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How to use an aluminum can tab as a picture hanger

Use an Aluminum Can Tab as a Picture Hanger

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Here’s a quick tip you can use the next time you need a bracket to hang a picture. All you need is the tab from an aluminum can.

Snap the tab off an aluminum can, using as many tabs as needed.

Snap the tab off an aluminum can, using as many tabs as needed.

Attach the tab to your picture frame using a small screw.

Attach the tab to your picture frame using a small screw.

Then, when you have the tabs in place\u2026

Then, when you have the tabs in place…

\u2026simply hang your frame or picture on the wall.

…simply hang your frame or picture on the wall.

  • Aluminum can tabs
  • Small screws
  • Screwdriver