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Recessed Television

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roseannbyrd wrote:
Is the TV mounted on a retractable device?
   Comment   January 8, 2013
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Yes, it is. The manufacturer is Chief.
January 8, 2013 at 3:56pm   
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newcyrusuchi wrote:
Are there problems with overheating w/ the TV in a recessed area and suggestions to overcome this?
   Comment   April 16, 2011
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Maintain a small reveal for passive air circulation, and you'll be fine.
October 15, 2012 at 4:51pm   
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What Houzz contributors are saying:

If you decide to go with the recessed look above a mantle, keep in mind you must allow the proper depth to allow for tilting the TV downward so it's geared toward the proper eye level. Watching "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" with major glare in Camille or Lisa's face totally kills the effect. ps: I cannot remember life before that show. I love every single one of them and wish the series were live 24/7.

What Houzzers are commenting on:

killianey added this to Killianey 2013
on Tuesday
Don't want tv recessed but tilting down if above fireplace seems a good idea
dnamama added this to Great Room
April 6, 2014
What i want to do for easier TV viewing
Tracy Satterfield added this to tracy_satterfield's Ideas
April 6, 2014
TV above mantel
mepowell added this to tv over fireplace
March 6, 2014
recessed
skgieser added this to skgieser's ideas
February 28, 2014
is it a good idea to tilt the tv?
byroneasley added this to Audio / Video
February 28, 2014
TV in wall
slcs added this to slcs's ideas
February 24, 2014
tilted tv
ortransplant added this to NLP Living Room
February 15, 2014
Recessed TV with room to tilt it.
nyja added this to nyja's ideas
February 14, 2014
recessed and tilted tv above mantle
everythingnice added this to Fireplace with built ins
February 10, 2014
Tv recessed and tilted over mantle
slikesr added this to slikesr's ideas
February 8, 2014
recessed tv
Sue Badding added this to basement
January 28, 2014
Upstairs. Nice
wtoole61 added this to GREAT ROOM
January 28, 2014
tilted and stuff on mantle
mcarson2 added this to mcarson2's ideas
January 22, 2014
Tv
patriciathomas added this to fireplace TV
January 5, 2014
ability to tilt tv down
Bob Rose added this to bob_rose's ideas
January 5, 2014
niche for tv
Cyndi Nicholson added this to Living Room
January 2, 2014
Tilt tv over fireplace. Recessed.
balavitt added this to basement fireplace/tv
January 1, 2014
tv flat on wall
keeneyjk added this to Tv location
December 15, 2013
Tilting of screen for viewing, recessed to hide cables
patmorrison added this to bar and media room
December 13, 2013
recessed and tilted
tooldad1234 added this to tooldad1234’s ideas
December 12, 2013
Recessed TV
meredithnh added this to meredithnh's Ideas
November 28, 2013
Recessed screen. Plugs etc behind.
Ara Michael Keffer added this to aramichael_keffer's Ideas
November 26, 2013
Recessed
davisdonna added this to Fireplaces
November 25, 2013
Tilt and re-set into wall
Southern Blinds and Interiors added this to backman Mass
November 23, 2013
Fp recess tv
rsyosh added this to tv cabinet over fireplace
November 23, 2013
tilt
hylton08 added this to hylton08's ideas
November 22, 2013
recessed tv
Frank Korsch added this to frank_korsch's Ideas
November 13, 2013
In der wand
mlbd added this to Wall Unit
November 12, 2013
should the space for the tv be actual depth so when tilted it looks like this? I'm thinking YES
cshaver added this to fireplace/tv
November 12, 2013
Cute
moneychan added this to Living Room Ideas
November 11, 2013
recessed, clean, nice plants and pots
gowin_brothers added this to LIving
November 10, 2013
TV
weatherlyalicia added this to Living room - hiding the TV
November 3, 2013
angled tv
sarah kingdom designs, llc added this to Sue Cox Fireplace Surround
October 30, 2013
recessed tv... drywall around... stone/tile below--- up to mantel
randalajunk added this to living room
October 28, 2013
Recessed tv
rj825 added this to gas fireplace for basement
October 15, 2013
Recessed TV
deborah0922 added this to deborah0922's ideas
October 11, 2013
tv inserted into wall
snazzy3112 added this to snazzy3112's Ideas
September 30, 2013
Where to put the tv
lindavalli added this to lindavalli's ideas
September 24, 2013
tv mount
Garrett Miller added this to Exterior Ideas
September 23, 2013
tv
jeankey added this to Bath
September 22, 2013
TV
pcmaly added this to Living room
September 11, 2013
tv
vickiacody added this to vickiacody's ideas
September 9, 2013
tilting of the TV for glare
drewtbernstein22 added this to Cortland Ideas
September 8, 2013
Hiding wires of tv
jasondoty added this to jasondoty's Favorites
September 5, 2013
Above fireplace
laurarm1 added this to built in
August 20, 2013
recessed tv
rfproject added this to family room
August 12, 2013
recessed tv that can tilt
Bethany Saldaña added this to living room
August 7, 2013
take the room focus off the tv
ninx930 added this to Living room
August 4, 2013
Nuce
neilgonzales added this to noteworthy
July 24, 2013
TV recess in wall
Jennifer Kincaid added this to jennifer_kincaid9172's Ideas
July 21, 2013
Like how it is embedded into the wall so you can angle the tv down.
chefmanns added this to Frisco FP Nook
July 15, 2013
recessed nook over fp. Buy a tilted screen. Need drywall work. Would it be too hot?
Elizabeth Dunbar added this to elizabeth_dunbar's ideas
July 14, 2013
Recessed TV
13015 added this to 13015's ideas
July 13, 2013
Recessed and tilting TV
hairykrys added this to Living Room Ideas
June 30, 2013
tilted down tv
mud_room_ideas added this to Living room
June 27, 2013
Tilt tv
angelahome added this to Living Room Ideas
June 25, 2013
Tilt down tv
erikagermano added this to the move
June 3, 2013
recessed tv over fireplace
patfreeman added this to TV equipment
May 21, 2013
info on mounting
robertncox added this to robertncox's Ideas
May 15, 2013
Nnn
birritteri added this to birritteri's ideas
May 15, 2013
TV over fireplace
rccates added this to rccates's ideas
May 11, 2013
like TV tilted down for better viewing
akravchuk added this to Fireplace Ideas
May 10, 2013
Built in to tip
Nix A added this to tv on firebreast
May 7, 2013
ask av specialist to hide tv in stud above mantel
keilertson added this to Living Room Ideas
May 1, 2013
television over fireplace
724g added this to Family room
April 21, 2013
If you decide to go with the recessed look above a mantle, keep in mind you must allow the proper depth to allow for tilting the TV downward so it's geared toward the proper eye level.
debbiewrogers added this to Bathroom Ideas
April 16, 2013
Recessed tv
lesliezim added this to tv
April 10, 2013
notice the tilt of the tv
Anasuya Strasner added this to TV
April 7, 2013
Over fire place
jayatipal added this to living room
April 3, 2013
take care about mounting tv
kalvin1982 added this to Living Room Ideas
March 31, 2013
want to sink tv in like ths
bevlaw added this to bevlaw's ideas
March 29, 2013
tv
h123nicholas added this to tv mount
March 28, 2013
family room mount with tilt
sthomp8 added this to TV over Fireplace
March 27, 2013
recessed and tilted
greydjc added this to Fireplace TV
March 26, 2013
RecessedTV
cjreed99 added this to cjreed99's ideas
March 24, 2013
Tv recessed & tilted for better viewing
jmacau added this to tv area
March 18, 2013
Retractable
littledragons added this to littledragons's Ideas
March 13, 2013
Tv with plants both sides
liliwhitegirl added this to TV area
March 11, 2013
tv tilt
holt123 added this to holt123's ideas
March 3, 2013
Recessed tv
Building 313 added this to Inspirations - Project 1328
February 27, 2013
recessed tv
mcdonaldway added this to Living room
February 25, 2013
recess tv
curious1632 added this to Wall mounted TVs
February 25, 2013
Like concept of building something around TV to set it
curious1632 added this to curious1632's Favorites
February 19, 2013
Like concept of building something around tv to set it
Charlene Hacha added this to charlene_hacha's ideas
February 17, 2013
Like the tilt
Breanne Davis added this to New House!
February 17, 2013
angle for TV over fireplace
rl_005 added this to rl_005's Ideas
February 14, 2013
Recessed tv
hbcurtis added this to fireplace surround
February 3, 2013
recessed TV
beewee1806 added this to beewee1806's ideas
February 2, 2013
Tilting tv
debkin added this to den
February 2, 2013
tv tilted over fireplace
elizabethdyer added this to elizabethdyer's ideas
January 30, 2013
angled tv
Chris Kaster added this to Living room-Fireplaces with mantles
January 27, 2013
tilt if tv had to be "higher"
tdeska added this to tdeska's Favorites
January 23, 2013
Allow room for TV tilt
zenyatta1 added this to zenyatta1's ideas
January 22, 2013
liking recessed wall
Suzanne Macaulay added this to suzanne_macaulay's ideas
January 21, 2013
TILTED TV BRACKET
kdomaille added this to kdomaille's ideas
January 19, 2013
like the recess into the wall
artemis66 added this to GrantRd Interior
January 17, 2013
This is subtle enough from a decorating standpoint. Would that help with the neck strain?
tuszynska added this to tuszynska's ideas
January 14, 2013
tv w scianie
our2ndhouse added this to our2ndhouse's ideas
January 13, 2013
TV niche above the mantel
lynlyn338 added this to lynlyn338's ideas
January 13, 2013
Recessed TV.
jchamber added this to jchamber's ideas
January 10, 2013
tilted tv
roseannbyrd added this to roseannbyrd's ideas
January 8, 2013
tv mount inside cut-out space is neat.
jrjoyce added this to jrjoyce's ideas
January 6, 2013
tilt tv
Perfect recessed wall - no frame, just need space for our Sound Bar beneath the tv
mrolfeslo added this to mrolfeslo's Favorites
December 30, 2012
Tilt down tv
sherican added this to Grant and Sarita Ideas
December 30, 2012
Flat screen tv mounted over fireplace is popular. It is just black when off, then convenient location for viewing. I think this is a reasonable, fine way to go; your dad doesnt like it. :)
Josh Rowin added this to josh_rowin's ideas
December 29, 2012
TV mount over fireplace
yakback added this to yakback's ideas
December 29, 2012
cute
bencash added this to Built-ins
December 18, 2012
amount of wall above mantle / below tv
mdanubio added this to living room
December 14, 2012
Living room
suziqxoxo added this to suziqxoxo's Ideas
December 14, 2012
recessed tv
littlecamille added this to Fireplace
December 14, 2012
recessed tv above fireplace
diverso added this to #87 LR
December 10, 2012
must tilt TV when over mantle
lindacaden added this to Living
December 10, 2012
TV tilted down to prevent glare, and better viewing
micheleandwalker added this to living
November 26, 2012
TV ideas
Megan Levitt added this to megan_levitt's Ideas
November 18, 2012
Tv
giambelli added this to giambelli's ideas
November 18, 2012
tv fireplace
jendegges added this to lakehouse
November 17, 2012
flat screen
Kim Franklin added this to kim_franklin's ideas
November 15, 2012
cut out for tv with artwork over it on a track to cover tv
davidrcolgan added this to davidrcolgan's Ideas
November 12, 2012
Above the fireplace.
slowemode added this to slowemode's living room
November 4, 2012
Tilt tv for glare
mrossjax added this to mrossjax's Ideas
November 1, 2012
Recessed tv over fireplace. Like the tilt. Down feature.
pbregan added this to bedroom
October 28, 2012
inset tv
beckyfong added this to beckyfong's ideas
October 18, 2012
Living room TV
billandkerry added this to billandkerry's ideas
October 15, 2012
Once again note tilt
janicpaterson added this to Living Room Reno
October 9, 2012
I would like my tv tilted to the optimal position.
davidsollars added this to davidsollars's Ideas
October 9, 2012
Recessed TV
aeczech added this to recessed tv
October 9, 2012
recessed TV
kleedal added this to Window treatments
October 7, 2012
Tilt TV
stocktonplace added this to stocktonplace's ideas
October 3, 2012
tv mount w/tilt
godwin63 added this to godwin63's ideas
September 30, 2012
Tv recessed
isabel_nessa added this to isabel_nessa's ideas
September 30, 2012
Tv decor
prettyflower added this to More ideas
September 24, 2012
TV framing
csaad added this to csaad's Favorites
September 23, 2012
Recessed spot for tv with room to tilt
bobcat1953 added this to bobcat1953's ideas
September 19, 2012
bracket that tilts tv down
melnordstrom added this to melnordstrom's ideas
September 16, 2012
sunken tv
albertodelpilar added this to albertodelpilar's Ideas
September 16, 2012
Embedded tv
tootsielou added this to tootsielou's ideas
September 13, 2012
tv space
sparkeey added this to Great Room fireplace
September 11, 2012
inset
lbaker325 added this to lbaker325's ideas
September 11, 2012
tv
ycaswell added this to tv over fireplace
September 9, 2012
Tv over fireplace
scottje4 added this to scottje4's ideas
September 4, 2012
tv angle
thaddeuspryor added this to thaddeuspryor's ideas
September 4, 2012
Love tv insert
jjicinsky added this to jjicinsky's ideas
September 3, 2012
tv over the fireplace
LA Dwelling added this to Ken and Melody
August 28, 2012
Recessed in drywall
moonhalo added this to living room
August 27, 2012
tilted tv
warmfuzzies added this to TV
August 19, 2012
build an alcove to house the tv and make it tilt
schuylerchang added this to living room
August 18, 2012
Tv over mantle
christineryoung added this to christineryoung's ideas
August 17, 2012
Longer mantel
alineshouse added this to alineshouse's Favorites
August 8, 2012
Recessed TV mount
fireplaces4me added this to fireplaces4me's ideas
August 8, 2012
Tilt into box
ulov2dec added this to ulov2dec's ideas
July 31, 2012
TV
jensmith1009 added this to jensmith1009's ideas
July 22, 2012
Tilt feature and built in. Not sticking out into space
lisalaube added this to family room
July 14, 2012
Slanted tv
Jessica Heilman added this to jessica_heilman's ideas
July 13, 2012
recessed tv
alejocosta added this to alejocosta's Ideas
July 9, 2012
Tv3
doingygirl added this to doingygirl's ideas
July 5, 2012
Recessed tilt TV. Allow enough depth to tilt screen forward.
ellen590 added this to ellen590's ideas
July 5, 2012
recessed tv
khornbeck added this to khornbeck's ideas
June 23, 2012
Like the tilt TV
colinreid added this to colinreid's ideas
June 19, 2012
tv
iamkaren added this to Fireplace
June 17, 2012
I really like the look of the TV recessed into the wall. Very important to me.
Eppie Canning added this to living room
June 7, 2012
tilted tv
Blue Hot Design added this to VS living room
June 5, 2012
Tilt down?
Mariah Christensen added this to Fireplace redo ideas
May 30, 2012
Recessed t.v. Does this increase or decrease the potential problem w/heat from fireplace?
stephlaroche added this to Fireplace
May 18, 2012
recessed TV
andrea1515 added this to Fireplace wall
May 12, 2012
recessed flatscreen tv in wall - love it
puddlebay added this to puddlebay's ideas
May 9, 2012
tv recessed over fireplace
amandalynn1433 added this to family rooms
May 8, 2012
slanted down tv
sdavey586 added this to Lounge room
May 5, 2012
Recessed tv above fireplace allows for down ward tilt to prevent neck strain and better viewing
ivmolcha0 added this to ivmolcha0's ideas
May 1, 2012
fireplace + TV
jazznupe added this to jazznupe's ideas
April 28, 2012
tv niche
phantomog added this to Fireplace decor?
April 28, 2012
TV & fireplace... with TV facing downward
mrssizz added this to mrssizz's ideas
April 26, 2012
tv tilts down to avoid glare
eweinig added this to Kitchen
April 26, 2012
tilt tv
musab302 added this to musab302's Favorites
April 24, 2012
Tilt tv
jraffo1 added this to jraffo1's Favorites
April 11, 2012
tilting TV to improve viewing angle
lynnheatley added this to lynnheatley's ideas
April 8, 2012
tilt TV
ANDERN DESIGN COMPANY added this to BEACH - Bedrooms
April 7, 2012
TV recess
carolgw added this to carolgw's ideas
April 1, 2012
Tilt TV to avoid glare
michele123 added this to Tv
March 28, 2012
Implanted
Leon Speakers, Inc. added this to Living Space Theater: Leon Speakers
March 27, 2012
Custom built speakers seamlessly match the width and finish of the TV without distraction. Built by Leon Speakers, Inc.
paristella added this to paristella's ideas
March 25, 2012
recessed tv
dlm2415 added this to dlm2415's ideas
March 25, 2012
recess on plain plaster wall
jackjordan added this to jackjordan's ideas
March 25, 2012
Tilted TV??
charlenestrand added this to charlenestrand's ideas
March 12, 2012
recessed tv. allows room to tilt the tv to avoid glare.
martha86 added this to martha86's ideas
March 10, 2012
tv
eleon added this to Leon Speakers
March 8, 2012
Leon Horizon LCR mounted to TV.
aalfayez added this to aalfayez's ideas
March 8, 2012
tilt tv
Marguerite Burtzlaff added this to mcburtz's ideas
March 3, 2012
Recessed tv over fireplace
emilynorris added this to living rooms
February 29, 2012
tv
melissaharwood added this to melissaharwood's Favorites
February 23, 2012
TV in wall
lauriewarner added this to lauriewarner's ideas
February 23, 2012
Recessed TV in wall & tilt mecanism to address glare
leonars added this to LIVING ROOM
February 23, 2012
TV tilted down to prevent glare
renee100 added this to Fireplaces
February 21, 2012
Indent tv
kararodden added this to Decor
February 19, 2012
plants by the tv
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