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Our Solution: Energy Management

Go green energy management crestron monaco avGreen and sustainability efforts are much more complex than just harvesting daylight and dimming lighting levels. Managing and controlling ambient lighting is only one small piece of the puzzle. Meaningful reductions in energy usage and utility costs can only be achieved by integrating all building systems on a single, intelligent building management platform.Energy Management LEED Crestron Monaco AV

Crestron products are Integrated by Design™ to deliver complete building technology solutions. Crestron provides the only intelligent platform that unifies all energy-consuming systems including HVAC, lighting, shades, AV, voice & data, security, room scheduling and more. Only Crestron enables facility managers to monitor, manage and control all the technology throughout the entire facility, both centrally and globally, from one dashboard.

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Our Solution: Whole House Video

Watch any content from any room in the house! Imagine, pausing your favorite movie in the living room and continue watching it upstairs in the master bedroom. Perhaps, someone rings the door bell while you are watching your favorite TV show, with one button press, you can see it who’s at the front door. You don’t need satellite or cable boxes for every TVs in the house. Better yet, you can hide all the “black boxes” in the closet with the state of the art whole house video distribution. Your content should follow you, but not the other way around. That’s a luxury lifestyle!

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Please talk to one of our Consultant (626)395-9597 for more information!

Our Solution: Whole House Audio

Music is the soundtrack of our life. Fill your whole house with your favorite music from all over the world with an easy to user interface. Controlling all your music source, selection and playlist from any room in the house; from kitchen touch panels, master bedroom wireless remote control, outdoor water proof remote control, iPhone or maybe an iPad.

Choose from one of these 3 options that fits your lifestyle and budget:
Sonos Wireless Music: Perfect for someone who wants to get the flexibility of wireless and would like to stream music from Pandora®, Spotify® or maybe iTunes library. Designed for small to medium size houseSonos whole house wireless music monaco av 2

URC Total Control: Perfect for someone who wants to get a reliable and expandable whole house audio system. Designed for medium to large size house.  Today, music comes from a variety of places and in many formats including music players, iPods, radio, your PC and online music services such as Rhapsody or Pandora. With URC, you can select any of these from anywhere in the house or outdoors and listen to them instantly. From your iPad, easily control volume, create playlists, see album cover art and even push a button to play perfectly synchronized music throughout the home for your party!

Crestron Sonnex Whole House Audio: This is the best of the best when it comes to distributing your whole house music. Designed specifically for someone who lives in houses larger than 5000 square feet who wants flexibility, reliability and expandability. The user interface can be tailored according to your taste. You can even instantly stream music wirelessly or wired from Apple® devices to a Crestron audio distribution system from any room in the house. Any features that you could possibly want can be achieved with the Crestron whole house audio system. Best of all, it can be expanded into whole house Crestron Smart Home Automation.  Truly “bespoke” multi-room audio! Crestron whole house audio monaco av

            Please talk to one of our consultant NOW (626) 395-9597 for more information!

Custom Home Theater Design & Installation Buying Guide

Custom installed Home Theater &  5.1 Surround Sound is a MUST for any modern home in Los Angeles metropolitan area. However, with so many options and choices out there, many affluent & busy homeowners are faced with more confusions than ever.

Here are 5 key questions and guidelines to build your next custom home theater:
WHERE  Determine which ROOM that the home theater system going into? Is it a Dedicated Home Theater Room or Family Room/Media Room? The room itself will determine the décor, performance and budget for the Home Theater. Please check out our inspiration galleries.
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WHO  Determine who is going to be using the Home Theater system and the level of performance expectation? Is it for family movie gathering or state of the art Hollywood standard screening room? This will determine performance and ease of use of the home theater system. We can custom tailor the performance of the system based on your personal requirements. Family enoying home theater system monaco avWHAT  Determine what you’d like to watch with your Home Theater system? Do you watch a lot of movies? Do you hate black bars on the top and bottom of the television’s screen when you watch BluRay movie? What about fast moving action sport like racing, tennis, or football? This will determine what kind of television display, projector and sound system. Don’t worry; we carry all the options for every single scenario possible.

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WHEN  Determine when are you planning to use the Home Theater system. Is it during the day time or evening time only? Would you like to be able to control the light so it will enhance your home theater experience? Does the sound need to be separated from the rest of the house?Monaco Audio Video is one stop shop specializes in home theater, 5.1 surround sound, custom home theater, dedicated home theater room, media room design, home theater design, premium soundbar, custom home entertainment, best home theater system, best home theater speakers, high end custom home theater and installation, and high end home entertainment. We serve customers from Pasadena, La Canada, San Marino, Glendale, Burbank, Sierra Madre, Monrovia, San Gabriel, Arcadia, Los Angeles, Studio City, Beverly Hills, Brea, Fullerton, Yorba Linda, Irvine, Bradbury and Newport Beach. Monaco is recognized as best audio video company and best home theater installation company in Pasadena, near Los Angeles.

HOW MUCH  Determine how much is your budget will play important role to get you the maximum home theater experience possible. You don’t really need to know the exact amount, at least have a general idea on what kind of budget range that you are willing to spend on your next Home Theater project. Perhaps, you want to build a system that works for you now that you can upgrade in the future. Please check out some of the Home Theater Packages that we have

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WHO  Determine who is going to be designing, installing, commissioning and maintaining your Home Theater system. This is going to be more important than the actual Home Theater products itself. We have been designing, installing, commissioning and maintaining many Home Theater systems from basic to State of the Art since 2005. Be selective before hiring the Audio Video Company. Ask many questions and ask for some sample projects.

BUYER BEWARE to avoid some costly mistakes

MONACO® Audio Video is committed to provide the best Home Theater Design and Installation solutions possible for our valuable clients.