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Total Selection of URC® Total Control® Joins Capitol Line-up

EAGAN, MN, March 31, 2015 – Capitol, the leading consumer electronics distribution source for residential systems and light commercial contractors as well as CE dealers, e-tailers and premium incentive resellers, today announced that it now offers all of the core components of URC’s Total Control whole-house, IP-based control system. With Total Control, consumers can start with A/V system basics including a Blu-ray player and a display, and build up to whole-house audio, lighting, security, HVAC control and more, all with the utmost in simplicity.

URC Total Control products comprise a comprehensive home control system.

Included in the mix are the MRX-10 advanced network system controller,

DMS-1200 multi-zone network amplifier, SNP-2 streaming network player, and a variety of control devices.

“URC’s Total Control is in high demand from our leading customers,” said Curt Hayes, Capitol’s President and CFO. “Total Control is so advanced and easy to implement that it’s become one of the leading control solutions for dealers who want to give their clients a simple system that is modular, easy to grow, and consistently reliable.”

Total Control empowers dealers with innovative, affordable control solutions. Designed from the ground up to be complete, seamless and user-friendly, Total Control delivers a rock solid, integrated platform that is straightforward to install and program, giving the end-user such conveniences as Event Timers, Room Linking and unfettered audio streaming and synchronization as part of the package.

“Capitol’s customer base is on the front line in some of the most demanding regions in the country,” commented Scott Srolis, National Sales Director, URC. “It’s no surprise that Total Control resonates with dealers who rely on products that are easy to use with practically no returns.”

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About Capitol

Capitol is the leading distribution source for residential systems contractors, retailers, PRO AV contractors, and premium incentive resellers who are looking for home theater, telephone, integrated home systems, and commercial AV products. The company is famous for taking a 360-degree approach to its business, offering retailers high-quality products at competitive prices, plus hands-on application training, expert technical help and unmatched customer service. Capitol offers hundreds of application-based education courses throughout the year, including filled-to-capacity classes at CEDIA and other industry events, in addition to “on campus” programs at the company’s headquarters as well as the company’s web site. For further information, visit the company’s web site at, or call 1-800-467-8255. Media inquiries should be directed to Adam Sohmer; Sohmer Associates, LLC; 347-497-4965; [email protected].

About URC

Celebrating 25 years of leadership in controls and home automation.

URC is a privately held American company dedicated to providing superior control products for homes, businesses, cable service providers and OEM partners. Founded in 1989 and headquartered in Harrison, NY, URC has sold over 100 million remote controls in the last 10 years alone, and is an emerging force in whole-house control with its Total Control® line of products. URC has built its reputation by delivering exceptional levels of quality, training, reliability and support to its customers. Learn more about URC at, Facebook and YouTube.