How to hide tv wires in wall above fireplace. It will make drilling into brick so much easier but its not not mandatory if you purchase the drill bit listed above tv wall mount kit. A flat panel tv above your fireplace is very cool until you try and hide the cables. If you want to conceal the wires through the wall you need to first consider few things.
I dont want to just run an hdmi cable in the wall. Angie over at angie in the thick of it is here to share her idea and solution of hiding her tv cords in the trim work around her fireplace. Hide wires mounted tv above fireplace begin your project today.
A kit is used to make the wiring code compliant and simple to do for any do it yourself. Most kits run between 50 and 90 and are designed. Im intending to put my non tv media equipment on the right side of the wall and the television above the fireplace.
Generally concealing wires in wall over fireplace is far different than in wall vertical wire concealmentand theres much more labour involved to hide wires in wall over fireplace and therefore you need to set your budget accordingly. How to mount a tv over a brick fireplace and hide the wires january 5 2016. People want to sit down by the fireplace seeing the flames encircling the logs.
Slide a stud finder horizontally across the wall above your fireplace and mark stud locations with a pencil. The fireplace prevents running the cables straight down the wall and the stud framing prevents running the cables laterally inside the wall. Hold the base of your tv mount up against the wall and using your stud.
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How to install a tv above a fireplace and hide the wires.