Home Entertainment - Rustic http://www.hemagazine.com/taxonomy/term/41/0 en Installation of the Year Awards 2009 - Best Whole-House Installation http://www.hemagazine.com/Best_Whole-House_Installation_09 <!--paging_filter--> <p><strong><span style="font-size: medium">Best Whole-House Installation </span></p> <p><span style="font-size: medium">Bliss Home Theaters and Automation Inc. of Westlake Village, Calif.</span></p> <p>The Big Show </strong></p> <p>With the push of one button, this home shows off everything it can do. And it can do a lot.</p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/Best_Whole-House_Installation_09">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/Best_Whole-House_Installation_09#comments Contemporary Installation of the Year Award Winners Rustic Theaters/Installations Fri, 06 Nov 2009 00:04:48 -0800 geoffm 21403 at http://www.hemagazine.com Urban Cowgirl http://www.hemagazine.com/Urban_Cowgirl_Denver_Loft <!--paging_filter--> <p><strong>Home theater impresario Jeffrey Smith collaborates with his artistic daughter in creating a romantic, rustic “sky lodge” theme for her downtown Denver loft.</strong></p> <p>Growing up in the bluegrass countryside of Kentucky, Ashley Harper Smith became obsessed with nature. “I was never happier than when I was in the woods, horseback riding with my sister,” she recalls. </p> <p>With her busy schedule, she yearns for those idyllic days. “I’ve always had this dream of living in a tree house surrounded by woods and nature and horses,” she says. </p> <p>With the help of her father, Ashley is living her dream. </p> <p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/Urban_Cowgirl_Denver_Loft">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/Urban_Cowgirl_Denver_Loft#comments Rustic Theaters/Installations Thu, 19 Mar 2009 10:59:13 -0700 geoffm 20888 at http://www.hemagazine.com Bold and Beautiful - CEDIA Award Winner http://www.hemagazine.com/Bold_and_Beautiful_Custom_Theater <!--paging_filter--> <p><strong>2008 Cedia Electronic Lifestyles Award Winner</strong></p> <p>Large Home Theater: Level V Silver Technical Design &amp; Best Overall Winner</p> <p>Electronic Systems Consultant: Pacific Audio &amp; Communications—Kihei, Hawaii</p> <p>The inherent risk in designing a home theater—a beautiful-looking space that produces the requisite oooohs and aaaahs—is ending up with a poorly performing room. Add the musthave of incorporating the same architectural detailing used throughout the rest of the home and the risk expands tenfold. </p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/Bold_and_Beautiful_Custom_Theater">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/Bold_and_Beautiful_Custom_Theater#comments Rustic Theaters/Installations Wed, 04 Mar 2009 22:04:17 -0800 geoffm 20853 at http://www.hemagazine.com Ranch Dressing http://www.hemagazine.com/node/Ranch_Dressing <!--paging_filter--> <p>Once upon a time, “ranch living” conjured up images of barnlike structures in a dusty, remote locale. </p> <p>Fast-forward to now, where a spectacular 20,000-square-foot home sited in Ranch Colony Estates dispels all preconceived notions of what a home on the range should be.</p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/node/Ranch_Dressing">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/node/Ranch_Dressing#comments Rustic Theaters/Installations Fri, 22 Feb 2008 04:00:00 -0800 Administrator 6280 at http://www.hemagazine.com Technology Meets the Wild West http://www.hemagazine.com/node/Technology_Meets_the_Wild_West <!--paging_filter--> <p>On the drive that leads to movie producer Peter Guber’s mountain get-away, the aspen leaves jingle like gold coins in the breeze. It’s a special effect that furthers the notion that in Aspen, money grows on trees. It better, because local real estate firm Coates, Reid, Waldron just sold Guber’s Mandalay Ranch—all 65 stunning acres—to a local philanthropic family for $46 million. </p> <p></p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/node/Technology_Meets_the_Wild_West">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/node/Technology_Meets_the_Wild_West#comments Rustic Theaters/Installations Sat, 01 May 2004 05:00:00 -0700 Administrator 4620 at http://www.hemagazine.com