How to Hang a Poster in 2016

Fixate™ Poster Hanger by ashanging.com

Remember back to your teenage years when your walls were smattered with posters of your favorite teenage passion, whether it was rock bands, fast cars, hot girls, hot boys, your favorite sport, what have you? Remember marring that cool poster with all those thumbtack holes or torn corners from putting the posters in just the right spot, only to move them when a new passion or poster was added to the collection? And the holes in the walls, and tape … Read more >

Spring into a Home Makeover in 2016

Add a pop of color with cushions.

There’s no time like spring to reflect on your environment and how it can be improved. With the passing of winter, many of us are anxious for a new beginning. Your home’s interior design and organization can affect everything in your life—your mood, your well-being, even your relationships. Beautifying your home with a home makeover can provide you with a much-needed pick-me-up and could even help you accomplish a lingering New Year’s resolution. That being said, good interior design is … Read more >

Wall Trees for the Holidays

DIY Holiday Wall Tree

Honestly, the inspiration for this story comes from the Holiday 2015 issue of Lowe’s Creative Ideas magazine. Please see the online version of the inspiring story. One of our team received this magazine at his home and the article titled “Branch Out” was the genesis for this DIY Christmas-themed wall tree. This was initially designed as a simple holiday decoration but after completion of the project it became obvious that this would also be the perfect solution for small space … Read more >

How To Hang Art on a Stone or Brick Fireplace

Stone Fireplace Ceiling Track Art Hanging System

Recently we had a homeowner inquire with us as to how to hang an art display on a stone fireplace. This person has a beautiful stone fireplace in his home (as you’ll soon see in the photos below) that he didn’t want to mar by putting holes into either the stone or the grout work. We love it when these questions are brought to our attention so we can share our solutions. We’ll begin by showing you the “before” and … Read more >

How to Create a 3D Art Display

3 Dimensional Art Display in Library Media Center.

Last week we shared a Customer’s Corner “How To…” post showcasing one library’s approach on how to create a Boardless® Bulletin Board. To continue the library theme, this week’s post explores how to create a 3D art display, which has been very cleverly designed using our Tensioned Cable System. I absolutely love the playfulness in this art exhibit. The Boucherville Library, located in Boucherville, Quebec, Canada worked in conjunction with the Quebec Province Department of Education to create an interactive media … Read more >

How to Creatively Use a Bulletin Bar

Casso® Display Rail in schools,

Over the past couple of years we’ve shared various articles showcasing Casso® Display Rail. Each of these posts shares a unique product application, however there are still some misconceptions that Casso Display Rail has a single function with a single approach. This couldn’t be farther from the truth. So we decided to prepare a compilation to broaden the perceptions about this product. Here are some examples of its wide variety of uses. Casso Display Rail in the Workplace Does your … Read more >

How to Create an Organized Bulletin Board

Boardless® Bulletin Board from AS Hanging Systems.

Fitness clubs, libraries, civic centers, and church centers all have one thing in common: the need to address multiple special interest groups. Typically this is accomplished via a notifications center or message board. The most standard approach for posting notifications in these areas is on a bulletin board. Bulletin Board Snafus You know what these message boards end up looking like, right? Too many sheets of paper, placed in random arrangement, not much rhyme or reason to the approach – just … Read more >

Acrylic Pockets Create Perfect Restaurant Menu Displays

Bistro Menu Display by AS Hanging Systems.

Show off what you offer in a clean and presentable manner – that’s what it’s really all about, right … especially in the restaurant business? You want to let your customers, potential customers, even the casual undecided passers-by, see the delicious choices you’ve got. Entice and bring them through that front door. This is usually accomplished by displaying your menu in a window display or menu case of your establishment. Create an inviting and professional presentation of your menu, daily … Read more >

How to Hang Children’s Art

Casso Display Rail 3, ashanging.com

Because of this blog and my involvement with it, I frequently perform web searches on all sorts of topics related to hanging all sorts of things. In a recent search, art display rods, I came across a host of photos that revealed to me what can only be viewed as “trending”. Here are a few examples. Hey, these are cute. They are certainly creative. But if you’re going out and buying hardware to hang children’s art, why not set yourself … Read more >