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Originally Posted by Wildwood View Post
+1 on the @Road Fan technique, but i use a yard stick instead of a book, the long extention between my legs (ooopps...) lets me make sure the measurement is taken perpendicular to the vertical. No assistant needed .
The book, if placed flat against the wall, ensures that the measuring device is horizontal. A yard stick can be inadvertently tilted upwards or downwards.
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