Cinder block walls. How do I hang a shelf over my washer ?

How do I hang a shelf over my washer in my basement with cinder block walls. Also a door 4 x 4 plywood door into crawl space?
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  • Nichole Eubanks Nichole Eubanks on Jun 20, 2017
    Get cement screws and use a screw gun and a culling gun to keep things right

  • Dmo22532166 Dmo22532166 on Jun 20, 2017
    You'll need to drill the hole and use an anchor to hang the shelves and door.

  • Mwood Mwood on Jun 20, 2017
    First thing is to put up a 2x4 fur strip. you can then put sheving on top, making sure to secure it to the 2x4. You will need angled support brackets as well. Secure those to the shgelving Buy the HD brackets if you plan on putting any weight on it. The brackets I bought had "hooks" on the end and I cut a 1 1/2"dowl rod to fit, allowing me to hang extra hangers for when I pull the clothes out of the dryer. I installed two "bicycle hooks", one for "his" and one for "hers" to hang up the clothes so they don't wrinkle and easy to carry off to the closet.

  • Candace Candace on Jun 20, 2017
    Drill using a concrete bit and use concrete anchors to attach.

  • Sarah Barganier Sarah Barganier on Jun 20, 2017
    You could check to see if you can hang them from the ceiling or rafters above if you don't want to drill into the cinder blocks.

  • Donna Donna on Jun 20, 2017
    Thanks. Have thought that may be easier.

  • Adam Eng Adam Eng on Jun 26, 2017
    you are going to need to drill into the cinder blocks and put in anchors and attach L brackets for the shelving