Plants are important to have around us. Either for the oxygen, the beautification, or just for the love of it. If you are a plant lover and you like to have your plants all up in your apartment and have run out of space or you're looking for new ideas on how to store your plants and give them sunlight, then this is for you.
We've carefully put together a list of 25 DIY window plant shelf ideas just for you. The DIY Window Plant Shelf is one of the best additions you can make to your home. It's a stylish way to store plant pots or anything else that you want to keep safe and dry. This shelf can be installed on any window in any room and includes a shelf hanger and two oval hooks for more options.
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1. How To Make A Window Shelf
Hey, fam! Are you a lover of plants and own lots of plants? Then you do want to create more space for them. You can do that by building a window shelf just for your plants. All you need is some sisal rope (you're going to be tying knots), wood, a drill, measuring tape and you're good to go. With these materials, we'll teach you how to DIY a plant shelf.
2. Easy Plant Shelf DIY
If you own a lot of plants, then this is surely a hack you should learn. How to DIY an easy plant shelf. All you need is some strong durable rope, screws, measuring tape, and some wood stain. In this video, we also show you some IKEA hacks that'll be great for you and your plants.
3. DIY Under Window Plant Shelf
This DIY hack is one of the easiest projects you'll ever do. With this hack, you'll learn to DIY your own under window plant shelf and it's pretty easy. You'll need some wood, a drill, a detachable leg stand for the shelf. You can decide to stain the wood or not. After drilling the leg stand to the wood your under-window shelf is pretty much ready for your plants.
4. DIY Window Plant Shelf
Plants are beautiful, as well as exciting to have and take care of. So you just have to give them the utmost care possible. Having said that, you're going to be learning how to DIY a window plant shelf. It's a lot easier than you might imagine. First, you'll need to get your wood. The size will depend on the size of your window, so you must get your window measured first.
Next, you'll need to sandpaper the wood to make it smooth. After that, you strain it. Then bore some holes where the ropes will pass through and you're good to go.
5. How To Make A Window Plant Shelf
This is one of those projects that are straightforward. The key to making it look like it’s always been in your home, though, is found in the details. Using things like caulk and wood filler before painting will make all the difference in how your finished product looks. Let's show you how your very own window plant shelf. loveandrenovations
6. DIY Floating Window Plant Shelf
This right here is something special. This is a floating window plant shelf. Sounds sorta boujee yeah? Don't worry, it's all pretty easy to get done. You can give your plants all of the sunlight they need and help them stay out of the cold by learning to DIY your floating window plant shelf. grillo-designs
7. Indoor Window Shelf For Plants
Your plants don't have to die because you don't have enough space for them. You can fix that by learning to make a DIY indoor window shelf. This way, all your plants can get all the sunlight they need.
Now, before you run off to go buy some wood, you have to get your window measured to know what size of wood to get. Here is a list of things you'll need to get this project done:
What You Need:
- Tape measure
- Set of drill bits
- 4 shelf brackets
- 2 wooden shelves
- Package of wood screws
- Level (or the Measure app on an iPhone)
The most exciting part of this project is that you can get it done in 1 - 2 hours. So, what are you waiting for? reviewed
8. Window Plant Shelves
Looking for a way to display your plants in a big window? Then window plant shelves are just the right thing for you. They're easy to build and set up, they don't consume a lot of time and most importantly, your plants can finally get those sun rays you've been wanting them to. madeinaday
9. Building A Window Plant Shelf
Building a window plant shelf has never been easier. In this video, we'll be showing you how to build a DIY window held for your plants or in this case a window sill extension to accommodate your plants. You'll need some wood, sandpaper, measuring tape, and a drill. Once you have all these materials, you're set and ready to go.
10. Hanging Shelves For Plants
This project is a $35 easy DIY hanging shelf for plants. It's cost and time-effective and your plants will love it. Let's show you how to get this DIY hack done in quick and easy-to-understand steps.
See also: 25 DIY Wall Planter Projects
11. Window Plant Shelf DIY
Are you a plant lover and you're looking to bring your plants in but don't have much space in your apartment or condo? Not to worry. You can easily just DIY a window plant shelf and that solves a problem.
You'll need a window shelf, 2 pinewoods for support, and some glue. Remember the woods have to be cut to your window size. One of the exciting things about this hack is that you don't have to drill, you can just use glue. This is exceptionally efficient especially if you do not own the building. Come on, let's get to it.
12. IKEA Window Plant Shelf
Do you know you can DIY your window plant shelf for just $20? Oh yes, you can.
Looking to bring your plants or add more extensions? All you need to do is get an IKEA mosslanda picture ledge, 2 supporting wood stands, glue, and clamps, and voila, you're good to go.
13. Hanging Window Plant Shelf
If you have a green thumb and have your plants all over the place and want more space, you can DIY this hack and build your own hanging window plant shelf.
Here are the things you need:
- Rag for stain
- Miter saw or circular saw
- Measuring tape
- Drill bits (1-inch for the holes in the wood where the rope will go through and ¼ inch for the holes for the hooks in the ceiling). abowieproject
14. DIY Hanging Plant Shelf
Plants are a good way to take your interior decor up a notch. But the best place to have them is right at your window where there's lots of sunlight. If you have cats, you're thinking that's probably a bad idea. But we've got you, you can DIY a hanging plant shelf. Want to know how to get this done? Let's get to it. livingthegraylife
15. DIY Window Floating Shelves
Times are changing and with it comes new and exciting innovations. Plant lovers have gone from the traditional plant bracket shelves to the more exciting and efficient window floating shelves. The best part of this is that you can DIY your window floating shelf and you don't have to be a guru to do that. We can show you how. thejoyofplants
16. Cat Proof Window Plant Shelf
You would want to get in on this one. If you have cats and babies and are a plant lover, then this is for you. Cat proof window plant shelves are a thing. A really exciting and efficient thing to be honest. And guess what? We can teach you how to DIY a cat-proof window plant shelf. You can enjoy the view, add to your decor while having your plants protected. boxycolonial
17. Window Ledge Plant Shelf
Are you having a hard time creating space for your plants? It's easy. You can just DIY a window ledge plant shelf and voila, problem solved. This video gives you a step-by-step guide on how to get it done.
18. Window Plant Rope Shelf
Ever heard of the hanging gardens of Babylon. Well, you sure weren't alive then but you can't replicate that technology right in your home or office. Whether you're looking to add some decor with your plants or you just love plants, you can create a window plant rope shelf. This way it just hangs from your window. The best part? We can show you how.
19. How To Make A Window Plant Hanger
It's so true that small plants can spruce up a place. So why not make a window plant hanger, whatever size fits your window. It's all in here. Let's show you.
20. DIY Plant Shelf
You can place your plants wherever you want. Above your bed in your bedroom, by your window, literally anywhere and everywhere. And you can make them for cheap. Get in here and let's get to work.
21. DIY Window Plant Shelf
If you have children and pets at home and you're a plant lover, then you've got to make a drastic intervention. These window plant shelves are just the thing for you. It keeps your plants safe and your children and pets out of their reach. hometalk
22. Removable Window Shelf For Plants
What do you do when you have lots of greenery in your apartment and need more space and at the same time want to keep your plants out of the reach of your dog? Simple! You build a removable window plant shelf. Guess what? We can show you how. createdbyv
23. DIY Hanging Plant Shelf
These hanging plant shelves never go out of fashion. You can adjust them however you like. Make them a two or a three-tier shelf or adjust the height. It's effective and stylish. And guess what? You can do it yourself. Find out how. dreaminghomeblog
24. Easy Window Plant Shelf
Are you on a budget and need an easy-to-do window plant shelf? Well, we've got your back. You can DIY this single bracket window plant shelf for just $10. Yep! You heard right.
Come on in, let's get into it. therivergoat
25. How To Build A Window Plant Shelf
This window plant shelf was built with lumber and a few decking screws. Quite simple right?
You can learn how to do it too.
In case you missed: 24 DIY Hanging Planter Ideas
There you have it! 25 DIY plant shelves. Now you can have more space for your plants and give them the much-deserved care that they need. Feel free to go through the list again, if you’re having a hard time choosing, let us know in the comments section and we’ll help make a fantastic choice for you.