Before you decide to purchase a new television, it is essential that you know the size and style of your current set. This will help you decide on the right size and style. Some people like smaller TVs, while others prefer larger ones. In order to for your home, you should first measure the length of your television. You should make sure that the stand you choose will support the weight of your television. You can also use a reference guide to determine the ideal height for your unit.