stud finder

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a small permanent magnet in a metal container

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You can usually find studs by tapping the wall but a more reliable way is to use an electronic stud detector.
Before you starting sawing through these, it's very important to check this is not a load-bearing wall and also use a wire, pipe and stud detector to check there are no electrical cables or pipes behind the plasterboard.
The Draper stud detector costs around pounds 27 from DIY stores.
The other is a stud detector, which will help you find the position of your upright supports and will cost you pounds 15.