20 Incredible Home Theater Designs You Won’t Believe

Green Furniture Home Design

Home theaters are becoming almost mandatory in modern family home designs. Media rooms, or home theater rooms, are fun to plan, because they work well in areas that are generally more complicated to work with, such as windowless basements.

Green Tech: A Solar-Powered Home Theater

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They can’t imagine a home where you can be environmentally responsible and have a flat panel… where you can conserve energy and do so through a system that also controls your lights automatically top ending your light at 85% to save energy and money! If you’re the director of the Home Theater Specialists of America (HTSA) and you want to send a message of environmental responsibility, you install a solar powered home theater.

Hollywood Sets New Trend: Recycle Your Home Theater (LA Style)

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Solar companies are installing system after system on top of $4,000,000-plus homes as if there is no recession or housing slump. Now West Los Angeles is getting their home theater and electronics systems more up to the green standard. Custom AV dealers who service the militantly green Hollywood crowd are learning that green home theater means green in their pockets. Tags: Green Recycling RI LEED home recycle electronics electronics going green

Radio Shack Earns New Sales With Green Trade-in Program

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Tagged: eco-friendly home theater, Green Electronics, green home theater, in-store trade-up program at Radio Shack, Mark Levinson, online green trade-in program at Radio Shack, Radio Shack offers green trade-in program, Recycle AV gear at Radio Shack, Wilson Audio. This article comes from the HomeTheaterReview.com site. The publication has brought much attention attention to avid technology fans about ways to go green.

Solutions For Recycling Your Televisions As You “Transition” To A New HDTV

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Posted by Jerry Del Colliano, publisher of Home Theater Review. Tagged: 8 pounds of lead in a television, DTV transition, green home theater, Recycle HDTVs, SD television. Tags: Green 8 pounds of lead in a television DTV transition green home theater Recycle HDTVs SD television A lot of fuss has been made about the DTV transition from analog television to an all-digital system. Transition dates have been postponed amidst political debate.

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Green Building Perspectives: OmniMount

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For this week’s installment of Green Building Perspectives, we spoke with OmniMount, who will be outfitting the home with the company’s revolutionary OmniLite product. Tagged: eco-friendly flat panel mounts, eco-friendly home theater, eco-friendly tech, Flat panel Mounts, OmniLite, OmniMount. The OmniLite Series is the first environmentally friendly flat panel mounts by a major U.S. manufacturer.

Colors You Should NEVER Paint Your Walls

Green Furniture Home Design

With the exception of dedicated home theater rooms, black should be never be considered for a home; it does not look tough, and it does not look elegant. Painting a room is a great way to revitalize its appearance. After years with the same wall colors, many grow tired of the room’s appearance, and a couple coatings of paint can transform its appearance dramatically.

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Curb Appeal

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In the District of Columbia, one community decided to spend $75,000 on a centrally located digital kiosk that lists local theater openings, real-time bus and subway departures, and the current availability of bikes at local bikeshare stations. Photo credit NYDOT, cc.

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Center for Biodiversity and Conservation

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ENERGY Energy conservation—at home, at work, at school, and while traveling—reduces greenhouse gas emissions. If possible, program your thermostat for downtimes when the home is empty. [link] WHAT IS BIODIVERSITY? WHAT YOU CAN DO > MAKE A DIFFERENCE TODAY!

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