The Little-Known, Very Versatile World of Basement Movie Rooms

Not many of us live in a house that had an awesome basement when you bought it. If you’re in the minority and did have an awesome basement when you bought your house, congrats – we’re high-key jealous. Anyway, sometimes it can be hard to determine how much work you want to put into your … Read more

8 Trends in Home Theater Design

Planning to create a theater room in your home, or maybe upgrade your current one? Everyone loves a contemporary, on-trend feel in their home décor. But when it comes to rooms with very specific purposes, like a movie room or a home library, it can be difficult to break out of the standard image you … Read more

Holiday Horror, Action & Fantasy Movies? Are You Sure?

Not all Christmas movies are It’s a Wonderful Life or A Christmas Carol. While classic, not everybody likes movies that are absolutely dripping with Christmas spirit, décor and music. Even if you do, watching the same movies year after year can go from cute tradition to blasé replay just like that.  So how do you … Read more

Create the Perfect Home Theater Room with this Essential Checklist

There’s a lot that goes into undertaking a project like building a media room dedicated to movie-watching. You can’t just pick out audiovisual equipment and home theater seating and call it a day. Well, you could, but your movie room won’t turn out nearly as cool as it could have been.   Like any good DIY … Read more

Creating the Right Acoustics in Your Home Theater Room

When you picked the audio equipment for your home theater, you chose something with full-spectrum sound and speakers that produce amazing sound saturation. But here’s the thing; if you failed to consider the acoustics of your movie room, even the best sound system can be rendered absolute trash. Then you’re stuck watching movies in a … Read more

How to Find the Best Home Theater Seating Manufacturer

Buying home theater seating and equipment online is super common now, simply because there are so many ways to customize your media room design that you just can’t find on a retailer floor. The issue with the multimedia seating that’s on the retail floor is it’s generic. Minimal choices for colors, features, style, design – … Read more

Man Caves: But Why, Though?

So you’re designing a man cave for the extra room in your home. The other half said you could, after all. But what does the term “man cave” even mean? What kind of tech and games are in it? What the heck is man cave seating? And isn’t the term a little outdated anyway? I … Read more

5 Creative Seating Solutions for a Media Room with Multiple Uses

Sometimes it just isn’t possible to make a home theater that’s solely dedicated to home theater uses. In an ideal world, we’d all have an extra room or two in the house we could do whatever we want with, but it’s just not always the case. The good news is, stadium-style, elevated rows of theater … Read more

What is the Best Kind of Leather?

A Comprehensive Guide to Understanding Leather Quality Rich in appearance and extraordinarily supple in comfort, Valencia Theater Seating leather stands out from the rest. Industry standard leather can be over-processed and damaged with the use of harsh chemicals, creating a watered-down version of what should have been a beautiful full-grain leather chair. But Valencia Nappa … Read more

How To Build a Home Theater

Ever wonder what it would be like to bring the full movie theater experience to your home? Having that familiar cinema vibe, from the comfort and security of your basement? Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to build your ultimate home theater room. STEP 1: Optimizing Screen Distance and Theater Seating Layout When measuring your … Read more