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

How to buy – Alcove shelving

There are a few routes to buying alcove shelving; Ikea? DIY shelving? Cabinetmakers? or Italy? but where do you begin, below we looked at several routes. We have included our own alcove design guide and prices towards the end of the post and will be adding a step by step process for designing and fitting the ON&ON system.

Get Ready for Homeworking

Get ready with our made to measure wall desk and shelves, they are an investment but who will pay for it? Homeworking expenses can include equipment, office furniture and computer equipment, so this could be the best time to make a great space to work.

New side tables

We have launched a range of small modern side tables. They have been designed as a complimentary range of bedside tables, under desk pedestals and side tables with a simple and uncomplicated aesthetic. They are the first iteration of our freestanding shelving system.

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.

Order – Our new samples

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

How to Make – Great Wall Desks

We are surprised to see how popular large 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 made to measure wall 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.