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 Post subject: Hanging a towel bar - help!
PostPosted: Sat Nov 10, 2012 10:30 am 
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I want to hang a towel bar in my kitchen to hold little plastic buckets full of silverware. Do I have to anchor it to a stud or can I use those plastic drywall anchors?

If I have to hit a stud, is there a trick to finding it without the detector?

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 Post subject: Re: Hanging a towel bar - help!
PostPosted: Sat Nov 10, 2012 11:36 am 
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Buckets full of silverware would certainly need a stud, I would think. Drywall is not very strong. You can tap the wall- it sound hollow when you're just on drywall, but different (heavier)? when you locate a stud. I'm not sure how else to explain that; sorry! But it works!

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 Post subject: Re: Hanging a towel bar - help!
PostPosted: Sun Nov 11, 2012 5:47 pm 
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Thank you! I will try the tapping.

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