Perfect! You’ve found your work, now it needs to be hung! On this page you will discover how to hang your art - often without drilling into the wall.
Most prints are delivered ready to be hung (exceptions are loose photo prints, wallpaper and Art Frame). But how exactly do you hang your work? Here we have several suggestions. All works can be hung from screws (or sturdy nails) without problems - all options, except for loose prints and wallpaper, are delivered with fittings that affix to one or more screws depending on size. More questions? Check out the frequently asked questions below.
How do I hang my new artwork?
Most materials except loose photo prints, wallpaper and Art Frame are immediately ready to hang. But how exactly do you hang your work? All works can be hung from screws (or sturdy nails) without problems - all options, except for loose prints and wallpaper, are delivered with fittings that affix to one or more screws depending on size. Do you specifically want more tips for the material you choose, please click here.
Would you rather not drill a hole in your wall? Then take a look at the hanging systems from STAS. After installing the hanging system, you will never have to drill holes in your walls to hang wall decoration again. Are you ready for something new? Then simply change without drilling.
Can I hang the artwork without drilling into my wall?
Typically yes. You can, for example, attach a suspension system to the ceiling. You can easily order a suspension rail from STAS or get one from your local DIY store.
How can I hang my photo print?
You can hang a photo print in various ways. Unframed prints can be attached directly to a wall, or you can use any available frame. Framed photo prints can be hung conventionally from a nail or screw.
How do I hang canvas?
Canvas comes with a hanging system already affixed. The metal fixture can be easily hung from a screw or nail. You place the hanging system on top of a screw or nail, on the ribbed edge. For works under 1 metre, there is a single fixture, for works larger than 1 metre, there are two.
Have you ordered a canvas with a box frame? The hanging system works identically.
How do I hang Art Frame?
Art Frame is delivered as self-assembly kit. You simply assemble the frame with the supplied allen key and attach it to the wall with the supplied wall brackets. The art frame cannot be hung on a ceiling rail. Curious how it works? Watch the assembly-video.
How do I hang non-woven wallpaper?
Non-woven wallpaper is printed in 47.5cm rolls. As the basic material is sturdy, pasting is made much easier with stretching kept to a minimum. Simply apply the paste to the wall (no need for a table) and affix it one strip at a time. The durability of the paper should ensure that it does not tear or shrink. Before you start sticking the wallpaper, check the prerequisites for a sleek finish:
Would you rather see how it’s done? Watch a handy Youtube video here.
With a ceiling-rail system you gain flexibility. Hooks and cords which hang from this rail allow you to add, move or swap artworks endlessly without the need of screws and nails. You can easily order a hanging-rail here or get one at your local hardware store.