What would Sunday Service be without worship music and great audio-visuals? While still meaningful, it would lack the experience that churches with high-quality AV systems provide their congregations with. If your House of Worship (HOW) requires an audio-visual integrator in Texas that is reliable, cost-effective and has a proven track record of success, then read on to find out the Top Church Tech Integrators we came up with for you in the Lone Star State.
1. Ford AV
Ford AV is the nation’s and Houston’s leading AV specialist and has been supporting clients in the area since 2003. Only a short drive from Galveston’s beaches, the Houston office supports projects both in Southeast Texas and Louisiana. Ford provides audio and video system design, installation, and maintenance services to churches and various other organizations in education, entertainment, government, healthcare, sports, and more.
Aside from audiovisual system design and engineering, they provide project management, control system programming, and offer maintenance services with access to their 24/7 Service Center. In addition, they provide unified communication and web conferencing integration in conference rooms, Cisco Webex Room Systems, Microsoft Teams Rooms, Zoom Rooms, Crestron DM and NVX deployments, and direct-view LED displays.
Ford AV’s numerous recognitions include consistently being ranked among the ten largest AV integrators in the nation, AVIXA APEX certification – the AV Industry’s highest designation for AV integrators, being a Cisco Premiere Certified Partner, Poly Silver Partner, and Zoom Room Certified Integration Partner. On top of that, they have Certified Crestron, AMX, QSC, and Extron programmers on staff.
2. Omega Broadcast
Omega Broadcast is a well-known AV systems integrator based in Austin. When working with new clients, they determine a facility’s needs to create a custom system. Prices are determined in an analysis of what your facility requires based on the size of the venue, what kind of productions will be created by the system, and what the hourly demands on such a system will entail.
Once these needs are determined, the company’s experts create a contract to be agreed upon and come up with a technical drawing to determine all of the parts of the principal elements of production, including cameras, servers, control rooms, editing suites, satellite uplinks, projectors and all of the connections in between. Then, by ensuring an optimal workflow, they are able to implement efficient and cost-effective systems that result in high-quality productions, smooth operations, and a system ready to upgrade more easily over time.
3. LD Systems
LD Systems has offices in Austin, San Antonio, and Houston and provides a variety of audio-visual solutions, including technical consulting and audiovisual equipment installation. They cover AV systems control, line array sound systems, sound reinforcement, LED video displays, digital signage, video projection, lighting, HD video conferencing, wireless collaboration, and offer managed services maintenance. In addition, LD Systems has worked with numerous Houses of Worship and top acoustical design consultants.
The company always provides audio-video equipment systems tailored to meet the specific needs of each worship customer and ensures that the worship AV system they install delivers their client’s message with enthusiasm and intelligible clarity.
4. PGF Integrations
PGF Integrations is a Rosenberg-based AV systems integrator led by Bryan Bazemore, who has extensive experience from working many years in corporate integration and live-sound. In 2000, he founded his company to help churches and schools create an outstanding audio-visual experience. The company designs and builds solutions for new facilities, offers upgrades for organizations that are remodeling or expanding, and provides integration of just a single product, such as a sound console, into an existing system.
PGF Integrations has completed over 400 church projects and many education installations, including Texas A&M University, UT University, Rice University, Aldine ISD, and Houston ISD.
5. Covenant Communications
Covenant Communications has been in the business for 20 years and assists churches around Houston. Their services include consultations to merge clients’ visions with their expertise and experience, blending vision, design, and technology for an impactful experience, effectively communicating each client’s message across all platforms through high-quality broadcasting, implementing expert engineering, and providing equipment sales and lease as an authorized dealer for all major equipment manufacturers.
Covenant Communications has serviced more than a hundred churches, hundreds of schools, stadiums, theatres, and government buildings and continues to provide high-quality audio-visual systems integration in Texas.
6. Cross Systems
Cross Systems is based in Tyler, Texas, and has over 25 years of combined audiovisual experience ranging from live event production and performance to the design and implementation of installed sound systems. They specialize in House of Worship environments with an emphasis on design and installation and have serviced churches all around Texas. To ensure the quality of their services, they work only with top-tier equipment by industry leaders known for performance, durability, innovation, and reliability.
Some of the brands they work with include JBL, Chief, Crown, Allen & Heath, Absen, ADJ, and more. Cross Systems provides a 1-year Workmanship Warranty on each system they are contracted to provide and offers a free consultation for all prospective clients.
Amidst the ongoing pandemic, a thriving Sunday mass nowadays includes a church live stream, which only amplifies the need for high-quality church AV systems. Fortunately, there are several companies that have a proven track record to ensure that the church software and audio-visual system they provide you with results in a beautiful Sunday Service.