Shelves are the basic key of furniture. There are many different materials for shelves on the market. It can be made from plastic, DIY shelves, metal and wood. Many shelves are used in a house. Shelves for kitchen cabinets, wall shelves, book shelves, some decorative shelves, etc. are the well-known examples of basic shelves that are needed in a house.
If you want to build a shelf, first think about how to use the shelf and about a load that the shelf will carry. If you need a heavy shelf, think about the thickness, width and length of the wood used in this shelf.
When making a wooden shelf, you should first take care of its use. If you want to make a shelf for bright ornaments in your living room, you should think about the color and design rather than the thickness of the wood. When using it for heavy ornaments like books or household appliances, first think about the strength of the wood.
Here we present some types of wood for the production of wooden shelves:
- Pine: This wood quality is very popular on the market due to its delightful nature. It can easily be painted and stained. The jaw is strong, but you shouldn’t use it to load heavy materials.
- Plywood: Due to its strength, this wood is ideal on the market and inexpensive compared to other types of wood. This wood is available in various qualities that determine the smoothness and appearance.