How to Install WingIts Grab Bar Fastener
Installing grab bars in the bathroom is an important safety measure, especially for people with disabilities or seniors who have difficulty with mobility. WingIts Grab Bar Fastener is a type of grab bar installation system that makes it easy to mount grab bars securely to any surface, without damaging the walls or tiles. In this article, we will show you how to install WingIts Grab Bar Fastener step by step.
What You Need for the Installation
Before starting the installation process, make sure you have all the necessary tools and materials. Here is a list of what you need:
- WingIts Grab Bar Fastener
- WingIts Apache200 Drill Bit
- Cordless drill
- Tape measure
- Spirit level
Step 1: Choose the Right Location
The first step is to choose the right location for the grab bar. Typically, grab bars are installed near the bathtub, shower, or toilet. Make sure the location you choose is accessible and provides enough support for the user.
Step 2: Find the Stud
Once you have chosen the location, use a stud finder to locate the stud behind the wall. Once you find the stud, mark its location using a pencil.
Step 3: Measure and Mark
Next, measure the distance between the two mounting holes on the WingIts Grab Bar Fastener. Mark the location of the mounting holes on the wall using a pencil. Use a spirit level to ensure the marks are level.
Step 4: Drill the Hole
Now it's time to drill the hole for the WingIts Grab Bar Fastener. Use the WingIts Apache200 drill bit to drill a hole in the marked location. Make sure you drill through the wall and the stud behind it.
Step 5: Insert the Fastener
Once the hole is drilled, insert the WingIts Grab Bar Fastener into the hole. Use a cordless drill to tighten the screw until it forms a secure fit.
Step 6: Install the Grab Bar
Now the WingIts Grab Bar Fastener is securely in place, you can install the grab bar. Line up the mounting holes on the grab bar with the WingIts Grab Bar Fastener and use the screws provided to attach the grab bar to the fastener.
Step 7: Test the Grab Bar
Once the grab bar is attached to the WingIts Grab Bar Fastener, give it a test to make sure it's securely installed. Try to move the grab bar up and down, left and right to make sure it's not loose.
Installing a grab bar in your bathroom is a simple but important safety measure. With WingIts Grab Bar Fastener, you can easily mount grab bars securely to any surface without damaging the walls or tiles. By following the steps outlined above, you can ensure that your grab bar is installed correctly and provides the necessary support for the user..