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Construct an Office Organizer Out of Pegboard


  • Pegboard
  • Frame
  • Metal frame clips
  • Thin elastic
  • Drill
  • Screws and nuts
  • Security hangers (optional)


  1. Step 1

    Insert pegboard into a frame, and secure with metal frame clips.

  2. Step 2

    Thread thin elastic through holes, pull tightly, and knot in back to contain loose papers.

  3. Step 3

    To mount a box, drill holes in bottom, aligning with those in the board; attach to board with screws and nuts.

  4. Step 4

    For more stability, instead of picture wire, use two security hangers (available at frame shops).

Organizing Good Things 2005, October 2005

Reviews (1)

  • LadyKay 18 Jul, 2008

    Putting a strip of quarter round or other small wood piecer under the elastic holder area would keep papers or pamphlets from sliding through.