Heavy Duty Floating Shelves for Kitchen

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I would have no concern building this with the right fasteners. There are plenty of really nice, self-tapping, nearly indestructible construction screws to be had (random example). The key joints are at the back of the shelf, where the vast majority of the torsional stress occurs. Use whatever decorative fasteners you like at the front.

Put two 4" construction screws into each of your joists, properly piloted about 3/4" from the top and bottom, and do the same to mount the shelf to the wall. It will not come down, despite what some here would say. Your drywall will deform before the screws will let go. I've done just this for eyebrow soffits in snow country.

Most kitchen cabinets are held on the wall by 4-6 cheap 3" drywall screws. Folks load them to the hilt with dishes, and they don't come down. Here the situation is a little different, but we're talking about one shelf, not the three that most upper cabinets contain. I'm sure you won't do anything silly like...

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Seamlessly support your rad floating shelving without external brackets or hardware. There are several ways to easily install.

These shelf brackets have been designed to support floating shelves up to 14" Deep and 2" + thick. They are constructed of 1/4" thick 100% American steel.

For MEDIUM DUTY brackets designed to support shelves < 10" deep and < 2" thick, please see this listing: https://www.etsy.com/listing/245847492/medium-duty-hidden-floating-shelf?ref=shop_home_active_1

We recommend that you ALWAYS mount floating shelves into wall blocking or studs.

The weight capacity of these brackets varies, by the thickness of the shelf you are hanging and the length of the bracket. As a general rule, these are capable of holding 45lbs lbs per horizontal rod in the bracket, assuming the bracket is mounted into wood.

We do custom versions of...

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This large size is perfect for displaying all of your home decor pieces... candles, pictures, pottery, figurines, plants, gemstone...s rocks, trinkets, memorabilia the possibilities are endless! Hexagons are as prevalent in nature as they are in art and now these amazing shapes are available as an efficient way to creatively shelve your favorite treasures. This listing is for 5 Hexagon shelves. If you need a different number of shelves or some alterations done you can message us, or simply click the blue Request a Custom Order link below the pictures! Dimensions Each shelf measures approximately 12 tall x 14 wide x 6 deep and hangs individually. Our unique hanging system ensures that all hardware is hidden and the pieces are secure. The configuration options are endless and can easily be redesigned down the road! Pictures 1.) Birch hardwood with Walnut stain Crabgrass paint 2.) Walnut hardwood with Natural stain 4 with stain inside out / 1 with White painted interior 3.) White Oak...

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Using shelving is a great way to organize and de-clutter a space… I know, I know. Such ground-breaking information. Don't write me off yet; I want to show you how to make some clean shelving that appears to have no brackets (i.e., floating shelves). You can make them for less than 100 bucks, and the hardest part is figuring out what you're going to put on them when you're finished.

This is list is for the three shelves built for a specific space. You can modify as needed for your own space.

-six 2 x 4s
-two 1 x 8 x 12 kiln-dried cedar (be sure to check for warping when choosing your lumber)
-one 1/4" x 4' x 8' plywood
-1 1/4" wood screws (I used these)
-heavy duty fasteners (I used these)
-wood glue

-miter saw
-table saw
-Kreg pocket hole jig
-step ladder
-stud finder

Step One: Cut all...

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Wall Shelves + Display Ledges

Having the ability to hang and display things on your walls is key to a satisfying decor and organization setup at home. west elm’s wall shelves and display ledges are an important part of this setup, allowing you to both show off your favorite decorative items and keep everything from vinyl records to charging cables and books stowed away. With the right storage solutions, you can avoid getting overwhelmed by clutter and add some extra charm and interest to your walls. Our shelving options can be part of that effort, allowing you to polish up the look of your place with minimal effort and maximum style.

Bookcases, cabinets and shelving units are suitable for use in any part of the house, and you can use them to store any combination of books, storage baskets, decorative objects, family photos and appliances such as speakers, computer monitors and lamps. From the dining room to your home office and bedroom, wall shelves and display...

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