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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    Ever wonder how a dollar store can turn a profit with such low prices? A lot of it has to...


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    Check out these refrigerator organizing ideas to keep your food fresh and your shelves clean.


    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.

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    Need more room for your stuff? Try these 12 genius solutions for creating storage space, including hidden shelves, shoe racks...


    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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    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...


    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


    Saturday Morning Workshop: How To Build Hexagon Shelves

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


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    After a bit of a delay, Prime Day 2020 is finally here. Check out five deals tech junkies will love!


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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


    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.


    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