CEDIA 2013 | Enhancing our Knowledge

As St. Louis’ leader in home technology solutions for the last 30 years, our customers have grown accustomed to receiving nothing but the best. To make sure we continue to live up to our reputation, we have implemented several internal policies aimed to expand our staff’s expertise and knowledgebase. One of them is sending our Electronic System Designers to CEDIA for continuing education courses. These courses help us remain in the know, and help us further grow our communication, project management and design skills. By cultivating our existing skills and adding new talents to our repertoire, we continue our commitment to innovation. To give you an idea of just some of the courses we took, here is a snapshot of the courses our Electronic System Designers took this year: Designing Ethernet Networks Home Theater Audio & Acoustics Part I Integrating Surveillance into AV Systems to Increase Revenue Principles of Project Management Project Communication Process The Art of Project Documentation Project Management Trials & Tribulations Completing a Project: The Last Five Percent As you can see, our guys were hard at work. We can’t wait to put our new talents to work! To learn how The Sound Room can enhance your at-home living experience, please stop on by the showroom and speak with one of our customer representatives. For more information, call The Sound Room at (636) 537-0404 or visit us online 24/7 at...

The New Digital Media Center

As we celebrate our 30th year in business, we can’t help but sit back and reflect on all of the changes we have seen within the home technology market. From the VHS vs. Betamax war to the introduction of digital media—we have witnessed the true power of technology firsthand. Speaking of digital media, we have seen a strong shift towards digital music and media integration over the last few years. Not only in the products our vendors produce, but in the requests we receive from our clients. To ensure that we continue to offer nothing short of the finest in home technology, we have launched a new section of the store that is completely dedicated to playing music and movies from computers, hard drives and mobile devices. Let’s face it: our viewing and listening habits are changing. The new Digital Media Center features a wide array of products that are specifically tailored to meet the needs of the 21st century consumer. These products include: Bluetooth audio products, wireless speakers, wireless subwoofers, Digital to Analogue Converters and a variety of WiFi enabled Audio/Video products. To give you a better idea of what you might find when perusing our digital music station, we have compiled a list of some of our hottest products. Bowers & Wilkins: CS, P3, P5, Zeppelin Air, AS Sonos: Play 3, Play 5, Connect AMP, Control, Connect Peachtree Audio: Nova, DAC-IT, Deco Totem: Tribe V, Element Earth Paradigm: Sound Bar, Subwoofer These state-of-the-art products will give you the power to enjoy your favorite music and movies whenever you like. To learn how these products can take your...

What’s old is new again: the resurgence of vinyl

Recently, the president of The Sound Room, David Young, was featured on Fox 2 with Tim Ezell. During the segment, Young discussed a variety of topics including: the resurgence of vinyl to the importance of using a turntable that won’t damage your record collection. As vinyl sales continue to rise, both audiophiles and millennials are beginning to search for higher quality turntables that will protect their investment. Back in 1983, vinyl is where it all started for The Sound Room. In its 30th year in business, The Sound Room has decided to go back to basics with the expansion of its turntable line. The premier technology retailer is now the proud supplier of one of the industry’s most popular lines: Pro-Ject Turntable from Pro-Ject Audio Systems.   These top-of-the-line turntables will not only enhance the listening experience, but ensure that your albums remain in pristine condition for years to come. The Sound Room carries the full Pro-Ject line including: the Debut Carbon in gloss red with Ortofon cartridge and the Xpression Classic in a beautiful glossy mahogany with a Sumiko Pearl cartridge. If you would like to experience the Pro-Ject line firsthand, please feel free to stop on by our Chesterfield showroom to speak to one of our customer representatives. Trust us: you won’t be disappointed! To watch the segment in its entirety, simply click on the video player below.   At The Sound Room, we do more than simply provide home A/V products—we create a truly one-of-a-kind experience! The Sound Room has a retail showroom located in Chesterfield and has an operations facility in Chesterfield Valley. For more...