The Nest Hello is your window to the outside (you know, aside from the actual windows on your home), and that means it’s outside — all the time. It’s a good idea to protect it or, at the very least, cover it so that it’s not getting weather-worn and scuffed. These are the best covers and wall plates for your video doorbell.
Jazz it up
Elago Nest Hello case
These silicone cases are UV-resistant and come in six colors to add a bit of pizzazz to an otherwise boring-looking device. Elago’s cases will protect your doorbell from the elements, and it won’t block the camera, microphone, or any other necessary components.
$9 at Amazon
On a pedestal
Elago wall plate
Elago’s wall plates are a great backdrop to your Nest Hello. They come in four colors and are UV-resistant, double-coated for extra weather resistance, and they help to cover up any marks or holes behind your Nest Hello.
$12 at Amazon
Come in a variety of fun colors and designs, including a “carbon fiber” series, a “wood” series, a “metal” series, and even an option where you can use your own image. These skins come in five pieces, protect your Nest Hello from scratches, and they come off without leaving any residue.
$11 and up at Slickwraps
Ahastyle aluminum wall mount
These simple wall plates are made of sturdy aluminum and come in silver, black, and white to cover up any holes behind your Nest Hello. They also come with a lifetime breakage warranty.
$8 at Amazon
Go go camo
Ahastyle silicone cover
These silicone covers come in five colors meant to help your Nest Hello blend in (or stand out, if you prefer). They slip on, and Ahastyle offers a lifetime warranty.
$7 at Amazon
Add some tilt
Koroao wall mount
If the only place you can put your Nest Hello is less than ideal or you want tilt functionality, this is the wall mount you want. It helps to prominently display your doorbell, having it sit out from the wall, with the ability to turn 35 degrees left and right. For a better field of view, grab this mount.
$12 at Amazon
Fintie silicone case
Fintie makes excellent silicone cases, for both phones and the Nest Hello. This cover is durable, has all the proper cutouts for the microphone and camera, and a little baseball-cap-style brim that should help to keep rain off the camera lens. Five colors are available.
$10 at Amazon
The Nest Hello is by no means ugly, but covering it up is no harm either. Elago’s cases are the best option on this list because they offer durable protection from the elements, come in some lovely colors, and are rather inexpensive. Elago’s covers are also well-rated, and their products, in general, are well-rated all over Amazon, which indicates that its products are high-quality and well-liked.
If you want a better field of you or at least more viewing options, the Koroao wall mount if your best option. That 35 degrees makes all the difference if you don’t have an optimal spot to place your doorbell. This mount also installs fairly easily, and it has enough space to make wire placement hassle-free.
Slickwraps, on the other hand, won’t be as protective (they’ll only stave off scratches and scuffs), but there are so many to choose from, and they just look rad as hell.