The excitement of getting more space on a piece of furniture that formerly held a television can be exhilarating.
So much so, that you might forget that along with wall-mounting a television you also get extra decor!
Ugly power and HDMI Cables.
Was the concession worth it?
No one wants to paint their cables to match the wall, that is ridiculous, and while it is a way to lightly solve the issue they wires are still there.
What is there was an easy to that required no electrical wiring to hide the power and cables behind the wall?
We have several wall-mounted tv’s and I can’t stand looking at the wires.
Michael and I found the solution and the transformation is super easy!
Honestly, this is the optimal solution to rid those ugly power and HDMI cables from the wall!
Now I want to share the easy process and product we use to easily hide power and cables for a wall-mounted television.
The TV is in plain sight but the cables are not! It does not matter what brand of television you have, just so it’s wall-mounted!
How To Easily Hide Power and Cables For A Wall Mounted TV.
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This is the magic behind the television and I am about to show you how.
It’s so easy and looks so great you will want to do this for all your wall-mounted televisions!
TV cables look ghastly and often take away from the look of a well-displayed room.
When you spend time creating a ‘look’ cables can be the reason the room does not completely pop. Cables are the first thing you see!
Let’s make a difference in that room preparation and get rid of those UGLY television power cables from plain sight.
We did and I have installed these in any room that television is mounted to the wall!
Rooms & Television Display – Why Hide Power Cables for A Mounted TV?
Snapping While We Work
I will apologize for the flash not on for both images, but we were working so fast to hide the cables, I did not think.
However, you can see it’s a great transformation!
Really, I did not think if this would be a before and after you would love too until we started the install.
Hardly was I ready for a photo shoot, so we will call this ‘rough and ready’ photography.
Truly not my pro work, because my good camera batteries were dead!
I just really want to share this with you!
Easily Hide Power and Cables for Wall Mounted TV’s– Why Do This?
Things You Need To Know About Hiding Your Power and Cables
You will be cutting into a wall.
It’s not a large cut, but you do want to know that.
Also, make sure you have a pencil and a tape measure.
Beyond that everything YOU need is in the Legrand In-Wall Power Kit.
We found ours at Best Buy the first time.
Then I headed over to Amazon and each time we tackle a new room with a flat-screen, I just ship a new one to myself.
Last, we install the Legrand kit and it conceals the cables and wires behind the wall!
Easily Hide Power and Cables for A Wall Mounted TV: The DIY YOU Can Do!
Installation for this project is easy.
There is no electrical work required, other than unplugging the television if you consider that electrical work, lol!
Give yourself time to read the directions to you understand the concept then have at it!
Do not call an electrician.
This is an easy DIY Install.
If you are handy, maybe it will take 30 minutes.
New to DIY?
It may take you an hour.
Just read the directions, and at no point in time will you be working with electrical other than plugging in!
Can I get a ‘Woot Woot’?
Yes, I am totally silly but that’s ok because the before and after are AHHHHMAAZZZING!
You are about to extend power to a wall mount TV without modifying the home’s existing electrical wiring.
Will It Work With Your Television?
At first, I was wondering if it would work with our television, which is a wall-mounted television.
So the answer is ‘Yes’.
The kit works with any TV brand!
What I love is that it will power more than one device.
Your TV and a speaker bar, or internet box!
As I said, we are working on multiple rooms and just finished this one in my son’s room.
No more wires!
In fact, it is one less thing for the foam basketball to catch on and one less to dust!
Weird Positioning? No Worries
Want to see the VIDEO of how this looks?