Floating Component Shelf

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The floating shelf concept is a fantastic new decorative idea that is taking the country by storm. It boggles the mind because, most of the time, if you see a shelf you can see the braces supporting it but with this interesting idea there are no braces to see. If you are looking for a fun way to store your components, a floating shelf is perfect.

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Wall shelf for display decorations, photo frames and more. It is made of wood with antique finish. Application in all kinds of interiors according to taste and need. Received a lot of top ratings from satisfied customers.

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Paramount AV Component Shelf

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If you're searching for a piece that will help you to properly organize your AV components, try this practical shelf made of black metal. Flexible and space-saving is characterized by a double-stud installation, accommodating your A/V equipment under your flat panel TV. A great solution for smaller spaces and closets.

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Floating component shelf combines practicality and class. Designed to enhance modern houses, they bring fresh, minimal style. Hitched to the wall, it creates a space to store light things.

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This Fireplace Mantel Shelf in Black is characterized by MDF construction and stylish appearance. Easy to mount by screwing it into the wall. Not compatible with a brick fireplace. Wipe clean with a dry cloth.

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DVD and TV Component Wall Mount

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This kind of shelf is made of aluminum. It is a solid and supportive item that provides space for DVD players and TV components. Its surface is also covered with tempered glass that assures additional strength.

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Very Affordable Floating AV Shelf by Othacity, $125.00

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Although metal shelves are usually simple, also classic lovers will find something for themselves - especially when they think about putting TV there. A dark finish in the espresso veneer of this rectangular floating component shelf - fits into any interior.

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Component shelves

Some people think that mounting the floating shelves without the additional support is impossible. There is a little hack how to do it - just buy the shelves with the build in frame, which could be easily mounted with the screws.

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Floating Component Shelf

Buying Guide

If you'd like to know how to install a floating component shelf, then you should know that there are several ways to do it using different types of hardware. You can choose to use brackets that are specifically designed for floating shelves but are also visible to the eye.

Alternatively, if you'd like to keep the hardware out of sight, then you can build your own hollow shelf and slide it right onto a wooden cleat.

Another option is using figure-eight fasteners to hold your shelf up on the wall.

If you are using brackets, use a stud finder to find the studs in the wall. Then use a drill to drill into the stud where you would like to hang the shelf.

Next, secure the bracket in the hole and use a level to place the second bracket. Install the second bracket using a drill and secure it tightly.

Lastly, measure the distance between the bracket holes equally and drill the bracket holes into your shelf, then slide the shelf onto the brackets.#

Floating component shelves are a more streamlined and minimalist option compared to traditional models as they won’t interrupt your wall’s flow with supporting braces.

As well as being more versatile, this makes them a better choice in minimalist or contemporary settings in particular.

A floating component shelf is perfect for DVD players, cable boxes, small speakers, and other accessories your entertainment system needs. As long as the floating component shelf is close to the TV or entertainment system, the cables connecting the devices can remain nearly invisible, enhancing the minimalist appearance.

The exact electronics that can be stored on a floating shelf partly depend on its depth. Floating shelves are rarely deeper than 8”, so large DVD players or game consoles might not fit safely.

Floating component shelves can also work for books and decor. However, keep in mind that each floating component shelf has a weight limit. Since books weigh so much, a floating component shelf designed for electronics might not hold multiple large books.

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