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#3110 - 01/04/06 11:00 PM best wall anchors for ceramic tile
albra Offline
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Registered: 09/13/05
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Loc: BC
Can anyone advise me about what would be the best type of anchor to use to fasten fixtures such as toilet tissue holder, etc. to a ceramic tiled wall in an area between studs ? Toggle bolts seem to wok but such a large hole is required. Any suggestions or experience with this would be appreciated.

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#3111 - 01/06/06 01:16 AM Re: best wall anchors for ceramic tile
Ron Offline
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Registered: 07/05/01
Posts: 951
Loc: Ontario,Canada
I always use those standard plastic anchors ...usually the blue ribbed ones for a size 8 to 10 screw.Drill with the right size bit then hammer in the anchor (gently)and cut off the shoulder flush with the tile .

They work just fine with tile.

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