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Creating a True Cinema Experience at Home

Pushing the boundaries with Barco Residential.

Advertorial · August 18, 2016

Optimizing Rooms Acoustically for Dolby Atmos, DTS:X

Adding more speakers to a room can confuse the human brain, so manufacturers discuss the best way to acoustically treat a home theater for object-based surround sound.

Jason Knott · July 27, 2016

Suburban Buffalo Dealer Wins Builder Business with Multiple Products

Amherst Alarm fills product and installation vacuum to grow business.

Advertorial · May 31, 2016

Screen Innovations to Offer Lead-Gen, 4K Demo Content for Dealers

Screen Innovations has debuted a new program that allows integrators to convert business leads from the SI website into potential clients. It also includes 4K demo content for dealers to use.

CE Pro Editors · May 05, 2016

Is Home Theater Carpet Your Next Profit Center?

Home theater carpet is unique due to its use of patterns not found in traditional home flooring. It can be a very profitable category for integrators, with margins up to 40%.

Jason Knott · February 23, 2016

Why Proper Subwoofer Integration is Critical in Whole House Audio and Home Theater Systems

Originally recorded LIVE on 03/23/16: This CE Pro webcast examines how dealers can effectively sell and install audio systems that fully resolve the dynamics of music through the inclusion of subwoofers.

CE Pro Editors · December 31, 2015

6 Lighting Ideas for Home Theaters

We offer six tips for creating innovative lighting solutions that highlight architecture, show off system components and enhance overall aesthetics.

Julie Jacobson · September 29, 2013

CinemaScope Home Theater Features Superior Performance, ‘Floating’ Ceiling

Narrow room features super-wide curved screen, plus carefully crafted ceiling and portal.

Arlen Schweiger · April 17, 2013

High Performance Audio Supplement

When sociologists discover long-lost enclaves of primitive humans deep in the Amazon rain forest, there is one remarkable common thread in every instance: They dance and create music. Whether they are singing or using rudimentary percussion instruments, the discoveries prove that there is a very deep instinctual need or emotion within all humans for music. […]

CE Pro Editors · December 23, 2012

Renovated Home Theater Packs Powerful Audio Punch

Nine speakers and two subwoofers hidden behind walls between the studs help create powerful 9.2-channel surround-sound system inside home theater.

Lisa Montgomery · October 30, 2012