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    LG CX in basement

    Hey all new here, been eyeing on the LG CX for a long time, done all my research and decided to go for it, in about 2 weeks it will arrive, I do have a question if anyone out there can answer me, lg cx in my basement there are 2 small windows about 30 centimeters high and 60 wide, they are...
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    5.1 Surround Speaker system in Basement

    Hi all! I am hoping some of you can provide me some helpful suggestions. I am looking for your inputs for a 5.1 surround speaker system for room size 16x18 in the Basement. Currently, the basement is being finished and 1-2 weeks out from all being sheetrocked. I believe in-ceiling speakers are...
  3. Luminated67

    During quarantine man builds video rental store in basement

    Hats off to this guy I think this is truly amazing, I personally wouldn't have the skills to complete this type of a project and my wife would divorce me if I had done it so to the wife you are also amazing.
  4. kevin347

    Basement home theater planning help

    Hello, I am currently working on designing my basement and thinking to put a home theater/projector in it. I am putting a sample floor plan of how i am thinking about my theater setup. I am extremely new with dolby atmos or any theater set up so looking for some guidance on how to do this. The...
  5. KiwiRob

    KiwiRob's Norwegian Wood Basement

    I might as well start at the start, this is my lovely 1970's Norwegian Wood basement slash Rob's home office. I'm a kiwi and I live in Norway, Norwegians love wood, our basement is therefore wood panelled, it's basically untouched since the home was built in 1974. The carpet is green, nothing...
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    Basement finishing project

    Hi all! I am hoping some of you can provide me some helpful suggestions. I am at the stage of my basement where we are 1-2 weeks out from all being sheetrocked and all of my thoughts regarding this started this weekend. I had the idea to run a 25' HDMI and ethernet cords from where the TV will...
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    Home cinema/snug basement conversion Diy help

    Hi all Long time lurker first time poster. We are right in the middle of our basement conversion and extension build. One of the rooms in our basement is going to be a cinema room/snug. I plan on having a 85” Samsung tv recessed into the wall with a electric fireplace underneath. Some stud work...
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    Vertical mounted GPU holder for case with basement fans?

    I've got intake fans in the basement my PC case sucking air in fro under the case and blowing it upwards on to my horizontally mounted GPU through a grill in the basement. I'm looking to get one of the new 3000 series graphics cards, I really like the look of the founders edition cards and I...
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    Question Best Soundbar for Basement?

    Hello, I’m fairly new to this forum, so if someone has already posted a similar thread please drop a link or let me know where to find it. I’m looking for a soundbar for my basement, which is pretty good sized and has a completely open floor plan. I’d like a soundbar that is great for watching...
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    Question Basement theater setup questions

    Hi everyone, For several years, I've planned a dream theater area in my finished basement. Not crazy high end, but enough to cost at least $10,000 or more. Since that hasn't been in the budget, it just hasn't happened. Well, with the big COVID pandemic shutting down theaters, but wife finally...
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    Finishing my modest basement theater and would love some input.

    Working on a 7.2.2 configuration and I am dealing with a wide room roughly 21’ wide by 13’ deep. A couple other compromises are that due to some existing hvac my setup is pushed about 8” right of the room centerline, and Atmos speakers are inboard of the lines between my fronts and rear...
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    Basement Fan up or down (Fractal Design Define 7)

    I'm planning a brute force air build based on a Fractal Design Define 7 case. Two 140mm fans in the front sucking air in, 1 40mm fan on the back blowing air out. Plus a fan in the basement. Should I have the fan sucking air in to bring cool air into the case bust also risk brining dust with it...
  13. elnino22

    Question Home Cinema in the basement

    Hello everybody My name is Raphael, i am 33 years old and I am from switzerland. So please excuse some spelling mistakes ;) I built a house last year and have a spare room in the basement where I'd like to build a home cinema in. I am not an audiophile person, but I'd like to make it sound...
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    Basement flat refurb - completed

    You may have seen the odd thread on this as I've been messing with the flat for a couple of years now. Seeing as it's now totally finished, finally, I thought I'd consolidate the pics. Thanks to everyone who assisted with the various questions I've had whilst doing this. I'm very happy with...
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    basement cinema - hat channel help

    I am having my basement finished and one of the rooms will be the home theatre room. The framing and electric is setup and the contractor is about to start on the hat channel and drywall (double 5/8 and green glue) two of the walls are against concrete and he placed an L clip against the wall to...
  16. Excalibrates

    Tricky Basement installation

    A somewhat unexpected house move means that I shall be having to installation another cinema room, just a year after I completed my previous 7.1.4 project. On the plus side, there is a windowless room which is part of a basement complex and it is already tanked out and finished. On the downside...
  17. mikeh71

    New Basement Cinema Room ....

    Well, after trawling these forums for a few years, we are now in a position to convert our cellar into a cinema room. Background …… We have always wanted a dedicated cinema room with floor standers etc and up until visiting Allan (@Ideal AV) that was the way we were going. After visiting...
  18. Baseley09

    Question Converted basement boxed in sections?

    Hi all, after a ruddy nightmare struggle we've moved into our new place, hurrah! Couple of options for cinema placement prime being a pre-converted blank canvas basement. Not the biggest of issues but around the foot of the walls is a low level boxing in as i hope you can see from the picture...
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    Finishing Basement, Need Help

    I'm finishing my basement currently and need some help and opinions on what I should do for my AV. The first picture down below is where the TV will be. The wall is 9 ft wide and there will be cabinets underneath. The picture with the back view is where the rear speakers will go, it is about...
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    Basement conversion - M and K inwall 150 series home cinema conversion

    Hi All, I'm about to do a basement conversion and have quite a few questions if people wouldn't mind helping. I'll also be posting designs etc. and may as well start a build thread as a thank you for anyone reading :) After making quite a few calls round to different companies that i...
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