button offcanvas contact
button offcanvas subscribe

Contact Us

Don’t hesitate to let us know how we can help you. We are here to answer any questions you might have or assist you with a project.

Subscribe

Join our mailing list and stay up to date on the latest smart technology news and events.

Call Today (727) 441-9292   |   1163 N. Hercules Ave. Clearwater, FL 33765

               

6 Ways to Do More with Amazon Alexa

Smart Home Automation and Alexa are a Perfect Match

6 Ways to Do More with Amazon Alexa

The Amazon Echo really is an amazing device—just plug it in, connect to Wi-Fi, and enjoy having your own voice-controlled assistant! The smart device hit more than 10,000 unique skills in February of this year, so there certainly are plenty of things you can take advantage of.

But get this: late last year, Experian did a survey to find out exactly how people were using Amazon Alexa. The most commonly tried skills were setting a timer (84.9%), playing a song (82.4%), and reading the news (66%). Those are useful skills, but if you want to do more with your Alexa in your St. Petersburg, FL home, then it’s time to explore smart home automation. Keep reading to learn about these creative ways to put voice control to work.

Is a Home Surveillance System Worth It?

Learn about the ROI of Surveillance Cameras

Is a Home Surveillance System Worth It?

A home surveillance system is something that few Clearwater, FL homeowners would object to having, but the main thing holding them back is usually cost. However, what you may not know is that it’s quite easy to recoup the cost of surveillance cameras. Unlike a traditional security system, surveillance cameras don’t have to come with recurring monthly costs, which means the benefits quickly outweigh the initial investment. So what are those benefits, and are they worth taking the leap and upgrading your home? Read on to find out.

How to Improve Your Restaurant’s Customer Experience

An Outdoor Sound System is the Perfect Option for Florida Businesses

How to Improve Your Restaurant’s Customer Experience

Last month on our residential blog, we talked about how to avoid common mistakes when setting up an outdoor sound system. Of course, homeowners aren’t the only ones who can benefit from outdoor sound. The residential guide is still applicable for business setups, but today, let’s go one step further to talk about the best ways that businesses throughout the Palm Harbor or Tampa, FL area can use outdoor audio to their advantage.

A Quick Guide to Sound System Installations

5 Steps to Superior Sound in Your Belleair Home

A Quick Guide to Sound System Installations

There’s a lot more to producing high-quality audio than simply plugging in some speakers. A great many factors can affect how music sounds, and each one of these things needs to be considered during the installation process. If you’re considering adding a sound system to your Florida home, then keep reading. We’ll go over our process as audio video installers for ensuring that your system is set up for success.

What Can I Expect During a Home Theater Installation?

Learn Our Process for Designing and Installing One-of-a-Kind Theaters

What Can I Expect During a Home Theater Installation?

Private theaters are a wonderful addition to any home in the Belleair, FL area. As much as we wish home theater installations happened at the snap of a finger, the process of creating truly exceptional theaters is a complex one. Fortunately, we’ve honed that process over the years to get a high-quality result without any hiccups along the way. Keep reading to learn our approach.

Setting Up an Outdoor Sound System? Avoid these 3 Mistakes!

Embrace Outdoor Audio at Your Florida Property

Setting Up an Outdoor Sound System? Avoid these 3 Mistakes!

Spring is right around the corner, and Tampa is already experiencing gorgeous weather that makes us all want to head outside. What better way to enhance your patio or backyard than with an outdoor sound system? Before we get into all the ways that outdoor audio can improve your life, let’s talk about the importance of setting it up the right way. Below, we cover three common mistakes that people tend to make when adding an audio system to their outdoor spaces.

5 Ideas for Getting More Use from Smart Home Tech

Put Your Smart Home Automation System to Work

5 Ideas for Getting More Use from Smart Home Tech

Smart home automation technology is amazing. It’s fully customizable and can do so many different things. But the big question is this: are you taking advantage of your system’s full capabilities? If you’re ready to go past simply turning off the lights using your phone, then read on. Below, we cover some fun ideas for going beyond the basics with the automation system in your Palm Harbor, FL home.

Get the Full Cinematic Experience at Home with a Private Theater

Explore the Possibilities for a Home Theater Installation

Get the Full Cinematic Experience at Home with a Private Theater

If you’ve been looking for a way to make your home stand out, there’s no better upgrade than adding a dedicated home theater. A home theater installation gives residents in the Tampa, Florida area the opportunity to enjoy movies and shows in the highest quality possible without ever having to leave home. To learn about the possibilities for creating that perfect environment for movie-watching, read on.

5 Things You Can Do With Motorized Shades

Add Motorized Shades to Your Smart Home Automation System

5 Things You Can Do With Motorized Shades

The modern smart home can do so many things. You can control the lights throughout your home, adjust the volume on all televisions simultaneously, and access real-time surveillance footage while you’re halfway around the world, to name a few. So how do motorized shades fit into your Belleair, FL smart home? Keep reading to learn how smart shades can make your life easier and more comfortable.

Learning to Use Your Smart Home System Just Got Easier

These Video Tutorials Show You the Best Ways to Use Smart Home Technology

Learning to Use Your Smart Home System Just Got Easier

Smart home automation technology is incredibly complex. Everything from your window shades to your televisions is all connected to a single system that manages your Tampa area home flawlessly. However, just because you have intricate technology running your smart home doesn’t mean that it has to be confusing or difficult to use. We design our systems so that you can adjust each room’s settings with a push of a single button.

Why Choose Marantz for Your Sound System?

Marantz is a Must-Have for High-End Sound Systems

Why Choose Marantz for Your Sound System?

Choosing an audio brand is a big part of adding a high-quality sound system to your home. The right brand can make your home feel like a concert hall or amphitheater, with you sitting center stage for the performance. Here at AV Specialists, one of our favorite audio brands is Marantz. Read on to learn more about this innovative audio company and how their AV equipment can enhance the listening experience in your Clearwater, Florida home.

3 Ways Smart Surveillance Cameras Make Your Belleair Home Safer

Make Your Home Security Smarter with Cameras from LILIN

3 Ways Smart Surveillance Cameras Make Your Belleair Home Safer

Belleair, Florida is known for its gorgeous homes and beautiful views. The unfortunate truth is that areas with high-value homes are often seen as valuable targets for thieves. Is your home’s security system prepared against that risk? One effective way to keep your home safe is with surveillance cameras. In this blog, we cover three main ways that surveillance cameras help enhance security for luxury homes.

Improve Your Tampa Home with Smart Home Automation

Why You Should Add Lighting Control to Your Smart Home

Improve Your Tampa Home with Smart Home Automation

Have you been considering turning your Tampa, Florida home into a “smart home”? If so, you’ve probably looked into all the ways to upgrade the different aspects of your home: HVAC, smart security, home audio video…the list goes on. Here at AV Specialists, we believe lighting control is a great starting point for smart home automation. Continue reading to learn why.

How to Get the Ultra HD Experience in Your Home Theater

A Home Theater Installation Guide for 4K Ultra HD

How to Get the Ultra HD Experience in Your Home Theater

There are a lot of factors that go into a high-end private home theater installation. Room acoustics, seating, décor, lighting, and more all combine to create that cinematic experience right within your Clearwater, Florida home. One of the key components that differentiates a high-end theater from any basic media room is the video display. In this blog, we’ll show you how to set up your theater to make the most of your 4K Ultra HD display.

For High-Quality Sound Systems, Choose McIntosh

McIntosh Provides the Quality and Versatility You’re Looking For

For High-Quality Sound Systems, Choose McIntosh

Audio equipment brands play a huge role in the quality and type of sound systems. Generic stereos may cut it for some people, but for true audiophiles, nothing beats the crystal clear tones of McIntosh. In this blog, we will cover the background of why McIntosh sound systems are held in such high esteem in the A/V community, then discuss which McIntosh products are a good starting point for your home in Tampa, Florida.