Large pictures or mirrors in heavy frames can be securely wall-mounted quickly and simply using the methods described here, using a drill, screwdriver, a spirit level and a few sturdy wall fixings. It’s a good idea to ask someone to help you with this job, as it can be difficult to lift and hang a large picture with just one pair of hands – especially if you need to stand on a stepladder to reach the hooks or screw-hole position.
. tape measure
. single- or two-pin picture hooks
. drill and drill bits
. spirit level
. decorative chain, picture wire or cord
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