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How Much To Mount A TV And Install An TV Electrical Outlet In My Home?

Hanging a tv on the wall always looks nice in a home. Unless you have cable wires dangling down. A tv outlet is recessed in the wall so you can push the back the tv as close to the wall as possible without crushing the cables and cords. You can also install the added benefit of having the ability to chase the audio cables, and HDMI cords inside the wall too.

Starting Point

What Style TV Electrical Outlet Do I Want? 

TV Outlet
  • A TV outlet is like a regular electrical outlet. The only difference is a TV electrical outlet is designed to be recessed into the wall. This allows you to plug in your tv, and still be able to push the tv close up to the wall.

TV Outlet With HDMI/Cable Chase Way
  • A TV electrical outlet also can come with the added benefit of having an access plate to send your cable wires inside the wall, back and forth from your tv to your other entertainment equipment below.

TV mounted on the wall with an tv electrical outlet with cable chase way

HomeOwners' Choice Pricing

Whenever you work with TradeWork Home Services we try to always treat you fairly. We want homeowners to have access to quality work and great pricing on every home electrical project they have big or small. TradeWork Home Services does super savings the more home electrical projects you bundle together. Check out how we do business.

Home service appointments can be a juggle to manage. When you bulk up a few electrical projects together. You help make our schedule easier. Whenever you do that, we will always make sure to get the savings.

How Much? | BallPark Estimates

Cost Of Installing A TV Electrical Outlet In Your Home

With answering all the info listed above we can now answer the elusive question of "how much for electrician to a install a TV electrical outlet in your home."

Most likely you will fall into some of these pricing categories.

Typical Costs Associated With Installing A New TV Electrical Outlet, Depending On Your Needs:
  • Cost Of Installing TV Outlet: $135 to $185

  • Cost Of Mounting TV On Wall: $175 to $385

  • Cost Of Installing 15-20amp Wiring To New Location | 5 Feet Or Less: $190 to $275

  • Cost of Installing 15-20amp Wiring To New Location | 15 Feet To 25 Feet: $300 to $450

  • Cost Of Installing 15-20amp Wiring To New Location | 35 Feet To 50 Feet: $425 to $650

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What To Expect

Pricing Questions For Mounting a TV and Installing a TV Electrical Outlet In Your Home:

Whenever a customer asks us to install a TV electrical outlet in their home we ask pretty much the same questions every time.

Here are the questions TradeWork would ask during a typical phone conversation or home visit.


Once we have the answers to these questions we can usually give you a ballpark estimate for installing a TV electrical outlet right over the phone. 

When we arrive at your home we can confirm the estimate, answer any other questions you have, and get to work.

Homeowner Safety Update:

2023 Electrical Safety Code requires Arc Fault Protection (AFCI) to be installed on all general use electrical outlets and lighting throughout a home.

When Will I Need To Install AFCI Protection In my Home?

The following home electrical projects will be required to be upgraded to AFCI protection:

  • Whenever adding electrical wiring that is 6 feet or longer to an existing home electrical circuit.

  • Pretty much whenever you install a new electrical circuit to the living spaces of your home.

  • During any home electrical renovations, remodels, or new home builds.

  • Some cities & towns require you to upgrade to AFCI protection whenever you replace an electrical outlet, light switch, or when you upgrade your electrical panel.

Have More Questions About Arc Fault Protection For Your Home?

Head over to What Is Home Arc Fault Protection? to find out more details on why arc fault protection has become the new standard in home electrical safety.


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