Home theater furniture is great for many things, such as keeping electronics stored, concealed and accessible. But one often overlooked (but essential) quality is finding media furniture that keeps your electronics cool, ventilated, and running efficiently.
You see, when electronics overheat, all types of problems can arise. Internal chips can melt. Pixels on screens can darken or wear out. And in the most serious of cases, fires can spark. While normal wear and tear on your components will always be a reality, keeping your electronics cool can protect your furniture and extend the life of your components.
Here’s a guide to what you should do—and not do—when storing your electronics.