Step 7: Steady the piece

fasten cornice turned into garden tool holder to wall
Photo: Amy Rosenfeld
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Steady the piece on the line, and fasten to the wall with screws. The piece is likely to be heavy—this one was over 20 pounds—so be sure to use screws long enough to anchor it to the framing.
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