Reduce Costs and Optimize Your System with an Early Start
For many of our clients, their home audio video installations are a bit of an afterthought during new constructions. Not that these systems are not important to them, but they don't consider them until the home is fully built, furnished, and the interior design established. But a successful AV system can benefit greatly from the kind of foresight given to other areas. In this blog, we'll highlight some reasons that you should include an AV professional early in the process, around the same time you start consulting with your architects, builders, electricians, or interior designers.
Create the Ultimate Viewing Experience with the Right Home Theater Setup
It’s the most wonderful time of the year. No, not Christmas. It’s the return of football season! Whether you want to see if USC can pull off a title run or want to see the Raiders and Chargers represent LA, it’s time to bunker down in front of the television all weekend long. So why not set up the perfect viewing experience in your Orange County, CA home? Below we highlight some ways you can get the most out of football season with a media room or home theater setup. All that’s left for you to do is bring the snacks and drinks!
Entertain Friends and Family with One of Our Custom Solutions
We've gone over the many technicalities involved in great outdoor audio video systems in previous blogs. We discussed finding the right equipment, designing the proper layout, and doing all the necessary wiring. While it's important that you know all those things so you can make informed decisions, it's also important to know the best uses for these systems. With that in mind, below we highlight some of the fun ways you can use your outdoor AV in Tustin, CA or throughout Orange County as you bask in the sun all summer long.
Protect Your Family with a Custom Integrated Solution
When people opt to include smart technology in their homes, they're typically interested in enhancing efficiency, comfort, and safety. This is why many of our custom solutions include a variety of security and surveillance features that could help you keep your family safe. From remote access to surveillance footage to lighting control, we highlight some of these tools in our latest blog. Keep reading to find out some ways you can use smart technology to better protect your home in Tustin, CA and all of Orange County.
The Benefits Extend Beyond Traditional Sports Bars
With the restaurant industry booming in California, managers are always seeking new ways to get an edge on the competition. Increasingly, they're looking to technology for the answers. As we've written about before, the right music can have a significant impact on your business. Our commercial audio video systems also let you manage content easily on screens throughout your space with the device of your choice. With that in mind, we highlight some ways you can take advantage of these AV solutions in your Anaheim Hills, CA restaurant.
Enjoy Your Favorite Streaming Services Without Sacrificing Quality
As Sonos continues to grow in popularity, other audio companies are also releasing lines of wireless sound systems and speakers. We often get questions about these products from clients who want to take advantage of the easy installation and instant access to popular streaming services. In this blog, we counter some common misconceptions about wireless sound systems, show how they compare with our typical hardwired whole house music solutions, and help you figure out if they’re the right fit for your Orange, CA home.
Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Home Automation System
Smart technology has become a must-have component of luxury living. Why settle for old solutions when now you can get intuitive control of your lights, climate, entertainment, security and more in your Tustin, CA home? But to really embrace the new technology, it takes more than simply buying the latest devices. With the tips outlined in this blog, you can upgrade to a custom smart home automation system that has been specifically designed to match your family's needs and priorities.
Ensure Your Family’s Safety with a Professional Installation
When it comes to smart technology, security and surveillance devices are often the most popular. Homeowners are eager to try out new locks, doorbells, and cameras which offer better protection. But if not installed correctly, these can become liabilities rather than security measures. In this blog, we highlight some common problems associated with DIY installations and explain how our professional security solutions offer a viable alternative for your Anaheim Hills, CA home.
Turn Your Home into the Ultimate Destination Spot this Summer
In our previous blog, we discussed the basics of a successful outdoor audio video system: finding the ideal location and investing in the right speakers, TVs, and cables. Now it’s time to talk about the features that can help your outdoor AV go from basic to luxury. The experts at Surreal Systems make it easy to access all your favorite entertainment, protect your equipment and keep the party going late into the night. Below are some must-have features for your Orange Park Acres, California home.
Dazzle Friends and Family with These Outdoor Entertainment Tips
How are you taking advantage of the spring weather in you Anaheim Hills home? With the perfect temperatures hitting California at this time of year, there’s no reason to be cooped up inside. Entertain friends and family by bringing your favorite movies, music, TV shows, and sports events to your pool, outdoor bar, patio or backyard. All it takes is a professional outdoor audio video installation to make sure you’re getting the best quality possible while you take in the sun or lay under the stars.
Make it Easy to Bring Audio and Video to Your Outdoor Spaces
With the beautiful spring weather in California, you’ll find your restaurant’s outdoor spaces filling up faster than ever. Create the ideal atmosphere with a commercial audio video system that helps diners enjoy the cool weather and colorful sunsets. You can have relaxing music playing throughout the day and even feature live music on the weekends. Add televisions so your guests can follow Mike Trout and the Angels without having to be huddled indoors. In this blog, we highlight some of the ways a smart AV solution can boost your Orange County restaurant.
Enjoy Added Happiness and Health with a Whole House Music System
Even if your family isn’t composed of audiophiles that collect records or diligently create themed playlists online, your Anaheim Hills, CA home can still benefit from a whole-house music system. Did you know that listening to music can improve your physical, emotional and mental wellbeing? A professional installation makes it easy for you to enjoy high-quality audio throughout your home so you can reap the benefits when eating dinner with the family, helping your kids with schoolwork, or going to bed.
Make It Easy to Create the Perfect Environment for Watching Movies
During your home theater installation, the focus may be on your display and speakers, but it's your smart control solution that brings it all together. Everyone has at least a basic concept of this with universal remotes that control TV, cable, audio, and more. You can take it a step further with a system that also lets you manage lights, climate, and shades to create the ultimate movie-watching experience in your Tustin, CA home.
Reduce Clutter While Enhancing Your Favorite Features
Designing the right look for your Anaheim Hills, CA home isn’t just about choosing the right furniture, decorations and color palettes. Get more out of your interior design by using technology to your advantage as well. A smart home automation system lets you streamline your technology not only in the way it works but also in the equipment you use. Upgrading to a smart home means more than just added convenience; it’s also about aesthetics.
Get Smart Coverage from Your New Surveillance System
Do you want to make sure that you’re getting the most out of your security and surveillance system? You may want to start by taking a closer look at the cameras you’re using to monitor your Orange Park Acres, CA home. From how you control them to the type of footage they provide, there are a lot of things to take into account when choosing cameras for your system. Below, we highlight some of the different options so you can make an informed decision.