Sometimes simple requests lead to a much better solution than the client ever expected. In this case, a burnt out bulb in a projector led a client to completely upgrade his entire AV and Automation system. This system was originally installed by a different company in 2005, with state of the art equipment and installation techniques. Eight years is an eternity for electronics, and when we discussed the benefits of upgrading...
Portfolio: Project Spotlights
- 4K Sony Ultra HD 84" LED TV
- Multiple Hidden TVs with Lifts and Custom Install
- DirecTV, Movie Server, BluRay, and Apple TV to any of four TVs at any time
- Simple Control with Wireless and in-wall iPads/iPhones and Remotes
- Digital House Music Sources include Internet Radio, Pandora, XM/Sirius, etc.
- Commercial Grade Ruckus WiFi System, impeccible coverage
- Upgraded Lighting Control with Custom Keypads
- 12 Zones of Music, 8 Audio Sources, 6 Video Sources, 4 TVs
- Remote Access Capability with Security Cameras and DVR
- High Performance WiFi/Computer Network
- Centralized control with iPad/iPhones
- Quality sound system in the Lounge and Main Conference Room
- Cable TV, Apple TV, BluRay, Laptop, Wii, PS3
- Multiple TVs and sources in the Lounge Area
- Hidden components in cabinets and IT room
One of our existing residential clients called in our experts to design the entertainment and conference spaces for their new office. The challenge was to integrate some impressive technology with a modest budget, and it had to be user friendly with room for expansion. They needed an entertainment area with multiple TVs, three conference rooms, a Gym, a sound system, and robust commercial-grade WiFi. Working with the...
- Business Grade WiFi/Computer Network
- 6 Video Sources Viewable from any of the 5 TV locations
- 10 Zones of Music, 1 Surround Sound Theater System
- 2 Zones of Remote Climate Control Integration
- 10 Motorized Roller Shades
- Internet Radio, Apple TV, iPod, BluRay, Tivo, Roku, iTunes Music
- Gate Entry System with Video, Two Way Room Intercom
- Automated Lighting Control
- iPad/iPhone & iMac whole house control
When this client approached us with this project, it was considered a significant challenge. The house was in the final stages of completion, with all the wiring run by a company that is used to doing track homes, not full custom builds. In a project of this caliber, good wiring means the difference between a life of pleasure and entertainment or headaches. We made it all work for the better, providing a user-friendly and...
- High-Performance Commercial Music System
- iPod/iPhone, CD, Cable TV, BluRay, Internet Radio, Wireless Mics
- Simple control & music selection
- Automated system control for time of day events
- 80" Wall Mounted LED TV
For several years we have maintained a great relationship with this community, as we participate in many of their events including the annual Super Bowl party. So when asked to provide a bid for an entertainment system remodel, we made sure that no detail was overlooked. After several meetings with the staff and design revisions, we ended up with a very capable system that has all the features they desired. This two level...
- Six High-Performance Stereo Rock Speakers
- Two Weatherproof In-Wall Speakers
- 55" LED Flat Screen TV
- BluRay, iPod, HD Cable TV
- Simple Wireless Custom Remote
This project was put together with the client's desire for high-quality music, along with his demand for a beautiful and functional outdoor space. Working with the landscape contractor, we blended the rock speakers into the soft-scape and the technology into the BBQ area hard-scape. This provided the necessary protection from the elements that we needed, while allowing the TV to be viewed from nearly anywhere in the space....
- Custom Designed Solution
- 5.1 Surround Sound
- 65" Top-Line LED HDTV
- Whole House Wi-Fi
- Simple Universal Remote Control
This client contacted us when he and his family decided they were ready to create the Family Room they had dreamed about since purchasing their home. They presented us with an example of what style they liked, and we worked with our cabinetmaker to create the right design that tied in the fireplace and A/V system flawlessly. This also prompted them to choose some tilework to add some color, which they brought into the kitchen as a...
- 5 Commercial HD Monitors
- 1080p HD Video Distribution
- One-Touch Video Playback
- Custom iPad App for Control
- User Friendly Keypad Control
- High Quality Audio & Wireless Mic
- Solid State Rack System
This project was pure fun, starting with a challenge to meet specific needs and goals and finishing with an impressive solution at a very reasonable budget. Our client, Republic Services, is one of the nation's largest recycling and waste collection companies, with a focus on environmental responsibility. Having completed a nice Training Room project for them in the past, they called us back to bid on this "Eco Center...
- Custom framed super-thin TV
- 2 Zones of audio
- Simple wireless remote
- Quiet cooling system
- Multiple AV sources
This client was referred to us when he expressed dissatisfaction with his prior AV contractor. We were pleased to be able to show him a creative solution to his needs. In this master suite he had an old cabinet in the niche with a large tube TV and wanted to upgrade to a large flat screen. His complaints included the fact that the small TV was hard to see and even harder to hear. We offered up a surround sound system...
- 2 TVs, 4 Zones of Music, 1 Surround Sound System
- Distributed DirecTV, iTunes Music, AM/FM Tuners
- Custom Motorized TV Mount
- Multiple Automated Listening Areas
- Motorized Shades/Skylights
- Simple Control/Integration
We were contacted by Seapointe Construction, who was involved in a significant remodel of this beach-front property. The clients expressed interest in home technology and had some specific requests for a system that integrated their favorite music and video sources, with a simple control interface. At the surface this looked like a traditional project if this nature, however, the levels of quality and usability had to be top-notch...
- 3 TVs, 2 Zones of Music, 1 Surround Sound System
- Whole House Communications Wiring
- Wireless Lighting Control System
- Flush Mounted TV with Full-Motion Mount
- Two-Way iPod music server
A few years after we completed our first project for these clients, they called us out to help with a major remodel of their new property. They wanted to take a nice track home and make it their own with classic details and great design. Big fans of technology, they wanted to integrate the latest audio, video, and lighting control offerings but needed to make sure it was elegantly integrated into the old-world design of their home...