CEDIA Awards 2015 – Best Home Cinema Under £40,000

“The Big Picture has created room which provides the homeowner with a true cinematic experience, worthy of rooms costing three-times as much and all the more impressive as The Big Picture did every single part of the build and finish themselves. ... Read More

CEDIA Awards 2013 – Best Home Cinema Over £100,000

"Equivalent in standard and style to a London film preview room” CEDIA Awards Judges comments 2013... Read More

CEDIA Awards 2011 – Best Home Cinema Under £40,000

“The Big Picture’s ‘Junk Room’ impressed us as a project which created an unrivalled cinema experience on a tight budget” CEDIA Awards Judges comments 2013 Wildwood PR remarked: A technically outstanding, dedicated home cinema has gai... Read More


Hope you are doing well. As you know, I have been very busy for the last month with all the events and guests and did not manage to tell you about the new TV's and our thoughts about them. Now that everything is back to normal and I have had a proper... Read More

Jon, Zoe & Sooty

Just a short note to thank you for your generosity with regards to the speakers you have kindly supplied as a sign of appreciation for the recommendation we made.   Although not necessary, it is a wonderful gesture and one that further endears us t... Read More

Yvonne Day and Graham Dorrans

Everything with the cinema system is great, really enjoying it and are so impressed with the work. Thank you for everything. Graham and Myself were thinking that in the future we would like the music system added to the house, all the wiring is in... Read More

Jonty and Kathy, Oxfordshire

We would like to thank Ciaran and Luke of the Big Picture very much for taking the stress of choosing and installing an audio system completely away from us. Neither my wife nor myself have the first clue about audio equipment and when we started to... Read More

Ian Harvey – MD, One Edge LLP

I first approached the Big Picture, along with 2 other AV installers, to look at a whole house solution for the new family home we were having built, which included lighting, security, sound & vision throughout; after careful consideration I went... Read More

Chris Brunt – Captain, West Bromwich Albion FC

The team at The Big Picture were first class throughout the whole process, from the initial consultation right through to the handover of the system. They have provided myself and my family with a magnificent cinema experience in our own home.... Read More

Jem and Gail Tonks – Directors, Parkhall Plumbing

We have recently had 3D TV with discrete cinema surround sound installed by The Big Picture. The quality of installation is exceptional, it is aesthetically pleasing and the sound is fantastic. We have been complemented by several of our friends o... Read More

Steve Price, MD – Extra Personal

I thought it was time I let you know what we think of the cinema room. It is absolutely outstanding. Although Carole and James have always been keen movie fans I have never been that bothered, well not any more. The room has added a new dimensi... Read More

Dave Foster – Polypipe Sales & Design Executive

OMG, Thanks, WOW Firstly cheers for an amazing system I am totally shocked! Secondly your lads are top notch and a credit to your business very professional and good communicators I will do everything I can to push your company now I have ... Read More

DJ Lowe – Director, ITG

The Big Picture was engaged to review, design, fit and commission a bespoke audio and cinema system for our duplex office facility in The Fort Dunlop building in Birmingham. Ciaran and the team reviewed the offices, discussed options and ultimately f... Read More

Simon Ward – Managing Director, Inspired Thinking Group

Just a quick note to thank you for the installation you have just completed at our new home. The system is amazing, the work has been carried out without any mess or fuss and your teams are a credit to you. I would have no issues recommending y... Read More

Chris Hibbs, Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers

I wanted to document my thanks for your work on our cinema room. As you know the room was previously a TV/cinema/sitting room and was mainly used for watching the TV - despite its equipment it was hardly used for a more cinematic experience. When ... Read More

Gary Redman Managing Director, NOW Careers

Yes all seems good, we are away this week, kids are home alone so if there have been any problems I will let you know on Monday. The big screen is getting a lot of interest from friends and we have couple of friends who are in the process of refur... Read More

Danny Flanagan – Head of Development, Central England Co-operative

If you are considering getting a home cinema, look no further that the “Big Picture” we had a tight budget to convert the spare attic room into my man’s room, after meeting with Ciaran on site and reviewing option’s he submitted a quote, foll... Read More

Mandeep Singh Kohli – Managing Director, Shimla Pinks Restaurant

The home automation system designed and installed by the Big Picture has by far exceeded our expectations. The room is now the centre hub for any gatherings taking place at the house and has everything we have ever wanted in a good but simple to use ... Read More

Dr Masoud Afnan – Consultant Gynaecologist

I strongly recommend the Big Picture Ltd. They took over a job that had been started by another firm, and the difference was remarkable. They were knowledgeable, always helpful, and offered advice as and when they considered they had better solutions... Read More

Jackie & Andrew Rumney – Whittington, Lichfield

We are delighted with the excellent advice and service provided by you and your company.  All the TV, surround sound & associated equipment throughout the house is working well and giving great quality viewing & sound. The new sky set up is ... Read More

Chris Green – Managing Director, Crystal Ink Jewellers

Just a quick note to say what a fantastic job you did on my plasma TV and cinema surround sound system. Your advice on the Pioneer TV was perfection as it is the best picture I have ever seen. The attention to detail was second to none on instal... Read More

Dave Hathaway – Managing Director, Pinnacle Packaging

Throughout our extensive dialogue with The Big Picture, their passion to provide customer satisfaction was apparent. The options discussed for audio and visual hardware were unbiased and the advice given on room layout, lighting and ambiance was p... Read More

Dr Sawhney – General Practitioner

This home cinema installation is fantastic; it has met all our original requirements and exceeded all expectations. Initially I would like to say that aesthetically the room itself has been transformed. Previously it was not a particularly inviting r... Read More

Andy Colen – Managing Director, Ashcroft Exclusive Homes Ltd

Our brief was to achieve a high level of specification that would appeal to the top end of the market. We needed audio and video distribution, lighting control, computer networking, CCTV, home cinema and automation. We spent a lot of time researching... Read More

Drs Ghaffar & Saleem – Walsall

Luxuries do not come cheap. Fact. So when you decide to have your own dedicated home cinema, certain principles are crucial: room design, acoustic preparation, equipment specification, installation, calibration, commissioning, and post-installation s... Read More

Mr Nick Cragg – Managing Director, Corus (British Steel)

Our introduction to The Big Picture came from a recommendation which proved to be very well founded. In a field where we have limited knowledge the options available to us were very well explained and, despite us changing the scope of our work severa... Read More

Nicholas Tardent – General Manager, YO! Company & Simon Woodroffe OBE

We enlisted The Big Picture to advise & install a home entertainment system.  The experience from start to finish was superb. They listened to our needs and noted our budget extremely carefully and then gave us various options explaining everyth... Read More

Russell Patterson – Managing Director, Mway Communications

What can I say about the Cinema Room Design and Installation that The Big Pictured (TBP) provided for me, well quite simply it has completely revolutionised the way in which I access and view media. When I first met Ciaran from TBP I provided him ... Read More

Ian Shackleton – Director, H Shackleton Ltd Community Pharmacies

When I decided to do a major refurbishment and extension of my home it had always been on my wish list to have a multi room audio system so that music from different sources could be listened to simultaneously in different rooms. I also wanted to ... Read More

Dr William Murphy – Managing Director & Dental Consultant, Newhall Dental Practice

In 2008 I decided to totally refurbish my dental practice. My vision was to create a state of the art Dental Suite portraying an image of modern high quality. To break the mould of the stereotypical dentist I wanted a TV monitor above each dental cha... Read More

Anonymous, Engineering Scientist & CEO

We are currently involved with a substantial refurbishment of a large property, part of the upgrade consisted of installing a audio system throughout the house to consist of a cinema, plasma TV to all five en-suite bedrooms together with Linked Audio... Read More

Mr Jon Brookes – Musician, The Charlatans

Not being a Hi Fi or digital TV aficionado and simply wanting some kind of entertainment system installed in my newly designed loft extension I had no hesitation in calling The Big Picture, who had supplied my Linn Stereo system some years before.... Read More

Mr John Leech – Automotive Audit Director – KPMG

We are thrilled with the Sonos system, in-ceiling speakers, amplifiers, subwoofer, home network and internet-streaming service that The Big Picture installed 6 months ago. It has transformed our lives, our young daughters request whatever song com... Read More

Dave Townsend – Managing Director, Honest Employment Law Practice Ltd

Having experienced shoddy and unreliable services from so many suppliers I have used during my recent house move - I thought I would take this opportunity to praise a company that actually gets things right. I was hesitant at the start as to how ... Read More