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12 Things You Need To Know About Ceiling Speakers - A Simple Guide

12 Things to Know About Ceiling Speakers

So you want ceiling speakers in your home but you don’t know where to begin. Unlike many other ‘freestanding’ speaker products, ceiling speakers are designed to be a long-lasting audio solution and as such it’s important to think about not only what level of audio quality you desire but also how you want to control your system. This is our simple and easy guide to installed home audio featuring the top 12 things you need to know to get you started.

What are Single Stereo Ceiling Speakers?

What are Single Stereo Ceiling Speakers?
A Single Stereo Ceiling Speaker is capable of providing full stereo sound from a single speaker unit, and can be especially useful for installations in smaller rooms. Keep Reading to find out how it works!

What is the Difference Between In-Ceiling and In-Wall Speakers?

What is the Difference Between In-Ceiling and In-Wall Speakers?
In-Ceiling vs. In-Wall Speakers. We are often asked what the difference between an in-ceiling speaker and an in-wall speaker is, and the answer re...

VIDEO - Sonos In-Ceiling and In-Wall Architectural Speakers Review

Sonos Speakers Video Review
  Sonos have made their first leap into the architectural speaker world with the release of their In-Ceiling and In-Wall models. The speakers - m...

VIDEO - Unboxing, Set Up and Testing of the New Sonos Amp

VIDEO - Unboxing, Set Up and Testing of the New Sonos Amp
The Sonos Amp is the successor to one of our best selling products, the Connect:AMP, and so understandably we were excited to get our hands on it. We show off new features like Airplay 2 and the new HDMI port, as well as pushing the increased channel power of the Amp to its limits...

How Can You Bring Your Home Audio System Up To Speed?

HOW TO BRING YOUR HOME AUDIO SYSTEM UP TO SPEEDF

A lot has changed in the audio industry in the last decade. Gone are the days of CDs and iPods, with people preferring to stream audio wirelessly from their phones, tablets and laptops. For those who adopted a home audio system early, the good news is that there are plenty of options available to bring your system up to speed.

Dolby Atmos Home Cinema Installation Guidelines

Dolby Atmos Home Cinema Installation Guidelines
With the recent advent of the Dolby Atmos format we are frequently asked how best to incorporate this new object-based audio technology into a home cinema installation project. In this blog post we attempt to address the questions and issues arising from these enquiries.

Ceiling Speakers for Atmos

Ceiling Speakers for Atmos
We recently had the opportunity to visit Dolby Studios in Soho Square, London, for a demonstration of their new Atmos surround sound format and to talk about the best ceiling speakers for Atmos.

Grand Designs: Cefn Castell Ceiling Speaker System

Grand Designs: Cefn Castell Ceiling Speaker System
Channel 4’s Grand Designs is back with a bang tonight at 9pm featuring a ceiling speaker system for the Cefn Castell. The design is an ultra modern glass and render edifice with panoramic views along the coast of the Llyn Peninsular and a Sonos and BluCube sound system specified by our experts.

What type of Ceiling Speakers do I need – Stereo or Mono?

What type of Ceiling Speakers do I need – Stereo or Mono?
A common question to ask yourself when shopping for ceiling speakers is 'do I need stereo or mono?'. If you take a look in detail at the in-ceiling and in-wall speakers on our websites, you’ll notice that most are described as mono, and that stereo speakers are in the minority.

Ceiling Speaker Installation in a London Loft Conversion

Ceiling Speaker Installation in a London Loft Conversion
We recently received some feedback from a customer based in London about his ceiling speaker installation. The project involved installing an audio system into a bedroom, en-suite bathroom and office while carrying out a loft conversion.

What size Ceiling Speakers do I need?

What size Ceiling Speakers do I need?
A common question to ask yourself when considering ceiling speakers is what size do I need? With so many different sizes of ceiling speakers on offer, the selection of the right speaker can seem daunting. We are here to help.