At last, the Death Star *my living room* is fully operational. All nine of my speakers (plus the .1) now emit sound. For the last year or so I had a 9.1, or as it's better known a 7.1.2 set up in the living room. However, the Yamaha receiver was only capable of sending signals to... Continue Reading →
Cutting the Cord?
In my household we are sort of half-assing the cord cutting thing. I dumped Direct TV and replaced it with Directv Now. I still have Fios for internet, phone and yes a limited TV selection. Lots and lots of cords there. It is a step in the right direction though, from paying close to $300... Continue Reading →
Raise the Roof
In the middle of all the pumpkin selections, moving of vanities and fall festivals, I've managed to complete the second installment of my quest to build a great home theater. Of course, this is all hypothetical at this point as we are nowhere near being ready to finish the basement. The current project involves remodeling... Continue Reading →
What TV should I get?
Ok, my first discussion of potential home theater equipment is up and ready and you can read it through the link at the end of this post. Funny, I used to be all about the sound. Back in the day when 5.1 surround sound was new, that was all I was concerned with. HD changed... Continue Reading →