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The Pro Install AV Blog

Your source for the latest smart home news, along with expert advice on all things home cinema and automation.

Support and Maintenance

Your Complete Mid-Year AV Maintenance Checklist

26 Jun 2018 Audio Visual

Whether it’s a small, single-room set-up or a large-scale, whole home solution, it goes without saying that you spent more than a pretty penny on your home AV installation.

So, with that in mind, isn’t it worth protecting your valuable investment by taking some time out to ensure that it’s still running at its optimum best? Read More


Smart Home Security

Why Now is the Perfect Time To Upgrade Your Smart Home Security System

20 Jun 2018 Home Security

You’ve waited a long, long time for radiant sunshine and bright blue skies of summer to finally arrive. So, now that they’re finally here, the only thing on your mind is getting outdoors to enjoy it, leaving your worries, and your technology, far behind.

Yet Having worked with countless homeowners to install state-of-the-art bespoke home security solutions, we often find that the summer months provide the opportune moment to upgrade, update, and replace hardware and software, ensuring that your system is prepared for the rest of year. Read More


Home Automation

Planning a Summer Party? Impress Your Guests With These Smart Home Automation Tips

13 Jun 2018 Home Automation

After a winter that felt as though it was just never going to end, summer finally arrived with a bang last month, and the good news is that it’s well and truly here to stay.

Throughout June, July, and August we’re in for some truly outstanding weather. Read More


Garden lighting

Transform Your Garden with These Intelligent Lighting Tips From London’s Top Lutron Dealer

08 Jun 2018 Intelligent Lighting

The sun is finally shining and the summer is well and truly upon us, meaning if there was ever a perfect time to head outdoors for a season of garden parties, barbeques, and working on your tan, now is most certainly it.

Yet just because you’ll be spending more time outdoors over the next couple of months that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the same added style and convenience that you get from the smart technology inside your home. Read More


home cinema installation

Home Entertainment: Your Questions Answered by London’s Top Home Cinema Installers

28 May 2018 Home Cinema

From choosing the right speakers to finding a professional capable of designing and installing your dream system, there’s so much to consider when it comes to investing in home entertainment that simply deciding where to start can be a challenge all of its own.

Sure, you could head to Google and start with some research, but let’s be honest:

That only throws up more questions than it answers. Read More