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Wireless Home Theater System

Sometimes people just don’t like the look of all that speaker wire hanging around their home cinema.  You have the option of pinning it to the molding, to make it inconspicuous, or you could drill holes in your walls and ceiling, and string it through that way, but the simplest way to avoid seeing those [...]

Projector Screen Material

Whether you plan on making a projector screen yourself, or you’re simply going to purchase one, it’s important to have some information on the best projector screen material so you know what you’re looking for.  You want to make an informed decision when it comes to outfitting your home cinema with a screen. If you’re [...]

Tripod Projector Screen

Your home cinema needs a screen, and many people choose wall-mounted screens.  But, if you need to be able to move your screen to a new location, or simply do not want to mount a screen to the wall, you’re going to want to get a tripod projector screen instead. A tripod screen is pretty [...]

Staying on Budget With Cheap Projectors

When designing a home cinema, it’s important to keep your budget in mind.  But just because you have to limit your spending doesn’t mean you can’t have a great home theater in your house, so let’s talk about cheap projectors. First of all, when investigating cheap home theater projectors, you want to make sure you [...]

Choosing a Home Theater Receiver

Your home theater receiver is the brains of your home theater’s operations.  It is a piece of equipment that takes incoming signals, organizes them and distributes them to the appropriate channels.  These signals can be radio waves, or the input from a DVD or blu ray player, or VHS if you’re really old school.  The signals [...]

Home Theater Basics

When you set out to turn your living room, or any other room, into a home theater, you have to start with the basics.  It’s best to decide what type of projector you’re going to need, the type of sound system you want, and the receiver you’re going to use to tie it all together. [...]