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hornman33n

04:51PM | 11/22/02
Member Since: 11/21/02
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What would be the best way to hang about a 40 lb. framed mirror? Should I find the studs in the wall or use a picture hook without finding the stud. I read something earlier that someone said you could use picture hooks and I couldn't tell if they meant you had to use the studs or not. Anyway, someone please tell me the best way.

Piffin

03:28PM | 11/24/02
Member Since: 11/06/02
1281 lifetime posts
It's best to find the stud but if it isn't centered where you want to hang the frame, use an insert or a toggle. They fasten in to grip the back of the drywall. Then back the screw out just enough for the picture wire to hang over it.
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