a hollow-core door anchor and an illustration to show how it works
Photo: David Hamsley; Illustration: Paul Perreault
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Hollow-Core Door Anchors

These miniature molly bolts will hold light (less than 10 pounds) to heavy loads (25 pounds to 50 pounds) in hollow-core doors and ¼-inch-thick paneling. Plastic versions are also available.

How to use it: Use the same technique as for standard molly bolts.

Best for: Picture frames (up to 20 pounds), heavy frames and bulletin boards, smoke alarms and doorbell chimes, towel racks, lightweight shelving, and wall-mounted mirrors (up to and over 20 pounds).
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