5 Surprising Benefits to Home Theatre Installation

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You may think that a home theatre installation is a luxury. In terms of home renovations, most people spend their time thinking about kitchens, bathrooms or living rooms. While these areas are undoubtedly crucial to the overall value of your home, you should not forget other areas of interest. A home theatre can add unexpected value to your home. You probably have not fully considered all the benefits. When you do, you will see that such an installation is more than a luxury. It might be precisely the home renovation you need today.


1. Save Money on Movie Tickets

The movies are expensive. Ticket prices have gone up drastically over the years, which means that you will be shelling out serious money every time you go to the big screen. If you are an avid movie fan, this is something to consider seriously. Instead of throwing away money on every hit movie that comes out, you can make a single investment in your home theatre installation. Then, every movie that comes out is enjoyed for a lot less in the comfort of your home. You will not only save on movie tickets. You will also save on concessions. This value skyrockets if you have a family. Taking a family of four to the movies is nearly cost-prohibitive. With a home theatre, you can never miss a show and stay on budget.


2. Get a Front Row Seat to Every Game

Your big screen is not just for movies. A home theatre installation is also a dream come true for sports fans as sporting events are incredible live experiences. However, going to games is often expensive and hard to schedule. Instead of haggling over tickets and clearing your schedule for travel, just install a home theatre. With a home theatre, you can be in the front row for every game. This feature is especially useful if you enjoy teams that do not play near you. Nothing can recreate the live experience, but your home theatre will get you closer than you imagined. Plus, just imagine how many friends you can invite over to enjoy the game with you. A sound home theatre system will ensure you throw the Super Bowl party of your dreams.


3. Take Video Games to the Next Level

Gamers should also take note. A home theatre is an excellent platform for all your favourite gaming systems. The graphics in modern games are nothing short of exquisite, and you will fully appreciate the beauty and intricacy of your games when you play them on the big screen. A home theatre can make your video games come to life and feel far more interactive. You can even create a better multiplayer experience with the big screen. This way, it is easy for everyone to see what they are doing without fighting over the standard small screen. You can hook up your PlayStation, Xbox, Switch and more.


4. Cater the Experience to Your Preferences

The movies are a unique experience, but it may not be your perfect experience. Just think about the little inconveniences when you go to the theatre. Maybe you get stuck sitting behind someone tall. Perhaps someone is making noisy comments a few rows back. You might be too cold from the air conditioning, or the floor could be sticky. Your seat could be too small or too big. These little things can detract from your overall experience. Fortunately, with a home theatre, you can tailor the experience to your exact preferences. For many people, this level of customization makes a home theatre more enjoyable than the big screen.


5. Add Real Value to Your Home

Ultimately, home renovations should add value to your home. If you are worried about this, then be reassured. A home theatre will be a valuable asset to your home. Home theatres are incredibly attractive to buyers. Additionally, home theatres are relatively affordable compared to kitchen and bathroom renovations. Moreover, this is a versatile upgrade. No matter what type of space you have available, you can probably create a home theatre to fit it. If you want buyers wowed by your home, a home theatre can be the smart choice.

Comments (2)

Thomas J. Nelson, REALTOR ® e-Pro CRS RCS-D Vets
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
& Host of Postcards From Success Podcast

Here in San Diego, CA  I do see many homes with home theaters. I wish I had one, but we're too small a floor plan. A great way to watch football too! Fun Post!

Jul 10, 2020 04:42 AM
Saheer Gurjot

Thank You, that's a bummer that you cannot place a home theatre in your house, but since you said you see a lot of home thaetres maybe visiting a friend with one can give mostly the same experience. 

Jul 13, 2020 05:40 PM
Richard Weeks
Dallas, TX
REALTOR®, Broker

Great information, thanks for sharing.  I hope you have a great day.

Aug 12, 2020 02:52 AM
Saheer Gurjot

You Too!

Aug 17, 2020 08:07 PM