Read This Before Putting Your Indoor TV on the Patio
It’s outdoor entertainment season, and in the warmer weather, people come to us for outdoor TV installations in the Hypoluxo, FL, area. Yet we still frequently hear this question: “Can’t I just get a covering for a regular TV and keep it outside?”
Many people are tempted to use an indoor TV outside and keep it “safe” under a patio roof, cabinet, or covering. But doing this could damage your display or even cause electrical fires. At best, a regular TV will look dark and dim outside.
Regular TVs are meant to stay inside, but outdoor TVs are always safe in your backyard. Here’s how it works.