No Bullsh*t Basics, what is it and how did it begin? I started this blog in March of 2017 and it was actually out of frustration. Like many others I often do go to the internet to gain knowledge and get advice on various topics. The most useful purpose of the internet is also it's biggest downfall, … Continue reading Welcome to No Bullsh*t Basics
TV or Projector? One of the most common queries I see in regards to Home Theatre. ‘Should I buy a TV or should I buy a Projector’? This article touches on the ‘pros and cons’ of both and helps you make an informed decision. Location Where are you placing it? Is it a living room … Continue reading TV or Projector?
In our first article (found here), we touched on the basics of Home Theatre. This article is here to help expand your knowledge on Surround Sound. What is 5.1, 7.1, 5.1.2 etc? Commonly you will see speakers described as 5.1 or 7.1, or even 5.1.2. But what does this all mean. Let’s break down 5.1.2. The … Continue reading More on Surround Sound
Although the name is pretty simple, the execution is far from it. Home Theatre (or Home Cinema as some like to call it) has exploded in the last 10 years and so has the ‘mumbo jumbo’ that has come with it. The term ‘Home Theatre’ covers something as simple as a humble sound bar to … Continue reading The Absolute Basics of Home Theatre
This article is a shameless plug! I recently started a small side gig making and selling speaker cables and I wanted to tell you all about it! In the spirit of No Bullsh*t Basics, NB Speaker Cables follows the same theme. Australian Made Speaker Cables... without the BS. How did ‘NB Speaker Cables’ start? It … Continue reading I got so frustrated with not being able to buy well priced, Australian Made Speaker Cables, that I started a business making them!
We so often hear the triumphs of young people managing to buy their first home through extremely hard work and unrivaled commitment to saving every cent (or maybe it's help from their parents or unrealistically privileged living conditions... but let's not let the truth get in the way of a good story). What about the … Continue reading 36 and 38 year old Sydney couple absolutely f#cking give up and move to Adelaide: See how they managed it!
It felt like just yesterday that 4K TV was released and now ‘consumer’ 8k is just around the corner as announced as CES in Las Vegas in January of this year1. But is this really something to get excited about? Yes, and No, here’s why… Firstly, I love tech and pushing the boundaries of tech. … Continue reading 8K TV’s are Coming. OH EM GEE.
Negative Gearing seems to be all the rage lately. Half the population hates it because they feel it is responsible for the inflated house prices and the other half love it because they’re getting tax breaks to build wealth. However, after talking with many clients, chatting with friends and family and reading online forums, I … Continue reading Negative Gearing – Explained Simply