How to Fix a Wobbly Bookcase

Three simple ways to anchor your bookcase and keep it from tipping

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Hammer
  • Tape measure
  • Stud finder
  • Drill/driver, cordless
  • Drill bit set
  • Utility knife

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Wood shims
  • Adjustable feet
  • Furniture strap