Speaker Selectors & Distributors: Articles & Videos

Powering your multi-room music system

Powering your multi-room music system

by Crutchfield Writing Team

There are a number of different ways to power a house full of speakers. Here's an overview of things you need to know.

 
Multi-room Music Wiring Diagrams

Multi-room Music Wiring Diagrams

by Crutchfield Writing Team

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

 
Tips for home A/V cable management

Tips for home A/V cable management

by Crutchfield Writing Team

In this article, you'll find tips and tricks to tackle common home A/V wire management problems.

 
In-wall wiring guide for home A/V

In-wall wiring guide for home A/V

by Tara W.

This is a thorough, informative guide to help you run speaker, Ethernet, and audio/video cables through the walls in new construction and finished homes.

 
Tips on Working with Your Builder or Contractor

Tips on Working with Your Builder or Contractor

by Crutchfield Writing Team

Working with a contractor is a new experience for a lot of folks. In this article, you'll find some quick tips to help you get the results you want.

 
Video: Installing In-wall and In-ceiling Speakers — The Basics

Video: Installing In-wall and In-ceiling Speakers — The Basics

by Video Team

This video covers show you the basics of in-wall and ceiling speaker installation and answers some of the most commonly asked questions.

 
In-wall and ceiling speakers guide

In-wall and ceiling speakers guide

by Crutchfield Writing Team

Learn about the key things to consider when you're shopping for in-wall and in-ceiling speakers.

 
In-wall and ceiling speaker placement

In-wall and ceiling speaker placement

by Crutchfield Writing Team

Tips and guidelines to help you create an in-wall, in-ceiling, or on-wall speaker setup that sounds good and works with your room.

 
Outdoor speakers buying guide

Outdoor speakers buying guide

by Crutchfield Writing Team

Your back yard is a different listening environment than your typical room. Outside, there are no walls to reinforce bass response and reflect and contain sound, and there's usually much more background noise. Find out about special outdoor speakers.