Room Design

Installing Home Theater Lighting

Installing Home Theater Lighting

When done well, home theater lighting enhances your entertainment experience by setting just the right mood in your media room and letting you adjust lighting levels with pinpoint precision. The first thing you'll want to do is come up with just the right plan, which should include not only the types of lights, but...

Tips For Hiding Cables

Tips For Hiding Cables

Unless you've opted for wireless components, you're going to need a strategy for hiding audio cables, hiding speaker wire and any other connections you've made. Reducing clutter is absolutely necessary in your media room, where an accidental trip could bring your expensive and sensitive electronic equipment crashing...

Choosing a TV Wall Mount

Choosing a TV Wall Mount

Mounting your television on the wall is a secure way to enjoy your favorite shows and movies, and it's also a great way to save space if you're in cramped quarters. However, there's much more to consider than just purchasing the cheapest television brackets you can find and getting to work. You need to take a wide...

Choosing Home Theater Furniture

Choosing Home Theater Furniture

If you've invested in a top-of-the-line home theater system, you'll also want to get comfortable media room furnishings that help maximize your viewing enjoyment. When choosing furnishings, such as home theater chairs, sofas, TV stands and accessories, you should evaluate your options with three principal...

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