Credit: Tom Henscheid



Say hello to home control in this high-tech palace.
Grand Entrance
The Sublime Outdoors
Painting the Perfect Picture
Kitchen Control
Terrific Tablets
Indoor Treehouse
Voice Activation
  
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Painting the Perfect Picture

How did they get such a big screen into the media room? Try a little goo. Actually, it’s Goo Systems projection screen paint that is applied to the wall to act as a projection screen surface. “We wanted something that could display widescreen or 4:3 [the squarish TV picture] without black bars,” says homeowner Brian Conte. The wall can double as a computer screen, operable with a Generation wireless keyboard and mouse (on table). A Toshiba DLP projector is hidden in the back. Mordaunt-Short speakers, a Velodyne subwoofer a Sony receiver and a media PC round out the powerful system.

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