How to Make a Yardstick Coat Rack
Artist Dorothy Spencer makes functional art from vintage finds. Here she turns yardsticks into a useful coat rack.
6. Mark the position of the screws, spacing the hooks evenly across the face of the piece. Drill a pilot hole for each screw and then drive the screws. To mount the coat rack, drill pilot holes through the face at the four corners and use screws and wall anchors to attach it to the wall. Or place picture fasteners or wire on the back.