How to hang a painting without using nails

You wish to decorate your home with paintings and design items, but you just move in and don't feel like damaging the walls. Or, maybe, you don't have a drill, or you are renting and can't do it. Here we propose different easy methods to hang your artworks without making holes.

If you want to hang a painting without nails or drilling, these are the cheapest, fastest and easiest options:

We recommend using this method for hanging…

-Marcos sin gancho que miden menos de 50 x 70 cm
weighing less than 2.5 kg.

-Photos

-Posters

-Maps with no frame

-Woody Map 3D (incluye la cinta adhesiva
y here puedes ver cómo colgarlo)

-Objetos ligeros y planos que pesen menos de 2,5 kg

Suitable wall types and coverings :

-Any smooth wall

-Pared de yeso (pladur)


Tipos de pared NO adecuados:

-Wallpaper (can be torn)

-Wall tiles (can be peeled off by moisture)

-Gotelé (al no ser lisa, no adhiere bien)

We recommend using this method for hanging…

-Frames or pictures weighing up to 4.5 kg. With more than 2.5 kg, use two fixing points.

-Objetos que pesen entre 2,5 kg y 4,5 kg

Suitable wall types and coverings :

-Any smooth wall

-Pared de yeso (pladur)

- Wall tiles


Tipos de pared NO adecuados:

-Wallpaper (can be torn)

- Brick wall

-Gotelé (al no ser lisa, no adhiere bien)

We recommend using this method for hanging…

-Marcos o cuadros que pesan hasta 2,5 kg.

Suitable wall types and coverings :

-Any smooth wall

-Pared de yeso (pladur)

Tipos de pared NO adecuados:

-Wallpaper (can be torn)

- Brick wall

-Gotelé (al no ser lisa, no adhiere bien)

-Wall tiles

How to hang your frames with clip-rails

You probably saw it while visiting museums or art galleries, where it is a commonly used method. It is super practical, especially if you often change the arrangement of your pictures.

The wires are usually attached to a rail placed on the upper part of the wall. The advantage is that they are suitable for any type of wall, so you don't need to damage it or drill holes. See how to do it here.

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