Shows starlink dish installed at the Kent home.

Starlink Install Kent Rural Home

With no possibility of a fibre broadband install, our Kent client was “tearing his hair out” with his broadband speeds – we utilised a hybrid Starlink system for a vastly improved connection. The Problem Our client is a businessman and family man who needs a reliable and fast broadband connection to his home. With the existing BT connection, he was …

PMC Holme Court Cinema

Home Cinema Room Install for PMC Speakers – “The Absence of Light”

We were incredibly excited when the brilliant PMC Speakers asked us to create a state of the art demo home cinema room. The Professional Monitor Company (PMC) are an unrivalled UK manufacturer of the very finest quality loudspeakers. They are extensively used in the foremost recording, mastering, mixing and post-production studios across the globe. PMC speakers have been used in …

Home Cinema Room Design – Aesthetic and Technical Elements

When it comes to home cinema room design, we have 25+ years of experience! Over the years, we have created home cinemas of every size and shape. Our award-winning cinema rooms are renowned for providing an emotional and authentic movie experience. A home cinema room design can be driven by technical requirements and it can also be steered by a …

A home cinema for a star Wars fan.

Home Cinema Above Garage – Think Outside the Box!

With some immersive home cinema rooms costing less than an average tennis court, there’s never been a better time to think about installing a high-performance cinema room in your home. In this article, we look at a home cinema room which was installed above a garage. Our client wanted a luxury-feel home cinema room; a man-cave in which to watch …

Shows house with lights on, Lutron install.

Lutron Install – Home Entertaining Heaven!

This was to be a genuine pleasure – a fantastic Lutron install for a lovely family. Some projects are just a little bit special and this has been one of our favourites. Not only did we get to work in this stunning home, but we met a charming family. It has been our absolute pleasure to work with the client, …

Crestron Control in the dining room and kitchen - shows dining table, light fitting nad in-ceiling speakers.

Crestron Home – Perfect Control for Smart London Home

In this article, we look at the Crestron Home Control solution for this lovely London home. While making plans for the renovation of his London villa, our client knew that it was the perfect time to consider adding a Crestron Home control system. The build team was going to take the property back to bare bones, with an extensive renovation …

Work of home cinema installer Imagine This. Shows cinema screen, black leather home cinema seats and grey carpet.

Home Cinema Installer – London & South East’s Expert

Grey Matter We have been a home cinema installer for more than two decades and we have relished every project. In this article, we look at a small dedicated home cinema that we created for a lovely family in Surrey. For a home cinema, the colour grey provides a calming, sophisticated and un-distracting backdrop. It is an achromatic colour, which …

The home cinema design process, early stages. Wireframe image of cinema, from rear right looking to screen.

Your AV Installation Questions Answered – Virtual Consultation Services

Would you like a no-obligation, virtual consultation about your av installation? Perhaps you are too busy for a site meeting at the moment? Would you like to explore the idea of a smart home installation, but have no firm ideas or budgets yet? Our virtual consultation may be the answer! In this article we look at: The project cycle Why …

Private Home Cinema – Our Design for a Luxury Screening Room

Properties with their own private home cinema are exploding in popularity and the requests we get are becoming more and more creative. In this post, we look at the design work we did for a client who is based in Poland. Whilst planning the build for his new home, our client wanted to add a huge luxury private home cinema. …

Home automation provides convenient control of your smart home, from keypads and smart device apps.

Your Home Automation System – Food for Thought!

Home automation systems (or smart homes) are becoming more and more available and desirable. In this article, we have a quick look at some of the popular options, to give you something to consider when planning for your own home. We look at some of the common areas of home automation: Lighting Control Motorised Window Treatments HVAC Control Multi-room Audio …

Intelligent lightig control in Spanish home, image shows house from the outside with basement and garden.

La Puerta – Intelligent Lighting Control and Home Automation

In this article, we look at the intelligent lighting control system in this beautiful family home. The most intelligent home automation and lighting control systems are those that work together to provide convenience and a slick, intuitive experience for the owner. When the owner of this luxury coastal villa embarked on an exciting renovation project, he knew that an intelligent …

Image shows view from rear of star wars style cinema, towards the screen. Home cinema lighting, seating and acoustic treatment.

Home Cinema Designer – we call this one the “Genesis Moment”

Home cinema design is part science and part art. As a designer, we spend many hours working on each project. We create home cinema rooms that deliver stunning performance, within an equally remarkable environment. In this post, we look at: What is a home cinema design? What goes into a design? When should you bring in a home cinema designer? …

View from the rear left of the residents cinema towards the screen. Also shows home cinema seats and home cinema lighting.

Residents Cinema – Our Stunning Private Screening Room Design

We were commissioned to design a private residents’ cinema, for a prestigious development of 5* London apartments, that were being built on the banks of the Thames. In this post, we look at the design and technical solutions for this project. We look at: Our Design for This Private Residents’ Cinema Video Audio Communal Cinema – Residents’ Room Booking Technology …

Art screen TV mounted above fireplace on motorised TV bracket in immersive media room.

Media Room – A Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing

This elegant media room combines an understated install with stunning immersive audio and video performance. Captivating immersive performance is achievable in even a modest space, as shown in this media room project. We look at: The Brief Media Room Design Audio Video Processing and Amplification Controlling the Environment Music to His Ears In Conclusion – Client’s Final Word The Brief …

Lutron Alisse Keypad Review

In this article, we review the new Lutron Alisse Keypad. Lutron are the preeminent manufacturer of residential lighting control systems. To complement their Homeworks QS range, Lutron recently launched a new in-wall keypad, to provide the latest in technology and a superior finish. In fact, we had already heard such rave reviews of the new keypads from within the industry, …

Lutron Lighting Control Panel with Adaptive Module

Smart Home Installation – Excellence as Standard

With over 25 years of experience in smart home installation, we have completed countless varied and exciting projects. We are determined to make certain that our projects are well installed, even behind the scenes. A first-class job Our brilliant team are very well trained and prepared for their tasks. We ensure that they have the right skills and tools to …

The art and science of great home cinema design. Home cinema room with projector, screen and sunken seating.

Home Cinema Design

Brilliant home cinema design – science and art! All great home cinema design is the result of two things: meticulous technical design and the art of creating a room which looks and feels great. Here at Imagine This, we have over 25 years of delivering the finest home cinema designs. In this article we look at: The Science of Home …