Frequently Asked Questions About Shelves
How to Decorate Shelves
A shelves can be a great extra spaces not only as an additional storage, but also can bring more spot that you can explore and decorate to bring more personal touch into your space. Here are some ideas on how you can decorate your shelves to make it looks amazing :
Showcase Your Favorite Collectibles
Instead of keeping your favorite collections or collectibles hidden inside your cabinet, why not show off them on your shelves. This way, not only you can be proud of them while the visitors see it, it also will make the space looks unique and more personal.
If you want to add some green, fresh and natural looks into your space, than you can make use of your shelves to do this job. By putting some artificial plants above your wall shelves, you can easily create your own floating garden. To get a perfect results, combining different kind of plants, flowers and vines in a random arrangement to make it looks natural.
Another great ideas to decorate your shelves is by using them as a story board where you put some of your family pictures frame there and group them in different shelf. For example, use one shelf to display all of your traveling photos, while other shelf used to show off the photos of your wedding days. This way, any visitor or family members can see them and can easily following the journey of your life just by seeing the shelves.
Around The World
If you love travelling, than you can decorate your shelves using the souvenirs from all of the country that you had visited. Showcase them in your shelves not only will make your space feels rich with the combinations of various items with different style, but it can also shows to your visitor that you have travelled all around the world!
How High to Hang Wall Floating Shelves?
Determining a perfect height to hang a wall shelves should consider two different aspect. First, you need to consider it’s main functionality as a storage space, so it must easy to reach. Secondly, you should consider it from the decorative point of view, so, as any other wall decoration items, it should be placed within our eye level. Thus, considering those two factors, the perfect ideal high for any wall shelves is around 4 to 6 feet above the floor.
How to Arrange Multiple Floating Shelf?
If you bought or created a set of wall shelves with separate shelf, arrange them in the wall sometimes can be a quite challenging where you should be use all of your own creativity and imagination to set up the perfect layout that will perfectly suit your space. And here are some basic ideas that you can use as a guidelines to arrange multiple shelf to get the best results :
If you want to create a clean, structured looks, then the symmetrical layout is the best choice for you. In this arrangement, you put those shelf in the same height and line them up horizontally, or you can also stack them vertically.
In this arrangement, you can hang those set of shelves randomly as you want to create a more creative and artistic looks. One important thing you should pay attention if you are choosing this approach is to make sure they still looks like one group or set of shelves, thus, avoid placing ones too far from the others. And one of our favorite tricks to keep them together is by creating some overlap between the shelf.