How To Build A Home Recording Studio On A Budget

Our graphic shows the 10 types of equipment that every recording studio needs. Use it as a visual shopping guide to set up your dream home studio.

Each column contains suggestions for each of the equipment categories you'll need. We grouped the suggestions into three general price ranges to help you budget how much money to spend. The budget ranges are-

Beginner - $150-$500

Intermediate - $500-$1000

Semi-pro -$1000-$2000

Remember, this is a starting point. Your choice of equipment will depend on many factors including your budget, type of music or musical instrument you play, and what recording or live performance gear you already have.

Be sure to check out our specially priced home recording studio kits shown in the right hand column. These kits make great starter packages and are guaranteed to save you some serious bucks on your new setup.

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