Hardware for Any Occasion
Project: Hiding Your Handiwork
Use brads ($1.29), the headless nails that disappear below the surface.
Project: Attaching Two Light-Use Materials
Use nails ($1.29). Simple as that.
Project: Attaching Two Heavy-Use Materials
Use drywall screws ($1.29), which are tough enough for headboards and thick picture frames.
Project: Hanging Shelves on Drywall
Use E-Z anchors ($1.99), also known as mollies, which support thin drywall with extra prongs.
Project: Hanging Pictures, Mirrors, or Wall Hangings
Use picture hooks ($1.59). Nails are not made for hanging.