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April 18, 2019
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The Best Home Theater Contractors in Suffolk County NY Are the Ones Proven Safe To Hire

Contractors for home automation or home theaters in Suffolk County NY bearing The Prime Buyer's Report TOP 10 symbol exceed the minimum New York regulatory requirement. They are the ones proven by our independent research to have passed the TOP 10 requirements for value and ability, carry liability insurance as protection for you the customer, use only employees legal to work in the U.S., and for whom our staff has called previous customers to verify high satisfaction with them as contractors for home theaters in Suffolk County NY, or home automation systems.

 

The TOP 10 Home Theater Contractors & Home Automation in Suffolk County NY

The Best Home Theater Contractors in Suffolk County NY Are the Ones Proven Safe To Hire

The state of New York requires only that home theater contractors in Suffolk County NY be registered with the state in order to do residential home automation installation or build home theaters and that they have liability insurance. There is no state standard for competency and reliability.

Likewise, there is no legal requirement that companies for home automation or home theaters in Suffolk County have workers' compensation insurance, which is critical to you. If an employee of the local home theater company you've hired is injured on your property and the local home theater contractors don't have workers' compensation insurance in-force, you can be held liable for medical and legal costs.

This makes it all the more significant that all companies for home theaters or home automation systems in Suffolk County NY who bear The Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10 symbol have been cleared by our research staff as passing all the requirements for Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10 status such as survey phone calls to previous customers to verify high satisfaction, good complaint record, verified worker's comp and liability insurance, only employees legal to work in the U.S., best business practices, and more.

Home theater contractors in Suffolk County NY can install a home entertainment system during new construction, or remodel your existing room into a home theater whether it be only a standard sized room, or a larger space like a basement. A new home media system can even be as simple as setting up a portion of the living room and building a new entertainment center rather than dedicating an entire room to a home theater.

The best companies will also perform as home theater designers helping guide you through choices regarding raised seating, tiered flooring, home theater lighting systems, projector versus TV screen (or both), audio systems, seating and more. They can also source and buy the electronics for you. Home theater contractors should also demonstrate expertise in wiring and how to soundproof a home theater.

Because they should be experts in electronics and wiring, many good home theater contractors in Suffolk County NY also provide home automation systems that include remotes and timers to provide automation and remote control of your home thermostat, lighting, security system, media, window blinds and more.

Some Contractors for Home Theaters in Suffolk County NY Are Much Better than Others
The Prime Buyer's Report lists these contractors for home theaters in Suffolk County NY: Audio Den Ltd Lake Grove NY. Other installers of home theaters in Suffolk County NY that might still be in business include: .

Questions to Ask Good Home Theater Contractors in Suffolk County NY

When it comes to building and installing a new home theater in Suffolk County NY, ask these questions about the abilities, experience, and credentials of the local home theater contractors you're considering hiring:

• How many installations has the Suffolk County home theater company done of your exact type? Setting up a home media system in corner of your living room with a new entertainment center can be very different from remodeling an entire basement into a custom home theater which can be different still from designing custom home theaters for new construction. Be sure that the home theater designer and installer you're hiring has the experience and expertise to provide the size and scope of home theater you want created and installed in your home.

• Do the local home theater contractors do all work themselves, or do they use subcontractors? (The use of subcontractors can create liability issues and accountability problems.)

• Can the home theater contractor give you names and numbers of previous clients whom you can call as references? (All home theater installers in Suffolk County NY bearing the Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10 symbol have already had their customer references called by our research staff.)

• How does the Suffolk County home theater or home automation contractor determine pricing?

• Does the local home theater company offer you the choice of different types and brands of equipment and furnishings, or are you locked into one type or one manufacturer?

• Is there a written guarantee on the home theater installation apart from any manufacturer warranty?

• Can the home theater contractors guarantee that all their employees sent to your property are legal to work in the U.S.?(All home theater installers in Suffolk County NY bearing The Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10 symbol have signed an agreement to only hire documented workers.)

• Do they have active workers' compensation and general liability insurance? (All home theater contractors in Suffolk County NY bearing the Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10 symbol have already had proof of insurance verified by our research staff so you don't have to.)

• How will the Suffolk County home theater companies handle cost overruns due to mistakes in planning? Do they guarantee to absorb any such costs, or will they expect you to?

• How well do they know their crews? Do they personally hire and train their crews as permanent employees, or do they bring workers in from the outside on a project-by-project basis?

• Do the home theater companies also offer home automation services?

When you've chosen the best home theater contractor in Suffolk County NY for your specific needs, make sure they are registered with the state of New York since that's required by law for installations in a residential setting. (All home theater companies in Suffolk County NY bearing the Prime Buyer's Report—TOP 10 symbol have already had their license verified by research staff at The Prime Buyer's Report.)

Resources About Home Theaters in Suffolk County NY

The following are trade associations and publications related to home theater builders and home automation contractors in Suffolk County NY:

Regulatory Bodies & Trade Associations for Home Theater Contractors in Suffolk County NY

CEDIA (Custom Electronic Design & Installation Association)
www.cedia.net

HTSA (Home Theater Specialists of America)
www.htsa.com

ALA (American Lighting Association)
www.americanlightingassoc.com

CEA (Consumer Electronics Association)
www.ce.org

NECA (National Electrical Contractors Association)
www.necanet.org

NARI (National Association of the Remodeling Industry)
www.nari.org

Publications Regarding Home Theaters in Suffolk County NY

Sound and Vision Magazine
www.soundandvisionmag.com

Electronic House
www.electronichouse.com

Home Theater Magazine
www.hometheater.com

Home Entertainment Magazine
www.hemagazine.com

Home Electronic Ideas
www.homeelectronicideas.com

International Smarthouse
www.smart-house.net 

The Prime Buyer's Report provides information for the TOP 10 Home Theater Contractors in Suffolk County NY within the following zip codes:

The Prime Buyer's Report provides information for the TOP 10 Home Theater Installation Companies and Home Automation Services in Suffolk County New York within the following cities:

Bay Shore, Brentwood, Centereach, Central Islip, Commack, Copiague, Coram, Deer Park, Dix Hills, East Islip, East Northport, East Patchogue, Farmingville, Hauppauge, Holbrook, Holtsville, Huntington, Huntington Station, Islip, Kings Park, Lake Ronkonkoma, Lindenhurst, Mastic, Medford, Melville, North Amityville, North Babylon, North Bay Shore, Ronkonkoma, Sayville, Selden, Setauket-East Setauket, Shirley, Smithtown, West Babylon, West Islip, East Hampton, Riverhead and Southold