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Get a look at 7 never-before-seen do-it-yourself projects selected from our special showcase.
The Un-Basement
Art Deco Design
The Littlest Theater
Like Father… Like Son
Amateur Turned Pro
Cherry on Top
The Main Event
  
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The Un-Basement

Greg Robinson is a software/website designer by day, freelance consumer electronics writer by night. To accommodate product reviews and his ongoing A/V interest, he needed a room that was flexible. He also wanted one that reflects his personality. The end result fuses high-tech with country living in his basement. “On the one hand, we’ve installed cutting-edge technology, such as Blu-ray disc and Carada’s Masquerade motorized screen masking system,” he says. “But then you notice the lobby’s massive hanging barn door and the beaded board wainscoting surrounding the theater.”

Read more about Greg’s basement theater in the Electronic House DIY Showcase.

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