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How To Arrange The Speaker placement for home theater

Front speaker placement
How you arrange your home theater speakers has a big impact on how your system sounds. Proper speaker placement can elevate an average-sounding system to an [...]

Quality A/V furniture construction

Lowboy cabinet
A/V cabinets An audio/video (A/V) cabinet is built specifically to store A/V components, like DVD players, video game consoles and receivers. Most A/V [...]

How To Choose the best HDTV antenna

Antenna reception patterns
If you live within a few miles of the TV transmitters serving your area, a small indoor antenna may do the job for you. If not you'll need an outdoor [...]

Small-scale In-wall wiring guide for home A/V

4-conductor speaker wire
This guide will help you save money by doing your own small-scale in-wall wiring projects in both finished and unfinished rooms. If you decide to hire a [...]

The guide to Speaker wire

Difference in wire diameter from 18 gauge through 12 gauge wire
Most speakers don't come with speaker wire. It’s up to you to select the right gauge and type of wire for your system. You can buy speaker wire with [...]

RedMere Active HDMI Technology Will Change Cabling

redmere internals
There are a lot of things wrong with HDMI. For one, the technology keeps pushing the limits of what a standard non-active cable can handle - this is especially [...]

Some some basic resources and tips for cable management

Your home theater system should be a source of joy — both for sound and appearance. If yours looks like an explosion in a spaghetti factory, read on. [...]

Speaker Cable Length Differences

More often than not, I see the common question pop up in our forums regarding speaker cable length differences between two or more speakers. Folks often wonder [...]

4-way HDMI Splitter with IR Extenders is a reliable workhorse which supports most 1080p and 3D HDMI signals

HDMI Splitter with IR Extenders Diagram
Reliable HDMI Splitting This 4-way HDMI Splitter with IR Extenders is a reliable workhorse which supports most 1080p and 3D HDMI signals. A single input is [...]

How to DIY Your Own Speaker Cables

Contrary to audio cable marketing; anyone can cut, strip, and install banana plugs on speaker wire. The following is a step-by-step guide and recently added [...]