What is the width of wall studs?

Answer Wall studs are the vertical supports that hold up an interior wall. Standard wall studs are two inches thick and four inches wide. Interior walls that contain excess plumbing or electrical wiring w... Read More »

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How would you mount a TV to a wall that does not have those studs in back of the wall?

I'm very surprised that you would have a wall with no studs in it. Then again, maybe you're mounting it over a fireplace or something that's more of a soffit than a wall.I also wonder what kind of ... Read More »

How many studs are in a wall?

The number of studs in a wall depends on the length of the wall. Typically, studs are placed every 4 feet because standard construction materials used for creating walls comes in 4-foot-by-8-foot s... Read More »

How far apart are wall studs?

Wall studs are usually 2-by-4 inch boards placed 16 inches apart, according to the generally accepted wood framing standards of the American Wood Council. In single-story structures or non-load-bea... Read More »

How to Cut Wall Studs?

Stud boards help support walls and give you a place to hang heavy objects, but sometimes they are damaged by pests or rotted by dry rot and moisture. Not only can this look unattractive if it sprea... Read More »