Make Marks on the Wood Strips

Make evenly spaced marks along the two 2"x4" wood strips at the points where the shelves will be placed.

Step 1

tilt saw blade to 45 degrees

tilt saw blade to 45 degrees

Cut the Strips of Wood

Set the height of the table-saw blade to 1 1/2". Tilt the blade of the saw to 45 degrees. Cut through each pencil mark in the two strips of wood.

Step 2

screw block to wall

screw block to wall

Cut Between Each Slot Set

To make wider slots, use a chisel and a hammer to cut out the area between each set of slots.

Step 3

Screw the Wood to the Board

Screw the two strips of wood to either side of the 3/4"-thick plywood board.