Need to Find A Stud This Valentine’s Day?

Some singles out there might be in search of a handsome stud this Valentine’s Day-unfortunately we can’t help you there. If you are however, looking for the studs within your walls to hang or secure heavy objects, that’s where we can help. If you’re looking for a high quality stud finder to add to your home tool kit, consider a few of these quality options:

For Easy Home Use and Only $10

If you’re looking for a quick and simple stud finder the CH Hanson 03040 Magnetic Stud Finder is a great choice. This device’s compact design makes it highly function because its easy to store, transport, and fit in your pocket. Its strong magnets make it capable of hands free use. It also doesn’t require batteries, so you don’t have to worry about running out of power on the job. At just over $10 and low cost shipping, this stud finder is hard to beat.

For a lightweight, reliable device

The Black & Decker SF100 Wood Stud Finder is another great option. This device will detect wooden studs up to ¾ inches thick. Its simple to use and will light up and beep when the stud has been found within your walls. Its compact design makes it easy to use and hold so you can quickly and easily find studs and move on with your project. At just over $14 it’s a great deal, and can be bought with measuring tape and laser level for just $28.

For a higher-tech option that discovers a variety of materials

If you’re stud finding needs are a bit more complex, the Craftsman Wall Scanner with AC WireWarning is a model to consider. This device can locate wood and metal studs, joists behind walls, floors and ceilings, metal, and live AC electrical wiring. That means, if you have a variety of needs for this sort of device this is a great choice. Having a number of features in one makes it well worth the price, at $60.00. Additionally, Sears offers free shipping on orders over $49 to most places and free in-store pickup.

To digitally find your studs

The StudSensor HD70 Stud Finder takes a well designed digital approach to finding studs. Its LCD screen enables you to easily find the center of a stud. It can locate wood and metal studs up to ¾ of an inch thick, and will warn you if you’re approaching live AC electrical wiring. It also has a signal strength indicator which will help you differentiate shallower versus deeper studs within your walls. At $30, it’s a great middle-of-the-line option if you’re looking for a bit more than the basics but you don’t need the fanciest model.

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