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Some press, news, case studies, and secrets of the the home automation world.

Great Basement Home Theaters

For people who live in a part of the country where basements are prevalent, below-ground rooms are still the dominant place for dedicated home theaters. A basement is a nearly perfect location fo...
Inside Former New York Giant Amani Toomer’s $50K Home Theater

SI Installation Featured on TV Shows

Screen Innovations said last week that the installation of one of its screens in the home of a former NFL player was featured on multiple TV shows, including “First Look” onLXTV in New York and NBC’s ...
NY Brownstone Case Study

​New York Brownstone Case Study

Challenge: Provide a home technology solution for a 100-year old New York townhouse owned by a family unsure of what they want or what is possible. Solution: Install an advanced, wired network infrast...

How Low Do You Go?

Competition is fierce. There are multiple home technology companies bidding on every job. And to add insult to injury, last week I received an email from Amazon with an offer to mount TVs for $69.&nbs...

5 Ways to Improve Field Efficiency

When I first started The Source Home Theater, a lot of what we did was by the seat of our pants. I would visit a client and put together a proposal. I would order the product and print a work order fo...

The Evolution of Pyng

I was blown away when Crestron released the Pyng Hub at CEDIA 2014. I viewed it as not only a great way to get systems up and running, but a prelude to being able to bring mid-market clients into the ...