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Turn Up the Volume

Inside or Out, Alamo Electronics Makes Living Spaces Sing

Tell the truth—you’ve been dreaming about upgrading your family room’s sound system. Or finally turning your basement into the ultimate man-cave setup. Or maybe it’s all about your backyard and a complete outdoor entertainment system. No matter your big, bold, brilliant dreams, now’s the time to start making them come true (why wait for the holidays?). Alamo Electronics—a custom audio and visual design and installation company right here in our community—excels at pinpointing just the right products to truly elevate your home.

“We bring the entertainment experience into the comfort of your home—which creates a gathering space, brings people together, and your family and friends have an even better time,” offers Tim May, a member of the Alamo team since 1983. Ready to boost your sound, sight and senses? Tim gave us the lowdown on how to take things to the next level. 

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FAMILY ROOM
Besides the typical staples—TV and some type of entertainment console—more people are choosing soundbars, speakers, turntables and other unique products.

1: Monitor Audio SoundFrame Speakers, $990 2: Pro-Ject Debut Carbon EVO Turntable, $599 3: Sonos Sub – Wireless Subwoofer, $429 – $749 4: Salamander Under-Television Cabinet, $2299 5: Sonos Soundbars, $279 – $899 6: TVs up to 100" (The Frame TV by Samsung), call for consultation

LOWER LEVEL
Many people want their entertainment to be an all-around experience, which home theater setups deliver. “Aside from projectors and screens, we have all-in-one custom remotes.”

1: URC Complete Universal Control, $600 2: Anthem MRX 540 8K Receiver, $1899.99 3: Kaleidescape Movie Storage Server, call for pricing 4: Paradigm Founder 80F Speaker, $1949 5: Stewart Filmscreen Theater Projector Screen, call for pricing 6: Sony VPL-XW5000ES Projector, $5999.99

OUTDOOR LIVING SPACE
“You can’t take a regular TV outside—it’s not meant to manage heat or the elements.” The same goes for speakers, which come in a variety of sizes and disguises.

1: Samsung Terrace TV, from $3499.99 2: Paradigm Garden Oasis Essentials Outdoor Speaker System, $2799.98 3: Paradigm Rock Monitor 60-SM Speaker, $399.99 4: Essential WiFi Support, call for options 5: Paradigm Stylus 370-SM Mounted Speaker, $374.99 6: Samsung Terrace Soundbar, $1199.99

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  • Samsung Terrace TV, starting at $3499.99
  • Monitor Audio SoundFrame Speakers, $990
  • Pro-Ject  Debut Carbon EVO Turntable, $599
  • Sonos Sub – Wireless Subwoofer, $429 – $749
  • Salamander Under-Television Cabinet, $2299
  • URC Complete Universal Control, $600
  • Sonos Soundbars, $300 – $900
  • Anthem MRX 540 8K Receiver, $1899.99
  • Kaleidescape Compact Terra Movie Storage Server, call for pricing
  • Paradigm Founder 80F Speaker, $1949
  • Paradigm Garden Oasis Essentials Outdoor Speaker System, $2799.98
  • TVs up to 100" (The Frame TV by Samsung), call for consultation
  • Wall/Ceiling Mount Retractable Projector Screens, call for pricing
  • Paradigm Stylus 370-SM Mounted Speaker, $374.99
  • Paradigm Rock Monitor 60-SM Speaker, $399.99
  • Essential WiFi Support, call for options
  • Samsung Terrace Soundbar, $1199.99
  • Sony VPL-XW5000ES Projector, $5998