Hang Tight

Help eliminate crooked shelves and multiple nail holes with this lightweight decorating tool.

November 1, 2012

Whether you’re a staging maven looking for a new tool or a buyer’s rep in search of a practical but artsy closing gift, the Hang It Perfect is nothing to tilt at. With built-in levels and adjustable rulers, this award-winning tool takes pencils and tape measures out of the equation when hanging art, mirrors, and shelves. After you’ve measured your item with the Hang It Perfect, just press the tool to the wall and you’ll produce two dimples that tell you exactly where to insert nails, screws, or hooks. Watch videos of how to use Hang It Perfect on the company’s YouTube channel. $24.99 for the 24-inch version, $29.99 for the 36-inch. Innovative Tools Inc.; ­Naperville, Ill.; www.­innovativetoolsinc.com.

Meg White

Meg White is the former managing editor of REALTOR® Magazine.