Cut filler material to desired lengths, adding slight variation. Once you have your foundation, it is time to start cutting pieces that will mount onto your base, giving your hook rack a unique, modern design. In step 3 we will describe how to cut your wood pieces that will become hooks. For now, concentrate on cutting the pieces that will make up the majority of your rack. We decided to make our rack around 10 inches in height. We cut our pieces at all different lengths.