What does HD (High Definition) Mean?

Monday, June 29th, 2009

Trying to figure out what to buy or what you have and you just keep getting more confused? It’s reasonably easy to do considering most everyone who could help you probably has an angle of selling you something! Let’s start with the basics, pixels. Televisions are a lot like mosaics where lots of small dots [...]

Flatscreen Mounting Options

Monday, June 22nd, 2009

There are many ways to mount your screen to the wall once you’ve found the appropriate location, these can range from simple and cost effective to elegant and expensive. Cheap.While I’m not sure I recommend the cheapest mount possible is two sections of uni-strut where one bolts into the wall the other side bolts to [...]

Flatscreen Placement

Friday, June 19th, 2009

Both speaker and flatscreens can be tricky to locate, you always have to weigh the ideal placement for audio/video quality against the aesthetics of the room. Depending upon your personal preference one or the other may take priority… although usually it’s not too hard to find a compromise somewhere in the middle. Vertically: The simple [...]

What Size Flatscreen to Purchase?

Thursday, June 18th, 2009

Do you let price determine your screen size? Don’t make the mistake of spending money on a screen you won’t be happy with, whether you purchase a flatscreen that’s too large or too small for a space the result is the same: you won’t feel relaxed watching it. Even if you’re off by a few [...]