Remodelaholic | 50+ Cool Wall Shelves

Remodelaholic | 50+ Cool Wall Shelves

Cool wall shelves can add visual interest and storage space in any room of the home. Find your favorites in this list of unique shelves and a few to build too. 

Before you add those shelves to your walls try putting up shiplap, painting a herringbone accent wall or create a faux wallpaper look.

Saint George 2019 House 21 AJ Construction, photo by Remodelaholic

Wall Shelves to Buy

There are so many great shelves around to buy. They come in all shapes, sizes, and finishes. And we’ve done the work for you! Check out our favorite cool wall shelves.

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Wall Shelves to Build

We love to build things around here too, so it wouldn’t be fair to not feature cool wall shelves to build too. And the good news is, most of these are fairly certain DIY projects.

How to Style and Use in the Home

I can’t say it enough, but cool wall shelves can be used in practically any room. See how some of these shelves have been styled and used in different spaces.

Salt Lake Parade of Homes 2018 Home 5 Regal Homes, photo by Remodelaholic

The laundry room, a place that always needs shelves for laundry essentials, but this one has a special trick, it folds out to be a drying rack, how cool!

Saint George Parade of Homes 2019 House 22 SunRiver Construction, LC, photo by Remodelaholic

Offices are great for adding picture ledges. Mix in photos and prints for a fun look. Picture ledges can be a great alternative to a gallery wall. Hang a shelf, then rearrange the photos on the ledge until they look how you like.

Saint George Parade of Homes 2019 House 20 Split Rock Fine Homes, Inc, photo by Remodelaholic

Floating shelves are so trendy in kitchens right now. They give an open airy look and can be used for some pretty storage or to add greenery.

Saint George Parade of Homes 2019 House 09 Sullivan Homes, LLC, photo by Remodelaholic

Create a dramatic effect with a large geometric wall shelf, they work great in living rooms, bedrooms, over desks in an office.

Saint George Parade of Homes 2019 House 28 Diamond B Builders, photo by Remodelaholic

Bathrooms are also a great space to add some floating shelves above a toilet for extra storage and use of that space. Where is your favorite space to add cool wall shelves?

Looking for even more DIY wall shelves? Check out these wall shelf tutorials, 5 tips for building a floating shelf, and even how to build a recessed shelf.

Be sure to pin these cool wall shelves for later!

About Emily Benson

I’m Emily and I share my ideas to celebrate and create over at The Benson Street.

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