How To Disguise Rental's Textured Plaster Walls?

How To Disguise Rental's Textured Plaster Walls?

Regina Yunghans
Mar 26, 2012

Q: I'm renting a quaint studio apartment in Chicago. I love everything about the space except for the bumpy plaster walls in my main living space. I'd like to hang art, plants, mirrors, etc. all over the walls to hide the texture, but it's impossible to put a nail in the wall without the plaster crumbling.

How can I hang art and other decor without ruining the plaster walls? If that's not an option, do you have any ideas for minimizing the textured look without fundamentally changing the structure?

Sent by Cynthia

Editor: Leave your suggestions for Cynthia in the comments - thanks!

• Got a question? Send us yours with pic attachments here (those with pics get answered first).

moving--truck moving--dates moving--dolly moving--house moving--cal Created with Sketch. moving--apt