Shelves

From books and family pics to shoes and power tools – here’s how to buy or DIY the right shelf for your space.

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A high shelf that automatically lowers with the push of a button.

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Add storage space the old-fashioned way with hanging shelves

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How to Install Edging for Plywood

Tips for installing oak and hardwood edgings for plywood.


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How to Build a DIY Floating Shelf

A floating shelf is strong, quick to build, with no visible supports and made from only two parts


How to Build a Wall Shelf

Build this homemade wall shelf before lunch—spray on the finish after dinner


DIY Box Shelves

Build a bunch of these DIY square wall shelves for less than $100


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How to Make Your Own Built In Shelves

Discover hidden storage space in your walls with these two built-in shelf projects.


Saturday Morning Workshop: How To Build Hexagon Shelves

Build these modern shelves to spice up your living space and add a bit of storage.


How to Build a Step Stool

The versatile flip-flop stool just might become a permanent fixture in your bathroom, especially if you have kids.