Instructables: exploring - workshop - shelf - storage - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 3 Aug 2015 10:33:00 PDT BLOX v1.01 Wasted Space: High Garage Storage Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Wasted-Space-High-Garage-Storage-Shelves/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 16:46:25 PDT
Secret Storage Floating Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Secret-Storage-Floating-Desk/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 17:33:26 PDT
Closet Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Closet-Shelf/
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By: tlp801

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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 11:48:08 PST
Super Easy Coat Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-Coat-Rack/
Super Easy Coat Rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/QFAF/I4PHHFD9/FM2QFAFI4PHHFD9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/QFAF/I4PHHFD9/FM2QFAFI4PHHFD9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM2/QFAF/I4PHHFD9/FM2QFAFI4PHHFD9.SMALL.jpg bgrprojects I made this coat rack and glove/hat holder as I was tired of having clothing items all over counter/table/floor or wherever my kids decided to drop them. It's the first project I've designed myself, but it was super easy and a great beginner piece. Measure Measure the area you want to put the co...
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Fri, 9 Jan 2015 08:29:50 PST
Storage Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-Shelf/
Storage Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/05HB/I4J7EDDU/FQS05HBI4J7EDDU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/05HB/I4J7EDDU/FQS05HBI4J7EDDU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQS/05HB/I4J7EDDU/FQS05HBI4J7EDDU.SMALL.jpg tlp801 I found some parts for a metal storage shelf at a local surplus warehouse and figured this would be a perfect project. I've seen similar shelving sold at Costco for around $150 - 200. But this costed much less!! Cost: Metal Shelf $20Plywood $10 x 2Total: $40Time to Complete ...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 09:54:55 PST
DIY Super Easy Steel Rod Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Super-Easy-Steel-Rod-Shelf/
DIY Super Easy Steel Rod Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/SG2K/I36LFS30/FT3SG2KI36LFS30.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/SG2K/I36LFS30/FT3SG2KI36LFS30.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT3/SG2K/I36LFS30/FT3SG2KI36LFS30.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar To get that industrial vibe in your home would be easy with this DIY steel rod shelf, where you're mostly assembling, not building! Steel rods, end caps and flanges are easy to pick up in the plumbing department of your home improvement store. You can even have the home improvement store cut a piece...
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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 20:46:26 PST
Shoe Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-Shelf-1/
Shoe Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/8Y32/HXLMTERQ/F3E8Y32HXLMTERQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/8Y32/HXLMTERQ/F3E8Y32HXLMTERQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3E/8Y32/HXLMTERQ/F3E8Y32HXLMTERQ.SMALL.jpg eu4euh This is a short instructable about this shoe shelf I put together. First , let me say I got this idea from another Instructable. http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-Tower-a-free-...I admired the original idea and wanted to build one myself because my family has a large pile of shoes at the front ...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:56:38 PDT
Magnetic Tool Hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Tool-Hanger/
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Mon, 4 Nov 2013 17:58:30 PST
Cheap Storage Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Storage-Shelves/
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Sat, 6 Jul 2013 14:30:26 PDT
Plywood Utility Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-Utility-Shelf/
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Fri, 22 Mar 2013 19:10:25 PDT
Flat Rate Movie Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Flat-Rate-Movie-Shelf/
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Sun, 9 Sep 2012 11:09:24 PDT
Workbench toolbox drawer with a storage shelf at the bottom http://www.instructables.com/id/Workbench-toolbox-drawer-with-a-storage-shelf-at-t/
Workbench toolbox drawer with a storage shelf at the bottom - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/1KFV/H4AGJLIM/FD71KFVH4AGJLIM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/1KFV/H4AGJLIM/FD71KFVH4AGJLIM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD7/1KFV/H4AGJLIM/FD71KFVH4AGJLIM.SMALL.jpg Kernel770 If you have a workbench but no place for your toolboxes and/or hardware, you can make one of my shelves with as much drawers as you need. In addition, you will always have a storage shelf at the bottom. The idea behind this shelf is that you have fast access to your tools and/or hardware. If you ha...
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Tue, 10 Jul 2012 04:43:38 PDT
Modern Bookshelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Modern-Bookshelf/
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Wed, 20 Jun 2012 19:43:22 PDT
Storage Mania http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-Mania/
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Thu, 10 May 2012 18:23:41 PDT
Making a roll out storage cabinet. http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-a-roll-out-storage-cabinet/
Making a roll out storage cabinet. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/JMQR/H0OJ1Q0B/F9OJMQRH0OJ1Q0B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/JMQR/H0OJ1Q0B/F9OJMQRH0OJ1Q0B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9O/JMQR/H0OJ1Q0B/F9OJMQRH0OJ1Q0B.SMALL.jpg str8shter Our house has very little kitchen storage, so we are forced to use every space available.  There are some existing shelves in the basement that were installed by the previous owner, but they are so deep, front to back, that when canned food, or anything else for that matter,  is stacked on them you ...
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Sun, 15 Apr 2012 10:28:34 PDT
Desk Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Desk-Shelf/
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Thu, 2 Jun 2011 18:42:27 PDT
TARDIS bookcase cupboard - Goodhart Maker Den of Unequity Storage Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/TARDIS-bookcase-cupboard-Goodhart-Maker-Den-of-/
TARDIS bookcase cupboard - Goodhart Maker Den of Unequity Storage Cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/66D7/GHZ71W79/F0666D7GHZ71W79.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/66D7/GHZ71W79/F0666D7GHZ71W79.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/66D7/GHZ71W79/F0666D7GHZ71W79.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad My nephews are hooked on Dr. Who, the long-running British sci-fi series which seems to have a cult following. Their house is overrun with Dalek toys and models. Me, I have my Captain Kirk Chair and Stargate gong. There also seems to be a culture of building a TARDIS. It is afterall, from the outsi...
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Sun, 19 Dec 2010 00:09:14 PST
12 Storage Tote Shelving System $50.00 http://www.instructables.com/id/12-Storage-Tote-Shelving-System-5000/
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Tue, 14 Dec 2010 12:57:59 PST
Built In Book Cases http://www.instructables.com/id/Built-In-Book-Cases/
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Tue, 17 Nov 2009 12:15:59 PST
Shoe Tower - a free standing, multi-tier floating shoe rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-Tower-a-free-standing-multi-tier-floating-/
Shoe Tower - a free standing, multi-tier floating shoe rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/RJJJ/G2HE10TF/FSPRJJJG2HE10TF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/RJJJ/G2HE10TF/FSPRJJJG2HE10TF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSP/RJJJ/G2HE10TF/FSPRJJJG2HE10TF.SMALL.jpg Jayefuu Shoes take up a lot of space. This is a known fact. In a room as small as mine, space is valuable and the shoe pile that I used to maintain in one corner of my room often became unmanageable as the shoes spread out across my room and enveloped what little floor space I had. Not any more! With a co...
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Fri, 4 Dec 2009 08:02:55 PST
Bookshelves http://www.instructables.com/id/Bookshelves/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/4ZVE/FPIOM36V/F4W4ZVEFPIOM36V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/4ZVE/FPIOM36V/F4W4ZVEFPIOM36V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4W/4ZVE/FPIOM36V/F4W4ZVEFPIOM36V.SMALL.jpg Instructables Guides Bookshelves are absolutely essential for storing and organizing all of your possessions, and there's certainly no shortage of great ideas for homemade bookcases and bookshelf mods on Instructables. From the elegant and functional Hungarian Shelves to the playful Tetris Bookshelf, this bookshelf gui...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2009 10:59:07 PST
How to Build a Ball Bin Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Ball-Bin-Shelf/
How to Build a Ball Bin Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/D15H/FL43C4AX/FEJD15HFL43C4AX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/D15H/FL43C4AX/FEJD15HFL43C4AX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/D15H/FL43C4AX/FEJD15HFL43C4AX.SMALL.jpg lee_schnitz The Ball Bin!Did you ever feel you need a better place to put your sports balls?We did. Having three boys, 6, 9 and 15 means having a good amount of sports equipment. It was a constant battle trying to wrangle basketballs, footballs, soccer balls, baseballs, and playground balls. We tried a box on...
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Sun, 14 Sep 2008 13:43:37 PDT
Zero Point Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Zero-Point-Shelf/
Zero Point Shelf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/XXJF/FCZERCH0/F3AXXJFFCZERCH0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/XXJF/FCZERCH0/F3AXXJFFCZERCH0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/XXJF/FCZERCH0/F3AXXJFFCZERCH0.SMALL.jpg mada If putting holes in the wall was a game this shelf wouldn't net you any points. The image below is a very rough SketchUp concept drawing of a shelf I built. The concept of "clamping" shelving between the ceiling and floor isn't original to me, in fact I've see several variations of the idea; this is...
By: mada

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Sat, 23 Feb 2008 02:50:20 PST