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What's the proper way to accommodate a chair rail (dado rail) when hanging items on the wall? [more inside]
posted by blue t-shirt on Oct 18, 2012 - 8 answers

Frameless LP jacket wall hanging?

I want to hang some LP covers on a wall, and remember years ago seeing a cheap little kit that was something like four pieces of clear plastic for the corners, connected by an elastic string X-shape in the back that could hang on a nail. The result was a neat frameless effect that I liked, but I can't find it again. Does anyone know what that kit was and where I can buy it? [more inside]
posted by mediareport on Jan 29, 2012 - 4 answers

Please help me hang three large format pieces of art so it is straight and evenly spaced.

Please help me hang three large format pieces of art so it is straight and evenly spaced. [more inside]
posted by funkiwan on Oct 13, 2011 - 6 answers

How do you hang things without leaving a mark?

How do I hang things on the walls of my apartment without making holes/leaving marks? [more inside]
posted by zardoz on Jul 7, 2010 - 23 answers

cheap flexible wall surface for thumb tacks?

We live in a small, 100-yr-old house, thus after a couple of kids, my workspace (desk, PC, files, etc) got relegated to the basement. Help me figure out some sort of cheap, flexible surface to hang on my basement wall that I can put thumb tacks on (like you would with a corkboard). [more inside]
posted by glenngulia on Jun 7, 2010 - 12 answers

I want ready-made hardware that makes my picture look like it's floating off the wall

I want to hang this picture on the wall, but in a way that makes it look like it's an inch away from the wall. I know how to make that happen with a piece of wood wood and a sawtooth hanger, but are there any ready-made hardware or system that will achieve that? [more inside]
posted by Opal on Nov 13, 2009 - 5 answers

Picture collection - how to make it straight?

What's the best way to hang a collection of small-to-large picture frames so that 1) they're all straight - and 2) stay that way? [more inside]
posted by widdershins on Feb 6, 2009 - 8 answers

How do I use picture rails?

Please explain to me step by step how exactly to hang art using picture rails. [more inside]
posted by Violet Hour on May 9, 2008 - 18 answers

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