Making your own ballet barre for home use is easy and affordable!
Step 1. Using a hidden wiring detector, locate on the wall the place of the center of attachment of the 2, 45 meter section
Measure 84 centimeters from the floor and mark with a pencil.
Step 2. Using a spirit level, mark six additional attachment points, measuring 40 centimeters from the center mark
Check the hidden wiring detector for the possibility of screwing in these places.
Step 3. These seven marks are where your brackets will be installed
Make sure you have no obstructions in these seven sections of wall.
Step 4. This will be the seven places on the wall where the brackets will be attached
Make sure there are no obstructions in these seven sections of the wall.
Step 5. Ask two friends to hold the ends of the handrail while you screw the center bracket to the wall at the desired height
The top of the machine should be approximately 92 centimeters from the floor.
Step 6. Before installing the remaining two center bracket screws and securing the remaining brackets to the wall, level the handrail with a level
Step 7. Thank your friends and promise them front row seats at your next concert
- Make sure the bindings and handrail you choose are strong enough to support the dancer.
- Sometimes bracket kits will have extra screws. Be sure to check the strength of the floor before you start testing your new ballet barre!