What Adhesives can be used to hang items from walls…

What clearly cannot be used is anything that will damage the wall surface.. You are not allowed to drill holes in the cinder block or to pound nails or put screws into the drywall..  Fortunately, there are many new kinds of non-permanent adhesives available in the market.  We do not recommend any particular manufacturer, but I would suggest that kind that you see frequently advertised where you can hang hooks or picture hangers with an adhesive strip that can be stretched and pulled off the wall later is what you should look for.  When I’m in stores looking for school supplies for my younger children, I see stacks and piles of those kinds of adhesive things in all of the chain retail stores.  If you go on-line to the UVa Bookstore, you will also find adhesives that you can be confident are approved for use.


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