Scrap Wood Floating Shelves Tutorial

These floating shelves serve two purposes.  The first being to disguise several necessary, but unattractive items on the main wall you see as you enter the house (this includes the doorbell box, thermostat and kitchen light switch). And, the second being to add a decorative touch to a tall, narrow wall. I found loads of detailed tutorials on how to build and hang floating shelves, so I'm not going to go into depth on areas that have been well-covered already.  This tutorial is geared towards creating this specific look....more