: :

  • Lighting - remote control, On/Of, Dim/Bright and Scene lighting
  • Appliances - On/Off control helps save energy and money
  • HVAC - remote control of Heating and Air Conditioning (HVAC)
  • Security - detects when someone is in your home
  • Energy - monitor, control and save on your energy usage

By adding the INSTEON®Hub to your system then downloading the app and adding modules to suit your home, you can access and control your network from anywhere in the world.

Control signals are simultaneously sent using your home’s mains wiring and the INSTEON® wireless network.  At the same time, all INSTEON®devices act as repeaters ensuring the signals get to the furthest reaches of your home - without any dead-spots. All INSTEON®devices are ‘peers’, meaning that any device can transmit, receive or repeat other messages without requiring a master controller or complex routing software.

With its simple installation and setup process and robust communication, INSTEON®has fast become the industry standard in efficient home and building automation in the USA. Plug-in and in-wall modules make it possible to add wireless control to any appliance in your home without having to hire a specialist electrical contractor.

“INSTEON® uses a unique, dual-band approach to provide unrivalled reliability. Using the existing mains wiring in the home combined with radio-frequency communication, our devices allow you to manage your home the way you want. Easy to install and set up, we can give you more control in your home and make life safer, more energy efficient and much more fun,” says Joe Dada, CEO of INSTEON®.

INSTEON®products are available in Europe through and retailers including BMB Electronics and Marmitek, with customers able to purchase individual products to create their own bespoke system. A hub is priced at £99.99 with plug-in and dimmer modules available from £39.99 each.

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For further information, please contact:

Jeff Hayward or Simon Bennett

Wildwood Public Relations      

The Stables, Meadow Court    

Faygate Lane, Faygate

West Sussex   

RH12 4SJ, United Kingdom    

Tel : 44 (0)1293 851115       

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Developed in Irvine, California, the award-winning INSTEON remote control product line has a growing list of devices, from lamp dimmers to thermostats and LED bulbs. INSTEON delivers the fastest, most reliable wireless device communication in the industry with its innovative dual-band and simulcast mesh technology. INSTEON’s European products are now available online at and (coming soon to Also available through select distributors including BMB Electronics, Marmitek and Envious Technology. For more information about INSTEON® technology and the new global product line, please visit