Rustic lanterns – Most lanterns, regardless of style, his power, although some of the battery can be operated. Regardless of the type or style, you can accentuate your porch by hanging your own porch rustic lanterns. To hang porch rustic lanterns, choose an area on your porch to hang a lantern. Find the electric plug-in, if you are hanging an electric lantern, and to determine how far you need the cable to reach it on foot. You may need to use an extension cord. Other factors in determining where to hang a lantern is exposure to wind and rain and structural support for the weight of the lantern.
Check your rustic lanterns to make sure it works before hanging it. Unplug the lamp before hanging if the lantern is electric, and put all the other style lanterns. Create a handle for hanging the rustic lanterns if you want it to hang below ceiling height. In order to reduce the height of a lantern, the measurement of the distance from the ceiling. Cut a length of fishing line or rope or use metal saw wire cutting to a length of twice as long as the distance.
Climb a ladder and examine your porch ceiling. Tap and push the ceiling to make sure it is structurally sound. Check for a good wood support to keep the weight of the lantern. Drill a starter hole through the ceiling, and then insert a hook which a hook at one end and a screw base on the other has. Hang your rustic lanterns on the light, and then work backward from the light, adding the cord in place if your lantern is electric.