How do you hang garland on a mantle without command hooks?
Twine, thread, ribbon or clear fishing line. To hang ornaments or stockings on different levels, you can hang them with brown twine like I used on my mantel for a little more rustic look, or you can use a festive ribbon, a simple clear fishing line or white thread or string depending on what look you want.
How do you keep garland from falling off the mantle?
You can do this in one of two ways: you can tuck a branch of the garland into the “u” of the hook, ensuring it fits snugly. Or, if you want to make things more secure, wrap one end of floral wire around the garland and then wrap the other end a few times around the hook.
How do you hang garland around a fireplace mantel?
- Step 1: Gather your mantel decorations.
- Step 2: Clean the mantel.
- Step 3: Affix Command hooks to the mantel.
- Step 4: Lay the garland on the mantel to determine length.
- Step 5: Wire multiple garlands together.
- Step 6: Secure the garland to the Command hooks.
- Step 7: Fluff out the garland.
- Step 8: Add in branches and sprays.
How do you attach garland to stair rail?
Secure one end of the garland to the end of the banister with a zip tie. Place one end of the garland at the top of your staircase. Wrap a zip tie around the end of the garland and the banister and pull it tight. Many stores sell special Velcro for hanging garland.
How do you hang a heavy mantle?
Slide Over Bolts Method
- Locate the studs behind the brick, stone, or faux veneer.
- Drive 1/2in lag screws through each of the studs.
- Have a helper support the mantel while you mark the location of the support rods on the back of the beam.
- Apply construction adhesive into the holes.
- Slide into place, admire, and enjoy!
How do you hang a banner on the mantle?
To hang the garland with a swag, place one Command® Small Wire Hook on each end and in the center of your mantle on the top. It is easier to hook the garland around it so you can’t see the hooks when you place the hook on the top of the mantle. Use the first set of garlands.
How do you keep Christmas stockings from falling off a mantel?
With their sturdy metal construction, they support even the fullest stockings. Clear soft gripper pads hold the mantel clips in place while protecting the mantel surface from scratches. Use these versatile mantel clips to display Christmas stockings, holiday ornaments and colorful garlands.
What is a mantleclip stocking holder?
The Original MantleClip stocking holder fits a variety of mantel types and can even expand to fit ledges up to 3 inches thick. The Original MantleClip is a registered trademark of Haute Decor. Batteries Required? Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
How thick should a mantel guard be?
Adjustable to fit most mantel ledges, up to 3 inches thick. Clear gripper pads hold tight and protect the mantel surface. Lightweight yet holds even the fullest stockings (up to 10 lbs). It is a safe choice for households with children and pets.
What is the best pad to protect the mantel?
Clear gripper pads hold tight and protect the mantel surface. Lightweight yet holds even the fullest stockings (up to 10 lbs). It is a safe choice for households with children and pets.