Epson PowerLite Home Cinema 8700UB projector, Onkyo TX-SR875 receiver, Onkyo SKS-HT540 speakers, ClearPlay 747HD DVD player, PHD-205LE HDTV tuner, Wii game console, Harmony 880 remote, DIY paint-on-drywall screen.
We don’t watch TV. We watch movies.
If at any time I might ask myself, “I wonder who’s winning on American Idol?”, I remind myself, “Oh yeah. I don’t care.”
When we decided in 2007 to build a house, I thought it would be fun, if we could afford it, to have a home theatre. Right now you might be asking yourself, “Why does he spell theater ‘theatre’? Is he Canadian?”
The short answer is No. I’m not Canadian.
So how did I go about designing the theatre? What was my budget? When and how did I install the various components? I thought some of my readers might like to know. So here it is.