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Exploring Different Types of Wall Shelves

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By Wooden StreetPublished about a month ago 3 min read

Wall shelves are more than just practical storage solutions; they can transform the look and feel of a room. Whether you’re looking to display your favorite books, showcase decorative items, or simply add some extra storage space, the right wall shelves can make a significant impact. Let's dive into the various types of wall shelves, including some unique offerings from Wooden Street, a popular destination for high-quality, stylish furniture.

Floating Shelves


Floating shelves are sleek, minimalist shelves that appear to be suspended without visible supports. They create a clean, modern look and are perfect for displaying small items.


  • Displaying photo frames and small decor items
  • Holding books or magazines
  • Adding storage in bathrooms for toiletries

Wooden Street Recommendation:

Wooden Street offers a variety of floating shelves in different finishes and sizes, perfect for adding a touch of elegance to any room.

Corner Shelves


Corner shelves are designed to fit snugly into the corners of a room, making use of often neglected space. They can be both decorative and functional.


  • Maximizing storage in small spaces
  • Displaying plants, vases, or other decorative items
  • Organizing kitchen spices or bathroom essentials
  • Wooden Street Recommendation:

Explore Wooden Street's range of corner shelves, which come in both simple and intricate designs to match your decor.

Ladder Shelves


Ladder shelves lean against the wall and feature a tiered design. They offer a casual, contemporary look and are great for displaying items at varying heights.


  • Creating a stylish bookcase
  • Displaying plants, photos, and art
  • Organizing office supplies

Wooden Street Recommendation:

Wooden Street's ladder shelves are available in various wood finishes, ensuring they complement any home office or living room setup.

Box Shelves


Box shelves are cubical or rectangular units that can be mounted on the wall in various configurations. They offer a modern, geometric look.


  • Displaying collections of small items
  • Creating a feature wall with multiple units
  • Organizing books and decor

Wooden Street Recommendation:

Check out Wooden Street's modular box shelves, which can be arranged in creative patterns to suit your space and style.

Industrial Shelves


Industrial shelves typically combine wood and metal, creating a robust, edgy look. They are ideal for adding a rustic or urban touch to your decor.


  • Storing kitchenware in an open kitchen
  • Displaying books and decorative items in the living room
  • Organizing tools and supplies in a workshop

Wooden Street Recommendation:

Wooden Street's industrial shelves feature sturdy construction and a stylish design, perfect for adding character to any room.

Wall-Mounted Cabinets


Wall-mounted cabinets are enclosed shelves with doors, providing hidden storage while still being mounted on the wall. They offer a clean, uncluttered look.


  • Storing kitchen supplies or pantry items
  • Organizing bathroom essentials
  • Keeping office supplies out of sight

Wooden Street Recommendation:

Explore Wooden Street’s wall-mounted cabinets for a blend of open shelving and concealed storage, ideal for maintaining a tidy appearance.

Picture Ledges


Picture ledges are narrow shelves specifically designed to display framed photos, artwork, and other flat items. They allow for easy rearrangement and layering.


  • Creating a gallery wall
  • Displaying art and family photos
  • Organizing books and magazines in a stylish way

Wooden Street Recommendation:

Wooden Street's picture ledges come in various lengths and finishes, making it easy to create a personalized display area.


Wall shelves are a versatile addition to any home, offering both functional storage and aesthetic appeal. Whether you prefer the sleek look of floating shelves, the creative configurations of box shelves, or the rustic charm of industrial shelves, there is a perfect option for every style and need. Wooden Street offers a wide range of wall shelves that combine quality craftsmanship with stylish designs, ensuring you find the perfect fit for your home.

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