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Home Theaters: Projecting the Right Image
"days, home theaters systems with projectors and screens can be found in just about... night at home with a movie or the Sunday HBO series of the moment makes for a happy... screen come in handy. A projection screen delivers a more fully realized, professional... When not in use the screen retracts and the room is returns to a TV-free haven. These... more to a home theater than painting a wall, but it's a starting point. Review Desired..."
Emerging Virtual-Reality Home Systems Might Blow Your Mind
Get near-total immersion in home entertainment with virtual-reality gadgets worthy of a sci-fi flick, coming soon
"immersion in home entertainment with virtual-reality gadgets worthy of a sci-fi flick... their homes to be immersed in virtual stores, take part in virtual events and take... And home virtual reality won’t benefit just gamers. It will enable consumers in... might be in my future unbidden. Perhaps one day we will not have wall paper or decorations... white walls, floors, and ceiling. The projection screen is in the center, hidden..."
Basement of the Week: Rustic Sophistication in the Blue Ridge Mountains
Good, old-fashioned fun reigns here, with a theater-style snack bar, a playroom and lots of room for just kicking back
"with a theater-style snack bar, a playroom and lots of room for just kicking back... having this home built in the mountains of Asheville, North Carolina, they let their team... while the home theater inspired some playful touches. “Because the homeowners don’t drink... their home. Congratualations...we're all drowling. Every room is just filled with... seating in the playroom. The rest of the basement is okay..I guess hahaha (its gorgeous..."
Design Calendar: What to See and Do in June 2012
Enjoy the outdoors at a rootftop art installation in New York or a London festival, chill in the darkness of a movie theater and much more
"installation in New York or a London festival, chill in the darkness of a movie theater... keep your home looking fresh this summer. Bookmark this article, grab a friend and make... design in the form of thousands of products, presentations, home tours and demonstrations... and take home that perfect piece for your blank wall. Hours: 7 p.m.–11 p.m. EXHIBIT... travel, home and garden. Enjoy food tastings, chat with home and garden vendors or..."
How to Get That Built-in Media Wall You Really Want
New project for a new year: Tame clutter and get a more stylish display with a media unit designed to fit your space just right
"built-ins you can add, a media wall is one of the most useful. It helps to tame the... than sit in front of the TV all day). A media wall can also anchor a room and give... Built-ins give a house a sense of solidity and permanence. They lend variety and... make the walls appear thicker — which makes the house feel much more substantial. Of... independent home theatre systems in my home, of which 2 receivers are 7.2 and multi-zone..."
Turn Your Smart Phone Into a Home Security System
"your home a less expensive way by putting your phone and some new gadgets to work... A home security system is nothing more than sensors that detect what's going on in... in and around your home, plus equipment connected to those sensors that lets you... used in major security systems — both on the sensor side and the monitoring side... into your home security system. And it's also why small companies are inventing new ways..."
Geek Lab: How to Build a Steampunk Cat Transit System
"walkway system that lets him go his own way... of time in their home office, which means their cat is always in there too, and they... Transit System (CTS) for a private residence in San Francisco. The homeowners spend... climb in and out of it, until he got too big and got stuck in it... Amazing design... building systems for mine and find wandering through Lowes or Home Depot gives me a... almost any home's style....even to blend in, rather than stand out. Putting safety..."
12 Mega-Media Rooms for Super Bowl Sunday
"Big Game in One of These Over-the-Top Home Theaters... out your home for some serious lounging, or just get a kick out of the lengths some... or go home! More: 8 Elements of the Perfect Game-Day Room... movie once in a while, who goes in a totally secluded room to watch TV? Yeah, yeah, I... drive-ins... Really cool theaters! I want one! Cenima What you use for sounds accostic... memorabilia in that movie. I love it - total revenge of the nerds style! Oh, these rooms..."
How to Add a Radiant Heat System
Enjoy comfy, consistent temperatures and maybe even energy savings with hydronic heating and cooling
"hydronic system — one based on water. Here are some tips to help you get started and... hydronic systems are generally preferred over electric for whole-house projects.... currently live in our home that we built almost a year ago and this is our first year in the... zones in your home. Not to subvert the thread, but we have it installed as an in... cooling a home in this manner to go instead with a separate forced air system and not..."
Tote Your Tunes to Any Room With a Portable Wi-Fi Sound System
Free your home's music setup from wires with Wi-Fi speakers that let you take high-quality audio anywhere
"your home's music setup from wires with Wi-Fi speakers that let you take high-quality... stereo systems that played 33 1/3 rpm vinyl records and FM radio, rather than the... records at home, and even traditional radio is being replaced by digital music files... great system. It's more like having a total home sound system than your standard... Speakers in the market: Audyssey Wireless Speakers (US$ 299.99) http://www.audyssey..."
How to Get a Big Movie Experience In a Smaller Space
"sound systems found in over-the-top media rooms... words "home theater" often conjure up images of grand spaces worthy of a Hollywood... your own home theater, or at least steal some tricks to make it seem more like one?... every home, big or small, has some kind of space for watching movies. Why not turn... on the wall (behind the oar), and that is our next door to invisible home theatre... every game system available, etc. LOVE IT! The walls are deep red, the ceiling is black..."
Houzz Tour: 800-Year-Old Walls, Modern Interiors in Provence
"beautifully in a luxurious renovated vacation home... fortress walls of Rasteau, France, some 800 years ago, this historic home evolved into... distinguished in what is now a luxurious vacation home. "Once I accepted the structure as... to the home's odd configuration and 3-foot-thick walls); 2 bedrooms, 2½ bathrooms... stone walls and authentic period architecture that lay beneath. Santalla saved... style, in line with the region's tradition, is now joined by distinctly modern additions;..."
12 Home Stages That Put on a Great Show
Get ideas for encouraging your family's performance skills from these kid-size and grown-up home stages and theaters
"In our technology-saturated world, we often turn to the TV, the computer or the video... create a home stage. To get those creative juices flowing, you don't need an expansive... corner in a playroom or basement and the outgoing personality of a performer. These... the kid in you, and who knows? It just might prepare your kids for future stardom.... idea of home theater that might work, I just need to figure out how to fit it in the..."
Houzz Tour: Sleek San Francisco Getaway
"apartment in The Fontana, its 1960s interior was intact, including old carpet, acoustic... Tuscan-style home, the clients were ready to have a sexy, high-end resort kind of getaway... getaway in the city. After a complete renovation, the end result is a sleek and exciting... to move in there permanently. very cool living, I LOVE the venetian plaster. I don't... all open in the master bedroom? love it What a beautiful place to escape to .. Wow--all..."
5 Steps to Improve Your Heating System Now
Increase your heater's efficiency and safety for lower energy bills and greater peace of mind this winter
"heating system needs your attention now. A few simple steps in the fall will mean you're... filter in your furnace, you can still improve your system's efficiency and save yourself... weekend home in CT, built in 1840, in which the previous owner upgraded to the Runtal... heating system often found in European homes. My issue is one of the wall-mounted... you have in your shell, the harder your system will have to work. Ceiling fans, recessed..."