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Built-in shelves and display area for teenage clutter.

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My daughter had two single wardrobes and a pile of books in her bedroom and no space to put anything down. So I came up with these MDF built-in shelves, that I basically made up as I went along. The six short shelves and the two longer ones are ‘floating’ shelves where batterns are screwed to the wall, the shelves slide over the batterns and are screwed to the battern through the top of the shelves. they are also screwed to the two wardrobes from the inside. The resulting structure is solid as a rock. Cheap and cheerful storage. My wife said she was going to paint it 18 months ago, so I don’t hold out much hope now!

-- Andy -- Old Chinese proverb say: If you think something can't be done, don't interrupt man who is doing it.





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helluvawreck

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#1 posted 1402 days ago

Brit, I think that you showed quite a lot of imagination in doing those shelves since you designed them as you went along and they are an unusual design; but they look to be quite handy and seem to be serving their purpose quite well. I’m sure that your daughter was very pleased with the whole outcome and I congratulate you on the good work.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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workerinwood

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#2 posted 1401 days ago

Nice work!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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Flemming

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#3 posted 1401 days ago

hahah! if only i had this when i was younger…
would have saved me a lot of hassle from my mom ;)
good job

-- Flemming. It's only a mistake if you can't fix it.

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