By Mary Mazzoni on Jun 26, 2013

Make Shelves from Trashed Skateboard Decks

Photo: Brook Wilhelmsen/Being Brook

Photo: Brook Wilhelmsen/Being Brook

We've seen skateboards transformed into everything from belt buckles to guitars. But when we spotted this rad shelving setup made from trashed skateboard decks, we just had to get a closer look.

Blogger Brook Wilhelmsen of Being Brook devised the concept to please her 10-year-old, who is "totally obsessed with skateboards," but this awesome idea is perfect for reuse-lovers of all ages.

Photo: Brook Wilhelmsen/Being Brook

Photo: Brook Wilhelmsen/Being Brook

The setup may look complicated, but it's actually a cinch to put together and virtually free. The hardest part will be figuring out which corner of your home could use a reuse spruce!

Ready to give it a try? Get step-by-step instructions on how to build it yourself at Being Brook.

Mary Mazzoni

Based in the Phoenix metro area, Mary is a lifelong vegetarian and enjoys outdoor activities like hiking, biking and relaxing in the park. When she’s not outside, she’s probably watching baseball. She is a former assistant editor for Earth911.

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