Best Nest Wifi Mounts in 2022

Nest Wifi Mesh Point listening to Google Assistant commands
Nest Wifi Mesh Point listening to Google Assistant commands (Image credit: Nick Sutrich / Android Central)

Google's Nest Wifi router and point are popular mesh Wi-Fi solutions thanks to their compact size, solid speeds, and great software. The key to building a strong and efficient mesh system is to place the nodes in the most optimal places in your home. This sometimes means you won't have a good place to put the node, and leaving it on the floor is bad for signal. These great Nest Wifi mounts can help keep your home tidy while improving your signal and home network performance.

How should you mount your Nest Wifi?

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There is no "right" answer to the question posed above. While there are benefits to mounting your router, many people will be happy to put their Nest Wifi on a shelf or desk. As with all of the best mesh Wi-Fi systems you can add more points down the line if you find coverage still isn't cutting it. If you haven't bought your mesh system yet, you might consider another brand as well such as TP-Link and Eero, which both offer compact extender-like mesh nodes.

If you're just looking to get your Nest Wifi up and out of the way, the Wasserstein AC Outlet Mount is a sensible pick since it mounts securely without drilling any holes and can be used with any other device that's the right size and weight. If you live in an apartment, you can use this mount without risking your security deposit on drywall screws. Just make sure you have access to your circuit breaker so you can turn off the power to the outlet before working on it.

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