12 Terrific DIY Floating Shelves to Give Your Walls a Lift

Bring an extra dimension to any wall in your home with a set of DIY floating shelves. As well as their illusionary appearance, a well-placed floating shelf can be as practical as it is eye-catching. In this rundown of top DIY projects, we’ve picked out some of the best floating wood shelves and more. From classy corner units to ingenious fixings, our selection of Hometalk hot picks will give you some serious inspiration.

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s diy floating shelves ideas, Budget Floating Shelves

Want to recreate this fantastic set of DIY floating shelves for just $20? Here’s how…Starting with whitewood, OnBlissStreet made her brackets by attaching inner posts to

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s diy floating shelves ideas, Floating Solid Wood Shelves with Rope

Using some twine and a few knots, you can create a nautical themed floating shelf like Remodelaholic. Using any size and type of wooden board, mark and drill two holes at

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s diy floating shelves ideas, Geometric Floating Wood Shelves

Rustic and shelving go together like varnish and wood, which is why we love this design by Jacob Jennings. Jacob’s tip is to start with the front face board and use

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s diy floating shelves ideas, Geometric Floating Wood Shelves

Not all DIY floating shelves need to be perfectly straight! Using offcuts from an LVL beam because of its strength and textured vertical faces, Zac created a template

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s diy floating shelves ideas, DIY Floating Corner Shelves

DIY floating corner shelves are all about angles. This project from GoJo Geoff shows you how to fill any corner in style. After attaching cleats, Geoff used a square to

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s diy floating shelves ideas, Stylish Secret Floating Shelves

If you can double your storage space and still achieve a stylish look, you’ve created the ultimate floating shelves. Starting with a French cleat and floating shelf

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s diy floating shelves ideas, Brilliant Bathroom Floating Shelves

Space is always a premium in bathrooms, which is why this project from Mr. ATC is perfect. Using any suitable timber, create a backboard by marking equal distances

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s diy floating shelves ideas, Dining Room DIY Floating Solid Wood Shelves

DIY floating shelves can be used to give your dining room a lift and, in turn, provide a perfect platform for your best china. This project from Lindsey didn’t use a

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s diy floating shelves ideas, Ingenious Industrial Floating Shelves for Your Bedroom

Industrial has become fashionable in recent years, and Hometalker Heidi used it to great effect with this floating shelf project. After installing two floating shelves,

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s diy floating shelves ideas, Fabulously Fancy Floating Wall Shelves

Take your DIY floating wall shelves to new heights with this idea from EngineerMommy. Although slightly more decorative than functional, for these DIY floating shelves,

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s diy floating shelves ideas, Perfecting Piping Creative DIY Floating Shelves

Sometimes the most striking part of a DIY floating shelve isn’t the wood…As you can see from this project, old pipes make the perfect support for your shelves. Cutting a

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32 Space-Saving Storage Ideas That'll Keep Your Home Organized

Don't be alarmed if your house feels 10x larger and more tidy after these!

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