The Best Home Theater Setup for Movie Lovers with a Budget

Keep your theater cost down with our solutions to build a cheap home theatre. A budget home theater setup has never been easier with products from AVX.

 How Smart Home Technology is Helping the Elderly and Disabled

Smart home tech can be used to make the lives of the elderly and disabled easier. With affordable options, home automation is a no brainer.

 Is Your Home Ready for Automation? How to Prepare Your House for a Few Upgrades

Considering home automation technology? Learn about which home automation requirements are necessary before you get started. Read the blog for more info.

 Bringing Tech to Your Doorstep: What Sets AVX Apart from Other Companies

We're not one of those run-of-the-mill home automation companies. Audio Video Extremes is fully committed to serving our families and communities.

 Never Come Home to a Cold House Again, Use a Smart Thermostat Instead

Smart thermometers are an easy way to save many. With so many benefits, it's hard to not want one!

 The Best Gifts for the Techie in Your Family

Here are the best technology gifts for the techie (or not so techie) in your family. From tech gifts for him to tech gifts for mom, these are our top picks.

 Home Security Systems that Can Turn Your Home into a Stronghold

With so many home security system options, how do you find the best? Here is a breakdown of security systems and our recommendations.

 The Most Frequently Asked Questions About Security Cameras

How do security cameras work? Are they effective? We get it- protecting your home can come with a lot of questions... so let's walk through them together.

 15 Fun Ways to Automate Your Home

You've made the investment, now get the most out of your home automation system. Here are some unique ideas that will make your life easier.

 VIDEO: Protect Your Home From the Deep Freeze

While I would personally like to believe we’re on the tail end of the winter weather, we’ve all seen those ridiculous April snowstorms. Use this winter tech to protect your home against the deep freeze.

 Treat Dad for Father's Day! How? Control4

Knock his argyle socks off with the right stuff to make his house as smart as he is. It begins with Control4.

 Top 10 Gadgets for Your Audiophile

In case you’re not familiar with the term “Audiophile,” it means someone who is a hi-fi enthusiast. Maybe that’s you?

 VIDEO: Smart Home FAQ: How Does Climate Control Work?

Speak with a team member at AVX to learn more about how climate control automation technology can help you in your new or existing home. That way you can end the thermostat war, once and for all.

 VIDEO: Building A House? Ask About Pre-Wiring

We’ll work with your builder, architect, project manager, or designer to establish pre-wiring throughout your home before the sheetrock even goes up.

 AVX Summer Tips for Staying Sane With Kids At Home

AVX can help you stay sane and set you up for a successful summer with technology that boosts summer fun for kids.

 VIDEO: All Mom Wants is a Warm Car - Remote Starters 101

Automatic starters for your car are definitely not what they used to be. They're more affordable and convenient to use, making them a perfect gift idea for Mother's Day.

 VIDEO: Is 2019 the Year of the Home Theater?

Your home theater setup all depends on what you and your family are looking for in your home theater entertainment system. Learn more from AVX in our video.

 VIDEO: Vinyl, Streaming, or MP3 - the Best Audio Formats of 2019

There are a lot of different preferences when it comes to listening to your favorite tracks. The video in this blog highlights what you should know about the best audio format options in 2019 — whether that’s vinyl, streaming, or MP3.

 How 4K Projection is Changing the Game

Want a reason to treat yourself to 4K projection this year? How about 8.3 million reasons?

 6 Lighting Control Features that will Change Your (Home) Life

If you can dream it, AVX can build it. Think beyond interiors. Smart lighting knows no boundaries.

 Best Home Tech Solutions for 2019

Remember when the iPod came out and changed the way we listen to music? Well, we’ve come a long way since then my friends.

 VIDEO: Spring Break Plans? Protect Your Home Now

Whether you install video monitoring or touch-pad security, protecting your home over Spring Break is priceless when it comes to peace of mind. You can receive alerts direct to your phone, tablet, or a smartwatch that notifies you if anything is amiss or alarming and needs attention.

 VIDEO: Control Your House with Your Apple Watch

In the second half of 2018 alone, Apple shipped 3.5 million Apple Watches, a 30 percent increase over the same time period the year before. Are you one of the millions of consumers who owns that certain piece of tech? You're in good company.

 VIDEO: Bluetooth Adaptability for Your Fleet

Bluetooth connectivity in your car is no longer about convenience - it's a required safety feature. Watch Rich Erkens of Audio Video Extremes share how equipping your service vehicle with Bluetooth, Apple CarPlay, or Android Auto is the smartest things you can do for your service fleet.

 VIDEO: The Truth About Home Invasion Statistics

We might be in the home stretch of winter's long, dark days but we're still aways from those golden 9 pm sunsets of summer. Crime rates increase with darkness and the lack of light just adds another layer of insecurity when you're coming and going. At AVX, we have two words for you: home automation.

 The Future of In-Car Entertainment

In preparation for a new era in motoring and in-car entertainment, many manufacturers are considering the windshield as the perfect future viewing platform for video content, games, navigation, and AR (Augmented Reality) systems.

 What A/V Upgrades Your Boat Needs in the Offseason

The good news is that warm days and cool water are right around the corner. There’s just nothing like summer in Minnesota, and my boat is ready for action.

 What Your Super Bowl Party Needs

Millions of gridiron super-fans gather in rowdy groups every year to watch the king of competitions: The Super Bowl.