Okay, we all know there are big TVs out there… But what if you want a really, really big TV?
The video wall matrix is a great solution! Here we are setting up a 2×2 system on a freestanding floor stand. That’s 2 displays wide by two displays high. Each display is 55″ diagonal and the gap in between each display is only .3 mm!
Like a 120″ diagonal or a 240″ diagonal? Or want ...Continue Reading →
1. Underestimating the budget. The big items, projector, screen, speakers and receiver are usually thought about and budgeted for- what about the other items? Surge protection to protect your equipment and to give you the best quality and noise free picture and sound. Quality cables and interconnects to hookup all your new gear. Mounting hardware and/or a rack for proper ventilation. A universal remote control (see number 5 below)
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Yes, bacon is delicious on pizza! I’m here at vaso’s kitchen, having a business lunch with the owner of kolas tv, and he’s never even heard of bacon on a pizza. Home automation is kind of the same. Need a tv mounted, no problem. Want to control your lights, thermostat, and tv from one remote, no problem. Want to do it all from your ipad? No problem.
Sure, you can have anything you want- even bacon
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That’s what 4 miles of wire looks like! (Its only a 6 foot pickup bed) 16 screens, 20 something rooms of audio, wireless access points, touchscreens, and a handful of network and phone outlets throughout the house.
Just started a great prewire on this 4 story house in Clifton.
A good system requires wire, even with all the wireless technology available. Once the walls are closed up, we sure don’t want to run more wire (but ...Continue Reading →
Control4 recently released the flagship HC800 controller. It’s smaller- only 1U tall, it’s faster, it’s less expensive than the HC1000 (without a hard drive though) and it becomes the core of your new home automation system. It does not come with rack ears though; you have to order those separately.
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Nine years ago when we started this business, we focused it around what we knew best at the time- Computers! PC and Mac hardware and software support for small business and residential clients.
After getting a few years into the business and developing it to some extent, I decided to take the business in a different direction…enter the home theater business! Why home theaters? Because it’s cool! Home electronics, automation, and all kinds of gadgets! Not only do we get to ...Continue Reading →