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Sometimes the shape of a wall dictates what size of artwork you choose and how to hang it. For example, a wide horizontal wall is perfect to showcase a landscape piece or a group of smaller frames grouped together horizontally.

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North, South, East and West; our picture hanging tools have really had a workout lately.

For a warm-up, Tyler Ryan from WACH-Fox TV took our products to a Lowe’s store in Columbia, North Carolina for his DIY Painting and Walls demonstration. Tyler was definitely impressed when he tried our CenterFinder, Hang & Level, Déco Nails and Déco Screws. He liked them so much that he wrote a full review on his blog, where he also championed our Déco Hammer and Anchor Points.

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Tool kit with essential tools College aged kids should have to get their dorm room and first apartment ready for schoolA back to school supply list for elementary students usually means coloured pencils, spiral-bound or composition notebooks, three-ring binders, glue sticks, scissors and a Disney-themed of backpack. With high school, it's all about the clothes and how cool they look in front of their friends. But for university or college kids, you need to think about the things they need to decorate either a dorm room or first apartment, and that's the stage my daughters are at.

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If the thought of hanging five picture frames above a table like we did here scares you to death, don't worry — it's much easier than you think! With the right tools and a few tips and tricks you'll be able to recreate this look in no time.

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If your piece is heavy and fitted with a picture wire, use two Déco Nails to hang it so that the weight of the piece is evenly distributed. Not only will the frame be more secure on the wall, it will also hang straighter than if you used only one nail. Note that each nail […]

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In today’s Throwback Thursday we’re reminiscing about a great press shout-out we got for our products in the 2009 fall issue of Home at Home Magazine. We were featured in the Great Gadgets For Home and Décor section, with the magazine saying that Hang & Level “makes it quick and easy to decorate walls” and that […]

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Wall art doesn’t have to be expensive. In fact, you can make your own without spending much money at all, just like we did with this project. This DIY wall art is easy to make, incredibly inexpensive, and fun for kids to do on their own too. Here’s the step-by-step:  Time: less than an hour […]

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The answer is simple: screws are much stronger than nails. If the item you want to hang is light-weight, use a nail. If it’s heavy, use a screw. The rule of thumb is this: when in doubt, use a screw. The last thing that you want is to have your artwork tumbling off the wall. […]

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Congratulations to Barrett Black-Caldwell, who won our Guess and Win contest! We asked readers to guess the number of Déco Nails pictured in a photo we posted and Barrett guessed 200 — very close to the actual total of 194 nails. You win a selection of our handy tools. Hopefully they’ll come in handy next […]

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