FAQs when Installing TV Wall Mount
It doesn’t matter if you have moved in to a new house, purchased a new television or just like to optimize your living space, it is without a doubt a good idea to mount your TV. On the other hand, it can be a little bit overwhelming on your end after doing a research over the internet and found tons of available information for TV brackets and wall mounts.
The question that a lot of homeowners ask is, how you will be able to figure out which wall mount is the best for your TV. Well in this article, we will be deciphering the questions that are frequently asked when buying such.
Question number 1. How big is the TV – this is an essential question since you have to buy TV bracket that is sturdy and durable enough to firmly mount your TV. Always check the weight limitation of your bracket because if not, then you won’t dare insist on mounting the TV to it.
It is highly recommended that you buy yourself a heavy duty wall mount in the event that your TV isn’t like the average size.
Question number 2. What’s the wall made of – these days, residential homes in Australia are using either plasterboard or gyprock for their wall materials. Now the cool thing about this is that, it’s pretty easy to attach a wall mount to these materials for the hardware required is already fixed in the wall. If you have a brick, stone or timber walls on the other hand, then you’re likely to get additional hardware that’s compatible with your walls.
Question number 3. Will it be installed on a ceiling, corner or straight wall – you may opt to choose from the standard TV brackets, ones that are designed to be installed from the ceiling or even for the corners. Now, it just depends on where you wish to put your TV on which option to buy. So take this into account before ordering a wall mount for installation.
Question number 4. Do you want your television swiveling or rotating – there are so many wall mount options which are flexible today. There are also brackets that lets you swivel and rotate your TV be it vertical or horizontal. With this, the viewing angles from where you want to watch your TV won’t be a problem. If you can hang the TV at right height, you don’t have to fiddle with its ports or constantly change the angle, in relation to this, you will do better if you would buy a fixed wall mount instead.
Prior to buying any wall mount for your television, see to it that you have answered and understood these questions.