How to make DIY floating shelves

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I love these beautiful floating shelves. They look stylish, as they give a impression that they are floating in the air. You can use these shelves to add your personality to your empty wall.

How to make DIY floating shelves

To make such a DIY floating shelf, you will need

  1. 1 x 3 wood for the main part of the shelves
  2. a small sheet of underlayment (5mm) for the tops of the shelves
  3. hex bolts and washers- 4 per shelf (for the fronts)
  4. 2 inch wood screws- 4 per shelf (for the backs)
  5. 1 x 2 wood for the shelf braces
  6. Stain (optional)
  7. 3 inch drywall screws (2-3 per shelf)
  8. finishing nails

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