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I still don't have a TP holder up yet.

I picked up a standing holder but don't like it. The bathroom is so small as it is, I don't need anything else on the floor.

SO I decided a TP holder will have to go on the side of the vanity which I my only concern with that is the lack of thickness of the vanity. My option is to add a piece of wood to the inside to give more beef to drill in to.

SO here is my question. The scr3ws that came with the TP holder bracket comes with a anchor which normally you are using in dry wall. So if I'm going to be attaching the bracket to wood instead of drywall, do I use the same scr3ws (without the anchor of course)that came with the TP holder or should I get other scr3ws that you would use in wood?
 
Posts: 9542 | Location: california | Registered: Apr 01, 2003Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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I would use wood screws that are long enough to go into the wood blocking, but not through it.
 
Posts: 7157 | Registered: Apr 08, 2004Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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I'd drill the holes and use bolts. The nut and washer would go in the back giving some support.
You could also glue a piece of wood to the inside of the vanity and then drill through for the bolts. I would not use screws in either case.
 
Posts: 1948 | Location: Northern New Jersey | Registered: Mar 23, 2008Reply With QuoteReport This Post
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I wouldn't have even thought of a bolt and nut. Thanks for the suggestions.
 
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If you are not using wood on the inside use a large diameter washer.
 
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