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Learn about the basics of good speaker placement, so you can set up your speakers to deliver the best sound for your room.
This video covers show you the basics of in-wall and ceiling speaker installation and answers some of the most commonly asked questions.
If you're in the process of choosing home theater speakers, knowing the basics of speaker placement can help you make the smartest choice for your room.
Learn how to choose, connect, and set up speakers for great music and home theater performance.
Ready for home theater surround sound? Find out which speakers you need and what role each speaker will play in your system.
Subwoofers are dedicated solely to reproducing low-frequency sounds. While this may not be the most glamorous job in a stereo or home theater system, the subwoofer can be a crucial part of your overall listening experience. Find out why.
Learn about the key things to consider when you're shopping for in-wall and in-ceiling speakers.
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.
Jim Ralston outlines some tips on how to adjust your subwoofer for better home theater performance.
Learn about what to look for when choosing outdoor speakers, including weather-readiness and the speaker designs best-suited for different setups.
Get tips on planning your outdoor speaker system, including where to place your speakers and the other items you'll need to complete your setup.
See the basic steps involved in installing outdoor speakers in a typical installation, from running the wire to mounting your speakers.
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.
This is a thorough, informative guide to help you install in-wall, in-ceiling, or on-wall speakers.
Most speakers don't include wire, and choosing from the available options can sometimes be confusing. Let us help you untangle the wire mess.
Learn about the key things you should consider when buying speaker cable.
Looking for tips on connecting surround speakers? Hoping to avoid a tangle of cables tripping up anyone who crosses your living room? These guidelines should help.
Stereo speaker setups can give you great sound without sacrificing much space.
Paying attention to where your speakers are placed and how they're positioned can dramatically improve the sound of all your music.
Anwers to commonly asked questions about home speakers.