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What Features Should I Look For in a Great Outdoor TV?

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SunBriteTVs: Built for the Outdoors

Whether you're planning to entertain in the backyard, host a tailgate, or just looking for a way to enjoy the refreshing Arizona air while relaxing on the patio with your favorite TV show, an outdoor TV can be an excellent investment. But how do you choose the right one for the experiences you plan to have?

SunBriteTV offers a variety of options for outdoor TVs that were made for the outdoors. Continue reading to learn the essential features of a great outdoor TV for your Paradise Valley, AZ, home.

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B&W Transforms the High-End Audio Listening Experience

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Experience the Purest Sound with Unrivaled Realism

B&W has been defined by one principle since its beginnings in 1966—producing the finest audio quality possible. At Audio Video Excellence, we value companies that have stood the test of time and continue to perform exacting research and development, setting new standards of performance that eclipse their previous lines. B&W is one of these brands and one of the reasons we’re proud to call them our partners. 

Let’s explore what they bring to the table and how their high-end audio transforms the listening experience for homeowners in Scottsdale, AZ. 

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How to Get Hi-Fi Impact from High-End Speakers

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Audio Video Excellence Now Offering Classé Audio and Marantz

It's always exciting when we get to share the addition of new brands to our lineup of high-end speakers! So stop in to meet the lineup of audio tech from Classé Audio and Marantz. Either of these speaker brands will be a great addition to your Paradise Valley listening room, media center, or home theater.

And, while we're on the subject of high-end speakers, I always like to remind customers that investing in high-end speakers is not a guarantee that speaker quality will be extraordinary simply by plugging them in. That's why it's best to have a professional help you install them and tune them to improve your Hi-Fi listening experience.

Please continue reading to find out how to get the most out of your brand new high-end speakers. 

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What Does Your Control4 Dealer Have to Offer in 2023?

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Control4 Announces New Halo Remotes and Vibrant Linear Lighting

It’s no secret that we’re big fans of the Control4 brand and that we love delivering the convenience of their smart home technology to our clients throughout the Scottsdale, AZ, area. Like all major technology brands, Control4 has continued to innovate its products and has recently announced a few new ones that we can’t wait to share with our clients! As your local Control4 dealer, we will be the place to visit to try out and purchase new or upgraded items.

Continue reading to learn about these new products coming soon from Control4.

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Bring High-Fidelity Music to Every Room in Your Home

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In-Wall Speakers Offer Hi-Fi Audio Without Disturbing a Home’s Aesthetics

At Audio Video Excellence, we integrate the latest technology in home automation and high-performance audio and video. Together, they create unmatched entertainment, from the immersive cinematic experience to multi-room audio that delivers detailed, crystal-clear, undistorted sound throughout your home from nearly invisible in-ceiling and in-wall speakers. 

It's these architectural speakers that genuinely amaze our clients. It’s hard to describe the sensation of walking into your home after a long day greeted by your “Relaxing” playlist streaming through your home. The sound follows you as you change clothes, grab a cold drink, and head out to the patio to relax in the Arizona sun. 

We can thank the top brands in the industry for this incredible audio experience. As homeowners called for architectural speakers that didn’t mar their home’s beauty or take away from the design, manufacturers of high-fidelity speakers listened. Some of our partners in this arena include B&W, Focal, Paradigm, and Triad.

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Lighting Control in Your Smart Home Can Enhance Your Life

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Your Home Will Shine with Right Lighting for Every Room and Event

The lighting in your Scottsdale, AZ, home can do so much more than simply illuminate your rooms. The right lighting tone and brightness set a mood, provide ambiance for events, and simplify chores and other tasks. But we’re not talking about flipping switches, turning dimmers, and installing light bulbs of different colors. 

Instead, lighting control is a home automation system that makes it quick and easy for you to find just the right lighting - brightness, color, and temperature for any situation. Keep reading to discover how smart lights enhance your home and lifestyle! 

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Audio Video Excellence Is Your Trusted, Local Focal Dealer

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Work with Our Team for Your Upgraded Home Audio Setup

In the process of beginning an upgrade of your home soundscape but unsure where to start? High-end audio starts with a strong design and foundation, bolstered by top-tier brands that deliver high-fidelity sound. Our team at Audio Video Excellence works with Focal, a trusted brand that can shape your entire home soundscape with a wide range of speaker options.

As your trusted Focal dealer in the Paradise Valley, AZ area, Audio Video Excellence is here to bring a professional audio setup to your home today. Want to find out more about how Focal fits into our services and solutions? Keep reading below.

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Check Out This New Release: B&W 700 Series S3

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This Third-Generation Speaker Delivers Better Performance at a More Affordable Price

If you’re a fan of B&W speakers but have been holding off purchasing their flagship 800 Series Diamond model due to cost, it’s time to get excited about the new B&W 700 Series S3. 

The third-generation 700 series speakers, which come five years after their last major rework, have just been released and dubbed the “Goldilocks model” because they are the perfect compromise between the 800 and 600 series in terms of performance and cost.

Continue reading to learn more about the features of the latest B&W speakers and start envisioning how great they will sound inside your Scottsdale, AZ, home.

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Create an Enchanting Oasis with Outdoor Lighting Design

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Extend Your Outdoor Gatherings Long Into the Night with the Right Lighting

Are you gearing up for the ultimate outdoor entertainment space? Or maybe you’re considering creating your dream retreat, a backyard oasis to relax and enjoy the fresh air, breathtaking desert scenery, and captivating stars at the end of a long day. 

At Audio Video Excellence, we create outdoor areas that define luxury living in Scottsdale, AZ. These may include outdoor 4K HDR TVs and crystal-clear audio from landscape satellite high-fidelity speakers. There’s one outdoor system, however, that pulls it all together and extends the gathering with friends and family long into the evening. It’s outdoor lighting design, and it turns a nice backyard into an enchanting oasis. Let’s see how it’s done and how to make the most of your outdoor space at night.

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Take Outdoor Entertainment to New Heights with High-End Audio

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The Right Outdoor Soundscape Makes All the Difference!

Even as the seasons begin to change, you can still make the most of your Paradise Valley, AZ backyard and patio with an elevated outdoor entertainment setup. With audiovisual equipment that stuns and impresses, your home will surely be the place to be for every get-together among friends and family.

But how can you achieve the ultimate outdoor soundscape when the weather can be unpredictable? High-end sound solutions from trusted brands can create the ideal auditory setup across your backyard - whether the temperature is over 100 degrees in summer or it dips into the 40s during the winter.

Want to learn more? Keep reading below.

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Motorized Shades Provide Endless Luxuries for Your Home

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Enhance Your Living Spaces with Automated Shading

Motorized shades might not be at the top of your home’s priority list, but with the endless benefits you receive - such as simply tapping a button to lower or raise them - it’s time you adjust that list! With motorized shades, you can experience improved convenience, comfort, protection, and aesthetics all around.

From enhancing your interior design to providing high-end functionality to your everyday living, this smart solution is a must for your Paradise Valley, AZ home. Learn more about motorized window treatments and how our team can help bring them to your whole property by reading below.

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How to Make the Most of High-End Audio

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Distributed Audio and High-End Speakers Make Beautiful Music Together

Liven up your living spaces with an upgraded home audio system! Just a tap of a button can stream your media throughout every area of your Scottsdale, AZ home, letting you bask in calming melodies or dance party tunes at any time of day - and for any setting.

While listening to music and media is an everyday occasion, you can truly elevate any moment with high-end audio and a distributed sound system in your home. Keep reading below and take a look at how you can optimize your home’s soundscape.

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Upgrade Your Media Room For Football Season with Hidden Technology

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Get ready for some football entertainment with these home technologies

With the football season upon us, all football fans have started preparation in full swing. Many prefer watching the big game on an equally big screen, but instead of going to crowded places where you can miss out on a lot, why not bring all the entertainment to your home?

That’s right, your luxury home’s media room can be the center of attention during games where you can host screenings for friends and family. But how can you prep your media room without creating clutter? With hidden technology, of course!

Read on to discover the hidden tech gadgets that can enhance the game-watching experience in your Paradise Valley, AZ, residence.

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Get Ready for Football Season with B&W Speakers!

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High-Fidelity Audio Elevates Every Viewing

As football season approaches, you want your home entertainment center to meet the criteria required for the ultimate tailgating and viewing experience right in your own Scottsdale, AZ home! The right setting and AV solutions transform game day into one for the books.

Bring the best for your friends and family with B&W speakers. High-fidelity audio is unparalleled when it comes to your game’s sound and commentary. Learn more about these high-end speakers and other top-tier audio solutions by reading below!

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3 Reasons Your Home Needs Voice Control

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Enjoy hands-free control in your smart home by introducing a voice assistant

The sole purpose of automated technology is to make the lives of homeowners easier. While you can add different devices like on-wall keypads and smartphone apps to control your daily smart home experience, nothing compares to the convenience and comfort brought by voice control!

Imagine seamlessly connecting and effortlessly controlling your Scottsdale, AZ, home’s technologies. Keep reading below to learn how a voice assistant like Josh.ai can transform the way you live in your home.

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Work with a Focal Dealer to Upgrade Your Home Soundscape

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High-Fidelity Audio Can Be a Reality for Any Part of Your Property

Experience your home audio in a new, exhilarating way with high-end audio speakers and solutions in place throughout your Scottsdale, AZ property. Music and media can transform and elevate any moment, and a high-fidelity soundscape can transport you entirely. But for this type of audio setup, you need top-notch products from high-end brands installed by a trusted integrator.

Our team at Audio Video Excellence is your trusted Focal dealer who will deliver an audio setup that impresses your guests and stuns listeners every time they press the play button. Learn more about Focal and our services by reading below - keep scrolling!

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Bowers & Wilkins Speakers Impress with a Top-Notch Performance Every Time

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Press Play to Immerse Yourself in High-End Media & Audio

Upgrading your home audio setup always comes back to the type of audio equipment your system uses. You need high-fidelity products you can rely on for years and years to come, so whenever you press play – you know you’re about to be immersed in a crystal-clear sound performance.

With Bowers & Wilkins speakers, you never have to second-guess whether you’re going to experience music and media at its best; you know you will! Bring these high-end speakers to your Paradise Valley, AZ, home soundscape today. Want to learn more? Just keep reading below.

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Bring Immersive Home Theater Systems to Your Clients

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Work with Our Team for a Seamless Process!

Providing a truly cinematic experience within the walls of a client’s Scottsdale, AZ home means creating a media space they’ll want to return to again and again instead of heading out to the local theater. Now, as an architect or interior designer, this might sound like an overwhelming task for your team – but with a professional integrator like Audio Video Excellence on your team, you can make delivering home theater systems to your clients an effortless feat!

Want to learn what makes home theater systems stand out in private cinemas and multipurpose media rooms for your homeowners – and how our team can help bring these spaces to life? Just keep reading below for more.

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Experience Enhanced Convenience & Comfort with Smart Home Automation

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One-Touch Control & Easy Management Make for Improved Smart Home Living

Your home is your personal oasis away from the hustle and bustle of the outside world. It’s the space designated for you, your family, and friends to spend time together and create cherished memories. So, what if you could create a customized and elevated environment that enhances these moments?

Smart home automation transforms your home in Paradise Valley, AZ, into a living space that delivers enhanced convenience, comfort, luxury, and much more. Ready to bring a fully integrated smart system to your home? Keep reading below for more.

 

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An Outdoor TV Installation Transforms Your Backyard Setup

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Experience High-End Audiovisuals This Summer & All Throughout the Year!

The warmer months are fast approaching – and now is the time to get your Scottsdale, AZ backyard ready for any and every gathering you plan on hosting this spring and summertime. While high-end speakers and audio solutions can create the perfect soundscape throughout your outdoors, it’s a professional outdoor TV installation that will stun and impress every time.

Keep reading on below to learn how this AV setup can transform your yard and patio for your next get-together or party!

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