02:40PM | 01/19/04
Member Since: 01/18/04
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I would like to build closet shelves using wood. I would like them to be 14" deep so I'm thinking of using 3/4" plywood with molding along the front edge to conceal the raw edge and to provide stiffening. Perhaps I could use 1/2's here. The shelves would be about 5 feet wide and wrap around one side of the closet. I am wondering what is the best way to design them so that any vertical supports along the front edge aren't too obtrusive. I'm thinking of using 1/2's for that. Does anyone know where I can find some detailed plans for DYI closet shelves?


03:42PM | 01/20/04
Member Since: 09/25/03
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Just received the Feb issue of Family Handyman and there's an article on 'Maximize your closet'. Might give you some alternate ideas on what you could build.
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