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Installing shelving will utilize your wall space for extra storage. A shelf will also provide an excellent space for decorations to help you personalize a room.
40 MIN | EASY | 12 STEPS
WHAT YOU'LL NEED
Start by determining where the new shelf will go.
Mark where one end of the shelf is to be located.
Using a level, draw a faint pencil line on the wall.
Hold up the shelf mounting plate on the line and mark where the fasteners are to go.
Follow the directions on the package of the hollow-wall fasteners.
You may need to drill a pilot hole for the type of fastener to be used.
Install the hollow-wall fasteners by tapping them in place with the hammer.
Thread the screws through the shelf brackets and tighten them.
The fasteners expand as they tighten, supporting the shelf bracket.
Check the shelf for a good, tight installation.
Place your new shelf!
Use the level to make sure the shelf straight.
Your extra storage is ready to go!