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Published: Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:33:07 -0500

 



Home Renovation Tips to Enhance Your Movie-Watching Experience

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 08:07:10 -0500

It is a dream of every movie-lover to have a home theatre. Now, you can make it a reality with these useful home renovation tips. Enhance your movie-watching experience and save money by avoiding frequent visits to the local movie theatre.



Why Do You Need A Professional For Home AV Installation?

Tue, 09 Aug 2016 10:32:56 -0500

They not only provide home theater systems, audio video system and other electronic entertainment appliances but also provide installation and repairing services. If you want to have a dedicated TV room and want a state of art movie or TV watching experience, then all you need is AV installation.



Choosing the Right Smart TV

Tue, 26 Jul 2016 07:25:48 -0500

Your smart TV is on its last legs and the time has come to buy another. This seems like an easy decision, but TV buying can be a very complicated task. You need to arm yourself with information before ever setting foot inside a television showroom. You need to have a smart TV buying guide for you to make the right choice.



Understanding Speaker Specifications

Tue, 19 Jul 2016 13:16:51 -0500

Speaker enclosure - A speaker unit does not exist without its enclosure. The enclosure can be a dedicated wooden or plastic box in the case of free standing speakers, or the cavity created between a drywall and a concrete wall in the case of in-wall speakers. The size of a speaker enclosure should be related to the room size.



Criteria to Choose the Best Outdoor Speakers

Fri, 08 Jul 2016 14:52:41 -0500

With the advancement of technology and gadgets resized to fit the grip of the hand, Bluetooth Speakers have been in the public eyes more than ever. These are one of the most sought after before heading for a trip. They are portable, easy to use, and sometimes even multi-functional.



Choosing An Acoustic Consultancy - What Should Matter?

Wed, 22 Jun 2016 08:01:44 -0500

Whether you are thinking about putting up an entertainment premises, business premises or residential premises, you might be required to adhere to sound insulation regulations that apply in your locality. You might also want to create private spaces that are free from noises for your tenants and this means putting in measures to keep noise interference minimal. Whatever your needs, an acoustic consultancy can come in handy in ensuring that your development is well insulated and passes any necessary test with your building regulatory body.



All About The Yamaha HTR-2067 AV Receiver

Mon, 20 Jun 2016 14:28:07 -0500

Read this guide to know more about the Yamaha htr-2067 AV receiver. When most people think of sound, they think of speakers, headphones and the like. An AV receiver doesn't exactly come to mind.



All About the Yamaha RX-V479 AV Receiver

Tue, 05 Apr 2016 10:29:53 -0500

This is a review of the Yamaha RX-V479 AV receiver for your home theater system. This article will tell you more about it, including its features.



What You Need to Think About Before Buying a Home Theater Projector

Tue, 23 Feb 2016 13:18:35 -0600

While setting up a projector for a home theater system can be challenging, the process can be simplified by keeping certain things in mind. This article discusses what you need to keep in mind when buying and installing a home cinema projector.



What to Look For When Buying an AV Receiver

Tue, 16 Feb 2016 14:27:59 -0600

An AV receiver is a consumer electronics unit used in a home theater. Its main purpose is to receive audio and video signals from a number of sources and process them to drive loudspeakers and a display.



The 4 Essential Tips to Keep in Mind While Taking Care of an LCD Television

Thu, 14 Jan 2016 08:23:14 -0600

An LCD television is something that is present in almost all households these days. It is an expensive appliance, and this requires special care to keep it functioning properly.



Should I Choose a Floor or Wall Mounted TV Stand?

Wed, 06 Jan 2016 12:53:03 -0600

When it comes to installing a great entertainment system in your home, there are plenty of options to choose from to customize your space into one where you can fully enjoy a superior visual and audio experience. An integral part of this space is a TV stand, a place where you can house several important components of your entertainment system.



Buying a Home Theater Projection Screen? 8 Things You Need To Know

Thu, 19 Nov 2015 11:05:46 -0600

I am sure, every Audio-Video lover dream of a home theater system with a giant projection screen. But buying a home theater projection screen can be daunting, if you don't have proper idea what exactly you are looking for. Here are 8 things you must know...



5 Things To Look For When Buying An Audio Visual Receiver

Fri, 06 Nov 2015 08:46:11 -0600

These 5 important steps will help you choose the best audio visual (AV receiver) without it gathering dust in your cabinet. Choose the best audio visual receiver to get the most out of your home theater system to make it a fully immersive experience to enjoy the celebration of visual richness from the latest movies, the deep booming bass mutter and the sweetness of the high notes through out the movie. There are many audio visual receivers out there, be informed and choose the best



What You Need To Know About Plasma Televisions

Tue, 22 Sep 2015 10:03:20 -0500

The television has really evolved over the years. From 3-inch screens to stocky-bulky contraptions, we've seen them all. The 21st century televisions feature compact designs and ship with high-definition displays for better, brighter and crisper images and sounds. Plasma televisions are just one of the many lining the shelves.



Guide On How To Test Your Amplifier

Thu, 10 Sep 2015 09:26:38 -0500

To ensure that you have bought a working amplifier, it's important that you test it before you part with your money. How To Test An Amplifier - You should start by passing power through the amplifier. For you to make the purchase you should ensure that it has the right voltage. For example, if the amplifier is designed for use in a car, it should have 12 volts.



Home Cinema Installation - Doing It Right

Tue, 08 Sep 2015 15:12:39 -0500

There's nothing like having the luxury of a dedicated cinema in your home. Whether a 5-seater home cinema room, or a 50-seater, unless you do a proper, professional audio visual installation, it will be money thrown down the drain.



Tips On How To Install Your Amplifier

Mon, 15 Jun 2015 10:48:27 -0500

Have you just bought an amplifier and want to install it? Here are tips on how to install it. Connecting It to the Preamplifier - A preamplifier is any device that houses the volume control and other switches. The preamplifier also process all the audio signals. In most cases, the preamplifiers are the receivers in a home theatre system. Before you connect your device you should ensure that all the devices are switched off. You should then locate the pre-out terminals which are usually located at the back of the preamplifier.



4K Ultra HD Technology at a Glance

Tue, 09 Jun 2015 05:45:29 -0500

4K Ultra HD Technology or 4K UHD TV is a high-quality TV technology that is four times better than normal 1080p screen quality. Eight million pixels would be super magical as compared to two million pixels quality.



Wall Mounting Your Own Flat Screen TV Is Easier Than You Think

Thu, 09 Apr 2015 13:02:08 -0500

Although most will agree that wall mounted flat panel HDTVs look cooler and save floor space opposed to those sitting on bulky consoles, a lot of people are still hesitant to mount their own TVs on the wall due to a lack of skill, fear of damaging their property, or unwillingness to pay for professional labor. In this article I demonstrate how easy the task can be using a corner-cantilever TV wall mount and some basic household tools.



Purchase Your Home Theater System Now and Watch March Madness in Style!

Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:58:55 -0600

Take advantage now of the sales on home theater systems so you can have your equipment installed in time for March Madness! The annual NCAA college basketball tournament has exploded with popularity in the last 25 years, spawning parties, events and sparse attendance at work on days when the most exciting teams play. Unlike the Super Bowl, which is just one day, or the World Series, which lasts at most about a week, March Madness runs every day from the First Four on March 21 to the Final Four on April 4, followed by the championship April 6. Many people don't want to miss any of the games, and many others will be unsatisfied watching them on the old flat-screen TVs they bought on sale a few years ago at their local electronics big-box store.



How To Diagnose Amplifier Tubes

Thu, 11 Dec 2014 06:04:01 -0600

Although, an amplifier aids in increasing the sound of your guitar or audio device, it tends to develop problems from time to time. The main problem that faces amplifiers is failure of the tubes to work. There are two types of tubes: power and preamp tubes. Power tubes propel signals out of the amp's speaker while preamp tubes boost and shape the incoming signal. When the tubes have problem, there are inconsistencies in the sound coming out of the amp.



Best Possible Solutions For Your TV Mounting Needs

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 07:24:51 -0600

Setting up a television or a projector is not something that everybody can do correctly. The same goes for cabling and mounting in the right way. Wrong mounting of your television set can lead to damages and losses and this makes it very important to rely on professionals to handle your needs. Here is a list of things that professional communication companies can do for you as far as your TV mounting needs are concerned.



Choosing The Best Sound Bars Online For Your HDTV

Mon, 03 Nov 2014 08:01:18 -0600

The HDTV has to be one of the best inventions ever, but most of them come with mediocre speakers. Most people who purchase big flat screens want quality sound when watching movies or sporting events. You could go out and purchase a pricey home theater sound system with a bunch of speaker wires or the simpler option would be to get a sound bar.



Choosing The Best Sound Bars Online For Your HDTV

Mon, 03 Nov 2014 07:48:53 -0600

The HDTV has to be one of the best inventions ever, but most of them come with mediocre speakers. Most people who purchase big flat screens want quality sound when watching movies or sporting events. You could go out and purchase a pricey home theater sound system with a bunch of speaker wires or the simpler option would be to get a sound bar.



Understanding The Various Types Of Audio Amplifiers

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 06:20:27 -0500

Audio amplifiers play a major role in increasing the quality of sound from your system. As a result of technological advances, the units are of different types with the main types being: FET. This is a device that makes use of one or more field-effect transistors (FETs). The main advantage with the device is that it has high input impedance and low output impedance. Although, there are many devices under this category, the most famous is the MOSFET (Metal Oxide Semiconductor Field Effect Transistor).



Transforming Home Entertainment With Video Glasses

Tue, 07 Oct 2014 10:18:28 -0500

Home audio and video entertainment is important in the lives of many. The entertainment system that you choose for your home can make all the difference on how welcoming and comforting it is. It is what makes the difference between your home and office or any other place. Fortunately, the market has all kinds of options for retailers and individual consumers. The huge variety of entertainment systems makes it possible for everyone to find the best for the kind of entertainment needs they have. Apart from the systems, there are lots of accessories that can transform a system or an experience for good. Virtual video glasses are some of the best accessories that you will find in the market today.



Outdoor TV Options Compared

Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:15:08 -0500

When planning for an Outdoor TV or Digital Signage display you have 3 choices to compare, standard TV, Weatherproof TV, Outdoor TV Enclosure. I will attempt to give you a brief overview of the options.



The Basics of Home Theater Installation Are Changing, While Remaining Constant

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:31:41 -0500

It may sound confusing, but understanding consumer electronics is never easy as changes happen constantly. There may be a considerable amount of debate as to what component should take top priority when it comes to home theater installation. It is hoped that the answer could be simple, but it seem that technology is not always prepared to cooperate.



4 Things To Consider When Buying A Home Theater Receiver

Fri, 18 Jul 2014 06:17:46 -0500

A home theater receiver also known as an AV receiver is a device that provides you with inputs and outputs that you connect everything into. A good home theater receiver combines a turner for AM/FM, a preamp control, and a built-in-multi-channel amplifier and as a result it provides you with an easy and cost-effective way of centralizing your home theater system.



Taking Your LED Television Outside

Mon, 30 Jun 2014 12:45:50 -0500

LED (light-emitting diode) televisions feature very customizable backlighting and local dimming capabilities. Local dimming means that the lights located at the side or behind the LED screen itself can be individually adjusted to allow for even greater contrast and deeper dark tones.



Types of Television Screens

Fri, 27 Jun 2014 15:30:07 -0500

An LED (light-emitting diode) television is actually a kind of LCD (liquid crystal display) television. The difference is that whereas an LCD television uses a fluorescent backlight to create an image, an LED television has a more sophisticated backlight system.



LED Television Color Temperatures

Fri, 27 Jun 2014 15:30:05 -0500

Color temperature is said to be one of the most overlooked controls on LED televisions, yet the feature that allows you to dial in the most accurate color representation. Traditionally, if you set the color temperature on your LED television too high the color takes on a bluish tint; whereas if you underestimate the amount of color temperature for the displayed image then the picture takes on more of a reddish hue.



Smart Home Entertainment

Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:00:18 -0500

Smart Home Automation systems are not just for security and energy efficiency. You can automate your lighting, your stereo, your home entertainment systems and control them all easily through a beautiful touch pad display, or your phone or just a simple remote. There are a lot of options available in all manner of price ranges from easy to do it yourself, to advanced or custom installations.



6 Vital Steps for Mounting Rooftop Television Aerials

Wed, 11 Jun 2014 08:35:51 -0500

Rooftop television antennas are more beneficial than their indoor counterparts as they possess an obstructed view of the towers utilized by the local TV networks for transmitting free signals. It is important for a cable attached to an antenna to have connection to the TV set in a home. This involves a straightforward procedure and the use of some tools that may be present in most homes. Also, hardware store supplies may be needed. The following are the steps in setting up a rooftop television antenna.



Why Outdoor TV Aerials Are More Beneficial Than Indoor TV Aerials

Thu, 05 Jun 2014 08:23:56 -0500

Mounting a TV aerial outdoor is better than mounting one indoors. Usually, outdoor TV aerials offer more benefits in terms of functions than their indoor counterparts. Therefore, if you want to have a better TV aerial at home, you can switch to outdoor aerials. These aerials ensure that you won't be watching a bad quality TV reception.



Multi-Room Audio: You Have Many Options

Wed, 04 Jun 2014 13:12:06 -0500

Why Choose a Whole House Audio system? Most people choose to have a whole house system because it allows them to take their music and audio with them regardless of which room they happen to be in at the moment.



The Difference Between Plasma, LCD and LED Televisions

Mon, 19 May 2014 13:02:35 -0500

First, to get some terminology out of the way, LED stands for light-emittng diode and LCD stands for liquid crystal display. Along with plasma televisions, LED and LCD-powered televisions make up the lion's share of the next-generation of home entertainment.



Using Outdoor Enclosures For Fun In the Backyard

Mon, 19 May 2014 07:52:54 -0500

Let us look at tips for deploying industrial LCD enclosures to digital signage housings, for use in everyday life, even in your own backyard. Imagine enjoying TV or movies in your backyard? Now it is simple to achieve.



Simple Guide to Home Theater Systems

Thu, 08 May 2014 15:21:05 -0500

A home theater system is an entertainment system that allows you to experience cinema quality movies and sporting events in your home or business. Systems can be however large you wish, but because of technological advancements, most experts in the area can integrate them into your home automation system for ease of use. In short, the essence of a Home Theater systems is the surround sound system, the screen, and a devices to play it back be they a DVD player, gaming system, or HD signal receiver with anything beyond that being a matter of quantity, budget, and taste.



Planning and Designing a Home Theater Room - The Ultimate Home Entertainment Idea

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:34:11 -0500

For those who seek only the finest home entertainment experience, home theaters are the most exquisite features homeowners can add to a home. With incredible advancements in modern wireless technology, now virtually anyone can transform any room into a home entertainment paradise.



Desk Mounts For Monitors

Fri, 14 Mar 2014 07:13:58 -0500

There is no longer any need to have your office desk cluttered with all that stuff because of lack of space. Use desk mounts for monitors to fix your LCD monitor off the desk using a clamp and save valuable space for other items. Besides saving you space, these mounds can also fix your PC monitor in the most ergonomic position...



Monitor Desk Mount

Thu, 13 Mar 2014 15:01:44 -0500

Both homeowners and businesses are increasingly using a monitor desk mount for their PC monitors to improve ergonomics. If you want to choose one or more of these mounts for your home or office, make sure that you know about the types of mounts and how to choose them.



What Are OFC Speaker Cables and Why Do Some OFC Wires Have Silver and Copper?

Tue, 11 Mar 2014 15:58:42 -0500

This article is pertinent to the definition of Oxygen-Free Copper (OFC) and explains the process to manufacture copper into OFC. Furthermore, the article canvasses the reasons why pure copper and silver metals are used for OFC speaker wires in audio sound systems. Additionally, there is a brief explanation to how the International Annealed Copper Standard (IACS) applies to OFC speaker cables.



Things Which Should Be Considered Before Purchasing A DVD Recorder

Mon, 03 Mar 2014 11:55:43 -0600

With so many DVD recorders and PVRs out in the market, finding the one that perfectly suits your needs may be difficult. In this article I outline the most important and optional things that should be seen while purchasing a DVD recorder.



Home Theatre Design Ideas

Mon, 17 Feb 2014 08:26:28 -0600

The building industry is booming. New constructions are coming up all over the place - you will be excused to think that these buildings are actually growing from the ground. Such rapid developments come with new concepts and designs that have been confined to offices, but which are slowly and surely finding their way into our homes, giving way to special rooms.



How to Improve the Sound From Your Flat Screen TV

Tue, 28 Jan 2014 09:00:42 -0600

To enjoy a good TV show - you want to have an excellent picture to along with matching quality sound. In the old days with the CRT TV sets you had good sound - but the pictures were dismal. With our new flat screen TVs, we have excellent picture - but the sound is falling behind. Actually, the sound was better from the old TV sets. What happened... and what can we do to improve?



Sound For You - Noise To Others

Tue, 28 Jan 2014 08:51:16 -0600

When you enjoy a good TV show - you want to have good picture with good sound. There may be family members in the same room, but they may not be interested in your TV show. Even worse, they experience your TV sound as noise. They want to attend to other things. In other words - not the best situation. One solution could be to add a TV room to your house. But it could be costly! Good for you... there are better and less expensive solutions!



Flat Panel TV Mounts

Wed, 15 Jan 2014 13:36:08 -0600

Clean integration is made easy for flat panel mounting. This mount is an all in one mount which includes shelving for a clean looking system. Having it manufactured as one unit, makes it easier to install and secure your TV, cable boxes or DVD players.



The Best Type of Wall Mount to Purchase for Your New Flat Screen

Wed, 15 Jan 2014 13:35:58 -0600

Holidays are almost here and you have already decided to buy that nice 50" Flat Screen TV so that you will have it before all the festivities start before the holidays. Before you head for the Electronic store, it is always better to do a little bit of research on what you will need to hang the TV up.



Our Top 2 TV Mounts Reviews

Wed, 15 Jan 2014 13:35:01 -0600

Tilt TV mounts allow you to adjust the viewing angle of the TV up or down, usually by 5 to 15 degrees either way. These mounts tend to offer the best compromise between fixed and articulating mounts by combining the compactness of a fixed mount with some of the flexibility of an articulating mount.



Soundproof Your Room

Tue, 07 Jan 2014 08:48:33 -0600

There are a few primary ways that sound transmits into your house. It can either transmit through materials between the sound source and yourself (experiencing a transmission loss as it does), or it can come in around those materials through gaps in your roof, walls, windows, and doors.



What Is Your TV Resolution, Ready for 4K?

Tue, 03 Dec 2013 07:28:15 -0600

1080p has become the broadcast standard for the present. However 4K will soon become the standard. What is 4K?



The HDMI Cable: The Future of Home Entertainment

Tue, 08 Oct 2013 07:36:40 -0500

In this article we explore HDMI. We take a look at its uses and the technical specification. We explore the speed variation of the cables and offer buying advice.



How To Soundproof Your Home Cinema

Fri, 30 Aug 2013 09:43:45 -0500

Whether you have already built your dream home cinema and are looking to add soundproofing or you're just at the exciting planning and designing stage, then thinking about how you can soundproof your room is important and there are some key issues to consider. With our useful overview you can soon have your favourite movies, music and sports matches blasting out in surround sound.



What Makes Samsung UN40EH5300 Different From Other Brands?

Fri, 09 Aug 2013 09:41:41 -0500

The Samsung UN40EH5300 is the latest Smart HDTV from Samsung that includes a number of special and amazing features to provide you with extraordinary TV experience. It has Smart Content feature that enables you to explore and find your favorite movies, shows, games, and a lot more. It also has a full web browser with built-in Wi-Fi and innovative applications made especially for TV, and Signature Services for making TV viewing more enjoyable. Its AllShare Play feature allows you to stream media content from other devices, so that you can enjoy watching your downloaded movies and shows on the big screen. Furthermore, the Samsung UN40EH5300 has a Wide Color Enhancer Plus feature that provides clear and vibrant natural-looking images. This amazing feature enables you to see the image color originally intended by the director of the movie you are watching.



Sony Vs Samsung LED TV: Which Is Better?

Fri, 09 Aug 2013 09:35:36 -0500

When shopping for a new LED TV for your home, have you ever experienced the difficult task of making a choice between a Sony LED TV and a Samsung LED TV? Sony and Samsung are two of the currently leading manufacturers of LED TV in the world. Both companies have developed their own technologies to offer the latest innovations in LED TVs. The Sony vs. Samsung LED TV battle has continued for many years, forcing Sony and Samsung to add more enticing features in their LED TVs for attracting customers.



Samsung UN32EH4003 Review: A Satisfying Viewing Experience

Thu, 08 Aug 2013 14:34:11 -0500

A Led TV that shows a satisfying quality of a viewing experience is Samsung UN32EH4003 32-Inch 720p 60 Hz LED HDTV (Black). It displays great picture quality and undistorted images of a fast-moving scene. Also, it can be watched from different angles in a room.



Samsung UN32EH5300 Review: More Than Just a Viewing Experience

Thu, 08 Aug 2013 14:23:11 -0500

Among the wide array of Led TV is Samsung UN32EH5300 32-Inch 1080p 60 Hz LED HDTV (Black). More than the usual viewing experience, this Samsung Smart HDTV offers a collection of features not found in an ordinary Led TV. It allows watching favorites, sharing pictures and videos and on-line interaction all at the same time. Plus, it can be a work-out and learning buddy.



LCD Vs. LED TV: What's The Difference Between The Two?

Tue, 06 Aug 2013 08:16:51 -0500

LCD TV and LED TV are innovative TV products that have become popular among people wanting a different and thrilling TV experience. With their big screens, high-resolution picture quality and thin body design, LCD and LED TVs have attracted movie buffs, sports fans, kids, and tech enthusiasts. Selecting LCD vs. LED TV may be confusing and difficult. This LCD vs. LED TV battle has led a lot of TV manufacturers to develop different technologies to provide the best TV with the highest resolution possible. It would be best to know the difference between the two to make the tough TV selection process more tolerable.



What Is An AV Receiver?

Mon, 22 Jul 2013 10:35:06 -0500

AV receivers are the heart and a key component of good home theater system. You can't think a home theater without this surround system equipment.



Enjoy Quality Entertainment At Home By Getting A Home Theater System Installed

Mon, 15 Jul 2013 15:34:30 -0500

Great sound and high definition visuals on the big screen - isn't this what makes going to the theater much more enjoyable than watching the plain old television at home? For years, people went out to the cinema if they wanted to have the full pleasure of movie-watching and thought that it was impossible for one to get the same audio-video experience while lounging in pajamas within the familiar and cozy confines of one's home.



TV Frame Buying Guide

Tue, 09 Jul 2013 16:12:32 -0500

TV Frames for flat-panel televisions are a popular and exciting new home decor idea. There are many vendors, price-points, and styles. This guide will help you navigate the options and styles available, while considering important features such as materials, ventilation, mounting, IR repeaters, and concealment of the border of the TV.



Benefits of Using Subwoofers

Fri, 14 Jun 2013 09:27:51 -0500

A subwoofer is basically dedicated low-frequency speaker, usually self-amplified, that fills in the deep, rich bass that is missing from most main speakers. Subwoofers are specialized, and don't reproduce midrange or high frequencies. They are designed to reproduce the deepest notes in the musical spectrum, and low frequency energy provided by home theater soundtracks



Say Goodbye to Overpriced Movie Tickets and Hello to a Home Theater

Mon, 10 Jun 2013 10:32:59 -0500

Audio is a crucial component of the movie watching experience, and it's significantly impeded when you are only using the speakers that are connected to your television. Fortunately, there are home audio solutions that don't involve cluttering up your house with a bunch of speakers. Home theater and home audio professionals can work within your budget to create an arrangement that is seamlessly integrated into your lifestyle and your decor -- that means no cluttered cables or clunky speakers.



How to Mount Your TV

Fri, 07 Jun 2013 13:48:29 -0500

An article about how to successfully install a TV set in your home. If offers some useful steps that will help you with the process.



4 Reasons Why Your Air Conditioner May Need Repair

Tue, 28 May 2013 10:24:20 -0500

There are many reasons why your air conditioner might not work but most problems come down to a handful of issues. Having a non-functioning air conditioner during the hot summer months can be a big hassle.



Take Control of Your 21st Century Home With a Home Automation System

Wed, 15 May 2013 08:40:02 -0500

Embracing your many automated services in the home with a modern home automation system. It's not all as James Bond as you might think!



Home Automation: A Smart Investment For Your Family and Home

Tue, 14 May 2013 10:45:33 -0500

When you hear the term "Home Automation", you might easily think that such a thing is only viable for people with modern looking houses and lots of money. What you might not realize is, as long as you have the major components for home automation and a little knowledge about wiring and computers, you can actually automate your home.



How to Get Cinema Sound Quality in Your Living Room

Thu, 09 May 2013 09:22:02 -0500

Would you like to get the best sound out of your TV or audio system without investing in expensive new equipment? This is a non-technical article that will explain how small changes to your living room set-up can really improve your listening experience and maximise movie enjoyment in your own home.



More on Noise Through a Party Wall and Flanking Noise

Thu, 02 May 2013 12:59:37 -0500

As I have mentioned before, noise though party walls takes different forms and those which are loud are anti-social noise that can only be addressed by outside authorities. From now on we will talk about normal levels of noise such as talking that should not be heard during the daytime. Assuming it is normal levels of noise that have to be addressed we have to also think about flanking noise.



The Samsung UN65F8000 LED High Definition TV Review

Wed, 24 Apr 2013 11:02:37 -0500

The Samsung UN65F8000 is a new 65 inch slim flat panel TV that offers a variety of consumer rich features including smart options and 3D viewing. This television has been receiving consumer and market buzz because it delivers a heightened entertainment and viewing experience with a cinematic feel. With smart apps and features for everyone in the family to enjoy the UN65F8000 by Samsung offers a solid value proposition to consumers.



Are a Freeview Box and Aerial Installation Right for Your Home?

Thu, 18 Apr 2013 08:52:17 -0500

With the digital switchover, Freeview has been a mainstream player in the TV package for a number of years. With no monthly subscription fee and a choice of 50 channels from which to choose, a Freeview box and an effective aerial installation service give millions of UK households an affordable way to watch TV. Freeview offers a range of entertainment, drama, news and shopping channels and new channels continue to be added.



Television Options and Types for Home Theaters

Wed, 17 Apr 2013 16:28:57 -0500

When searching for a television to complete or upgrade a home theater and entertainment system it is important to make a few considerations such as the features, makes, models, sizes and types of televisions that suite one's unique need. It is important to review the positive and negative aspects of each type of TV and compare them to make an informed decision to ensure the right fit for an enjoyable viewing and entertainment experience.



Home Theater System: Choosing The Best Options For Your Home

Fri, 12 Apr 2013 08:46:53 -0500

So you finally decide to pick a home theater system for yourself. However, when you go online to make your purchase, or you go to a store near you and you find yourself greeted by a wide array of choices, you realize, you do not really know what to choose. This is a dilemma that a lot of people actually face.



Pioneer VSX-822-K Product Review

Wed, 03 Apr 2013 09:17:25 -0500

The Pioneer VSX-822-k A/V Receiver is a full featured unit with plenty to like. When you consider the price versus the features I'd say that the Pioneer VSX-822-k is hard to beat. I've had mine for nine months now and if I had to do it over again there is no doubt in my mind that I would.



The Five Misconceptions People Make While Installing a Sound System for Their Home Theater

Mon, 25 Mar 2013 09:19:38 -0500

Having to choose a home audio setup is never simple, especially when it comes down to its installation. In this article, we will point out the 5 most commonly made mistakes while setting up a home theatre system.



Cutting the Cable

Tue, 12 Mar 2013 10:45:42 -0500

Cutting the Cable means getting rid of cable of satellite television services. I was looking for ways to cut expenses without giving up my viewing choices and here's how I did it.



Buying a TV: Look Before You Leap

Fri, 08 Mar 2013 08:28:38 -0600

Buying an HDTV can be exciting, but don't put the cart before the horse. Here's what you need to know before you go shopping.



Soundproof Your Home Quickly

Thu, 07 Mar 2013 16:02:28 -0600

Noise pollution can affect most of us and it is nice to be able to relax in your home without the outside world disturbing your peace and quiet. It is also fun to be able to crank up your home cinema system or electric guitar without upsetting the next door neighbours.



Horn Loudspeakers

Mon, 18 Feb 2013 16:07:06 -0600

In the earliest days of record players for the home, all loudspeakers were basically horn loudspeakers. In the very beginning, the well-known record label that shows a dog listening to music is a perfect example. These earliest mass-produced (by comparison) players used music recorded by adding a groove to a disc, usually made from hard shellac or a similar material.



3 Reasons Not to Let Your Brother-In-Law Install Your Home Stereo System

Tue, 12 Feb 2013 16:27:46 -0600

Unless your brother-in-law is professionally trained for the task, you probably shouldn't recruit him for installing a home stereo system - and it has nothing to do with him bragging about his days as a football star...



What Components Are Needed for a Home Theater?

Mon, 11 Feb 2013 14:39:46 -0600

A home theater is made up of several different pieces that are joined together to create an audio and video experience in your home that will be comparable to the experiences you would have in a movie theater. In the past fifteen years the home theater has become a very popular item because the price of having these components lowered to the point that the average person could afford to buy and install them.



Cheap Home Theater Facts and Features

Mon, 11 Feb 2013 14:02:50 -0600

A cheap home theater should include digital surround sound receivers. These receivers are one of the biggest parts to creating an at the movies atmosphere from home. Without the surround sound you will not be able to enjoy the full experience of the film you are watching.



Wholesale Home Theater Deals

Mon, 11 Feb 2013 14:01:58 -0600

Wholesale home theater deals consist of people getting the components they want to create the video and audio experiences they want in their home environments at prices that are far below what they would normally pay at retail stores. Finding these wholesale home theater deals can take some time and research and once located you probably need to act quickly before the opportunity is gone.



HDMI Cable - Buying Guide

Tue, 05 Feb 2013 11:45:22 -0600

In this article, we take a look at the HDMI cable. We explore the many uses of HDMI cables and give an insight into the variations.



Audio Cable - The Different Options

Tue, 05 Feb 2013 11:29:25 -0600

You can use audio cables on a vast amount of tech equipment. An audio cable transfers the audio signal from one device to another. In this article we look at the uses and options when choosing an audio cable.



Audio Speakers: Better Arrangement for Better Experience

Mon, 04 Feb 2013 14:01:35 -0600

Audio speakers play a vital role in your living room if you want to have movie theater experience sitting on couch at home. It is important to buy good set of speakers but also arrangement of these speakers at the right place is vital.



How to Find a Good Receiver for Your Home

Mon, 04 Feb 2013 13:57:58 -0600

A receiver is a versatile gadget at your home. A receiver is a combination of a preamplifier, a tuner and an amplifier. What are main factors one should consider before buying one.



Amplifier: Are You Thinking to Buy One!

Fri, 01 Feb 2013 15:39:31 -0600

Why there is a need to buy an amplifier? Where it actually helps? Amplifier is the most vital component of your entire music system and all these sort of confusions can be cleared in this article.



Home Audio and Home Theatre Options and Trends in 2013

Wed, 30 Jan 2013 13:21:01 -0600

Technology advances at lightening speed. You blink and there is something new on the horizon. Sometimes, it's challenging to keep up. 2013 has many exciting developments in store on the home theatre front and as experts in home theatre setup, design and support, we wanted to share some of those trends with our readers.



How To Get The Most Out Of Your Home Theatre System

Tue, 29 Jan 2013 09:33:46 -0600

A home theatre installation is a very exciting acquisition especially for the enthusiast. You can enjoy hours of good music and watch all your favourite movies. The difference between having the system working to perfection is all in the set up.



How to Install a Swivel TV Wall Mount

Fri, 25 Jan 2013 10:41:48 -0600

Lets turn our living room, man cave, or TV room into a whole new room by just a simple addition by mounting your TV on the wall. Home Improvements can be done in so many ways to help bring the value of your home up and also help your viewing area for you and guest of your TV.



Universal Remote Comparison - Logitech Harmony - URC 40; Sony RMNU1 Homeshare

Thu, 24 Jan 2013 11:35:03 -0600

This informational article is geared to providing the consumer with all the benefits and features of the Logitech Harmony Touch Universal Remote with Color Touchscreen so that the consumer can make an informed decision. This informational article also contains Universal remote prices as well as Universal remote reviews to assist buyers in choosing their own Universal Remote.



HDMI Cable - Upgrade Your Entertainment

Mon, 21 Jan 2013 10:51:06 -0600

High definition televisions offer fantastic quality. To get the best out of this type of TV you will need to connect it using a HDMI cables. This article give a few pointers on HDMI cables.



VGA Cable - Buying Guide

Fri, 18 Jan 2013 08:42:27 -0600

Many computers use a VGA cable to connect to the monitor. This article takes a look at VGA cables and their limitations.



Audio Cables - A Simple Guide

Mon, 07 Jan 2013 11:24:25 -0600

Even though the world seems to be going wireless mad, there is still large demand for audio cables. In this article we take a look at the uses of audio cables.



SunbriteTV Outdoor LCD HDTV

Fri, 04 Jan 2013 08:39:45 -0600

This might be a new and exciting concept for a lot of individuals. This unique product, known as SunbriteTV's, are the only time-tested outdoor televisions in the world that are specifically designed and built from the ground up for your outdoor living enjoyment.



What Is A Micro HDMI Cable?

Fri, 28 Dec 2012 14:33:33 -0600

With so many smaller devices using HDMI, the device manufacturers got together and designed a smaller HDMI plug, this became known as Micro HDMI. This article explores the Micro HDMI cable.



You Can Still Buy Telephone Extension Cable

Fri, 28 Dec 2012 14:03:43 -0600

It's possible to increase the length of your telephone cable without paying your telephone service provider to move the socket. You can use a telephone extension cable, they are available in lengths up to 20m and are the cheaper alternative to having your telephone socket moved. This article looks at what you need to know about telephone extension cables.