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Floating shelf for laptop station

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This beeswax-polished plywood shelf provides a neat display and storage solution for a small corner area. 





The project


I decided my husband's laptop station and "Queen corner" needed a little something. 


I made a box-style floating shelf from plywood with the help of our oldest grandson, Hunta, then oiled and beeswaxed it.





The E bracket is fixed to the wall and then the box slides over. The box is fixed in place with two screws from the top into the back brace of the bracket.


It’s not perfect but it's perfect for the spot!



How to install floating shelves


Floating shelves can be a practical storage solution and a brilliant addition to your home decor, allowing you to show off your favourite items and decorating style.


Check out or step-by-step guide to installing floating shelves. 




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