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I have four hooks from ikea and one periodically has the main hook part come off the screws that attach it to the mounting plate. Should I use adhesive to ensure the screws won’t come loose, or replace the screws? hook and Mount plate

assembled hook

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    put nail polish on the screws – jsotola Nov 11 '20 at 8:26
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    @jsotola Please add an answer instead of a comment. Refer to the section When shouldn't I comment? on Comment everywhere. Protip: you can earn reputation faster that way. – Sᴀᴍ Onᴇᴌᴀ Nov 11 '20 at 9:24
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The best thing you can use is threadlocker, which is a special glue designed to keep screws from coming out. A drop on the threads keeps them from slipping. There are different grades and colors, you'd probably want blue.

If you don't want to buy threadlocker you can try a drop of superglue. One of the comments say you can try nail polish, I haven't had much success with that trick but if you have it on hand you could give it a try.

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    Well... a spot weld might be best, but it would probably be overkill. :) +1 – FreeMan Nov 11 '20 at 12:55

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