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  1. Home Theater
    I bought a 2-years new home with home theater 5+1 pre-wired. My agent told me the speaker wires were on the ceiling and can be found easily using a magnet. I tried and no luck. Is there any device i should use in order to locate the speaker wires above ceiling. I know they normally covered by a...
  2. Electrical
    Hello!! I just moved into a new house and there is surround sound speakers and controllors in the walls and ceilings of each room (even outside). While this excites me greatly, I do not know where/how to hook up a stereo to them? In the basement there is a bundle of wires in a closet. Probably...
  3. Electrical
    My house, when built, was wired with surround sound. Behind the TV is all the wires for the speakers in the ceiling. For the subwoofer there are two wires and behind my couch is a mysterious single rca type outlet. I'm assuming this is for placement of my subwoofer behind my couch. My...
  4. Home Theater
    Help! Just moved into a house and went to install my surround sound today and I am having trouble finding the wires. The builder had pre-installed the wires and there are seven plates positioned around the room where the wires should be. There are five plates mounted on the wall where...
  5. Home Theater
    I'm finishing up on building a new house and I bought a new surround sound system 7.1. I would rather mount the rear and center right - left speakers in attic instead of having them hanging of wall. Anyone have any input on the best way to mount wall mount speaker in attic. My house is insulated...
  6. Building & Construction
    I'm finishing up on building a new house and I bought a new surround sound system 7.1. I would rather mount the rear and center right - left speakers in attic instead of having them hanging of wall. Anyone have any input on the best way to mount wall mount speaker in attic. There is no...
  7. Home Theater
    Hey there... I've been redoing a kitchen, and the sheetrock is down, and the other side of one wall is my living room... so I'm thinking a good time to run some surround sound wiring like I've always wanted to do. Anything I need to worry about here in regards to electrical wiring in that wall...
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