“Yes, I’m a gadget guy,” admits Marc Pinto. His home in Castle Rock, CO, is a testament to his obsession with all things electronic. In his family room, Marc proudly shows off a huge world map peppered with pinpricks of light. The dots are actually the ends of fiber optic cabling that Marc has poked […]Get the Guide
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Unique Media Spaces
A home theater shouldn’t be boring; nor should it always abide by the book. Of any room in your house, it’s the one place where you should feel free to express your creativity, to unleash your imagination, to create something that’s truly one-of-a-kind. Sometimes it’s the stumbling blocks you encounter while installing a certain piece of A/V gear that inspires innovation; other times you simply strike on a really interesting idea that’s a bold departure from the standard theater design. Whatever the impetus, whatever the reasons, the owners of these five theaters have, with the help of a professional home theater designer, created some truly unique, and a few completely unconventional home entertainment spaces.Get the Guide
Texas Brownstone Takes Whole-House A/V to New Level
From the first to fourth floor, this homeowner can easily manage all of his high-end entertainment systems.
From the first to fourth floor, this homeowner can easily manage all of his high-end entertainment systems.Get the Guide
The High-Tech House Everyone Loves
A bevy of entertainment and control systems attracts family and neighbors to this Atlanta home.
A bevy of entertainment and control systems attracts family and neighbors to this Atlanta home.Get the Guide
The Ultimate Retirement Home
Joe and Pat Farinacci have lived many places: Chicago, New Jersey, Dallas, North Carolina and New York. But their favorite, by far, has been Dallas. “The people there are wonderful,” enthuses Joe. “Plus, our children and grandchildren all live there, and we like being in a climate where we can enjoy the sun all the time.” Given the Farinaccis’ affinity for the lone star state, it was the obvious locale for their retirement home.Get the Guide