What is an OLED Television?

Organic light emitting diode technology, or OLED, is the most recent advancement for television screen technology. OLED televisions were introduced to the market in 2013, and will soon replace most plasma televisions. How does it work? In order to create an image, you need red, green, and blue light. OLEDs work by transmitting electricity through…

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How to Select the Furnishings & Decor for Your Home Theatre

For many homeowners, creating an environment that is inviting, comfortable, and in good taste is a high priority when designing their home theatre. In addition to these three factors, there are several other considerations that should be explored when designing your entertainment area. Is it a multipurpose room or a dedicated room? Individuals with smaller…

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Learn Why Integration Matters When It Comes to Home Automation

Home automation is about comfort, safety, and efficiency for you and your family. Every single day, new devices and technologies are launched which offer to simplify your life and enhance your level of comfort. However, for many homeowners, particularly those that are busy or less technically inclined, purchasing these devices without the direction of an…

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Say Goodbye to Your Clunky Universal Remote and Hello to App-Based Integrations

Up until a few years ago, a proper installation would include the incorporation of centralized controls via a universal remote. The remote had limitations associated with compatibility, and would usually only allow the homeowners to connect with audiovisual devices. This type of integration completely neglected other home automation priorities such as lighting, security, air conditioning,…

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Is Upgrading to a 3D TV a Good Idea?

For technology aficionados, it is quite tempting to go out and buy the latest and greatest gadgets and devices, and always be the first to have them among friends and family. The decision to embrace new technology is easier when the price-point is lower, but when the user is faced with a significant investment, it…

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The Silent Home Entertainment Room

When it comes to professionally installed and designed entertainment rooms, we frequently tackle issues related to acoustics, light management, comfort, and power management. One topic that is often left untouched is the necessity or preference for a “quiet” or private home entertainment setting. The reasons behind wanting this type of configuration are endless, but to…

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Beyond the Walls: Four Outdoor Home Automation Solutions that Rock

When we think about creating our ideal “smart home”, we frequently forget the importance of seamless and comfortable outdoor living. With more Americans incorporating high-end living spaces, such as fully equipped outdoor kitchens, swim-up bar pools, and living spaces with superior comfort in mind, automating your outdoor space simply makes sense. Let’s visit four awesome…

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When it comes to Flat Screen TVs How Big is Too Big?

Television technology has been moving at an unprecedented rate delivering home theatre experiences never imagined before. The introduction of 1080p HD, UHD and 4K televisions are game-changers when it comes to the design of our home entertainment environment. In short advances in viewing and display technology allows for the image to remain clear even on…

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