Plus I would say another 30KG water in it. Because the text has to work on 3 different types of screens nowadays (phone, tablet, laptop) it’s difficult to get a size that works for every scenario. Although for something like that I would probably be installing it into studs. Also known as the classic “Molly Bolt” or a molly wall anchor. That’s scared you even more. Gotta see if I can find them around her. Please advice. And to hang light artwork on doors using clipped-off wreath hangers. Forget DIY stuff how about more DIY my stupid computer stuff? They come in different sizes. You’re still scared. Waaaaaaaay better. Just do it by hand. Threaded anchors – Being thicker than expansion anchors, these can hold between 25 to 75 pounds, but they shouldn’t be used on ceilings. My current house is only 75 years old, but after that experience, I’ve been too nervous to try it again. 0. Oh NO! A typical moly is good for about 20 pounds of continual load in 1/2″ drywall. You are also right about Molly bolts. You’re getting points from God everyday :). Once you’ve screwed it in to the point that you feel the resistance of the flange (I’m not really sure that’s the right word to be using) against the back of the drywall you can start unscrewing the screw. First screw would not go in at all (predrill hit a scary mysterious *something* and would go no further, second screw hit nothing and was completely loose.. I live in a very old house with shiplap walls so I’m not accustomed to nails not holding. That one was my father’s and has sentimental value.~ karen! 2. Remember? the second I posted my comment above, everything was ok, although some of the print still looks a little stretched out. If you’re putting in a screw where the wall stud is, you’ll drill a smaller hole, because you won’t need a wall anchor. You stand a much better chance of winning spelling bees here. So they’re very definitely light duty and don’t have a lot of holding power. Use a toggle anchor to … It’s more complicated to use than the threaded anchor but I like them better. I’d thought I’d tried every type of wall anchor available but I’d never heard of monkey clips. Your drywall won’t go all the way to the flooring so you should be able to stick a tape in there to measure. Hi Patt! Great little tutorial. To enlarge the text in any post: Use Control Plus…… Simply press the ctrl and + keys at the same time. An average sized threaded anchor can hold about 50 pounds. If you don’t care about getting rid of the entire anchor then doing what I say and just tapping the bolt into the wall a tiny bit and filling with drywall compound is fine and faster. My go-to wall hanger are these (link below) that I get from Home Depot. Threaded anchors, (also called self-drilling anchors and E-Z anchors) are the absolute easiest choice and one of the most effective. They might do the trick. ~ karen! I showed you how to fix a hole in drywall. This was a funny AND informative article. I could literally just stick a measuring tape into the hole and measure it. ~ karen. Now it does, yes. I have used some similar anchors to what you show here (and the cheap crappy ones for light things) but sometimes I’m afraid the whole wall will come crumbling down when I least expect it. screw (included) and a #2 Philips screwdriver. For some things, yes, they’re great. ~ karen! If only you also explained what the 3/16″ size for in the first picture? I will no certainly come back for more! https://www.lowes.com/projects/repair-and-maintain/remove-unwanted-wall-anchors/project. Only a fellow South African knows what you’re talking about; you may as well have said “Those dingetjies”. In the U.S. the brand of hooks you describe which was marketed on TV is Hercules Hooks. And I know. In the meantime, I’m choosing to view my naked white walls as Scandinavian serene. THIS POST WAS LAST UPDATED: May 1st, 2020, THE ONLY DRYWALL ANCHOR YOU SHOULD EVER USE. For lesser tasks the Nylon Phillips Drive Drywall Anchors are quite reliable. This box is good for drywall that is 3/8ths to 5/8ths thickness. I drilled the hole, tapped on the molly gently until it went into wall, and ended up screwing the screw completely through the drywall making a hole! ;) ~ karen! https://www.amazon.com/Silverline-Wall-Anchor-Setting-Tool/dp/B000ND6V7K. If you’re just hanging up a wall calendar, for instance. If you can, use a wall that is in the basement or garage wall. Is it the whole Molly Bolt size ? “Something scaring the farts out of the cats” is now my absolute favorite expression. I have lathe and plaster. The first thing ever, I think, that you posted and I already knew. Thanks for making it look a bit easier. When hanging a heavy item, you should use a toggle bolt as they can hold well over 50lbs depending on the size of the anchor used and the thickness of the wall. Are you awake?! (That’s a sheetrock anchor for the American folks out there.). I know it looks like it’s already in (and it is) but what you’re doing at this moment is creating Hollow Wall Anchor magic. Technology has passed them by. These metal ones Karen posted work the most consistently, and never break apart when nailing them into a more solid section (as the plastic ones sometimes do). A toggle bolt is a kind of hollow-wall anchor. and….. to remove them, take an old screwdriver and a hammer and punch it through the wall. Molly bolts are terrible compared to any of these. https://www.familyhandyman.com/article/drywall-anchors-weight-tested Post your address. I will be looking formthese things at Ace next time I’m in there. It will self adjust as you tighten it. ~ karen! the last one i killed trying to get rid of some ice on the roof… *hackhackhack* i went, *floop* went the hammer head into the bushes below. Designed for thin, hollow walls that will not support the weight of heavy wall hangings. You don’t have to adjust it or fiddle with it or anything. DON’T go wiggling all over the place with your drill. Thanks! Those screws look soooooo long, and my cow will needs hanging before the holidays just in case I want to string him with lights. Welcome to the first episode of Test Tuesday on this channel! Now you have a hole the size of a dime that you have to patch, but I think Karen did a DIY on that already…. To remove a hollow wall anchor you have to just hammer it into the wall and fill the hole it leaves with drywall compound. Figure your worst case loading and put that number of molys in the wall behind it. . Nicely done! If you want to hang something a very large, heavy picture or mirror these no stud picture hangers are the absolute BEST. I don’t wanna post jack you, post block you, or whatever term should be used, but if you are looking to hang something less heavy duty, the even lazier route are monkey hooks, they are amazing! If you’re attaching something to the wall like a bar or TV mount you might have to remove the screw entirely and then, yes, screw it back in again. I’ve used them too. https://www.homedepot.ca/en/home/p.papc-6-e-z-drywall-anchor-wscrews.1000427287.html, Yes, those are a BITCH to get out. Do you have any suggestions for hanging livestock on plaster walls? Excellent question! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=foO5NM4pmsU. But my favourite is the hollow wall anchor. Wow, those look great. They can be removed, but it’s not quick. http://www.screwfix.com/p/fischer-self-drill-plasterboard-fixings-metal-35mm-100-pack/47347, https://www.amazon.com/Silverline-Wall-Anchor-Setting-Tool/dp/B000ND6V7K, https://www.homedepot.ca/en/home/p.papc-6-e-z-drywall-anchor-wscrews.1000427287.html, http://www.leevalley.com/en/hardware/page.aspx?p=52367&cat=3,40914,50630,52367, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=foO5NM4pmsU. Seriously. I remember my mother always telling me to “be sure to read the instructions!” If the teeth don’t grip the surface of the wall you can hold the anchor out a tiny bit and grip it with pliers while you tighten the screw. I’ll do a post on hanging things on plaster or brick in the future. I could reproduce 20 or 30 pages of anchor sizes, types and their strengths. A 1/8-inch toggle screw, for example, is able to hold a 50-pound object on half-inch drywall. I see the light switches and plugs so I know where the wiring is suppose to be but what if it goes sideways — I’m still chicken. They are hooks and specifically for hanging mirrors or heavy artwork and I’ve used 2 of them to hang the life sized portrait you see in this post. Phone? When you buy a box of Hollow Wall Anchors there are 3 things you need to look for on the box: Also make sure you own a drill. Note the size of the drill bit that they recommend you use and make sure you own one! You can’t put a wall anchor where the stud is! The easiest thing to do is to buy a little box of about 40 anchors and 40 screws. I hung a grouping around my 46″ flat screen so the TV wouldn’t dominate the wall, and it’s always been a tidge off because I thought the mirror had to be hung on a stud. Thank you for the photos along with your explanation. If you INSIST on using a plastic wall anchor in drywall, remember this tip. They come in several sizes, in plastic and metal, do not require pre-drilling, are easy to install and remove with just a screwdriver, and hold a lot of weight. Whenever I hang a cow I use the hollow wall anchors. Now you know how to do it and what to use. Totally boring. You may wish to place a drop cloth on the floor, to catch any debris or anything else. right? These are the worst anchors ever. Amazing work Karen! Buy Hollow Wall Anchors at Screwfix.com. Weird. I will admit it’s sometimes hard to judge when to stop setting the anchor before it starts crushing the drywall. The Ramset™ Hollow Wall Anchor is an all metal, light duty, cavity fixing for plasterboard and other hollow wall materials up to 38mm. Oh yes please, for those of us who have 100-year-old plaster and lathe walls. It’s really a bit of a guessing game once you get into wild boar. Oh geez. I’d go with what the installer has recommended. And that’s what some people will have to do. Are the plastic thingies OK for them? Hi Eileen! I have a couple of drills, a “vintage” electric one I found at a garage sale that’s GREAT and this Ryobi cordless one, which is great when the battery actually works. :-P, Thanks Karen, now I know what to put on my Christmas list! Amazing. And don’t worry. Be aware that sometimes your exterior walls have thicker drywall than your interior walls. 4 PCS I’d (obviously) disagree with you. . ~ karen! Community Q & A. Related Searches. I just bought “triple grip” cobra anchors because trying to mount ikea Hugad bay window rod system became an exercise in frustration this weekend, but haven’t tried them yet.. seems similar but plastic. Wouldn’t that leave a lot of wiggleroom ? Remember, always follow the manufacturer's recommended load ratings which generally incorporate a safety factor of at least 3 or 4. ~ karen! Just watched a video about the setting tool. Phillips Zinc-Plated Alloy Flat-Head Anchors with Screws (20-Pack) with 249 reviews. You explain things way better than the menfolk do Karen. :) ~ karen! They come in different sizes for different thicknesses of drywall. You keep screwing and screwing your screw into it and it just keeps spinning and spinning because it isn’t actually grabbing onto anything. Homes built recently would have 1/2″ thickness. Hollow wall anchors Well known in the building industry, these fixings are also known as molly plugs. I usually just studied the diagram/pictures and did just fine. (I noticed in the comments written soon after this post, you said you would make another post for plaster, but I couldn’t find such a post by searching). Just found a GREAT removal technique for these!!! 1-3/4-in. You should be able to adjust the settings on your monitor/phone to increase the size of the font you see. Drywall Anchor kit - Hollow Wall Anchors with Screws ,self-Drilling Hollow Wall Anchor, for Drywall,Nylon - Plastic - Buildex,all-60 pcs (Anchor 30pcs+Screw 30pcs) 4.2 out of 5 stars 615. I’m not sure if you know how to take a photo and attach it to a comment, but that would help. Thanks for this clear explanation of how to use these bolts. Some of them also sense where wires are, in the wall. Originally Answered: How much weight can a hollow wall/ plasterboard wall take? Any ideas for how I can hang things wherever I want? E-Z Ancor Twist-N-Lock 75 lbs. Great post – I’m a touch more confident, but my problem is more that I’m scared of messing up the drill. Clear off the wall that you will be using as a test. They’re easier to install than expansion anchors because they don’t require a pilot hole. There’s always going to be a bit of an issue with one of the devices. I too have worked in the home remodelling and handyman industry for years and respectfully disagree with you. Thanks, Karen, for explaining one of the most confusing-looking DIY products known to man. Wall Anchor Types and Strengths. Then, any time you have the urge to hang something, you’re all set. I showed you how to fix a hole in drywall. Drill a hole in their drywall so they can see and measure the thickness. ~ karen! My poor walls are completely bare. It’s a big, scary looking thing but once I explain it, it’ll be about as scary as a chocolate covered cotton ball. Did you know that drywall/sheetrock is called plasterboard in the UK? Toggle bolt anchors are some of the strongest anchors you can use. I actually know what a Molly bolt is and how to use it! OMG! Make sure what you’re buying is indeed a Hollow Wall Anchor for drywall. I recommend doing it by hand though and not with a drill because you don’t have enough control over the drill and if you screw your Hollow Wall Anchor in too tightly you could end up squishing your drywall and ruining it. Repairing walls in the wake of these are also a pain. You are right about those plastic “anchors”. Choose the size that accommodates the right wall thickness. It pulls back the screw and squeezes the fins into place. Teri! Once I figured out the whole testing the wall thickness before buying the anchors things got better. As you screw the screw in, a sort of flange is being pushed out at the back of the drywall. Drive Wall Anchors (1) DuoPower Nylon Anchors (2) Hollow Wall Anchors (2) Plastic Anchors (12) Borefast (13) Drive Wall Anchors (1) DuoPower Nylon Anchors (2) Hollow Wall Anchors (2) Plastic Anchors (12) Plastic Toggles (2) Ribbed Plastic Anchors … Again. Interesting! :) Also nothing says festive occasion like sea sickness. You will want to look at the half-inch drywall ultimate tensile strength value rating to choose which anchor is necessary. This anchor can be installed using a hammer or a drill and can be used with various wall thicknesses. The fear of filling your wall with holes (you can overcome that fear in this tutorial where I teach you how to fix nail holes in drywall), and the fear of having no idea what the hell you’re doing, what the hell you’re supposed to use and how the hell you’re supposed to use it. The hollow wall anchor is a sleeve type hollow wall anchor designed for wall board, or concrete block. Sleeve-Type Hollow Wall Anchors... a.k.a. I learn to do things mostly by watching. →Follow me on Instagram where I often make a fool of myself←. If you’re only hanging a mirror or picture then you can just pull the screw out enough to get your wire picture hanger over it. Nice tutorial, you little blue eyed thing, you! If you have a specific application and/or know the weight of what you intend to hang, you should take that with you when you go anchor shopping. Best Toggle Bolt. Just want to say – Lurve this community. Ordering one now – cause home depot doesn’t have them in stock. Blue eyes, baby`s got blue eyes… trallallala… Was the first thing on my mind as I saw your photo;o). Is it possible mine are defective, or could I have gotten the wrong size? You might refer to it as sheetrock and a sheetrock anchor, but it’s the same thing. RANGE Select product to view details. Karen, you’re a master storyteller. Some of the most reviewed hollow & drywall anchors are the E-Z Ancor Twist-N-Lock 75 lbs. I’m trying it today. It’s because those plastic anchors aren’t really meant for drywall. Something to remember: you need to know where the wall studs are. drywall. I’ve also had great success with those tiny plastic picture hangers with 3, short spikes on the back for hanging heavy pictures. 1/8-in. I had lost all hope trying to hang a drop-leaf table. We have eight cats, so it could get pretty bad here. For light to medium duty applications. These are my favourite anchors. Take the Hollow Wall Anchor out of the package and hammer it straight into the wall. Then your cow falls down. in 1/2 in. EEEEEWWWWWWWWWWWWWWW. :-D They’ll squish back in when you hammer the anchor into the wall but they’ll pop out again a bit once they’re in there. Yea for you and your post. BUT if your house was built a few decades ago the standard drywall thickness then was 3/8ths of an inch. Clearly, you have missed your vocational calling… these no stud picture hangers are the absolute BEST, to hang the life sized portrait you see in this post. It’s easy. Every week I'll be putting a different joinery product or tool through it's paces and today it's the turn of the expanding metal drywall hollow wall anchors. They’ll help (a minuscule amount) to keep the anchor from falling out of the wall. Maximum Weight Capacity (lbs.) $8.99 $ 8. It stays rock solid. In this context, anything more than zero is “too many”. How do I know how thick my drywall is so that I get the right size? My 90 year old house has lathe & plaster walls. Written by Karen. ~ karen! Maybe I’ll get there one day. The Hillman Group Toggle Bolt. Squash (or Pumpkin) Soup Recipe. So worth checking out! I will buy anything that works. Also you hung something once before and it fell down. They offer a holding strength of up to 40 lb. These bolts are good for a range of drywall thicknesses so as long as you get a bolt that has a reasonable range you should be O.K. Thumbs Up. What didn’t I do wrong? Thank. !..The last time I hung a cow the damn thing mooed all night..It was nice to reach up there and squeeze me a fresh jug of milk every morning though…looking forward to a new DIY…. Yes there are others like screw-in anchors, toggle bolts and a bunch of other things, but these Molly wall anchors are my favourites so that’s why I’m talking about them and telling you to use them too. Standard Zinc Plated. It seems … scary and you’re pretty sure you’re never going to need to hang anything on your walls. On ceilings, they can hold small items such as smoke alarms or lights weighing not more than … . Nice novel title, too – Resistance of the Flange. All Rights Reserved. It may take a while and you might get bored. ~ karen! 3. Another way to tell the drywall thickness is to pop off a piece of baseboard and see if you can get a measurement of the drywall from there. If you use either the threaded anchor or the molly bolt you’ll do just fine. Welcome to the first episode of Test Tuesday on this channel! :) ~ karen! The largest mollys can hold up to 50 lbs. Seriously. It shows in the drywall thickness highlight which confuses me. No pre-drilling is necessary in drywall - anchors screw directly into wall and will not break if they hit a stud. That baby’s in your wall for good now. Just ask Bessie the cow. You can remove the metal lip with a pair of pliers, and THEN you can push the rest of the bolt into the wall (to live forever with the dust bunnies). . Now I can fix it! Haha, MissChris! I don’t have a smart phone or want one, I proudly use a “vintage” flip phone. 99 ($7.49/100 g) $9.99 $9.99. we know now, ooooh yesssss, we know…. Check out this link I found looking for a picture, don't know the guys credentials, but he seems to know a great deal about wall anchors. For the other 99% of the time, you’re going to need to use a drywall anchor to hang that thing on the wall. - - - - Call 24/7 on: 03330 112 112 Call 24/7: 03330 112 112 Shop by Product Code Need Help. My name for them is “a scourge on the GDP”. I'm just pushing these to their absolute limits to see what abuse they can handle!\rRead the full article here: https://gosforthhandyman.com/heavy-duty-drywall-anchors-test/\rHere's some affiliate links to products I use or would consider using - read more about affiliate links at the bottom of this description:\rFischer Drywall Anchor HM Pro Setting Tool: https://gosforthhandyman.com/uk-links/fischer-setting-tool (UK)\rForgefix Cavity Anchor Setting Tool: https://gosforthhandyman.com/uk-links/forgefix-setting-tool (UK - cheaper alternative)\rFarmunion Hollow Wall Setting Tool: https://gosforthhandyman.com/us-links/setting-tool (US)\rThe Fischer setting tool is excellent but expensive - the alternative Forgefix one should do the job, reviews look good but I've never tried it. The use of a setting tool – also known as a molly setter – is required for these fixings. husband claims I am the only person who uses it horizontally. For me it was easy because I had a hole in my closet behind the wall I was drilling into. What to look for in Hollow Wall Anchors. I concur – they are the best. I sit on my potty and look at the holes left in my sheetrock from a failed towel rack attempt. Aha, now I know how to use those megafties – thank you!!! I just discovered your blog, and I love it! I once spent Christmas on a cruise. Sleeve type anchors (molly bolts) – These can hold between 25 to 50 pounds on walls. Length Measurement. It would drive both of us crazy. … and have installed them in multiple houses. Thanks to your explanation of course, Thanks a bunch. They belong in the trash. These can be used in solid and hollow wall materials including: drywall, plaster, and paneling. If you wiggle you’ll actually drill a larger hole. Wow! Hey there. If not, what would you recommend for plaster? You don’t DARE do this to me when I am already fatally insomniacly tired from an epic multi-Gulf-Island Ferry hopping wind-and-rain-storm infused 3-hour tour that turned into a 12-hour event just to get to my son’s wedding. I’ve never had a problem with them. (bit of an exaggeration but honestly if you aren’t sure what to go with they are the best.) Made from metal, hollow wall anchors feature a screw and a body equipped with contorting fins. http://www.screwfix.com/p/fischer-self-drill-plasterboard-fixings-metal-35mm-100-pack/47347. Use these for hanging small shelves, mirrors, and wall art. Product Rating 4.5 /5. Excellent! (Hint: it’s not a ball-peen.). This particular wall is the result of a remodel. WAKEEEE UPPPP! The 3/16ths – 5/8ths is the range of drywall thicknesses the bolt will fit. Re: Max weight on drywall anchors I'd use a Molly Bolt as a toggle might be finicky hanging a mirror depending on how it hooks up. These will grip into the outside of the drywall so make sure you hammer it in good. Going to go check out that anchor setting tool now…. Then just stick a screwdriver into them and screw them in the wall. Use drywall hangers, plug anchors and conical anchors to hang framed artwork and documents, mirrors and other room decor on wallboard walls. But if you want to get rid of the whole thing for some reason, this is a good way to go. It takes more torque to get the anchor setting started, once it has begun expanding it takes less torque on the screw to keep it going and the petals behind the anchor will start to grip the drywall and offer resistance to reduce spinning of the anchor. Notify me via e-mail if anyone answers my comment. You can do this until the text is the size you want and when you want to go smaller, use ctrl and – keys simultaneously. I do. They *can* in certain circumstances be used for drywall but even the must robust plastic anchor can only hold around 10 pounds. Ever. ;). INC VAT EX VAT. Not only did I learn something valuable but you kept my attention & had me laughing until I cried! Make sure what you’re buying is indeed a Hollow Wall Anchor for drywall. You just unscrew the fixing head a little, clip it into the gun, push it into the hole and squeeze the trigger. Karen Bertelsen. ~ karen! The more you turn the screw the tighter and tighter the flange gets. make me lie in bed imagining all kinds of drywall and hanging disasters. On the up side, though, I was able to confirm that ancient New England plaster really did have horse hair in it. any idea why some of your pics are teeny tiny and others are huge? Any tips for plaster & lathe walls? Hollow wall anchors are used for medium-duty applications. Saves complication and fatigue of my poor little wrists! I know it’s a learning curve but in deference to those of us over 55 can you please lighten or enlarge your text on your new site! 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