Basement Home Theaters and Media Rooms

Why go out to the movies when you can bring the entertainment to you? Check out these ideas for creating a basement home theater or media room.

Home Theater

Home Theater

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By: Caroline Shannon-Karasik

It doesn't matter if your basement home theater or media room has a full size theater or one large flat screen television; the most important aspect of designing a basement home theater is that it incorporates your personal style.

Designer Home Theaters and Media Rooms

Garage Redo

Beam Me Up, Scotty

Under the Sea

Retro Hollywood Style

Cool and Contemporary

Lonely Space Becomes Popular

Rockin' Around the Theater

Photo By: unknown

To the Batcave!

Entry-Level High End

User-Friendly Home Theater Controls

Photo By: Wes Calvin, Platinum Productions

Wooden Elegance

Beneath the Garage

Star-Studded Wonder

High-Dollar Home Theater

Trendy Theater

$6 Million Theater

Personalized Entertainment

High-End Experience

Photo By: HOWARD TUCKER 216-696-4616

Hidden Screen and Projector

Photo By: Alex Fenlon

Rustic Retreat

Combination Media Room and Theater

Photo By: Barry Schwartz

Framed Artwork TVs

Photo By: Eric Perry

Multipurpose Entertainment Room

Photo By: Jim Schmid Photography

Traditional Meets High Tech

Photo By: CEDIA

Great Viewing, Day or Night

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Cozy Retreat

Unobtrusive Design

See It From All Angles

Setting the Stage

Photo By: Alan Gilbert

Eco-Friendly Viewing

Photo By: Eric Perry

Hoop Dreams

For Art's Sake

Lord of the Theaters

1920s-Style Home Theater

A Movie Gold Mine

Beneath the Stars

Accurate Sound Stage

Photo By: Photographer: Harvey Smith

Wow Factor

Photo By: William Psolka

Room for a Buffet

Photo By: Jackson HIll

Futuristic Aesthetic

Photo By: William Psolka

Sounds Perfect

Mountain Motif

Music Maker

Photo By: HOWARD TUCKER 216-696-4616

Classic Old-Time Home Theater

Decked-Out Theater

Photo By: Patty Schuchman

Clean Comfort

Grecian-Style Home Theater

Silver Screen Space

Jaw-Dropping Home Theater

Form and Function

Photo By: Alan Gilbert

Concealed Audio

Photo By: unknown

Acoustic Wood Detailing

Classic Hollywood Regency Style

Urban Space

Wall of Sound

Perhaps you've always loved old movies. If that's the case, then a classic home theater might just be your style. Keep decor simple with stadium-style seating accented by posters of your favorite Hollywood stars. Add fun touches, like a popcorn machine or selection of popular movie candy, to make it feel like a night out at the theater.

If your tastes run to the more simple media room, consider adding leather sectional sofa, using part of the space as an area for watching television, and the remainder of the space as a bar, recreational room or office space.

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