How to Build Alcove Shelves?

Answer Alcove shelves are a way to add permanent storage to an unused space. Build them into areas between existing walls, such as in a mudroom or beside a fireplace. The amount of wood you will need for ... Read More »

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How to Build CD Shelves?

Installing shelves that hold CDs is an inexpensive task. The wood doesn't have to be wider than a standard 1-by-6-inch plank, and because of the relatively light weight of CDs, you won't need more ... Read More »

How to Build Shelves to Go Around the Room?

Building shelves is a way of adding architectural style and storage space around any room. There are many different kinds of shelves, but the best options for shelves around a room are floating she... Read More »

How to Build Shelves for Hot Wheels?

A set of display shelves for your Hot Wheels cars needs to be deep enough to fit the 1:64 scale toys. Though some models, particularly fire trucks and semi trucks, will be longer, a three-inch deep... Read More »

How do I build shelves out of lumber?

Making wood shelves is a moderately easy do-it-yourself project. Different projects require different lumber. A garage storage shelf is fine with plywood. Shelves for your child's books can be pain... Read More »