How-to-hang-antique-tools-on-wall, aug 7, 2013 - i was most honoured to have been published in lynne perrella's latest book: "art making and studio spaces" but there were quite a few areas that did not find their way into the book i collect old tools, not sure why just love their rustic appeal so, one day i decided to pull apart some gorgeous old wooden boxes link th…. Farmhouse tools become rustic decor. by larissa 38 comments. one of my favorite things to do is take unwanteds and give them new purpose. you can imagine my excitement when i got to hook up with several of my favorite diy bloggers to bring you trash to treasure transformations., gypsum-board walls. wall structure dictates what kind of hardware you can use for hanging. in most cases, you'll be hanging things on a standard stud wall covered with gypsum board or paneling, so that's what we'll focus on.