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hanging pictures

My finished basement walls are painted cement that are in great shape and this is where our family room is. We would like to hang some pictures but I am unsure how to do that with the solid cement walls, any advice??

A. Spruce
Re: hanging pictures

Masonry drill bit, hollow wall anchor, and screw.

Re: hanging pictures

Tapcon screws available at any hardware store or home center. They are bright blue screws designed for concrete. There are two sizes and a variety of lengths. The masonry bits used with them are generally sold right next to them or in a kit with them. It eliminates the middle step of a wall anchor. Make sure that you drill it deeper then the screw is long and when it gets tight - don't force it any further.

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