Case Studies

If you’ve read this article before, you might like to scroll down to the “follow up” ……..     About 6 months ago my Brother came over and handed me our Dad’s old Garrard 301 turntable and SME arm that we grew up with.  The significance of this cannot be

contemporary home cinema room
This Cinema room was created from a house extension during a major refurbishment – It might look familiar as inspiration was drawn from a previous installation with this client visiting the previous client to pick up ideas and see how the cinema room came together. The system includes a fixed

Sometimes a project comes along that we get really excited about. This project which has been a number of years in the making, is for an elegant living room incorporating  some of the very best of Hi-Fi and a Home Cinema. Some years ago we installed the Projector lift and

This Cinema Room was designed to go into a Basement that was dug as part of a house extension. When we first went there it was just a hole in the ground, however with a bit of careful planning our customer has turned it into a superbly comfortable and enjoyable

This dedicated room was built for a film enthusiast and inspired by our showroom. full 4K UHD HDR capability,and Dolby Atmos 7.4.2 were a must-have spec. With upholstered wall panels providing a combination of a cosy feel with great acoustic treatment. Lighting was provided by a combination of downlights and

Curved TV with Cinemascope projection screen
This system is high up in the pantheon of integrating High End HiFi with a Home Cinema system. The system began life with an Anthem D2V at the heart offering one of the best sound quality multi-channel preamp decoders available. We were asked to up the ante somewhat, with a

widescreen cinema room
Dedicated Cinemascope 4K Cinema Room with Dolby Atmos sound system Originally our customers had been quoted a “cinema system” by their electricians who were wiring their new extension.  They decided to pay us a visit as they wanted a specialist in the field to design and build something using “better

Cinemascope Screen
We love it when customers are really enthusiastic about their Home Cinema system, and we’re delighted when the end result is as good as this. This stunning Dolby Atmos 7.4.2 system using the Anthem AVM60 surround processor, Anthem PVA 7 and PVA4 power amplifiers and DALI Rubicon LCR on-wall speakers

4K widescreen cinema room
In a distinctly upmarket property in Surrey we designed and installed this high performance 4K HDR (High Dynamic Range) cinema room complete with acoustically transparent AV wall incorporating the equipment cabinet at the bottom.  The design looks like a flat wall but in fact houses the amplifiers, ethernet hub and

We have been hard at work updating our showroom over recent weeks. This has been with two HiFi Cinema showroom objectives in mind: Show off full CinemaScope films Update the look for a more contemporary feel with added WoW! With a standard 16:9 widescreen TV format screen, you get a

Dedicated HiFi Cinema Room
The Brief for this project evolved over a number of months. It involved AV distribution to most rooms about the house, with a variety of quality presentations depending on the room. Added to this was a dedicated High spec Home Cinema In short we ended up with: 8 zones of Sonos Music

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We were asked to install a simple but great sounding system, to create a basement cinema room that would play satellite TV, streamed TV, Blu-Rays and music. The system we came up with used the new DALI Rubicon speakers, for a great sound in this large room. Amplification was provided by

Occasionally we get asked to provide some special sounding systems for awkward installations. Motor yachts have their own special requirements including: Tight space availability (even in the very large yachts!) Vibration (generally houses don’t move) Mains Power (often power is cut when swapping between ship & shore power) Aggressive RF environment (Often

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Subterranean cinema room in Berkshire We were approached by the Executive Producer of several Academy Award winning movies to convert a rather ghastly looking underground store room into a subterranean cinema room with seating for 10. First glance didn’t look very promising, and we were struggling to find a way

Akurate LP12
LP12 Service and Upgrades Linn’s reference standard transcription turntable, the Sondek LP12 delivers unrivalled musical reproduction to get the most from your cherished vinyl collection.  Older LP12’s can be fully upgraded to the latest spec. no matter what vintage they are (we recently upgraded a 35 year old deck with

Nominated for BEST CUSTOM INSTALL by Home Cinema Choice Magazine. It was one of those occasions when a customer walks into our showroom and says “I want this in my house – all of it, wall coverings, carpets, lighting, seats, cinema system – exactly the same !” In practice there

Linn Knekt multiroom sound system with main hub in the Drawing room, 3 further zones with sub-zones (Master bedroom / dressing room / bathroom, dining and reception area / kitchen, Hallway / second bedroom. Linn Classik Music system and Linn Ninka loudspeakers in drawing room and Multi room TV distribution

Various equipment installed from time to time, typically: Blu-ray player  (Various makes / models) Linn Sekrit in wall loudspeakers (Alternative DALI / Linn floorstanding speakers) Panasonic professional 1080p High Definition 50″ plasma monitor. 3d capable Linn Akurate DSM with Aktiv Akurate 242 loudspeakers

Barn cinema
Cinema System Optimised for stereo music In this cinema system the equipment was installed to give the best stereo music performance coupled with amazing 5.1 presentation.  Since its initial installation some years ago, we have upgraded the surround amp, blu-ray player and projector to provide better performance all round, simpler