When hanging pegboard, you want to make sure that the board is sitting or so away from your wall so that the hooks, pegs, etc. can fit behind the board without damaging your wall. To do so, put 7 washers on our screws to keep the board from the wall.
Downspout runoff can cause flooding around the foundation of your house and lead to foundation damage and wood rot. These common problems can be prevented and fixed with a NDS catch basin set under the downspout to catch the water and divert it away from
How to build a pallet accent wall in an afternoon. Includes tips on safe pallets to use, and building wire pathways for mounting a TV. I would use black paper backing between the firing strips and the pallet wood.