Quick Answer: What Do You Put Under A Subwoofer?

Should a subwoofer be on the floor?

Placing a subwoofer in the corner of a room can increase its output, making it sound louder.

The great thing about a subwoofer (especially a wireless subwoofer) is they can be situated almost anywhere on your floor space.

There is no formula for locating the best spot.

And, it’s truly your personal preference..

Can you put a subwoofer behind you?

You can place the subwoofer behind your couch. The subwoofer will be close to you when you will place it behind the couch nearby to the wall. As a result, you will get a better sound and bass from it. This position of the subwoofer will give you smooth and deep bass than the other positions.

What is the best way to hook up a subwoofer?

The preferred method of connecting a subwoofer is through the Subwoofer Output (labeled as ‘SUB OUT’ or ‘SUBWOOFER’) of a receiver using an LFE ( an acronym for Low-Frequency Effects) cable. Almost all home theater receivers (or processors) and some stereo receivers have this type of subwoofer output.

Is it OK to put a subwoofer on carpet?

The subwoofer can sit right on the carpet, and the sound should be propagated from the subwoofer and mixed with the rest of the soundscape just fine. … And even for a down-facing subwoofer, the amount of sound being absorbed by the carpet is likely going to be negligible.

Can you place subwoofer behind couch?

Rear placement right behind the couch is absolutely one of our favorite locations for both home theater and music. This is perhaps the most optimal location in most cases, because it lets you turn down the volume on the subwoofer while getting more impact.