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Why is Everyone Using In-Wall Invisible Speakers With Their Home Theater?

Invisible speakers—better known as in-wall or in-ceiling speakers—have become increasingly popular fixtures in home theaters across the country. While the concept of an invisible speaker itself is not new, advances in sound quality have made these stereo systems a trendy addition to the living room. Why now, you may ask?
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In-wall speakers don’t take up space in your media room.

The primary benefit of in-wall speaker systems is their ability to provide surround sound without taking up extra space in your home. Unlike traditional cabinet-style speakers for home theater, which require external mounts and space to install, invisible speakers are installed in wall cavities, essentially using the space between walls or ceilings as a cabinet. 
Example of totally invisible speakers

Granted there are vacant spaces between sections of your walls, speakers can be positioned anywhere in your home to provide the highest quality surround sound. This is especially beneficial to smaller homes with less square feet of floor space and homes with cluttered walls that provide inadequate room for traditional home stereo speakers.

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The speakers can match the carpets! And the drapes!

In-wall speakers provide value to any home theater setup by being inherently easy to conceal while providing cinema-quality audio. Whereas traditional cabinet-style speakers often deter from the aesthetics of a room, In-wall speaker systems do not have this problem—their compact, flat design makes it possible to wallpaper over invisible speakers. 

Additionally, some models of invisible speakers on the market today come with paintable grilles that allow you to blend your surround sound into your surroundings without affecting audio quality at all.

Invisible In-ceiling speakers for home theater

The audio is better than you’d expect.

Although constrained by their inability to be moved around the room, when positioned correctly, invisible speaker systems provide excellent acoustics that uniquely complement your room. Generally, in-wall speakers act as black box speakers, with good sound quality and projection. Due to the size constraints, these speakers tend to produce less bass frequencies, meaning an additional in-wall subwoofer may need to be installed. 
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While the benefits of invisible speaker systems are tough to refute, keep in mind that purchasing and installing in-wall and in-ceiling speakers for your home is a home investment similar to replacing kitchen countertops or renovating your bathroom. High tech homes stand out in today’s real-estate market, and having dedicated home theater speakers installed will raise your home value should you wish to sell it or use it as a down payment for another mortgage. Your best bet is to centrally wire a sound system in your home, and put a speaker in every room so you can control music from anywhere in the house with just the click of a remote.  
 
Unless you are comfortable with the wiring configurations of your home, installing is a job best left for a professional to handle. If a home theater sounds like a great idea to you, though, imagine how much better that’ll sound with invisible speakers installed.

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DTV Installations Earns Esteemed 2017 Angie’s List Super Service Award

Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service

{New York, NY, 01/01/2018 – DTV Installations is proud to announce that it has earned the home service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award (SSA). This award honors service professionals who have maintained exceptional service ratings and reviews on Angie’s List in 2017.

“The service providers that receive our Angie’s List Super Service Award demonstrate the level of excellence that members have come to expect,” said Angie’s List Founder Angie Hicks. “These pros are top-notch and absolutely deserve recognition for the trustworthy and exemplary customer service they exhibited in the past year and overall.”

Angie’s List Super Service Award 2017 winners have met strict eligibility requirements, which include maintaining an “A” rating in overall grade, recent grade and review period grade. The SSA winners must be in good standing with Angie’s List, pass a background check, record a current trade license attestation and abide by Angie’s List operational guidelines.

DTV Installations has been listed on Angie’s List since 2008 This is the 7 year DTV Installations has received this honor.

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