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How To Put Up A Wall Mount

How To Put Up A Wall Mount

Thinking about hanging your TV on the wall? Don’t do anything until you’ve read our Mounting Dream TV wall mount guide. With simple step by step instructions, you will learn exactly how to put up a wall-mount and hang your TV on the wall like a professional. As a flexible and space-saving solution, TV wall mounts are not only a stylish design element that will transform the look and feel of your home, but they are also quite easy to install. By paying close attention to our professional tips and advice, you can install your own Mounting Dream TV wall mount without needing to spend money on a handyman.

Why Mounting Dream TV Wall Mounts Are So Popular

Mounting Dream has over 20 years of experience manufacturing professional, high-quality and reliable AV and TV wall mounts. Popular in North America, Europe, Australia and across Asia, we specialise in providing TV wall mounts for both home and commercial use. One major concern that many homeowners have when it comes to TV wall mounts is safety. Will it be strong enough to hold the TV? Is there a chance that it can fall? By choosing to invest in a Mounting Dream TV wall mount you can rest easy knowing that your TV will be held firmly in place on the wall, and that’s why Mounting Dream is the go-to company for TV mounts that you can trust.

VESA Measurements

When you buy a TV wall mount you will need to check that your TV will fit the wall mount. Versa measurements, developed by the Video Electronics Standards Association, allow you to check whether the TV you have at home, will fit the wall mount you plan to buy. Failing to get this fundamental step right can mean wasting time and money. Attempting to fit a TV to the wall with the wrong Versa measurements can also be dangerous too! Incorrect Failing to get these calculations right could mean that your wall mount may not be able to support the size and weight of your TV, which can lead to accidents at home. All Mounting Dream TV wall mounts provide accurate Vera measurements so that you can purchase the right wall mount for your TV.

 Tools You’ll Need To Hang Your TV

Once you’ve purchased your Mounting Dream TV wall mount, it’s time to collect the tools you’ll need to hang your TV on the wall.

Here are the essential tools you’ll need:

  • A screwdriver.
  • A drill and drill bits.
  • A spirit level, sometimes you can use a spirit level app on your smartphone.
  • Stud finder if your walls are hollow. A stud finder will also identify any pipes or wiring that you’ll need to avoid. Although you may not need this if you’re drilling into a brick wall.
  • A tape measure.
  • Spanner, depending on the TV wall mount you have purchased.
  • A pencil.

How To Put Up A Wall Mount

After you’ve checked the Versa measurements and you’ve gathered all your tools, it’s time to learn how to put up a wall mount like a pro.

Step 1: Find the perfect place to hang your TV. This may be above a fireplace, on the wall opposite your sofa, or perhaps in a home gym to watch TV while you work out. Use the stud finder to locate the wooden beams that you’ll need to drill into if your walls are hollow. Also, check for any pipes or wires that you should avoid when drilling. Measure your TV and lightly mark out where you want it to sit on the wall using a pencil.

Step 2: Now you need to position the Mounting Dream TV wall mount into the center of your markings, and ensure it’s level by using a spirit level. Holding the bracket in place, mark where the bolt holes are using a pencil. Now it’s time to start drilling. Make sure to use a drill bit that matches the size of the bolts that came with your TV wall mount.

Step 3: Fit one part of the wall mount bracket to your TV and make sure it’s secure. Then fit the second part of Mounting Dream TV wall mount to the wall. Check that everything is level and secure.

Step 4: With help from a family member or friend, carefully lift your TV and slide it onto the wall mount. Tighten the safety screws and adjust the screen to your preferred angle.

You did it! You’ve just learnt how to put up a wall mount like a professional, and now you can enjoy the minimalist design, premium viewing position and flexibility of having your TV on the wall. If you need any additional help or support when putting up your Mounting Dream TV wall mount, feel free to reach out to our team or check out our blog:  support@mountingdream.com

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