Paint Ready Floating Shelves

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    Paint Ready

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    Floating Shelves DIY Paint Ready

    You watched three YouTube videos and know you could ABSOLUTELY make your own DIY floating shelves for your home office.

    But -- when will you have the time? And how much will the extra tools cost?

    Save prep time with wood floating shelves cut to size, sanded, and ready for paint upon arrival. Unfinished poplar wood shelves are affordable to keep your project under budget!

    Sturdy, Durable Wood Floating Shelves

    J Thomas Home skilled artisans are much like you -- we take pride in learning new skills and diligently handcrafting every floating shelf and heavy-duty bracket with the same attention to detail we know you put in to each project for your own home!

    Check out the installation process for paint ready wood floating shelves using our heavy-duty metal bracket, as seen on Bargain Mansions.

    How To DIY Thick Floating Shelves

    J Thomas Home 3" thick paint ready wood floating shelves are 0.75" thick solid poplar formed into a 3" thick hollow box shelf with heavy-duty brackets of wood included.

    Installing these wooden brackets is slightly different than our metal brackets. Click to watch now!

    Placing a Paint Ready Floating Shelf Order

    1. Thickness Options

    J Thomas Home Paint Ready Floating Shelves with Heavy-Duty Brackets are handcrafted in three thicknesses:
    solid 1 5/8"H, hollow 2", or hollow 3"H.
    Click each thickness to learn more!

    2. Measure (twice!)

    Select the best size paint ready wood floating shelves for your kitchen, bathroom, laundry room or home office.

    Custom size unfinished poplar wood floating shelves are available!

    Free Custom Size Shelf Quote Now!

    3. Unfinished, Paint Ready

    Your are in control of the final look and color of the shelves matching existing decor, or creating a unique piece that reflects your personal style.

    Find "Design Advice" below if you are still not sure what paint color is best for your floating shelves.

    4. To-Do to Done!

    Your shelves will be ready to ship to your door in about 10 business days from your order date so that you can check floating shelves off of your To Do List and start your next home improvement project faster!


    Shelf Size and Finish

    DIY doesn't have to be lonely!

    We've rounded up the most frequently-asked customer questions about what size floating shelves to order and finish ideas for you!

    Built for YOU!

    Everything we do is centered around You and Your space!

    Heavy Duty

    Built to last from sustainably sourced real wood!

    Made in the USA

    Sustainably handcrafted locally in the heart of America by professional wood workers.

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    Backed by over 7,700 Etsy and 500 Five-Star Google reviews. Nothing leaves our building unless it's 5 star worthy!

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    Get Answers!

    For more personalized assistance selecting your shelving, snap and send us a photo of your space (demo, dogs, and all -- no judgement!).

    We'll gladly offer our expert opinion for the most functional shelving sizes in a finish that complements your color scheme best!

    Email Emily For Design Advice