Media Systems

HTA Certification Tier

HTA Certified - Estate

Company Statistics
Years in business: 
43 years
Media Systems is additionally an HTA Design Partner; a design-minded firm that proactively consults with architects, interior designers, and builders to design technology systems into their plans in the most seamless, aesthetically pleasing way possible. Read more about this designation here.
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Mission statement: 

We believe the systems in your home should be easy to use, beautifully designed, and unbelievably reliable.

Vision statement: 

To continue to our tradition of quality customer service as we maintain long term supportive relationships with our clients. To retain and expand our reputation as Houston’s premier luxury home automation firm, and to integrate new futurist technologies that add comfort and convenience in the home.

Company description: 

For more than 35 years we have led the way in high end residential and commercial automation systems. In new construction, we help architects and designers understand the constantly evolving world of AV and IT integration. In existing properties, we can modernize systems without having to start over.

Number of office locations: 
1
Number of full-time employees in the entire company
15
Customer Service / Aftercare
Dedicated aftercare service staff
Yes
Same day emergency service
Yes
24-hour emergency onsite service
Yes
24-hour phone support
Yes
Offers remote system monitoring & support
Yes
Project Size Information

This chart shows the price range of “whole home technology system” projects where the dealer has installed multiple technology systems (prewire, audio/video, network, smart home, etc.) in multiple rooms of the home. The chart reflects a time period of 36 months. The numbers include any private home theaters and media rooms that were part of the project. The pricing excludes lighting controls, motorized shading/drapery systems, and sales tax. The number in parenthesis are the amount of projects completed in each price range category.

Typical whole home system project size: 
$150,000
$50,000 min
$500,000 max
$100,000 typical
$35,000 min
$500,000 max
$50,000 typical
Home Size & Value Information
5,000sqft min
40,000sqft max
8,000sqft typical
$500,000 min
$25,000,000 max
$3,500,000 typical
Endorsements
Manufacturer endorsed?
Yes
Industry Professional endorsed?
Yes
Architect endorsed?
Yes
General Contactor endorsed?
Yes
Interior Designer endorsed?
Yes
Services Offered
In-house: 
Home Theater Systems
Audio Video Systems
Smart home / Home Automation
IT Networks
Security Cameras
Telephone Systems
Access Control
Lighting Control Systems
Motorized Shading
Engineering / As-Built Drawings
Control System Programming
Energy Management
Audiophile Music Systems
Commercial AV & Control Systems
Alarm Systems
3rd party: 
Facilities: 
Showroom
Office space
Warehouse
Rack building/testing area
Offers design, engineering & as-built documentation?
Yes
Offers enterprise-grade networks?
Yes
Recognition
Crestron » Elite Pro
» Sony
Sony » Diamond Dealer
Certifications
AVIXA/InfoComm Certification » CTS
CEDIA » ESC-D (Electronics Systems Certified Designer)
CompTIA (Computer Technologies and Networking) » Network+
Crestron » DM Certified Engineer
Crestron » DM Certified Technician
Crestron » Certified Crestron Programmer – Gold
Crestron » Master Technology Architect (MTA)
Lutron » Homeworks Authorized Provider
Associations
Azione
CEDIA
CTA TechHome member
ProSource
License & Insurance Information
Low-voltage license: 
Not Required
Worker’s compensation insurance: 
Yes
Liability Insurance: 
Yes
Liability insurance: 
$1,000,000
Bonded: 
Not Required
Other licenses held: 
Warranty
Electronics warranty: 
manufacturer
Installation warranty: 
1 year
3rd party extended warranty polices offered on electronic components or systems: 
No