Locating Wood Studs Under Stucco Wall

Old 06-02-07, 02:57 PM
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My Exterior Wall Is 1 1/2 In Stucco Over Wood Studs. I Need To Locate The Studs And A Regular Stud Finder Wont Work Over An Irregular Surface. Help!
Old 06-02-07, 03:48 PM
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The best way I know is to find the studs on the inside wall and then transfer that to the exterior by measuring off of a common reference point - window, door, etc.

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