Aren’t shelves that seem to float on the wall just awesome? Ever wonder how to make them?
It’s really not magic, and something any DIYer can accomplish with the steps in the video below.
Here is all you will need to make your own floating shelf.
Circular Saw OR Miter Saw
Kreg Jig (optional)
Nail Gun or hammer and finish nails
Tape Measure, Straight Edge, Pencil
Eye and Ear protection
Lumber for the frame and shelf – see wood list below
Steel Wool & Vinegar Solution or Stain
Water-Based Polyurethane Spray
3” Wood Screws
1 ¼” Nails
Check out Pete’s Step by Step directions at diypete.com
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These projects will not only save you money, but they allow you to add more features and, ultimately, greater precision and more versatility to the machines in your shop. And let’s face it: Having a shop outfitted with machines that you built yourself is just cool.