About Us

Downeast Audio Video specializes in custom home theaters, smart home solutions, and home audio systems. As a Maine, family-owned business, we bring our Downeast roots and flare to each project, combining ingenuity and attentiveness. Your new entertainment system is all about enjoying life more fully – and the planning and installation process should be no different! We enjoy what we do, and we like to bring a fun, positive attitude to each project.

Specialties:

  • Custom home theater & audio installation
  • Media room design
  • Two-channel audio
  • Whole-house & outdoor audio installation
  • Networks & WiFi
  • Low-voltage cable wiring installation
  • Smart Home systems

Once our clients start working with us, it does not take them long to become part of the Downeast Audio Video family. We are so proud to serve our great state of Maine, and we believe it shows in the referrals and feedback we receive from our clients.

Maine, family-owned business

Meet Our Team

Owner, Zeb Beal

Zeb Beal is the owner of Downeast Audio Video. He provides complete design, product sales and installation, service and exceptional support to his clients.

Zeb fell in love with music, electronics and entertainment at a very young age. He delivered newspapers to buy his first boom box at the age of eight, and in high school spent his spare time helping friends put sound systems in their vehicles. He loved gathering all the speakers and amplifiers he could find to put on dance parties for his friends, and played guitar and drums in several bands in his early years.

With his love of music and sound, he pursued greater knowledge and expertise as a professional. Zeb has always been a performer, enjoying work as a professional MC and DJ, and has done sound engineering for various bands. In 2004, Zeb directed his passion for residential and commercial technology integration to work in custom home theater design and installation. His jovial personality, and personal attention to every project, make him a favorite with his clients. He likes getting creative to find the right system solutions for every project.

Outside of his career, Zeb is a dedicated family man. His wife and four children are his pride and joy. They spend lots of time at family gatherings, BBQs, beach days and family trips to camp. His hobbies also include listening to music on his two-channel system, playing golf, jet skiing, snowmobiling and riding his ATV’s. He also enjoys various home construction projects with his friends.

Tanner

Tanner grew up in Portland maine. He attended Portland high school for two years before transferring and later graduating from Cheverus. He was a three sport athlete, playing golf, hockey and baseball. 

He took an interest in computers in high school where he  took advanced classes, and later went on to study IT at Drexel university. Tanner later spent 15 years living and working down in the Florida Keys, before coming back home to Maine about 5 years ago. He started working with Zeb learning and perfecting the custom audio/ visual integration business. Tanner’s attention to detail, ability to find solutions and his continuing rapport with customers makes him a natural for the business.

Tanner lives in Topsham.  In his spare time he loves to Golf and go to the driving range.  He and his teenage son love fishing, golfing and gaming together.

Logan

Logan grew up and currently lives in Brunswick, Maine. He graduated from Brunswick High School.  
With over five years of experience working in the  A/V integration industry, Logan uses his extensive knowledge to professionally install, program and teach others how to use technology. He enjoys helping folks who may be intimidated by technology to become more familiar with it and use it’s full potential for entertainment and productivity. 

In his free time Logan  enjoys camping, building computers, and caring for his two cats Wolverine and Laura.

Gerard

Gerard grew up with a background in music and technology and is continually looking for ways to combine the two.

As a teen, he started delving into the world of networking and fell in love with all things technology. He took advanced computer networking and repair classes at LRTC that had sparked an even deeper interest in tech.

He has helped wire and build custom sound treatments for several recording studios and works as an audio engineer, session musician and voice actor as well. 

Gerard enjoys interacting with our clients and making technology simple for them to use.  He uses his extensive experience to create user friendly systems that all may enjoy.

Outside of his work, Gerard enjoys traveling, performing, cooking, disc golf, and carpentry.