Inexpensive DIY shelving ideas that will help you get organized
Building your own shelving units can save you money and have you get the actual look you were going for. As far as DIY home projects go, building DIY shelves is not that much harder than putting up premade ones (not to mention how much you will save for way higher quality materials).
The best part about creating your own shelving is that you get to pick the style, price of materials, and difficulty. You will love checking out this list of DIY shelves. These ideas will help you get organized and add to your home decor. You may even decide that there is a blank wall in your home that could use some shelving or a closet that could get redone after seeing these shelf designs.
We hope to inspire you to go and create your own shelves that you will love after checking out these awesome ideas.
Read More: If you love organizing, you will love our DIY memory box project. You can store in your closet (that will soon have DIY shelves)!
This list contains all different types of shelving ideas, from DIY wall shelves to easy shelving ideas to bookcases. There is a DIY shelf to fit anyone's budget, style, and skill. We can't wait to see which ones you love!
DIY Shelves for Walls
Everyone loves to have wall shelving to help them stay organize or to just display their favorite home decor items.
This shelf tutorial is not only detailed but totally cool. We have always wanted to try to create a floating wall shelf with a live edge. A live edge is a tree that is cut into a slab and retains its natural edge. We didn't realize there were so many easy and sturdy brackets to help easily attach these shelves. This is a must-see shelving option for your home!
We are such a huge fan of these flange pipe fittings around our house. These industrial shelving brackets are a great addition to any space, like in this small bathroom makeover. Plus there are must-see ways to help modernize your old bathroom on a budget!
If you are a wine lover, then this shelving idea is for you. Be inspired by this pallet wood wine rack to store your favorite vino! Not to mention the money you will save by using pallet wood for this wall shelving idea.
Have you ever wondered what to do with your cable box after you mount your television? Here is a great DIY corner shelf idea that gives off that awesome industrial vibe using these amazingpipe fittings as shelf brackets.
Learn how to build floating shelves, it's easier than you think! Follow these instructions to build and install floating shelves in your home. You will want to dress up your laundry once you see this simple shelving idea.
Looking for an easier way to use natural wood or driftwood. This is a great shelf for those that don’t want to do a lot of drilling into a wall but still create a wall shelf (I know odd, to say). We thought using this boat cleat was such a smart hanging idea. You will love this DIY hanging rope shelf that is perfectly rustic and fun.
These wire baskets are another great DIY shelving idea to try that seems pretty easy to complete. You will love how quickly you are able to store things in your child’s room, nursery, or play area.
DIY Built-in Shelving Ideas (and some fun bookcases)
Here are some inexpensive shelving ideas that really help make space feel like home. Learn how you can use store-bought shelves (IKEA hacks anyone) or simple materials to create a custom look for half the price.
Create an inexpensive and one-of-kind built-in shelving and storage cabinet for all of your organizational needs. You will love learning how to upper stock cabinets to complete this cheap basement remodel.
Nursery closet shelving built for under $100. These DIY shelves will help you get organized before your little bundle of joy arrives! We also love the neutral cloth storage baskets with chalkboard labels!
Hello! My name is Erin and I am a DIY nut. Currently, I live in Ohio with my beautiful family. My husband and I love making our house a home through DIY projects. I hope this site inspires you to become a DIY nut!