Step 3: Determine Locations

Amy Hughes and helper mark locations for the fasteners using a pencil and a level
Photo: Kristine Larsen
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for the fasteners. Hold the rack against the wall where you plan to install it; ideally there will be studs to anchor into. Use a level to check alignment, and mark the center of the rack's existing holes with a pencil.
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    Tools List

    • level
      Level
    • ratchet wrench
      Ratchet wrench
    • drill
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    • Pencil

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