Fantastic article about various drywall anchors. Gives weights, drill bit sizes, how to remove - all the things they SHOULD tell you with your new shelf kit, but don& I& saving it as a pdf file in my e-reader.
Quick Tip: How to Get Rid of Unwanted Dry Wall Anchors
Go Hookless: Clip the tips from No. 6 hollow wall anchors, drive them into pegboard, then secure your tool holder by driving screws into the anchors. Short lag bolts fit snugly in the holes to create additional hangers for lightweight objects.
"Testing Wall Anchors and Picture Hangers" article which centers around the testing of several anchors and the weight they hold in dry-wall. Chart shows breack down, and pictures to example the types of anchors used.
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.
Basket Shelving for Bathroom Towels – Under $50 Project
Mount a Flat Screen TV With Wall Anchors.Flat screen TVs are too heavy and too expensive to take chances with. If you can't catch the stud when you're hanging the bracket, there's only one wall anchor that's tough enough for the job.