What are Smart Homes?

"What exactly is a smart home?" It's a question we're asked quite a bit at Prime Audio Video. Technology is here, and it's growing. Smart Homes will soon be the new normal. It seems to evolve just a little bit faster than we have time to catch up with it. Here at Prime, we recognize [...]

Home Automation Wire Management

All too many times we see elaborate home automation systems installed in their homes without proper attention given to the rack design and the home automation wire management. Getting excited about having a high-quality home automation system installed is a good thing. Having good sound, beautiful video, lighting control, climate control, etc., makes life more [...]

Your Sarasota Sonos Experts

So you want some quality audio in your home, but the cost of running wires and ripping out drywall makes it unrealistic. Not so fast, there is now a solution to this issue... Sonos. Sonos is a wireless audio system that allows you to stream countless music sources without having to run a single wire! [...]

Sarasota Flat Screen Installation

So you just bought a 65 inch Samsung curved flat screen TV with 4K resolution and can't wait to view the amazing video display quality. Only problem is that you now have to figure out a way to get the TV mounted on the wall. This can be a daunting task, especially if you are [...]

Sarasota Surround Sound

You just moved into your new home and know that you need to get a new TV with a quality sound system. You also want the best viewing experience. As flat screen TV's get thinner and the video resolution gets better, the TV speaker audio is sacrificed. The need for a quality Sarasota surround sound [...]

Savant – Controlling Your Home With One App

Controlling your entire house through a single app may seem a little hard to grasp, but Savant has made it possible. You can now control your audio, video, surveillance, climate, lighting, and much more through a single app. Their interface is very user friendly and once installed, making changes to your settings is quite intuitive. [...]

What is Surround Sound?

Surround sound has become a buzzword in the audio world. People know that it is a good thing and can make their home sound great, but what exactly is surround sound? Surround Sound is a system of stereophonic sound involving five or more speakers surrounding the listener to create a more realistic acoustical effect. It [...]

Top Four Reasons to Have PRIME AUDIO VIDEO Mount Your TV

Recently, we've noticed an increase demand for TV mounting services. This is a task that many attempt to do themselves, but quickly realize is tedious and physically demanding. Here are the top four reasons to have Prime install your flat screen TV: 1. Hiding Wires and Cable Boxes – There is nothing worse than looking [...]

Sarasota Home Automation

So we have all at one time or another probably heard the term "home automation". It sounds cool and is associated with technology, but what is home automation? Even if someone has heard the term, the meaning of the term many times is unknown. At Prime Audio Video, we can break it down for you. [...]

Sarasota Structured Cabling & Pre-Wiring

Sarasota Structured Cabling and Pre-Wiring - Low Voltage Contractor Right now, Southwest Florida is in the midst of one of the biggest building booms in history. Thousands upon thousands of new houses are actively under construction in the area and there is no end in sight. From a technology integrator perspective, there is a huge [...]