TV Hookup Tips

17 04 2008

I’ve ended up setting up 6 big TVs so far: 4 of them being wall-mounted.  I’d like to share a bit of my experience w/ you.

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Projector Screen Paint

9 07 2007

Looking for a cheap way to get yourself a front projector screen for your home theater?  Vogel’s makes special projector screen paint.  Convert unused wall blank space into a screen by painting it!  It’s a great idea.  If you don’t already know, larger projector screens are quite expensive.



HDTV – Better 120Hz TVs Coming

15 02 2007

Have you noticed that when some program material on your HD LCD TV that it’s sometimes jerky? I have. I was watching the DVD movie “Dave” and in the opening scenes when the camera is panning around Washington, D.C., the jerkines is bizarre. The explanation found in this great Gizmodo article. The solution is newer 120Hz TVs. Read about it for yourself.



Universal Remote Controls – Get A Sony

29 01 2007

Having used various remote control devices over the years, I’d like to give my pitch as to why you should get a Sony remote control.

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Home Theater Tips – Part 8 – PC Home Entertainment

25 01 2007

PCs are only for your home office, right?  No.  Having a PC in your home entertainment system isn’t a far-fetched idea.

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Home Theater Tips – Part 7 – DVD Player

24 01 2007

Undoubtedly, you will want to watch movies on your home theater (HT) system.  Here’s my take on the all-important component: the DVD player.

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Home Theater Tips – Part 6 – TV Signals

23 01 2007

I’ve written about TVs in the past.  However, I’d like to add and bring up-to-date some things I’ve learned.

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Home Theater Tips – Part 4 – Receiver

22 01 2007

For a good home theater setup, you need a good stereo receiver.

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Home Theater Tips – Part 2 – Myths Exposed

18 01 2007

In part two of my home theater tips series, I’d like to expose some common myths.

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Home Theater Tips – Part 1 – Primer

17 01 2007

Home entertainment is very complicated nowadays.  However, when it’s all said done, isn’t all you really want is good picture and good sound .. right?  Well, here’s my primer on the subject.

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