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Movie Night Featured Design Tips
November 8, 2018

Relationships and Movies: How Watching Together Can Help Couples Bond

Going to the movie theater to see a new film, or simply staying at home to re-watch an old favorite, is a great way to spend time with your significant…
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November 6, 2018

VR Movies: Is Virtual Reality the Future of Film?

Steven Spielberg’s movie adaptation, “Ready Player One” brought up some interesting ideas. Amid the futuristic depictions of technology and a corporate world gone mad in 2045, one subject seemed to…
what to binge watch this weekend Featured ArticlesOther
November 2, 2018

Binge Watching: A Streaming Survival Guide

Since the birth of streaming services and the subsequent rapidity with which they have become mainstream, they’ve ushered in an entirely novel way of watching TV and movies: binge watching.…
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October 30, 2018

How to Build the Ultimate Gaming Den in 12 Steps

Are you thinking about creating your own gaming den? If you have access to some kind of spare room, chances are that you'd love to convert this space into a…
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October 10, 2018

William Shakespeare: King of Theater

William Shakespeare was the most remembered and famous playwright of all times. His work is commonly assigned to all levels of educational assignments from grade school through journalism doctorate. His…
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September 29, 2018

A Complete Guide to Building the Best Wireless Home Theater System

If the silver screen is your passion, why not build your own state-of-the-art home theater? You'll never have to leave the house to see movies on the "big screen" again.…
man cave ideas Design TipsFeatured Articles
September 28, 2018

8 Epic Ideas to Make the Man Cave Of Your Dreams

A man cave is a tongue-in-cheek way of referring to a room or area of the home mainly used by the men of the house.  But, a man cave is…
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May 29, 2018

Types of Wood: Guide to Choose the Best for Your Furniture

When it comes to furniture, wood is one of the most commonly used materials. Almost any type of wood can be used for this purpose. However, all materials are not…
Design Tips
March 23, 2018

A Guide To Leather Stain Removal

Cleaning Leather Stains If you want to avoid a spillage becoming a stain or if you need to remove an existing stain, this comprehensive guide will show you how. Whenever…
why the octane charger is the best value theater seat in the market Products
January 24, 2018

Octane Charger XS300 – #1 Best Value Chair

CHARGER XS300 Here at Octane, we have been wanting to write a post about why we think we have made the best quality affordable theater seat on the market, for…
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December 26, 2017

Octane Video: New Arrivals for 2018

The end of 2017 is an exciting time for us here at Octane Seating because we start to see some of the new introductions for 2018 come out of the…
leather buying guide Design Tips
December 17, 2017

Leather Insights: A Comprehensive Guide for Buying the Best Leather

Whether it’s furniture or personal accessories, buying genuine leather items requires thoughtful consideration. As you are going to invest considerable funds into buying these products, you must know the answers…
how octane seats are made Videos
October 31, 2017

How Octane Seating Is Made – Video

We put together this short 90-second video to show you how Octane Seating is made.  A team of dedicated comfort specialists from across the globe work hard together to deliver…
home automation guide Featured Articles
September 20, 2017

A Complete Home Automation Guide for 2018 and Beyond

Owning a smart home is becoming every homeowner’s dream as it makes lives comfortable and convenient. Imagine your morning coffee being made by your smart Wi-Fi-enabled coffee maker. After a…
blaze xl900 video Videos
September 13, 2017

Octane Blaze XL900 Video

The Octane Blaze XL900 is one of our longest running styles and still remains a best seller with top-notch reviews from customers now for over 4 years.  The Blaze was…
introducing the flex hr home theater seating Videos
August 24, 2017

Octane Flex Video HR

There is no better time than now to step up your home theater furniture to some of our new and exciting styles like the Octane Flex HR.  The Flex is…
the most expensive speakers in the world today Featured Articles
August 23, 2017

The Most Expensive Speakers in the World Today

Creating the perfect sound system can be an expensive endeavor and speakers are integral if not one of the most important components an audiophile needs to achieve the ultimate in…
lighting your home theater Design Tips
August 16, 2017

From Understanding Projector Output to Optimizing Contrast: Lighting Your Home Movie Theater

When thinking about the ideal home movie experience, elements such as the size and resolution of the image, the number, and positioning of speakers and the seating layout often take…
leather through the ages Design Tips
August 11, 2017

From Ancient Shoes to Home Theater Comfort: Leather Through The Ages

As we prepare to be stunned by the latest high definition movie visuals and blown away by the sound blasted from our state-of-the-art audio system, it is easy to forget…
most expensive sofas in the world Featured Articles
August 10, 2017

Could this be possible? The 15 Most Expensive Modern Sofas.

Luxury modern sofas have never been more diverse in style and materials but what happens when you are ready to stop at nothing but the very best?  We have the…
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July 11, 2017

Sex and the Sitting: How Two Sixties Icons Became Entwined

The Arne Jacobsen chair (that is not an Arne Jacobsen chair) in this picture has become as iconic a symbol as the model sitting astride it. It illustrated the transition…
what is the best ergonomics and posture when seated? Featured Articles
July 4, 2017

Seating Resources – The Health Concern of Improper Ergonomics

Have you ever been at work on the computer and have neck pain? Or have a headache? Or have back pain? This is a common problem that faces office workers,…
movies in the age of imax Design Tips
June 29, 2017

Movies in the Age of IMAX

Even if you are devoted to developing the perfect home movie theater, it is sometimes nice to go out and mix with the general public. For movie buffs, there are…
home theater design and ergonomics Design Tips
June 20, 2017

Putting The Person First: Ergonomics and the Home Theatre

Escaping the often cramped and uncomfortable surroundings of the movie theater for the luxury of a home movie experience is one of the pleasures of having your own home movie…
what is the best speaker placement for the best sound? Design Tips
May 25, 2017

Placing Your Speakers Right for the Best Sound Experience

For a movie buff, there is nothing more exhilarating than enjoying the latest Hollywood blockbuster in the comfort of their very own home theater. A high-quality sound system can take…
tips for deciding on a home theater projector Design Tips
May 19, 2017

5 Tips to Make It Easier to Choose a Home Theater Projector

Although a big screen TV is enough for a home theater setup, using a home theater projector with a big display screen can take your movie experience to the next…
what is the best layout and spacing for your seating in a home theater? Design Tips
May 18, 2017

The Science of Measuring Your Seating to Screen Distance

A home theater system offers the ultimate movie experience. There is nothing like kicking back in your most comfortable recliner and enjoying a movie marathon of your favorite flicks. However,…
beginners resource to upholstery Design Tips
May 3, 2017

Beginner’s Resource Guide to Furniture Upholstery

Whether you are trying to upgrade your existing furniture to make it look new again or you are perusing used furniture, updating upholstery is an effective way to refurbish your…
guide to film editing from home Design Tips
May 3, 2017

Movies at Home: A Guide to Film Editing

People make their own videos for a lot of reasons. If you have your own website, making a movie can be a great way to share content with your visitors.…
what are best tips for wiring your home theater? Design Tips
May 2, 2017

6 Tips to Manage Wiring for Your Home Theater Setup

When it comes to home theater set-up, people often end up spending thousands of dollars on equipment and even the seating arrangement. But, they rarely pay any attention to the…