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Simple Tricks that Make You Look Smart - well, I'm not sure how smart they will make you look, but there are some good tips in here :)
How to install semi-floating shelves. Tip on how to secure items to the wall when there is no stud to drill into.
Hanging Shelf: This is a cool idea (especially for in front of a window). Get the hardware store to drill four holes (2 on each end) and then pull four strands of knotted rope through each hole. Gather at the top (knot again) and hang from hooks. (Maria of Folksy Home has a tutorial for a hanging shelf like this on her blog here.) Image via lolalina.com via vtwonen..