DIY shelving ideas for added storage

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Most people find that building their own storage is a lot more cost effective than buying over the counter pieces. With much DIY online shopping portals, offering the equipment and the materials to create your own shelving, making your own shelves can be a simple task. Here are some easy shelving options that are unique yet easy to build.

Vertical wall shelf – These are vertical narrow shelves that are great to store books and collectibles. Just remember to place at least 3 or four on one wall to create interest.

Modular stacking shelves – Modular stacking shelves are suitable for laundry rooms or kids playrooms. You can add different colored boxes that can be pulled out with ease.

Built-in kitchen wall shelf –Built-in shelves are elegant and showcase your kitchenware. Just remember that since your items are on show, it is best to stick to a single color theme for your kitchenware.

Picture shelves – These shelves instantly change a space and since you can easily rearrange photos, you will never get bored.

Entry message center – This is great space to drop off your mail, keys and can include a chalkboard and a corkboard to add messages and notes for your loved ones.

Remember when you’re buying DIY furniture online; buy items that will fit your space.  This will ensure that the item is easy to install and that the item will not need any adjustments from your end.


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