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In just a few minutes, you can create handy storage shelves along any wall that has exposed wall studs, such as in a garage, basement or shed. Measure the distance between each stud, then cut a 2×4 shelf to fit snugly in between. Set the shelf between the studs, and attach it with 3-in. drywall screws. And if the wall is framed with 2x6s, cut the shelves from 2×6 stock.

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Danny Lipford is a home improvement expert and television personality who started his remodeling business, Lipford Construction, at the age of 21 in Mobile, Alabama. He gained national recognition as the host of the nationally syndicated television show, Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford, which started as a small cable show in Mobile. Danny's expertise in home improvement has also led him to be a contributor to popular magazines and websites and the go-to source for advice on everything related to the home. He has made over 200 national television appearances and served as the home improvement expert for CBS's The Early Show and The Weather Channel for over a decade. Danny is also the founder of 3 Echoes Content Studio,, and Checking In With Chelsea, a décor and lifestyle blog.

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