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How To Install a Ring Doorbell On Brick Without Drilling

Install a Ring Doorbell On Brick Without Drilling
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Are you intimidated by the thought of mounting a doorbell camera on your apartment or rental without drills or screws? There are other ways to install these cameras without using power tools or screws.

3 Ways To Install Ring Doorbell Without Drilling

  • Use high-quality two-sided tape
  • Anti-theft doorbell mount
  • Drill into the mortar

Factors To Check Before Installing a Ring Doorbell on Brick Surface

  • First: You must check the place where you want to install your Ring doorbell without drilling. Because uninterrupted recording 24/7 is not compromisable. Not every environment is going to suit the installation method which you want to use.
  • Second: If you want to use two-sided tape for a Brick Wall Ring Doorbell setup, you must check the weight and check type of Ring Doorbell. Because we have observed that it can’t hold more than 10 lbs of weight.
  • Third: Ring No-Drill Mount which is a mounting plate and it is specially designed for Ring Video Doorbell (2nd Generation). I really find this option helpful and have installed one for my own house.

Non-Drill Ring Doorbell Installation On Brick

High-Quality Two-Sided Tape

Two-sided tape works like Command Strips but it is an economic solution and if you want to use an adhesive product, it is probably the best solution.

It is suitable for lighter doorbells, and it works well as long as the tape is strong enough to hold the camera. Brands like Gorilla are known to work effectively.

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Anti-theft doorbell mount

The anti-theft doorbell mount is compatible with several cameras, including the Ring 1, 2, 3, Plus, Ufy, and Blink cameras. The thickness of the door that it’s suitable for ranges from 1.3 inches to 2 inches.

You can find different brands and designs on Amazon. One such brand is Yuki, and you can check out the link to this product in the description box.

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The installation process is relatively simple. Inside the box, you’ll find a user guide, foam dots, a bracket that mounts to your door, and an adjusting knob.

NO-DRILL-Video-Doorbell-install Anti-theft doorbell mount

There are screws to mount the bracket, an Allen wrench, and foam to wedge your camera inside the casing. The foam blocks create a wedge-like design that holds your camera securely in place.

To mount your camera, use the foam blocks to wedge it inside the casing. You can add more foam blocks to ensure a secure fit. Once you’re done, screw it in and mount it on your door.

Anti-Theft Doorbell Door Mount

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Anti-Theft Doorbell Door Mount

Drill into the mortar

You can also drill a hole into the mortar and install your Ring doorbell without damaging the brick of your outside wall. You can follow the video for step by step approach.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I use the No-Drill Mount on another model of Ring Video Doorbell? 

Not This No-Drill Mount is specially designed for Ring Video Doorbell 2nd generation.

Is the No-Drill Mount compatible with the Ring Solar Doorbell Chargers?

NO!

What are the best materials to use the No-Drill Mount on?

It will be difficult to adhere to brick, shingles, and rough stucco surfaces. You should avoid glassy surfaces as well. It will be most effective on a smooth surface.

How do I remove the No-Drill Mount from the wall?

You should pull both tapes upwards to remove the No-Drill Mount from the wall for Ring Video Doorbell.

Is it safe to install a Ring Doorbell on a brick without drilling?

If installed properly using a strong adhesive or appropriate brackets, it can be safe to install a Ring Doorbell on brick without drilling. However, it is important to ensure that the device is securely mounted and won’t fall off.

What tools do I need to install a Ring Doorbell on a brick without drilling?

You may need a few tools such as a measuring tape, a level, a pencil for marking, adhesive tape or brackets, and a screwdriver to attach the Ring Doorbell to the bracket or adhesive.

Is it necessary to hire a professional to install a Ring Doorbell on a brick without drilling?

No, it is not necessary to hire a professional to install a Ring Doorbell on a brick without drilling. With the right tools and proper instructions, it can be a simple and straightforward process that can be done by most DIY enthusiasts. However, if you are unsure or uncomfortable with the process, it may be worth seeking professional installation services.


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