Take control

If you're serious about home theatre and automated systems, you need serious solutions. This home was equipped by Tyro Home Theatre Systems Read more

On stage

Re-creating the ambiance of theatre's from days gone by injects a sense of drama into this private home cinema Read more

Leaps and bounds

When it comes to advances in audiovisual technology, there's plenty happening behind the scenes, as the latest products from Sony can testify Read more


Choosing to design a multi-purpose entertaining room over a dedicated theatre enabled greater use of this space but called for special AV requirements Read more

Seeing is believing

Private home cinemas and whole home automation projects are increasing in popularity as technology advances and becomes easier to use. Here we investigate examples of both types of installations Read more

Easy on the eye

For enhanced television viewing, check out the new Ambilight technology from Philips Read more

Ready for action

Setting the scene is important for any entertainment venue. To enhance your home theatre decor, check out the woven Axminster carpets from Feltex Read more

Out of sight

Having a top-quality music and home theatre system may be a high priority, but they needn't have a high profile visually. There's a growing demand for systems that can retreat into the background, says Bose® Read more






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