It is a new year, and to start things off, lets get down to basics. Home theater is an entertainment option that provides consumers with an experience that is more than just watching TV. However, many think that home theater is elusive, complicated, and just too expensive - but, in reality, that does not need to be the case. To get you started on the path to your own home theater, check out my home theater basics question and answer series. This week's question: What Is Home Theater and What Does it Do For Me?. Also, be sure to check out the rest of my Home Theater Basics FAQs.