Serving greater Chicagoland and Southeast Wisconsin since 2005

We excel in

residential innovation

Sound by Design is a custom audio/video consulting company, focused on customers. We don't believe in off-the-shelf solutions that can cost you more than you need to spend. We will sit down with you, analyze your needs and design a system just for you. Let's create a new experience for your home.

System design

At Sound by Design, there is a technology solution for everyone. Our team will create your perfect system and answer any questions you may have. No matter how big or small your project may be, we are ready to streamline and enhance your home.

control systems & automation

  • Distributed Audio & Video
  • Lighting & Shade Control
  • Garage & Entry Control
  • HVAC Control
  • Hideaway Media

Networking & Wifi

  • Video Surveillance

Custom Spaces

  • Home Theaters & 4K HD
  • Home Offices
  • Decks, Patios & Pools

System Design

With 15+ years in business and over 20 years in the field Sound By Design has the experience necessary to design control systems that are easy and reliable. We take pride in our training and consultative approach, providing us the opportunity to  work with you to create your tailored system.

Networking & Wifi

Sound by Design's security solutions will seamlessly safeguard your home from threats and provide you with the peace of mind you're looking for.  The security solutions we offer vary depending on your needs, whether you require video monitoring or alarms we make the safety and security of your family our priority by offering custom security solutions.

control systems & automation

Sound by Design's control systems and automation can simplify your home environment by controlling virtually everything with the touch of a button.  Use a remote control, computer, tablet, or smartphone to set the mood with the perfect temperature or lighting.  The same control device can be used to lock the front door and set your security system.  With automation, you can configure your system around your schedule and never worry if the kids remembered to turn off all the lights before leaving.  Let us put you in control of your home and maximize your energy savings with our custom solutions.


Custom spaces

Home Theaters & 4K HD

Experience an entertainment wonderland with Sound by Design's media room solutions. Combine all of your favorite gaming, surround sound, nd television systems into one room.
With visual presentation custom-designed for your space and audio quality to rival that of the big cinemas, our custom media room solutions are easy to control to give you the best experience possible.  Whether your priority is gaming, sports, or movies, our designers can create the perfect room for you and your family.

Home Offices

Working remotely has become more prevalent and we can help design and implement a space to help you feel less like your whole home has become work.  From solid and secure network solutions to sound deadening materials, let us design and implement the solution that fits your needs.

outdoor living |
Decks, Patios & Pools

From weather-proof TV mounting, to outdoor speakers, extended Wi-Fi, rock speakers and more - we’ll make your outdoor living area come to life!