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Picture Perfect: A Foolproof Guide to Hanging Pictures Perfectly, Every Time

Picture this: you’ve got frames and a pile of photos that you’d love to put on display… but it’s all just collecting dust because you’re not quite sure how to hang them. Sound like you? There’s no need to be afraid when it comes to hanging pictures. Whether you’ve got a stack of family photos that deserve a primo spot on the wall or you’re ready to create a one-of-a-kind gallery wall, the following tips will help you hang pictures securely and stylishly every time.

Brian McCourt is a contractor, design expert and co-host of HGTV Canada’s Backyard Builds.

Originally published on August 9, 2020. Updated August 10, 2022.

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