My new place doesn't like us putting holes in the walls with nails. How do I hang up framed art that has some substantial weight? [more inside]
I have a large (but not terribly heavy) wooden shield that I'd like to hang. Yesterday I used two eye screws, wrapped wire around the handle, and tried to suspend it.
Pic of the back of the shield here: http://tinypic.com/r/34ffwbk/7
Unfortunately there's no stud, it needs to hang in a very specific location, and the eye screws were too short. To be honest it was a little sub-par as a solution anyway. All the grip clamps (like you'd use to hang a broom) at the hardware store are either too big or too small.
How would you mount this? With the handle on the back, the piece extends about four inches from the wall. I'm willing to trudge back out into the frozen wasteland and hit up the hardware store again, but not if I don't have to. Thank you!
Please help me hang three large format pieces of art so it is straight and evenly spaced. [more inside]
What is the best way to hang a (somewhat irregular) piece of art in a building at my school? [more inside]
Have you had any experience with 3M command strips? [more inside]
Please explain to me step by step how exactly to hang art using picture rails.
Looking for an art hanging system using wire and clamps/clips for unframed work - any ideas? [more inside]
In about 48 hours, I need to hang the originals of these
(polyoramas) at a local place. What is the best way to do this? [more inside]
How do I wire heavy paintings for hanging with thick, braided wire? [more inside]
I have an 8-foor-square tapestry. Unfortunately, it has no loops or hooks so I have no idea how to hang it from the wall. Any suggestions? (more inside) [more inside]