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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10 Ways to Maximize Space With Shelving

Looking for a way to dress up your walls and add functional storage? Put a shelf on it! Check out these creative shelving ideas for every room.

10 DIY Projects To Make Work-From-Home Life Easier

Don't be stuck with a lousy workspace. These 10 DIY projects will make your work-from-home experience MUCH easier.


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10 Bookshelves and Bookcases for Small Spaces

If you think it's impossible to fit a bookshelf in a small room, think again. Check out our favorite problem-solving...


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Simple Workbench Plans

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With this workbench plan even a beginner can build a workbench...


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How to Build a Mechanized Storage Lift In Your Garage

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

Small Workshop Storage Solutions

Tips for getting more storage space out of your small workshop.


How to Hang Shelves

Add storage space the old-fashioned way with hanging shelves

4 Weekend Kitchen Upgrades

Do you want a kitchen refresh? A brighter, more user-friendly kitchen is just four weekends away.


20 Amazing Storage Products from Harbor Freight

Harbor Freight is a gold mine of affordable equipment for the DIY enthusiast. Here are 20 items that can help...


DIY Wooden Garage Cabinets

Inexpensive, enormous and surprisingly easy to build


How to Build a Garden Shed Addition

Plenty of storage for outdoor tools and toys, only a step away from your back door

Light Bulb Guide: How to Choose LED Bulbs

Shopped for light bulbs lately? If you have, you may have noticed that most bulbs sold now are LED (light...


Bookcase and Shelf Tips

Building beautiful bookcases and shelving units doesn't have to be hard. Here are some of our favorite ways to simplify...


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How to Install Edging for Plywood

Tips for installing oak and hardwood edgings for plywood.


How to Hang Glass Shelves for Bathroom Storage

Most bathrooms have one space you can count on for additional storage, and that’s over the toilet. Open glass shelves...


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Pro-Recommended Painting Products for DIYers

We're always on the lookout for stuff to help us do our painting jobs better and faster. We scour the...

How to Line Drawers and Cabinets with Shelf Liners

Choose the right liner and you'll never regret taking a few minutes to protect your shelves, your drawers and your...


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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

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Build a bunch of these DIY square wall shelves for less...


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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.


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Hang Artwork and Wall-hangings Straight and Level for a Gallery Wall

With these four techniques, you can hang just about anything on your walls, and keep it there

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Custom Picture Shelves

Picture shelves are the perfect marriage of beauty and function. They elegantly display your picture collections, large or small, and...


Get the Look Ikea Hack: Mid-Century Modern Console

Customize store-bought 'RTA' furniture to look like high-end pieces with this brilliant Ikea hack.


Simple Box Shelves

Custom-size and finish these super-simple box shelves for any room in the house


How to Make a Cottage Shelf with Branches

Create this distinctive display tree branch shelf in minutes


Over the Door Display Shelf Plans

Every door or window is an opportunity for a display shelf


Leaning Tower of Shelves

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This stylish but sturdy leaning ladder shelf unit will neatly hold...