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Great Ways to Upgrade Your Home Theater

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Having your own home theater is awesome, whether it’s just a basic sound system and TV in your living room, or a room dedicated entirely to watching movies, complete with theater seats and a projector and screen. If you’re going to have a home theater room, why not go all out? Get the full home [...]

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Breaking Down Home Theater Components

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In the olden days, all you needed for a home theater was a television and remote control. However, with screens, speakers, cable boxes, Blu-ray players, streaming media, game systems, receivers, and more, the world of home theaters can be difficult to navigate. To help point you in the right direction, we have explained some of [...]

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Different Types of Projector Screens

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If looking to buy or replace a projector screen for your home theater system, you’ll find several options and features to choose from.  Below, we have put together a guide with a little on each of the five different options in home theater projection screens. Manual Projector Screen This type of screen is more commonly [...]

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Picking Out the Perfect Home Theater Recliner

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One of the most important aspects to consider when designing your home theater is what type of seating you would like to offer. Surprisingly, furniture is one of the features many people overlook when designing their home theaters. It doesn’t matter if you have one of the most technologically advanced and expensive systems around; if you can’t [...]

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What to Consider Before Purchasing Your Furniture

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Finding the right furniture for a home theater system can be quite a difficult task. Sometimes even more difficult than buying the right home theater system itself! A home cinema can change the way you view movies, sports events, or listen to music. A complete transformation, however, remains incomplete without the right furniture. Comfortable seating not only [...]

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Home Theater Lighting: What are My Options?

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Home theater systems were a refreshing break for the cinema aficionados who could not afford to go to the theaters every time they wanted to experience excellent audio and visual effects. Since its popularity in the 1950s, advances in technology have made watching movies in the comfort of your own home just as realistic as [...]

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Types of Surround Sound (5.1, 6.1, 7.1)

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There are three main types of different surround sounds: 5.1-channel, 6.1-channel, or 7.1-channel. The numbers in the different types represents the number of speakers that are needed for that type of sound; and more doesn’t always necessarily mean better. 5.1-channel surround has six speakers, or channels, altogether – five speakers, and one subwoofer. The two [...]

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Picking out the Perfect Home Cinema Sectional

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If you’re looking for a flexible way to achieve the ultimate seating arrangement in your home theater room, a sectional may be just the thing. Although they are best suited for large rooms, sectionals may also be configured to work in more confined spaces as well. These days, most people have very specific ideas in [...]

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