Asked by: Ira Jakmon
asked in category: General Last Updated: 3rd April, 2020

How do you hang pictures on molding?

Drill a pilot hole in the frame, but make sure you don't drill all the way through the frame.
  1. Screw in the eyelet screws.
  2. Hold the picture against the wall at the height you want it to hang.
  3. Place a hook on the rail or molding directly above the center mark.

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In this way, how do you paint a room with picture molding?

Use painter's blue masking tape to cover the inside and outside edges of all trim and molding – whether you intend to paint one wall color or different wall colors inside and outside the molding. This allows you to get a crisp edge between the wall and molding on both sides.

Also Know, what is picture frame molding? With the addition of simple strips of wood—molding—walls can go from basic to incredibly ornate. Especially when hung picture frame–style to give the illusion of wood paneling, molding can be the perfect three-dimensional backdrop for your favorite pieces.

In this regard, how do you attach a picture wire to a picture rail?

For pictures hanging from two hooks, use a separate wire for each hook. Leave 4 inches of wire free on one end of the wire and loop the longer end three times around the picture rail hook. Coil the 4-inch end of wire tightly around the top of the longer end, just below the picture rail hook.

How much weight can a picture rail hook hold?

about 60 pounds

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