How to Get HGTV on Chromecast with Google TV

HGTV on Google TV

If you ever wanted to transform your home with various interior designs and decorations, you must find HGTV as a useful app. HGTV is one of the American pay-TV channels that features various home decorations, renovations, and development shows. You can transform your home with pictures, interior design, home decor, landscape, remodeling, gardening, and various other entertaining ideas. You can install the HGTV GO app to can stream HGTV on Google TV.

The HGTV Go app is a TV Everywhere service that you can install on your Google TV. For this, you should have a TV service provider subscription. If you wanted to stream without cable, there are ways suggested in this write-up. It supports browsing titles by genre or you can manually search for titles. You can Chromecast HGTV as it is cast compatible.

How to Add HGTV on Google TV

(1) Click on the Search icon on the Google TV home screen after connecting it to an internet network.

Google TV Home Screen

(2) Choose Search for Apps. On the search screen, type HGTV Go and select the same from the search results.

Google TV Search Screen

(3) On the app info screen, click on the Install button.

(4) When the app gets downloaded and installed, click on the Open button to launch the app.

(5) An activation code will appear on the screen.

(6) Now, from your web browser, visit

Activate HGTV on Google TV

(7) Then click Activate. The app on your Google TV will start loading the content.

HGTV on Google TV

Alternative Ways to Stream HGTV on Google TV

Discovery Plus

It costs $5/month with commercial and $7/month without ads.

Discovery Plus

Discovery Plus on Google TV offers 7 different channels that include HGTV. The other channels include Food Network, TLC, ID, OWN, Animal Planet, and Discovery. If you are looking forward to streaming only the HGTV channel, Discovery Plus is one of the best options.


Starter Pack: 115+ channels at $64.99/month; Elite Pack: $79.99/month for 150+ live TV channels.


To stream HGTV, you can choose fuboTV on Google TV. It offers channels like A&E, AMC, BET, Bravo, Comedy Central, CNBC, MSNBC, ESPN, Fox Sports, etc. You can also use 250 hours of cloud DVR storage and stream on three screens at a time.


Entertainment Pack – $69.99/month for 65+ live TV channels; Choice Pack – $64.99/month for 90+ live TV channels; Ultimate – $94.99/month for 130+ live TV channels; Premier – $139.99/month for 140+ live TB channels.


AT&T TV on Google TV is one of the largest streaming service providers that offer channels like HGTV, A&E, ABC, E!, Animal Planet, Nickelodeon, Paramount, and more. It does also offers 65000+ Video On Demand. You will also be getting a cloud DVR storage option.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Is HGTV on Google TV?

HGTV app is supported by various devices like Android, iOS, Roku, Firestick, etc. Likewise, you can install and stream the HGTV Go app on your Google TV.

2. Is the HGTV app free?

HGTV app is absolutely free to download from the respective App Stores of a particular device. But to stream the contents, you will need a cable or satellite TV subscription.