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Pegboard in a frame for the office.

Free pegboard in garage. Framed pegboard for jewelry or other knickknacks. I do like the idea of using pegboard, but it is so ugly all by itself! Colored, or painted pegboard in a frame is an interesting organizing idea.

When hanging pegboard, you want to make sure that the board is sitting 1/3" or so away from your wall so that the hooks, pegs, etc. can fit behind the board without damaging your wall. To do so, we put 7 washers on our screws to keep the board from the wall. You can also purchase little plastic spacers to go on your screws, but washers were a pretty cheap alternative. We also made sure to use wall anchors when hanging our pegboard, just to be safe and ensure that it can support the weight of…

When hanging pegboard, you want to make sure that the board is sitting or so away from your wall so that the hooks, pegs, etc. can fit behind the board without damaging your wall. To do so, put 7 washers on our screws to keep the board from the wall.

Dress It Up - Most pegboard comes in two colors�boring white and boring brown. But it doesn't have to stay that way. Roll on a coat of primer followed by gloss or semigloss paint (glossy paints are easier to wipe clean). Apply light coats so you don't clog the holes. Then snazz it up with a frame. After we attached our pegboard to a 1x3 frame, we added corner blocks and trim with hot-melt glue�no fancy miter cuts or fasteners needed.

Dress It Up - Most pegboard comes in two colors—boring white and boring brown. But it doesn't have to stay that way. Roll on a coat of primer…