Give Your Clients the Ultimate Outdoor Audio Video Setup

Give Your Clients the Ultimate Outdoor Audio Video Setup

Homeowners can Bring the Fun Outside with these Top-Notch Features   With summer in full swing, it’s natural for everyone to want to spend more and more time outside – and your clients are no exception. So how can they enjoy their own backyard when it’s not exactly the image of a great time out there?  They might have a pool or even a grill on the patio, but there’s nothing cohesive keeping the elements altogether. That’s why they could use an impressive outdoor audio video system at their Carmel, IN home. Whether they’re getting ready to host a party, have a barbecue, or just relax with a good book, they deserve a space that can accommodate any of those occasions.  If you’re a builder or designer in the area, you can set them up with one. Keep reading below to see how this smart outdoor technology can elevate any party you throw! Strategically-Placed Speakers Nothing brings everyone together more than music they can all enjoy or dance along to.  With an outdoor surround sound system, your clients can play any song they want out of their own media library or from streaming services like Pandora or Spotify. But without the proper audio setup, they won’t be able to hear it at its highest quality. By installing speakers strategically around their backyard and property, you can deliver them crystal-clear audio for any event they’re having outside. The Sonance Landscape audio series of outdoor speakers come highly recommended and can withstand any form of harsh weather and will still provide excellent sound.  Installing wireless access points around the yard will...
Wet, Wild, and Totally Watchable!

Wet, Wild, and Totally Watchable!

It’s summer time and the livin’s easy. If you want to entertain more outdoors this season, then you’re gonna need some charcoal, a selection of frosty beverages and a good outdoor TV! As you begin your quest for an outdoor television, inevitably you’ll find they are more expensive than their indoor brethren. But for good reason: Outdoor TVs are designed with the intent to stand up to Mother Nature and all she has to throw at them. With these few tips on buying—and getting the most out of—an outdoor TV you’ll be well on your way to having the backyard that everyone wants to visit this summer to watch Wimbledon or the Summer Olympics. We’re here to help get you ready for serious outdoor action! Don’t put an indoor TV outdoors Never, ever, put indoor TVs outdoors. Indoor TVs are meant to be in light-controlled environments. Therefore, they won’t stand a chance against direct and often indirect natural sunlight and will falter when wet like the Wicked Witch of the West. Outdoor TVs are made to be much brighter than indoor models, performing better in sunny situations. While we always recommend a bit of shade, a TV built for the great outdoors offers a better experience, with some even marketed as “direct-sun” tolerant. Look for other features like rust-proof exteriors and all-weather back compartments that house devices like a streaming player (Apple TV, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, or Chromecast, for example), protecting them from water and temperature extremes. Speaking of which, you’ll want to check the TV’s ability to function at various temperatures. Some models are operational from -24...