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Shelves Roy UT

Looking for Shelves in Roy? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Roy that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Shelves in Roy.

Sparrows Home Furnishings
(801) 731-5400
4456 S 1900 West
Roy, UT
 
Lucie's Seat Covers
(801) 394-6221
860 W Riverdale Rd Ste B4
Ogden, UT
 
Four Sisters Furniture and Custom Framing
(801) 621-5807
1150 W Riverdale Rd
Ogden, UT
 
Furniture Doctor The
(801) 775-8668
1558 W 1590 N
Clearfield, UT
 
Crown Elite Bedrooms
(801) 621-5331
880 W Riverdale Rd
Ogden, UT
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Gravis Leo
(801) 731-0336
3640 S 5100 W
Hooper, UT
 
Al's Furniture Rentals
(801) 825-0988
2233 North Main Street
Clearfield, UT
 
IntelliBED
(801) 399-0414
1151 W Riverdale RD
Riverdale, UT
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Furniture In a Box
(801) 392-1200
3705 S 250 W
Ogden, UT
 
Burton Christopher
(801) 627-6302
3160 Grant Ave
Ogden, UT
 
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HandymanWire -Shelving Questions and Answers




Built-in Bookshelf

I am looking to cut into existing sheet rock wall and build-in a bookshelf. Can I do this without jeopardizing support to the house? How deep is the avarage wall? This will affect how deep my shelves will be. Where do I start? Will I have to anchor the shelves to something?

Is this wall an outside wall? Or is it a "load bearing" wall? Here is the scoop on walls. Generally walls are just 3 1/2 inches deep. They are built with 2x4's. You might have a house built with 2x6's but that wall is only 5 1/5 inches deep. With outside walls, you would be opening up the area that is filled with insulation.

The support they provide requires a stud every 16 inches. If you were to want to go wider than that you would need to support a header (horizontal 2x6's or bigger depending on the span) above the bookshelf area. All in all, I would NOT recommend building it into an outside wall.

Now about inside walls. A load bearing wall is one that typically runs the same way as the ridge of your roof line and supports the upstairs floor. Some walls are not load bearing and you can remove them entirely or cut into them to your hearts content. For load bearing walls, again, you would need to replace the studs with a header supported at either end. First thing of course willbe to determine if the wall is a load bearing wall.

What makes it load bearing, is among other things, does the floor above have joists that end on and are supported by the wall in question. If we are talking a first floor wall, is it above a beam in the basement, running parallel to it, just above it.

So where does that leave you? I am not sure what you had in mind for size or location, etc. But you may be better off building it against a wall as part of the wall instead of inside the wall.

As for attaching the shelves they sell many different kinds of shelf supports. Many you can just drill holes in the shelf side walls and by placing the pins in the different holes adjust the height of the shelves. Or you can go with a permanent mounting of the shelves by cutting dadoes (slots) in the sides into which the shelf fits and permanently glue them in.


Shelving

Looking for a cost effective and durable way to mount shelving to a wall? Wall is plaster board with pressed wood panaling.


What sort of shelves. What will they have to hold, weight-wise and what about appearance?

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