Whether you want to accept it or not, the sounds and scents of the holidays are already dancing in the air. This means it’s time to get your home in tip-top shape to impress and entertain your Thanksgiving and Christmas dinner guests—but what aspects should you set your focus on? Your home theater system, of course! The holidays call for all the holiday themed music and movies we can handle, so, to avoid boredom, it’s important that your speakers, television and Internet services are working properly.
Here’s a list you can use to make sure your home theater installation in San Bernardino County is ready to rock the holidays.
Check equipment and connections
From the television and surround sound to Internet and satellite service devices, check all pieces of equipment that make up your home theater system. This may mean going from room to room fitted with equipment, or heading straight to your home theater room if everything is in the same area. Click through channels on the TV while listening to the speaker sound quality: Is the treble clear? Does the bass have good acoustics? Do the channels have a crisp HD picture?
Review your subscription
To ensure you have the channels you want to watch for the holidays, take a look through the available channels that apply to your satellite TV subscription. Take into consideration the types of movies your guests would like to watch, and having kids’ shows at the click of a button can keep little ones out of trouble. If you want to add more channels to enjoy through the holiday season, contact the company that provided your home theater installation in San Bernardino County today.
Personalize your settings
You can either do it yourself or schedule a pro to come in, but either way, remember to reorganize your television so your holiday guests can quickly and easily access the shows they want to watch. Use bookmarks to save holiday channels, movies and specific television shows that you think everyone will enjoy—like family shows and kids’ shows. Changing your TV settings to a more user-friendly layout may mean fewer questions while you’re busy. After all, you are hosting and likely have a lot on your plate as it is.
Have enough seating
Your seating also needs to be up to par to accommodate your entire family this Thanksgiving and Christmas. Sure, they are likely visiting your place for dinner, but having a comfortable setup around the main source of entertainment—such as the TV—is good to have. For one thing, you’ve probably invited all sorts of extended family over who want to ask you a million questions about your life. Make sure your home theater room seating is so comfortable for relaxing in that they won’t want to leave the couch just to bug you!
This holiday season, you can count on JDS Systems to be there for you to help with your new equipment and existing home theater installation in San Bernardino County. Call us today!