How to make the wall shelf

How to make the wall shelf

Practically any person wants that his house was to the original, unique and precisely answering tastes and addictions of the owner. Nothing will betray to your house identity more, than the interior parts made by the hands. To reach it, not enough time and efforts will be required.

It is required to you

  • - wooden boards with the processed edges;
  • - paint for tree;
  • - brush;
  • - 2 pieces of twine from hemp or sisal with a diameter of 3 cm;
  • - thin wooden sticks;
  • - self-tapping screws;
  • - screw driver;
  • - drill;
  • - two anchors.


1. Take four boards and drill in each of opening corners, corresponding to diameter of twine. Openings of all boards have to be symmetric.

2. Paint the shelf desirable color and let's it dry out. If you are going to make the shelf under flowers, then it is necessary to varnish it in addition.

3. Take one piece of twine and insert it into the opening which is in the right corner of front part of the lower shelf. Stretch twine through opening and insert into the right corner of front part of the second shelf, then - the third and fourth. Leave from above the free part of twine necessary for suspension of the shelf. Insert twine into the left top corner of the last (top) shelf and stretch through all regiments from top to down.

4. Repeat all operations with part of the shelf, back, adjacent to wall.

5. Check position of shelves and their height. Tie free edges of twine in "sea" knot.

6. Take wooden sticks and cut them on pieces. Insert these pieces into twine in four places, under each of shelves. It will help to record regiments in the necessary situation and will not allow them "to move down" on twine.

7. Hammer strong metal hook into wall and suspend on it your regiments. It is also possible to consider alternative option of production of wall shelves. Especially it will be suitable for creation of shelves for books.

8. Make measurements and make marking. It is necessary to consider that two long boards will determine length of your shelf, and two short - height. In case with the bookshelf it is necessary to determine height, being guided by height of books.

9. Apply short boards to wall and plan places of fastenings.

10. Collect the shelf by means of self-tapping screws and the screw driver.

11. If necessary paint the shelf and paste over its edges with edging tape.

12. Fasten canopies on joints of boards.

13. Drill in in advance noted places of opening and fix the shelf by means of anchor.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team