CEDIA Home Integration Awards FinalistsDC Home Systems is very proud to announce that the hard work, professionalism and rigorous insistence on unparalleled performance by our team has resulted in being chosen as finalists in two categories of the CEDIA Home Integration Awards.The CEDIA Awards honor the best projects completed by home technology professional members in the past year. The Awards celebrate excellence in home technology design, installation and integration across the globe and represent the best in smart home installations. Each installation category is judged by a panel of industry experts to ensure the highest standards of [...]
Is Upgrading to a Smart Home a Wise Long-Term Investment? Between Alexa, Siri, and now Cortana, as Windows enters the Smart Home market, if you have not seen the effects of smart home automation in your own life, you know that it is shaping the homes of your friends and neighbors with increasing speed. When you think of wise improvements for your home that will keep your home competitive for selling later on, smart home upgrades may be the best way to go. How Does Smart Technology Work? The purpose of smart technology is to make your [...]
Prima Cinema is now showing "Criminal" with Kevin Costner: Watch it in your home tonight! Are you ready for a cutting edge and immersive theatrical experience in the comfort, security and privacy of your own home theater. That’s what Prima Cinema is all about, says Prima CEO Shawn Yeager. Showtimes are a thing of the past as you enjoy first run movies on your schedule. Not only will your experience be convenient, but it will replicate destination theater quality in picture and sound and surpass it in ambiance, snacks and overall enjoyment. Prima Cinema is a [...]
Coelux: A Virtual Skylight Brings the Sunlight and Blue Sky to you The latest technology in lighting aims to bring the sun indoors via an artificial skylight which produces an exact reproduction of the experience of the sun and sky. Coelux, winner of the 2014 Lux London Light Source Innovator award, is headquartered in Italy. This innovation is the result of 10 years of research by inventor Paolo di Trapani. The Coelux lighting solutions create the true effect of natural light and reproduce a virtual experience of sun and sky in spaces where light can not otherwise [...]
If you live in the North Shore area, like Newburyport or Manchester-by-the-Sea, and love music then you’ll definitely benefit from a whole house music installation. There are many brands and systems on the market, but we are here to be your expert guide and showcase the best products available. Whether you want to only create a dedicated listening room or distribute audio throughout your entire property—even outside—DC Home Systems has a smart solution for you.
DC Home Systems Walks you Through the Process of Creating the Home Theater of Your Dreams So you are thinking about installing a dedicated home theater in your Seacoast home, but you aren’t sure where to start or what to expect? The good news is that when you work with our team, we take you through a structured process so that you will be more than satisfied with the end result. Whether you already know exactly what you want, or you are having trouble deciding on a theme or design, we can help you get started. Here [...]
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Last fall, Nick was asked to appear on an episode of HGTV's Million Dollar Rooms. Here is the fantastic result of his film debut!
As an electronics professional, I am regularly asked what the latest trends are. It’s never easy determining which of the trends is really going to make it and which are just eye-candy that will fall away with time. We are always careful in our business to separate “leading edge” from “bleeding edge”. The former is usually more stable and suitable for installation while the latter is typically fraught with our clients doing free beta testing for the manufacturer. Below are my thoughts on trends for the next year with my personal verdict on whether it is leading [...]
“HGTV features local home theater installation on episode of Million Dollar Rooms” The Bat Cave themed home theater designed and installed by DC Home Systems of Portsmouth is featured in an episode of Million Dollar Rooms now airing on HGTV. Nick Mark, the President of DC Home Systems and designer of this truly unique space, was contacted last spring by the producers of the popular program which features detailed tours of “world's most lavish and distinctive homes”. “This is a rare opportunity to get more than a sneak peek into a one of a kind in-home theater [...]