DIY Storage Cabinets [Freestanding] | Ana White


Freestanding Storage Shelving Options

  • BEGINNER FRIENDLY: Very straightforward to construct utilizing simply 2×4 boards
  • YOUR SIZE: Straightforward to customise in measurement to suit your house
  • NO HOLES IN THE WALL: Freestanding, so will work with concrete, brick, metallic partitions or for rental models
  • THIN SHELVES: As a result of the cabinets are solely 1-1/2″ thick, this creates more room vertically
  • YOUR NEEDS: Customise shelving placement as wanted or so as to add workbench or storage media heart
  • FITS TOTES: Designed to suit totes and packing containers
  • MOVEABLE AND REUSEABLE: Straightforward to take aside and reuse the 2x4s

Customization Concepts for Freestanding Storage Shelving

Utility Workaround: Constructed round water heater and with roll out shoe bench.  

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Across the Door: Shorter finish to suit round storage door:

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Face Elevate: This person added a barn door to the entrance

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Work Round: A inbuilt workbench within the heart, may be used for a TV

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Concrete Basement Wall: Not required to be connected to the wall

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Completed: The shelving is strong wooden, so you may paint or stain it simply

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Video Tutorial

Here’s a very fast video of constructing this storage shelving:

Venture Notes

  • You can also make your shelving as lengthy or quick as you need.  
  • The span between leg units will be altered.  Mine are about 5′ aside, and it is a lot robust.  In keeping with the Sagulator you may put about 200 kilos on a six foot lengthy shelf, made from 2×4 boards – however do take a look at.  For heavy objects, like bulk meals or water, make the span much less.
  • You may go taller with the shelving, however do contemplate ahead tipping – you’ll want to connect to the wall.
  • You may add extra cabinets, at any peak.  And the cabinets will be partial or full size
  • I like to recommend you safe to the wall to stop ahead tipping or racking

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