Sunday December 4th, 2016

DIY shelf from an old bed slate

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The best thing about being a DIYer is that you can find solutions for the house at any given moment. For instance this shelf. Let me be more precise.. I bought a microwave oven and the only place I could put it was at the kitchen at the place where I kept all the spices. But where would the spices go? Where? At the….drum roll….Bed slate shelf!

You will need an old slate, or a piece of wood that fits your needs (not too wide though), iron corners, screws and a drill. For extra charm you can decorate it with washi tape.

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Mark the wall and the wood at the places where the holes will be made. Screw the screws on the wood and then drill the holes on the wall.

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Then place the shelf on the wall (this will take 2 persons: one to do the job and one to hold the shelf) make sure the holes of the corners are on the correct spot, and screw. You’re done!

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It’s worth noticing that the whole thing took me about 15 minutes. Not bad huh?

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