Decor Ideas 2 days ago

Easiest tool ever for hanging art

We've got about a million holes in our walls from hanging art in the almost-right spot. No more! With nothing more than a nail and piece of 1x2 board, we've now got the easiest tool ever for hanging art exactly where we want it.

To see more: http://www.thissortaoldlife.com/2013/01/30/art-hanging-tool/

3414 on Feb 03, 2013
13 Comments Displaying 13 of 13 comments
  • Jeanette S Atlanta, GA
    This is just too smart...one of those, "why didn't I think of that" moments! Great post...I clipped it!
  • Steve Earp Granite Falls, NC
    Several years ago, Lowe's was giving these away. But instead of the 1x2, they had used a 12" wooden ruler with a screw ran through the 1" mark. Use my regularly.
  • Genius!! Thanks for the tip!
  • Sherrie Nixa, MO
    So So Smart !
  • Michelle W Oceanside, CA
    Awesome - thanks!
  • Rita and Cane Gresham, OR
    Thanks for the nice feedback, everyone. I had the same reactions when Cane showed me this tool.
  • Therese Riverbank, CA
    my husband made me one of these about 10 years ago, we love it. we have different lengths and a twin one for hanging double hooks, or double ending hangers. love it.
  • Clare J White Portland, OR
    Thanks for sharing.
  • Sistah Sunshine Concord, NH
  • Zee Burleson, TX
    Will be using this idea. Thanks.
  • Love Digging in the Dirt Saint Clair Shores, MI
    GREAT! I can't tell you how much my husband will appreciate me using this!
  • Small Talk Mama Kansas City, MO
    Aren't you so clever!!
  • Leona Zentner Jacksonville, FL
    Wow! What a great idea! Thanks for sharing!!