Outdoor AV

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Séura Outdoor TVs Deliver 4K and HDR Images in Non-Traditional Environments

The new Seura Shade Series offer homeowners a choice of sizes ranging from 55 inches to 75 inches, along with 4K resolutions and compatibility with HDR content.

Robert Archer · April 19, 2019

Self-Contained Outdoor Home Theaters Ease Installation Woes

While many integrators opt to create outdoor home theaters from scratch, products like Stealth Acoustics’ self-contained LED-based Stealth Patio Theater offer a viable option.

Andrew Nichols · April 08, 2019

Why Outdoor A/V Projects Are Easier Than Indoor Projects

When working on outdoor projects, integrators have fewer obstacles to worry about and can alter a set up more easily than when working on indoor projects.

Andrew Nichols · April 05, 2019

How to Explain IP Ratings to Outdoor A/V Clients

Ingress Protection (IP) ratings are important for determining the safety and waterproofing level of outdoor electronics equipment, but how do you explain them to customers?

Andrew Nichols · April 02, 2019

What Do Integrators Want in Outdoor Technology?

CE Pro’s Outdoor Technology Study reveals integrators’ product feature wishes. Dealers averaged 12 outdoor projects for $5,575 each in 2018.

Jason Knott · April 01, 2019

Holm Architectural & Landscape Lighting: Helping Integrators Capitalize on the Outdoor Living Trend

With exterior LED lighting options galore, Holm Lighting offers integrators a way to expand their portfolios with elegant outdoor illumination solutions.

Lisa Montgomery · March 29, 2019

Why Wide Dispersion Is Key to Quality Outdoor Audio Designs

Klipsch Professional Landscape Series uses its 105-degree-dispersion Tractrix horn to helps integrators cover larger outdoor areas, avoiding gaps and hot spots.

Jason Knott · March 27, 2019

RTI Weatherproof Controller Designed to Keep Pools and Hot Tubs Relaxing

The new RTI U3 Waterproof Controller is designed to allow homeowners to control electronics in outdoor environments without having to interrupt their activities.

Robert Archer · March 13, 2019

Integrator Rescues Ye Olde Poolside with Clever TV Install #SoCustom

65-inch weatherproof Seura TV and rugged outdoor lift hide behind a fake wood-storage cabinet that doesn’t hinder the old farmhouse feel.

Julie Jacobson · February 28, 2019

Sound Advice on Outdoor Installs from Coastal Source President Franco D’Ascanio

Coastal Source president Franco D’Ascanio believes outdoor A/V could be one key to increasing integrator revenue, citing increased design budgets for outdoor living.

CE Pro Editors · October 11, 2018