Latest Blog/News

Our latest blog articles and news items and press are listed below, click on an article for full details.

Old Trafford

The famous Lancashire Cricket Ground hosted the best in home cinema and home automation at the Essential Install road show. Kaleidescape, makers of the worlds finest music and film servers invited the Gecko team to demonstrate the very best in surround sound to accompany their new stunning wide screen compatable software. Listeners in the home… Read more »


Following our launch of the remarkable Steinway Lyngdorf Model S surround sound system at Leeds Castle, many of our guests requested we visit their homes to provide our recommendations for their music and home cinema systems. Several of these visits took us abroad including a visit to Moscow which while freezing in January was more… Read more »

Super High Definition Projection

25 years ago Gecko were installing CRT projectors for the UK’s first home cinema devotees. With the release of Sony’s remarkable new VPL-VW1000ES – the only projector available with 4 times the resolution of normal 1080p projectors – it’s finally possible to enjoy pictures in the home that are every bit as good as the… Read more »

Home Cinema Specialists

The Best Surround Systems money can buy

A recent test of the best home cinema systems available has highlighted the fact that spending more on a system is no guarantee of performance. Written by a consumer with 20 years’ experience of owning high quality home cinema systems, the article was written after his own research into the best performance and value for… Read more »