Learn how to build a great shelf that can go anywhere in your house
This video is part of a upcycling program with loads of other free and inspirational DIY ideas.
All the wood is recycled from discarded pallets.
"Orange Blossom Honey" by Lawrence Blatt
Recycling: How to build a shelf from a wooden pallet
In this video you will learn how to build a shelf from a wooden pallet.
You will need:
A pallet, work gloves, a measuring tape, a try square, a pencil, a saw, a sander, medium-grain sandpaper, a screwdriver, and screws.
Step 1: Begin by cutting the pallet in two lengthwise, at the level of the stringer board.
Now cut it width-wise, two planks from the edge.
Step 2: Measure the width of the remaining part.
Step 3: Cut a slat of this size.
Step 4: Sand the wood with medium-grain sandpaper.
Step 5: Then screw the plank onto the bottom.
Your shelf is now complete!