Very Scary AV Installs – Part 2

April Fool’s Day is behind us, and we have to admit, some gags had us fooled, some had us laughing, and some certainly had us shaking our heads.

In the spirit of such tomfoolery, we’ve rounded up a second dose of some of the most cringe-worthy (and often laughable) AV installations out there. Check out my first list here.

The problem is, these aren’t jokes. These guys may think they’re getting by, but they’re certainly not Getting it Right.

Some folks have polarized screens; some have umbrellas…

Scary Installs 1

Some celebrate with fireworks, others with fire…

Scary Installs 2

We may have made an inflatable mount, but we didn’t consider rope…

Scary Installs 3

The most luxurious and customizable TV stand…

Scary Installs 4

Now, here’s a secure option….

Scary Installs 5


Scary Installs 6

Even slicker.

Scary Installs 7

Don’t tease us like that.

Scary Installs 8


Integrators: What’s the most ridiculous DIY mess you’ve fixed? Tell us your tales below!

Earl Naegele

About Earl Naegele

As Managing Director of Professional Sales, Earl Naegele is responsible for directly overseeing the Pro AV Sales division, including managing relationships with Peerless-AV’s largest Pro AV customers, collaborating on Business Development strategies, and creating vertical market programs. He has extensive award-winning experience in the audio-visual industry and is one of the five original founders of AVAD. Naegele brings a unique background to his position at Peerless-AV, having worked in every role across the AV supply chain, from retail/wholesale sales to principal distributor to strategy consultant. Previous to Peerless-AV, Naegele served as the National Sales Manager at Skywalker Communications, where he managed a sales team and created purchasing programs for domestic suppliers. Naegele has a BA from Oklahoma State University in Electrical and Electronics Engineering. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his family and golfing.