DIY Nerf Gun Peg Board Organizer

Build this easy, beginner build Nerf gun peg board holder to organize Nerf guns and foam bullets.

DIY Nerf Gun Peg Board Organizer

My boys love Nerf guns, but I dread them being left around the house with bullets scattered in every room!

I actually made this Nerf gun peg board with my little man almost a whole year ago…but never got around to sharing the project because our house was struck by lightning and caught fire a couple of weeks after we made it. Since I’ve been participating in monthly blogging challenges this year, I knew I had to finally share this awesome project for the Build It For The Home Organizer challenge!

Let’s Build It Together!

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Supplies:

Spray paint the peg board and let dry

rustoleum spray paint

Time to build the frame! I did not include dimensions because you can make your peg board as big or small as you’d like! I used the miter saw to cut angled cuts.

DEWALT 12-Inch Sliding Compound Miter Saw, Double Bevel (DWS780)

I cut a template on a small piece of wood and used that to help be my guide.

I used my Kreg Jig to make pocket holes to join my frame together.

kreg jig

Here is the frame all complete!

wooden frame

Next my little guy helped stain the frame.

staining wood

We used wood screws to attach the peg board to the frame. Lay the frame stain side down and place the peg board on top of it, also paint side down. Attach with screws.

wood screws

I wanted to have a top ledge on the peg board so that my son would be able to display his sport trophies, so I nailed a top piece to the frame.

DEWALT DCN660D1 20V MAX XR 16 GA Angled Finish Nailer

I attached the peg board to the wall using D-Ring hooks and then hung the Nerf guns using Peghooks.

peg hooks

We love how it turned out!

DIY Nerf Gun Peg Board Organizer

My little guy made a video showing off his new Nerf gun peg board! He loved it!

YouTube video
What can I use to hang Nerf guns on the wall?

A coat hook, a pegboard, 3M sticky hooks.

What hooks to use to hang nerf guns?

If you are using a pegboard, use metal pegboard hooks. Be sure to purchase the size needed for your pegboard holes.

How do you hang a Nerf gun on a pegboard?

Hook the pegboard hook, called peghooks, into the pegboard and hang the Nerf gun on the peghook.

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3 Comments

  1. Christine says:

    What a great idea!! We need a nerf peg board here too!!! Thanks so much for sharing how you made it!

  2. I love this organizer! My boys would love this to organize their nerf guns. Thank you for sharing the tutorial.

  3. You know you succeed just with the smile of your little guy, that’s worth all the work for sure!

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