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    Use painters tape to mark the holes of the items that require two nails to hang, then place the tape on the wall and drill your holes...that just makes too much sense!!!

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    • Jamie Huler

      Hanging pictures - Use painters tape to mark the holes that require two nails to hang, then place the tape on the wall and drill your holes

    • Kathy Blackmon

      For wall hangings: cover holes on object with painters tape. Mark the holes, then remove tape, place on wall and start your holes. Dead even every time!

    • Amanda Haines

      How to hang mirrors/pictures etc. !!!!! Pins This is a very quick, very reliable idea for hanging items with 2 nails. You can also use masking tape, etc.

    • Becky Brunton

      How to hang mirrors/pictures etc. This. Is. Genius. Painter's tape on the back of the item; mark holes; peel off; stick to wall; nail into marks; peel off; hang; perfection.

    • Ali LaDuke

      @Alysse Jacobs we need to remember this. For hanging pictures, use painters tape and poke through where the nails need to go, then use the tape on the wall.

    • Cyndi DeBoard

      Seriously!?! Why didn't I think of that! Tip for hanging pictures, mirrors, etc.

    • Jana Barger

      How to hang mirrors/pictures etc. with painters tape

    • Erin Draeger

      Easy way to hang pictures/mirrors/etc on the wall.

    • Missy Shafer

      Another Helpful hint!

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