If you have recently purchased a flat screen TV but you don’t have the space to put it on a wall, there are a few alternatives. Consider mounting and displaying it with the use of a flat screen TV stand. There are many flat screen TV stands that are available when you purchase your television. The key is to pick the stand that is the right choice for your brand of television including LCD, plasma, LED and OLED. In the past, people generally had some dislike towards TV stands because of their appearance. They were sometimes thought to be too bulky in appearance or unattractive. However, since then, the design of the TV stand has really changed and become something far more sleek than what was previously usual. This is particularly considerable about flat panel TV stands. Because a thin frame is one of the main selling points regarding flat screen televisions, it only makes sense to have a stand that is equally as sleek in appearance. The stand itself does need to have enough strength to support the TV. However, this does not mean that the bulk of the appearance automatically ensures strength from the stand itself. Prices for flat panel TV Stands can range very simply put from a lot to a little depending on many factors. You may pay anything from double digits up to thousands of dollars in the price for an LCD TV stand. What makes the price range vary so much may regard the design and materials used. Bigger is not always better but if typically if you go big then you are going to pay big for a television stand. You should think about if the stand is going to only hold your television or if it is also equipped for holding other electronics. Many of us focus on the TV cabinet holding not only our OLED television but also our media storage and gaming devices. The latter option can make your flat panel television stand a higher priced item but well worth it in the end.