Cables & Installation: Articles & Videos

What Do I Need To Get Satellite Radio?

What Do I Need To Get Satellite Radio?

by Dave Delamere

An overview of satellite radio hardware.

 
Crutchfield Labs: open for business

Crutchfield Labs: open for business

by Steve Kindig

Our new in-house Labs will help us dig even deeper into the equipment we sell. From acoustically optimized listening rooms to advanced test benches, we'll bring you meaningful measurements along with real-world impressions from our savvy experts.

 
Multi-room Music Wiring Diagrams

Multi-room Music Wiring Diagrams

by Amanda P.

These diagrams picture some of the most common ways people power multi-room audio systems.

 
Satellite Radio Glossary

Satellite Radio Glossary

by Matt Freeman

Learn about the features and specifications included in satellite radio technology.

 
Transforming a Basement into a Home Theater

Transforming a Basement into a Home Theater

by Steve Kindig

Part 1: Getting Started When I moved into my new house — well, new to me anyway — I knew that one of the first major changes I wanted to make was creating a room for great home...

 
Video: Introducing the Crutchfield Labs

Video: Introducing the Crutchfield Labs

by Steve Kindig

Steve, Crutchfield A/V Editor, gives us a tour of the Crutchfield Labs. He talks about why we built the Labs and how they can help us find you the right gear.

 
Installing In-wall, In-ceiling, and On-wall Speakers

Installing In-wall, In-ceiling, and On-wall Speakers

by Tara W.

This is a thorough, informative guide to help you install in-wall, in-ceiling, or on-wall speakers.

 
Video: Installing Outdoor Speakers

Video: Installing Outdoor Speakers

by Tara W.

See the basic steps involved in installing outdoor speakers in a typical installation, from running the wire to mounting your speakers.

 
Video: Erica's Home Office Makeover

Video: Erica's Home Office Makeover

by Erica S.

When Crutchfield designer Erica learned that one of her roommates would be moving, she decided to take the opportunity to set up a home office. She wanted a clean uncluttered look, and the ability to really enjoy her music while working.

 
Video: Panamax M5400-PM power line conditioner and voltage regulator

Video: Panamax M5400-PM power line conditioner and voltage regulator

by Video Guest

Martha from Panamax shows the great features on the Panamax M5400-PM power line conditioner and voltage regulator.

 
Surround Sound for a Music Lover

Surround Sound for a Music Lover

by Dave Bar

Crutchfield editor Steve puts together a new home theater system. He wanted surround sound, but also needed a system that does justice to music.

 
Video: Panamax M5300-PM power line conditioner and surge protector

Video: Panamax M5300-PM power line conditioner and surge protector

by Video Guest

Martha from Panamax stopped by to show us some of the features on the Panamax M5300-PM power line conditioner and surge protector.