How to put pictures on the wall

A painting can change the look of your home or office walls, but it is not worth hanging out on any wall. If placed in strategic locations, frames are capable of giving a surprising effect to the environment.

In general, frames look better and look better when they are hung from the eye line down. But despite this, there are no rules for put the frames on the wall. You have to take into account the balance of the environment, considering that the framework should complement the elements that will be around it and must have personality. It can be featured on a wall or simply be close to other decoration objects and furniture.


Not to regret after drilling the wall, the tip is to plan and test the desired composition before placing the frames definitely on the wall. You can spread the works across the floor in front of the chosen wall and see if the result looks exactly as you had imagined.

The classic arrangement for hang a frame It is centered above the sofa, the double bed or even a sideboard. If you want to follow this classic trend, center the frame on both width and height relative to the furniture. For the ideal position, divide the space between the top of the furniture and the ceiling in half. If you prefer a more modern layout, fix the screen 5 cm from the side of the sofa, for example.

Free walls, no leaning furniture or other interfering objects, are great places to play with composition of various frames. You can fix them at different heights, even near the floor.


To make a good first impression on visitors, the tip is to place a painting in the foyer of the house. Fix the frame so that it is centered and aligned with the upper door jamb. You can also hang multiple frames in sequence horizontally. Align them all over the top of the frame and allow 8 to 10 cm of distance between each frame.

This composition of frames in sequence It can also be used in corridors, which even look great with the frames arranged in the same way as the free walls.

Frame care

The paintings are decorative objects that deserve much care. So if you live in places where there is a lot of humidity, your attention needs to be redoubled. Be aware that when you remove the frame there are stains on the wall, as this is a sign of moisture concentration. Moisture may also arise from seepage. Beware of hang the frames on walls that receive direct sunlight, this may cause color fading and paint drying.

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