Showcase Shelves: DIY Bed Built-ins
Nightstands are just not big enough for everything: lamp, alarm clock, phone, photos of your kids ... so books, magazines, your tablet or your…
Simple Low-Tech Wall Shelf Plans
Lots of kitchens have a little wall space that would be perfect for a storage or display shelf. Plenty of bathrooms do too. We wanted to design…
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Use this project for built-in shelves to unlock hidden storage space between the studs in your walls. Install a single, open box of shelves,…
Make your own stackable shelves. A simple shop-made jig makes this project simple to build and a snap to assemble.
Modular Masterpiece: Build a Fully Customizable Modular Bookshelf
Back when I was just starting out in my first apartment, I piled up milk crates to store all my worldly goods. It was a simple idea, and it…
Simple Box Shelves
Organize the clutter. These simple, but handsome, box shelves will store books, hats, shoes, and all kinds of knick-knacks. You can even sit on…
DIY Box Shelves
Box shelves are inexpensive, easy to make and highly versatile. Make the combination of sizes and depths you need for any room, from the living…
As far as built-in bookshelves go, this is one of the easiest projects to build yourself. We used basic building techniques and cabinets from a…
How to Build Floating Shelves
These shelves are handsome, easy to build and inexpensive. And they're strong even though they have no visible supports. They appear to…
Leaning Tower of Shelves
We'll show you everything you need to know to build this handsome shelving unit in a day. The shelves are tough enough to hold books, while…
How to Build a Wall Shelf
This versatile cherry shelf goes together in a few hours, and with a quick-drying finish you can have it on the wall in a day. The extra-wide…