Arrange Your Wall Sconces With Pictures

Arrange Your Wall Sconces With Pictures

Highlight wall art or framed photos in your home by arranging wall sconces on either side. Arrange the pictures with wall sconces can draw more attention in your house. Here are some instructions to arrange wall sconces with pictures. First of all, measure the height of the picture with a measuring tape, divide that measurement in half and mark this location on the wall with a pencil on both sides of the picture. Then measure at least 4 inches out from each side of the picture and make two more marks with the pencil. Depending on how wide your sconces are and how much wall space you have, you may want to allow for even more space between the picture and the sconces. Write down the measurement from the top of the sconce to the hanging mechanism on the back that attaches to the wall. You need this measurement to know where to place the nail or screw. Hold the center of the sconce over the mark you made, which is at least 4 inches from the picture. Use the pencil to mark where the top of the sconce hits the wall.

Determine if a stud is located under this last mark by using a stud finder. If so, hammer a nail or drill a screw directly on the mark into the stud. If not, consider inserting a drywall anchor first. If your wall is sturdy or your wall sconces lightweight, you may not need a drywall anchor. Use the hanging mechanism on the back of each sconce to hang it on the nail or screw. Set a pillar candle on each sconce (make sure it is no larger than the base intended to hold it) and light the candles to highlight the picture.

Living Room With Wall Arts And Wall Sconces

Living Room With Wall Arts And Wall Sconces

You can find wall sconces, either candle sconces, electric 'candle' sconces, or unabashed electric light sconces, to match whatever decor you prefer.

Hallway With Wall Sconces And Abstract Art

Hallway With Wall Sconces And Abstract Art

A wall sconce is one of any number of styles of wall-mounted light fixture.

Family Room With Wall Sconces And Fireplace

Family Room With Wall Sconces And Fireplace

Wall sconces are generally used for accent lighting.

House Interior With Wall Sconces And Framed Photos

House Interior With Wall Sconces And Framed Photos

Sconces are decorative yet functional lights that mount on the wall.

Living Room With Dark Wall Color And Brass Wall Sconces

Living Room With Dark Wall Color And Brass Wall Sconces

Today you can find wall sconces to compliment any style of decor.

Contemporary Living Room With Wall Sconces And Abstract Wall Art

Contemporary Living Room With Wall Sconces And Abstract Wall Art

Wall sconces should be placed where they can best highlight other points of interest in a room and not overpower them.

Home Library With Yellow Walls And Wall Sconces

Home Library With Yellow Walls And Wall Sconces

Not only will this show off your print and provide accent light, wall sconces can also add a whimsical, romantic feel to the room.

Bedroom With Wall Art And Wall Sonces

Bedroom With Wall Art And Wall Sonces

Wall sconces can be a beautiful addition to any decor, but they can also detract from your decor if not used properly.

Label: .

Arrange Your Wall Sconces With Pictures Related Post :

Buying Tips For Candle Wall Sconces

Buying Tips For Candle Wall Sconces

Ways To Hang Bathroom Mirrors

Ways To Hang Bathroom Mirrors

Ways To Hang Wall Clocks

Ways To Hang Wall Clocks

Installing Wall Cabinets In The Kitchen

Installing Wall Cabinets In The Kitchen

Illuminate And Beautify Your House With Candle Wall Sconces

Illuminate And Beautify Your House With Candle Wall Sconces

Living Room Wall Sconces Bring Elegance Look

Living Room Wall Sconces Bring Elegance Look

Designing A Coffee Bar For Your Kitchen

Designing A Coffee Bar For Your Kitchen

Hanging The Scarf Valances

Hanging The Scarf Valances

Installing Kitchen Cabinets In Your Kitchen Walls

Installing Kitchen Cabinets In Your Kitchen Walls