Taylor Morrison and Legrand Redefine Home Automation with Interactive Home 2.0™

Mar 15, 2016, 09:05 ET from Taylor Morrison

HOUSTON, March 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Taylor Morrison, a leading national homebuilder and developer, and Legrand®, a global leader in high-performance network infrastructure hardware, have partnered to revolutionize household automation through the launch of Taylor Morrison's newest high-tech product, the Interactive Home 2.0™.

The new Interactive Home 2.0™ features Intuity™ Home Intelligence, an intuitive home automation system by Legrand. With its in-wall interface and applications for tablets and mobile devices, users can effortlessly control their comfort, security, lighting and entertainment within their homes.

The Intuity™ Home Intelligence system takes in-home automation to the next level with innovative features that enhance the homeowner's ability to connect and customize their living experience.

"This takes Taylor Morrison homeownership to the next level," said Jim Ellison, vice president of sales and marketing for the company's Houston division. "The Interactive Home 2.0™ is a compelling look into the future of homebuilding, showcasing integrated, state-of-the-art technology that seamlessly elevates everyday life."

The Interactive Home 2.0™ offers many options, including high-fidelity multi-room audio, that delivers content from personal iTunes collections as well as Internet Radio Services to different areas in the home, video door entry, garage door control, indoor and outdoor camera monitoring, home intercom and automated lighting for complete lighting and outlet control. The third-party integrated systems ensure complete comfort including a security alarm system, digital door locks and indoor temperature control, which also reduces power usage.

The reinvented Interactive Home 2.0™ is an upgraded highly-functional smart home design, created with a focus on the future of homebuilding and the demand for integrated, high-tech homes.

In true partnership with Legrand, the increased capabilities of the new Interactive Home 2.0™ will be available in the Taylor Morrison Houston market beginning March 4, 2016.

Now, homeowners can establish a central location for their Intuity™ Home Intelligence system with an optional in-wall Command Center. With the mounted iPad®, it offers a consistent interface identical to the Intuity™ smartphone and tablet applications, plus a built-in intercom, access to commonly used functions and digital audio control.

"Intuity™ enables homeowners to have full control over each aspect of the home at the touch of a button," said Fritz Werder, GM and vice president, Nuvo and On-Q product lines. "Each advanced feature in the Interactive Home 2.0™ delivers automated home living at its finest."

About Taylor Morrison

Taylor Morrison Home Corporation (NYSE: TMHC) is a leading national homebuilder and developer who was recently recognized as Lifestory Research's 2016 America's Most Trusted™ Home Builder. Based in Scottsdale, Arizona we operate under two well-established brands, Taylor Morrison and Darling Homes. We serve a wide array of consumer cohorts from coast to coast, with a focus on first-time, move-up, luxury, active lifestyle and 55 plus buyers. In Texas, Darling Homes builds communities with a focus on individuality and custom detail while delivering on the Taylor Morrison standard of excellence.

For more information about Taylor Morrison and Darling Homes, please visit www.taylormorrison.com or www.darlinghomes.com.

About Legrand

Legrand is the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures.  Its comprehensive offering of solutions for use in commercial, industrial and residential markets makes it a benchmark for customers worldwide.  Innovation for a steady flow of new products with high added value is a prime vector for growth.  Legrand reported sales of $6.0 billion in 2014.  Legrand has a strong presence in North America, with a portfolio of well-known product lines that include C2G, Cablofil, Electrorack, Middle Atlantic, Nuvo, On-Q, Ortronics, Pass & Seymour, Quiktron, Vantage, Watt Stopper, and Wiremold.  Legrand is listed on Euronext Paris and is a component stock of indexes including the CAC40, FTSE4Good, MSCI World, ASPI, Corporate Oekom Rating and DJSI (ISIN code FR0010307819). www.legrand.com.

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