If you decide to hang a large mirror on the wall, then you need to approach the matter with full responsibility. After all, if the mirror is not securely fixed to the wall, then it can fall and break into pieces.
Therefore, you need to know a little about the construction of walls in the house. The drywall of which your walls are made is attached to studs. These studs are located inside the wall, usually with a distance between of 16 “. Studs can be made of wood or metal.
To your mirror does not fall off the wall to strengthen it you need exactly where the beam is. But how to find where the beam in the wall, if it is not visible?
Here we will help us a special tools – stud finder. Depending on the model, this tool can find studs in the wall. I recommend buying Zircon m40-FFP or Zircon e50-FFP. These models are not expensive, perfect for home use and one of the best stud finder for home use. To find the beams in the wall with a stud sensor, you need to move smoothly along the wall. When the stud locator detects the stud, it will give you a signal.
Then in this place make a mark with a pencil and determine the height on which you need to hang a mirror. Now you only need to securely fix the bracket and hang a mirror on it.
All work does not take more than half an hour and does not require you to have special skills.