Step 4: Connect The Power

connecting the power for hanging a flat-screen tv
Photo: Ryan Benyi
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Locate the lower receptacle box within 
6 feet of an outlet and repeat Step 3. Insert the upper box and snake the power cord down the wall. Use a screwdriver to twist the wall plate's tabs, locking them behind the drywall. At the lower hole, plug the male end of the power cord into the female end of the lower receptacle.
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    Tools List

    • multi-bit screwdriver
      Screwdriver
    • socket wrench
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    • studfinder
      Stud finder
    • pencil
      Pencil
    • torpedo level
      Torpedo level
    • drywall saw
      Drywall saw
    • drill
      Drill/driver

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