One bracket screws directly into the piece of furniture; the other fastens into a stud in the wall. The connecting strap or cable is typically affixed to each bracket,then tightened in place.
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How do you anchor furniture to studs?
Measure up along the stud where you檒l anchor your furniture, and use a properly sized wood bit to drill a pilot hole for securing the anchor. Proceed with installing the wall- and furniture-mounted portion of the anchor, as you would in a wall made of drywall.
How do I attach my furniture to the wall?
Furniture must be securely attached to the wall. Use the tip-over restraint provided with the product and the right hardware for your wall type. Consult our wall anchoring guide for help. Never put a TV or other heavy objects on top of a chest of drawers or any furniture not intended for use with a TV. Place heavy objects in the lowest drawers.
How do you attach restraints to wood furniture?
Ensure the restraints are installed into a solid piece of wood on the back (or the top) of the furniture. You will find that some furniture has very thin pieces of wood or other materials on the back that would not be able to hold a screw. 4. Attach anchor to a wall stud
Do I need to anchor furniture to the wall?
Wide pieces of furniture might need additional restraints. For stacked pieces of furniture, anchor the top piece (e.g., hutch, additional bookcase, etc.) to the base and then anchor to the wall.