The walls in my house are plaster not drywall how do I hang pictures?

I wouldn't prefer not to put alot of holes. I bought some command hooks but they wouldn't even hold a small picture on the wall.

  7 answers
  • Allison Allison on Jul 17, 2017
    Back in the old days they would hang them from the crown molding with wire or ribbon.

  • Rebecca Peterson Rebecca Peterson on Jul 17, 2017
    3M adhesive strips and hooks. They have different hooks/strip weights. They work great.

  • Gracie Gracie on Jul 17, 2017
    3M hooks

  • Bonnie Bonnie on Jul 17, 2017
    Hang picture rail.

  • Fiddledd224 Fiddledd224 on Jul 17, 2017
    I had a house with all plaster walls and used special anchors. Although you don't want to put holes in the wall, it is really the best way to hang things without fear of them fall off. Good news, though--- patching plaster is really easy with both spackle and non-gel toothpaste. The texture is really easy to match!

  • Emily Emily on Jul 17, 2017
    We have just about every square inch of our 112 year old plaster walls hung with paintings. We just use picture hooks, sometimes for something heavy we use two.

  • Angela Ley Angela Ley on Jul 18, 2017
    3m has a great product that can pull off. Wont harm the walls.