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Justin Rhodes

Managing Director
Chris Lewis Smarthome

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Justin worked in the automotive sports car and racing industry for 13 years, having enjoyed working on projects for Jaguar, Aston Martin, Volvo and for Formula 1 teams. He is currently studying for an MBA at Oxford Brookes University, and is a keen classical musician who is regularly found playing percussion for many of the local orchestras.

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Chris Lewis Smart Home specialises in providing home automation and building control solutions to enhance your property and transform the way you use your home or business. Their high end home automation systems are designed with ease of use in mind, and are the perfect way to integrate the technology and electronics of your home into one simple network.

Creating bespoke smart homes is their speciality combining exceptional design, the latest technology and equipment from some of the most prestigious brands, home automation system from Chris Lewis Smart Home will make life simpler, smarter and easier to manage.

Create a truly smart office environment, save your business money, and improve your company’s green credentials with integrated lighting and climate control, security and access control, audio-visual equipment and meeting management systems.

With building automation technology, they can enhance any office space to work smarter. Whether your goal is to create a comfortable working environment where employees can flourish with minimum distraction and increased productivity, or to wow visitors with a distinctly hi-tech, environmentally-friendly facility, they can help.

Their integration experts have a wealth of experience and can offer independent advice to help you develop your smart home or commercial project.

Clients include Oxford University, Historic Royal Palaces, Shakespeare’s Trust, local developers and many private homeowners.

Their sister company, Chris Lewis Fire & Security is a leader in innovative fire and security solutions.

They are recognised as the number one provider of fire and security installations for domestic and commercial premises in Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, West London and surrounding areas.

They are recognised across the industry for their IT expertise, and won the Security Excellence Awards for IT innovation, specialising in using technology to integrate fire and security installations. And because they constantly review new products on the market, they advise clients on the latest fire and security technology, such as IP-based products, fibre optics, digital CCTV, and biometric access control.


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