What do dogs and French cleats have in common? Well, they're both fun to work with, they’re incredibly reliable, and they both make life so much easier! French cleats are your best friends when it comes to hanging hardware. They’re so flexible that you can use them for both aesthetic and functional purposes.
Bare walls are the easiest thing to personalize...said no one ever.
We know, we know...choosing what pictures to hang and where to hang them can be overwhelming.But don’t worry, hanging picture framesand wall decor is actually easy when you know how to do it with the right tools and hardware. Here's how!
Hanging something on the wall sounds pretty simple until looking for the right hardware becomes a guessing game. D-rings, cleats, sawtooth hangers, oh my…even if you’ve narrowed it down to a sawtooth hanger, which one do you use?
Living in a house built in the 40’s? You probably have plaster walls, and picture hanging might be a little different for you.
The biggest challenge in dealing with plaster walls is that this type of wall is more brittle than, say, drywall or concrete. To help you get started, here’s everything you need to know about plaster walls and how you can hang pictures on them the right way.
Have you ever gone to a hardware store and stood at the same spot for what feels like hours? Well, tell you what, all it takes is basic knowledge. Starting with three things you should know to help you choosepicture hangers that won’t fail you: