Welcome to the Future of Entertainment.
At Cinemas and Control, we're dedicated to transforming your space into a haven of luxury and innovation. Our passion is crafting bespoke home cinema and smart automation solutions that transport you to another world, all within the comforts of your home.
Experience the ultimate in cinematic luxury – from breathtaking visuals to seamless automation. It's time to immerse yourself in a wealth of possibilities.
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Think an entertainment system is just a luxury? Think again! Dive into the heart of innovation with our custom-engineered entertainment rooms that redefine entertainment. Imagine acoustical perfection and visual bliss meeting in a space that's unmistakably yours.
Uncover our 'Essential' to 'Reference' journey – three tiers of high-performance, tailored cinematic experiences. From industry-standard setups to unparalleled audio-visual sanctuaries, we orchestrate your dream space down to the last decibel and pixel.
Ever wonder why most home cinemas fail to impress? It's not about the size; it's about the science. Let's talk immersive audio formats, high-resolution video guidelines, and acoustical precision that will make your space the envy of any cinephile.
They say the devil is in the details, but in our VR visualizations, heaven is in the experience. Step into your future private cinema through our cutting-edge virtual reality designs and choose the perfect ambience before it materialises.
Exclusive, bespoke, and unmatched – these aren't just words, they're promises. From smart home integration to top-tier craftsmanship, we ensure your home entertainment enhances both your lifestyle and property value.
Why settle for a one-size-fits-all solution? Our post-discovery call process allows us to listen, then adapt, creating a personalised proposal that speaks the language of luxury and exclusivity. Your home cinema, your rules.
We are all different, and at Cinemas and Control we believe that your home entertainment space should be an expression of your indivual style, tastes and ideology.
Unlike other home entertainment companies we offer truly bespoke design services rather than standardising our offering to make life easiest for ourselves.
We want to understand your needs, tastes, and requirements to develop solutions that truly inspire you to enjoy every element of your new system.
From the interior elements to the breath taking performance our systems offer, we believe in creating spaces where you can truly escape the day to day, and immersive yourselves in magical experiences with family and friends.
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Book your free initial design consultation now and allow us to develop a concept design, visualisation and proposed cost options for your project, we need just thirty minutes of your time to start the process and then a second meeting where we will present our vision, costs and specifications, which will allow us to make any final revisions before client issue.
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“Life is all about creating experiences, give yourself the best experience you can by doing your Home Cinema the right way.” - Matthew Cupper
Home cinema design is an art that requires careful planning and execution to achieve the desired results. The goal of a home cinema is to create a cinematic experience in the comfort of your own home. There are several best practices to keep in mind when designing your home cinema to ensure that you achieve the perfect balance of aesthetics and functionality.
With that said, here are 6 things you need to consider when designing a home cinema room!
The size and layout of your room will have a significant impact on your home cinema design. The ideal room for a home cinema is a dedicated space with no windows, as natural light can interfere with the projector image. The room should also be large enough to accommodate the screen size and seating arrangement you desire. The layout should be such that all seats have a clear view of the screen.
The acoustics of your home cinema are crucial to achieving a high-quality sound. The room's walls, ceiling, and floors should be treated with acoustic panels to absorb sound and reduce echo. The panels should be strategically placed to achieve the best sound quality possible. The room's shape can also affect the acoustics, so it's essential to consult with an expert to ensure that your room is properly designed for optimal sound quality.
Lighting is an important aspect of home cinema design that is often overlooked. The room should have a combination of ambient lighting and task lighting. Ambient lighting should be dimmable to achieve the desired level of brightness for the screen. Task lighting should be placed strategically to provide adequate lighting for seating, snack tables, and other areas of the room.
The seating in your home cinema is crucial to achieving a comfortable and enjoyable viewing experience. The seats should be arranged in a way that provides an unobstructed view of the screen. The distance between the screen and the seating should be proportional to the screen size to avoid eye strain. Comfortable seating with adequate legroom is also important to ensure that viewers can sit for extended periods without discomfort.
The audio and video equipment you choose for your home cinema will have a significant impact on the overall viewing experience. The projector or TV should be of high quality and have adequate resolution to achieve a clear image. The sound system should also be of high quality and adequately calibrated to achieve optimal sound quality. It's essential to consult with an expert when selecting and installing audio and video equipment to ensure that you achieve the desired results.
Décor is an essential aspect of home cinema design that can significantly impact the room's ambiance. The décor should be carefully selected to achieve a cinematic atmosphere. Movie posters, popcorn machines, and other cinema-related items can help create the desired ambiance. It's essential to strike a balance between décor and functionality to achieve the desired results.
Here is a quick checklist to get you started with you home cinema. If you require any more detailed information please feel free to reach out and contact one of our team members.
Consider Room Size and Layout options for the room.
Use a screen size calculate to ensure you have the right sized screen for the seating placement.
Ensure that your projector will deliver the right brightness at the screen, search for Foot Lambert calculator online.
Choose your home cinema speakers wisely, for cinema a speaker needs a good off axis response.
Make sure you pair the speaker with the right amplifier power, shoot for 105dB peak at the seating position for cinema reference levels.
Use the right cabling to deliver the best quality.
If you are having more than one row of seats make sure you have a clear sightline to the screen.
Do not over do acoustic treatments, calculate where the room is causing the problems and only treat these areas.
Lighting is an important element in the cinema room so plan this element carefully. You need flexibility to have some lights on when watching a movie, and do not want to wash out the image on the screen.
If you feel out of your depth consult with an expert.