DIY Floating Shelves

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Easy DIY floating shelves to fill up those empty walls! These plans were made from the Shanty 2 Chic Plans (as seen on HGTV) To view the entire post/process head on over to my blog! http://laceandgraceblog.com/2015/12/diy-floating-shelves/
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Pre-drill holes and cut large peices of wood according to photo which is linked in my original post http://laceandgraceblog.com/2015/12/diy-floating-shelves/
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Screw the (3) 7 3/4 pices to the back 32' piece
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Locate wall studs and hang main body of shelves accordingly using 3 1/2' screws
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Build the sides and top of your "box" by attaching the 1X10 cut piece with the side 1 X 4 pieces.
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Now you have your box!
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Stain and let dry. Once fully dry place box on top of your structure.
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Place stained bottom plywood to bottom of box and attach with wood glue and finishing nails.

Suggested materials for this project:

  • (1) 1 X 10 X 8' Pine Board
  • (2) 2 X 3 X 8 ' Pine Board
  • (1) 4 X 4 X 1/4' Hardwood Plywood
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Tara Butler

Want more details about this and other DIY projects? Check out my blog post!

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