April 17, 2012
Outdoor home theater: just the idea of it sounds more fun than anything you’ve ever done at the local cinema. Top-notch entertainment from the comforts of your own home: specifically, your own backyard or patio. Well, thanks to advancements in home theater technology, the dream can now be a reality.
Looking to design or install your own outdoor home theater system? We’re sure it’s going to be one of the most exciting home projects you’ve ever had. Do keep in mind that in order for your system to perform optimally – and to stay protected from unique outdoor elements like snow, rain, and too much sunlight – you’ve got to make careful considerations about how the entire system is set up. Here are a few tips to help you get started.
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April 7, 2012
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Everyone has had both bad and good experiences at the cinema, while watching a movie. But often, the bad can outweigh the good. Given the easy accessibility and wide range of uses of home theater equipment, technology, and accessories, a lot of people have decided it best to cut the movie theater trips out of their weekly routine. While many haven’t yet decided to fully build a home theater, one might look at the cons of the cinema experience and decide from there whether it’s worth building a home theater or not.
After all, visiting the movie theater can be extremely expensive. The cost of sending one person to the cinema can end up being around 20 dollars, and the cost of an entire family visiting will be much more. These prices do not even take into account the premiums that movie theaters charge for the extra dimensionality feature in 3D movies; Read More »