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 [...]

Find Out About the Innovative Nest Thermostat

Prime Audio Video customers are raving about the Nest Thermostat - a smart technology for heating and cooling your home. This simple device is an essential for Home Automation. With remote control from you phone and compatibility with Amazon Alexa, you can change the temperature easily and from anywhere. You can discover why by reading [...]

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 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 [...]

Exploring Video Projection

A fun project we did locally. The customer wanted... so we used to create this custom solution.    

Intercom Systems

  Intercom systems are not a thing of the past. In our ever changing, fast paced world, they offer a unique way to stay connected to each other. Features can include: Audio and Video connection to front door guests Monitor/check in on your children in other rooms Share music or connect with someone in another [...]

Intercom Replacement

The building boom during the late 1990's and the early 2000's brought about large numbers of houses that were beginning to expect technology. Intercoms were around for years, but new intercoms that hit the market in the 1990's were accompanied by CD players. The ability to play MP3 audio flooded new homes of this era. [...]

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. [...]

The Right Way of Doing Things

Recently, we were contacted by a restaurant regarding their surveillance system. They had a 16 camera surveillance system, but five of them were not operating correctly. Upon arrival, it was abundantly clear why five of the cameras were not working. Poor installation was the obvious root cause. This blog picture will help give you an [...]