How to hang tv over fireplace. Mounting a tv above a fireplace is a bad idea. How to mount flatscreen tv over a fire place. Depending on the height of your mantel or if you dont have one the top of the fireplace hang the tv four to twelve inches above.
Diy how to paint bricks or stone. Step by step instructions performed by avtech wiring solutions. Above the fireplace seems like a fine place to put a tv but its a bad idea.
Why he thinks concerns over mounting are overblown. Painting a brick fireplace. Heres what you need to know before you hang a television over a fireplace.
Is it ok to hang a television over the fireplace. Presented here is the first great debate. We also have a beach house with a fireplace in the formal living room and choose not to hang a tv in that room.
If the tv is placed too low the mantel will appear cluttered and the fireplace will seem off balance. Tamara leicester of tamara heather interior design argues against placing a tv above the mantel and matt clawson of clawson construction argues in favor. X box and computers becomes more interactive with tvs people seem to but putting their flatscreen in a place like a fireplace or on a wall.
Why a tv should never be mounted over a fireplace 101. If in doubt do a little math. To avoid this problem allow 7 inches of clearance between the top of the mantel and the bottom of the flat panel tv.
Your flat panel tv should be mounted at the same height as you would hang a piece of art of the same size over your fireplace. One by one newer and less expensive products have been offered to make the installation of a television over the fireplace simpler and more.