Announcing: Barrett’s Technology Solutions Has Moved!

Announcing: Barrett’s Technology Solutions Has Moved!

Discover Our New Chicago-Area Location and Exciting New Additions We have exciting news from Barrett’s Technology Solutions: we have moved! Our new location in Lombard brings us to a more centralized location to downtown Chicago, IL and the surrounding suburbs for more conveniently located and personalized services. As Chicago’s luxury smart home company, we’re bigger and better than ever in our all-new space. Guests can explore and interact with our smart technology systems to find what will suit their lifestyles at home. Continue reading to see all that’s happening and what’s to come at our new headquarters. SEE ALSO: How to Boost Your Interior Design with Motorized Shades What You’ll Find at Our New Location As you walk through the doors of our new Lombard Design Center, be ready to be immersed in the latest home automation technology. With Savant’s smart systems, you’ll witness total control of lights, audio, motorized shades, and more from our touch screen control panel. Soon you’ll be able to enjoy the many aspects of hidden audio from our high-end speakers installed throughout our design center. You’ll start to imagine entertaining your household and guests with your own multi-room audio system. In our new dedicated design office, we’ll use the space to visualize your next home project. Our state-of-the-art rack building and system testing center allows us to deliver the highest level of performance, reliability, and quality control with every system we install. Our commercial clients can also explore our conference room technologies to maximize their business’ efficiency and productivity. All That’s to Come We have relocated, but we’re not done expanding the Barrett’s experience....
How Can You Create the Best Media Room on the Block?

How Can You Create the Best Media Room on the Block?

Barrett’s Technology Solutions Gives You More Control of Your Entertainment Spaces. You want your home media room to stand out. Imagine creating an entertainment space, with the help of a certified integrator, that becomes the talk of your Chicago, IL, neighborhood. With Barrett’s Technology Solutions, your dreams can actualize into a cool, polished environment that you’ll be proud to enjoy by yourself or with friends. Picture stepping into a media room uniquely designed for you, pressing one button and seeing your favorite titles appear on the screen. Settle into your favorite chair and sink into a comfortable escape for hours. Sound enticing to you? Here’s how to make your dream a reality. SEE ALSO: Why Big Summer Movies Are Better in a Home Theater Sense of Style Why settle for a generic concept of what a media room “should” look like? Barrett’s Technology Solutions artfully crafts your media room to your exact specifications and preferences to help it reach its full potential. During a one-on-one consultation, let Barrett’s Technology Solutions know what themes, movies, or sports team inspire you and we can design with that in mind. Comfort is just as important as well: what is your preferred mode of seating, for example? Some close-knit families prefer communal setups, with loveseats and sofas, while diehard movie buffs might want some traditional theater seats added into the mix. We’ve never heard a request too unique for us to handle. Surround Sound When building your sonic environment, we take equipment, speaker placement and soundproofing into consideration to create audio that feels dynamic and lifelike. We use only top-quality speakers, like Meridian...
What Is the Right Media Room Design for Your Home?

What Is the Right Media Room Design for Your Home?

Upgrade Your Media Room to Fit Your Needs The end of the Chicago summer means you’re about to spend much more time indoors, and a media room helps you get the most out of your indoor entertainment. Whether you’re excited about the return of professional football, the latest Netflix show, or a new video game, you should have a space that is customized to meet the viewing needs of everyone in your household. Barrett’s Technology Solutions specializes in media room design that provides maximum functionality without losing any visual appeal, and your vision for your home guides how we work. We aim to create a space so inviting that you’ll want to spend hours at a time in it, and you’ll thank us for it when the temperature drops. Keep reading to learn about the media room designs we recommend for different types of viewers. SEE MORE: How Sound Meets Style in Your Design Plans The Sports Fan Give your home the feel of a sports bar minus the beer upcharge with a media room design that allows you to keep up with various games at the same time. Set up multiple high-definition flatscreen TVs along a single wall or in different areas of the room, and control all these displays from the same control interface. You’ll only want the sound from one game playing at any given time, but it’s easy to switch the primary audio source from either a touchscreen remote or your personal smartphone or tablet. When the commercials hit, push a button to turn on your gameday music playlist until the action begins again. The...