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106 TV media consoles MD Ideabooks
Media Wall Hides the Television in Plain Sight
"nning media wall makes TV screen part of the design, hides the wires away... and the television rears itself. So it's refreshing to see this media wall. Here... this media wall is the recipent of a American Society of Interior Design South Florida... palette, the television, when on, is like any other television. But when turned off, the... with the television. These pieces of electronics and all of their associated equipment..."
Tastefully Incorporating Televisions
"agree that televisions are an eyesore in home design. The easiest thing to do is eliminate... incorporate televisions into living rooms, it just takes a little extra planning and foresight... with the TV on a console. In my house which I am renovating we are putting back in the... have a media (or family) room and leave the living room to socializing. The problem... conceal our TV over the fireplace. Not only did it hide the TV, but I love the architectural..."
Home Tech: Making a Media Console Work
"manage your TV and component's wires, ventilation and communication with the remote control... vintage-style media cabinets. For those who wondered, Where are the wires? read on. More:... -wood-tv-consoles-media-stands We are going to install a IR Repeater system which... options for media storage consoles (36", 60" & 72") custom built to customer specs from... dovetail media drawers. And it fits a might large center channel as well as 6 components..."
Contractor Tips: Tune In to a Top-Notch TV Room
"your media room with plenty of bells and whistles for optimal television viewing... game consoles, cable and satellites, computer networks and stereo systems all can... watching TV. We're well past the era when all you needed was an outlet and a pair of... with your television. It makes sense to try to be prepared for new devices and methods... gutting your TV room, building it new or doing a minor remodel, the tips below will help..."
See How TVs Are Passing the Designer Test
"oking televisions and electronics come out of the armoire, into the room's design... boxy tube TV and giant loudspeakers of yesteryear. Flat screens and panel TVs are already... thinness of a TV and the fact it can be mounted on a wall. The consumer electronics industry... when TV is off - is it distracting at all when the TV is on? The mechanism for this... incorporate a TV into a frame wall. mega kudos, sgibson. Lovely. Love the late comer..."
Quit Playing Around With Your Game Console
Gaming systems can do so much more than just run games — they can streamline your home activities and improve your life
"game consoles, such as the Nintendo Wii U and Microsoft Xbox 360, aren't associated... But game consoles are actually extremely versatile, powerful, all-purpose computers... to the console. The chatpad is ok, but not as easy to use as a full keyboard. Wish... superior as a media centre. PS3 is the best!!!!... gaming console and a somewhat portable gaming unit all in one. Wii U owners can become... Xbox 360 Media Remote. You can also search for movies and other entertainment using..."
Goodbye, TV — Hello, Fireplace
Hide the television above the fireplace with clever camouflage, so the focus will be right where you want it
"e the television above the fireplace with clever camouflage, so the focus will be... on the television. If you've decided to put your TV above the fireplace, consider... your TV, these expert examples can help you say goodbye to the constant sight of... of your television set in your room.... reach the TV. Gina Fitzsimmons ASID, Interior Designer Annapolis, Md. This is a fireplace... reveal the TV. Gina Fitzsimmons ASID, Interior Designer Annapolis, Md. Shane, Thank..."
Tech in Design: Where to Put Your Flat-Screen TV
"with a TV in the best place for viewing... had been consoling myself with the fact that soon it would be time for Desperate Housewives... the new TV season, I have all kinds of great info on where your flat-screen should... favorite TV character. Hey, don't touch that dial! Read on for more ways to get your... a DIY TV coverup, how about using a diptych with dimensions and sides deep enough... of the TV. You need to use flat wood slats for the two edges that come together over..."
Style In Stereo: Fine Design for Your Media Center
"your media components in a console with contemporary or vintage flair... music and media equipment? So am I. Whether its a vintage stereo console or a new media... is for media console. I was able to clean it and polish it and in addition to radio... stereo console (almost 7 ft. long!) with cabinet by William Tell Woodcrafters with... to hold TV above it. I would need to do an extra cut in top with piano hinge so it..."
How Smart TV Will Change Your Living Room
Get ready for the future of TV, in which your living room becomes a movie set, a communication hub and a gaming zone
"future of TV, in which your living room becomes a movie set, a communication hub and... true of a TV set, because the purpose and role of television in our lives is about to... How the TV's Role in Our Lives Is Changing When TV first appeared in American living... couch. TV had only one purpose, which was to show live broadcasts consisting of news... purpose of a TV set is undergoing a total transformation. Within five years, this seismic..."
Decorate With Intention: Helping Your TV Blend In
Somewhere between hiding the tube in a cabinet and letting it rule the room are these 11 creative solutions
"hide the TV — those bulky armoires and oversize TV cabinets weren't doing our living... keep the TV visible, it would still be nice to not let the "big black box" take over... separate media room, sure I'd hide that monstrous black panel in plain sight, but I... have a media room, it's ok for it to be in open view, but in a great room, spend the... other consoles as well. Each TVCoverUp is customized to the viewer and room, so it..."
New TV Remote Controls Promise to Do More — Without the Struggle
Dim your lights, set up user profiles and discover a remote you can't lose. Welcome to the latest and greatest way to change the channel
"two, the television remote control has made an appearance on the show. The series began... that’s when TV remotes were becoming standard. (In fact, they had been around since the... turned the TV on and off, changed the channel and adjusted the volume. Those were the... days. Now TV remotes have to do a lot more, because entertainment systems are more complex... smart-TV boxes, Internet connections, DVRs and more. Consumers tend to have a lot..."
9 Tips to Combine a Home Office and TV Den
Split personalities can work well together if you set your room up with the right storage, layout and lighting
"screen TV in front. See more at www.Zoom-Room.com and check out all the pictures... makeover for television. You can check out the video here: http://www.marilyn.ca/AtHome/segments... extra-deep console or narrow table at the back of a sofa. “It functions as a desk during... in the television. You want your TV handy for den time, but you don’t want it glaring... e the TV into a built-in cabinet or storage shelving with books and storage bins..."
Design Dilemma: Where to Put the Media Center?
"around a media stand and its television in an open living space? Click this link to... put our TV is in an open area," says Houzz user joanne000. "I have tried a room divider... Mount the TV to the wall with low line tv unit underneath. A console/table next to the... Hang the t.v. on the wall where the sofa is in the photos and place a long console below... use a console table behind it facing the entry. Like the rest of the comments the..."
How to Move Your Movies Outside
"outdoor television enclosure so I can buy any television I want. Check it out at... watch tv? Those spaces are so spectacular that the look of a plasma kind of spoils... such a tv/entertainment driven society that instead of playing around in the pool... for the tv's - which I found very helpful - but just as they can be the center of a... gaming consoles are inexpensive, readily available and easy ways to add streamed content..."