Thankfully the 3m command strips made it possible to prevent wall hole making. They can be merely decorative or they can serve to block out the light.
How to hang curtains on plastered walls without screws.
How to hang curtains from ceiling with command hooks. Shelly lighting july 10 2018. Your curtains should have come with the hooks that you ll use to hang them. Be careful when handling them.
If more than one hook is used to hold an item make sure that the weight is evenly distributed between the hooks. Hooks need to be level when holding rods. One of the big challenges we ve faced over the years were limitations set by landlords when we were renting.
When more than one hook is used to hold an item the total weight capacity remains the same as one hook. Many landlords don t allow renters to drill holes into walls which is. Apr 2 2019 how to hang curtains with command hooks.
This will tell you how many hooks should go on each curtain. If you have a popcorn ceiling scrape away the texture before installing the ceiling hooks. For plastered walls where you can t drill a hole and put screws in to hang curtain rods this is where 3m or command hooks are the best.
Aside from hanging posters and hooks as suggested by 3m i came up with other ideas on how to hang other items such as drapes without poking holes in the wall a couple years ago at a friend s place. Count the number of curtain hooks you have. How to hang curtains without holes how to hang curtains without holes command ceiling hooks how to hang curtains without holes.
Sand down any jagged edges with fine grit sandpaper or a metal file. If you plan to use adhesive hooks hung directly from the ceiling to hang your curtains it is important you install these hooks on a ceiling without any texture. After you ve counted them all up divide that number in half.
If the top of the hook is in the way and bumping up against the ceiling crown or molding cut it down with a saw dremel or bolt cutters. How to hang curtains without holes using command hooks great idea for renters or students who don t want to put holes in the walls. Hanging curtains from ceiling with command hooks.
Place your command hook against the wall where you made the pencil marks. Hanging curtains from ceiling with command hooks. So i m not including hanging curtains on plastered walls by drilling in screws here as that is the renter s dream.
Remember that curtain hooks are sharp at one end. Curtains are a great way to add charm to any home. In the second step on how to hang curtains from the ceiling without drilling you need to mark the part of the ceiling that you want to install the curtain.
Trim the top of the hooks down if they are too long. Command forever classic large metal hooks nickel plated curtain rod curtains. As a military family we move a lot.
In this process you might need a hand to help measurement you should also do it carefully. By using the stair mark each corner of the room ceiling based on your bed size. To begin clean the areas where you plan to stick your hooks then let dry.