All our posts about the things that fascinate us; buildings, shelving, design and making

New pedestals & side tables

We are launching a range of small freestanding units soon. They will be available to buy through our planners or directly through our shop. They have been designed as a complimentary range of bedside tables, under desk pedestals and side tables.

Corona Virus Upate

We're still open for business, if you would like a system designed for you try speaking to our expert planners, they are either woking remotely or from our St Albans studio and workshop. Contact them via phone, email or use our shelfbuilder form.

9 Great Things About Home Shelving Systems

They’ve been around for years so why would you buy a wall mounted shelving system instead of floating shelves, a freestanding bookcase, TV unit, wardrobe or built in storage. They all give you more storage space so what really is the difference.

No Plastic

It has taken longer than we thought and probably cost more, but our new sample boxes have arrived! 

How to Make a Great Homeworking Desk

We are surprised to see how popular wall to wall floating desks are considering they are difficult to buy or make yourself, we've attached a few good youtube links so you can see how professionals make a wall desk and see the effort that goes into it. We've been making shelves for years but last year we launched our floating desk.

Google Sketchup + 3DWarehouse

We’ve been busy building CAD models so it’s easy to use our shelving system in every project. We’re now at  3D Warehouse  but we have also updated all our CAD bundles in our  download  section of our website. Our downloads include plans, elevations and 3d models and are set up as dwg, dxf and Sketchup file formats. We’ve […]

Our Planning Service

Take a look at some of our short time-lapse videos so you can see how our planning service works, we have a team of planners who can help advise, set out and design your system completely free of charge. After receiving an enquiry we will normally take 24hrs to turn around a drawing and quote.

Just Powder

Our shelving system components, shelves and cabinets are formed from aluminium and all have a powder coated finish. See our latest video showing how the dry powder is applied to one of our parts. In many high end applications the components are electro coated following the pretreatment process, and this is particularly useful in automotive […]

Fitting Our Rail Covers

 If you are fitting or installing our shelving system you may want to watch this test video. Our rail covers are easy to fit and this short video shows you how, but we are also going to produce a number of short videos for specific parts of the installation. These will include; setting out, […]

Keep It Clean

Our shelving system is easy to look after.  To clean your shelving use a clean damp cloth (non abrasive) to wipe the painted (powder coated finish) surfaces,  you can use a little bit of soap and water but it is best to use something with a small amount of vinegar. You can either make up your own […]