Upcycled Wooden Fruit Crates as Bathroom Towel Shelves7:00 PM
He took several of these old apple crates we found at a junk sale. He cleaned them up by lightly sanding them, then he sprayed them all over with Krylon Colormaster Clear Gloss Spray. This kept their original color, while protecting them for any moisture that may occur in the bathroom.
Here they are, dried and hung. Note that the middle of the crates did not line up with the studs in our bathroom wall. Hubby added an extra piece of wood in the back of the crate that could be mounted directly to the studs. No one can tell that these weren't original to the crates -- especially with towels in place.
This would be a fun project for about any room in the house. You can also add knick-knacks and toiletries. Or use them as book shelves in a bedroom or office!
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