Fixing a Shelf to a Solid Wall

Step 1

Draw a straight horizontal line on the wall with a spirit level in the position you want your new shelf. Make sure the line is longer than the fixing holes however not longer than the shelf.

Step 2

Place the fixings in the predrilled holes provided making sure the offset part of the thread is facing the top part of the shelf.

Step 3

Place the fixings on the line and press the shelf into the wall so that the fixings make an indent in the wall. This will provide you the hole centre marks.

Step 4

Using an SDS drill and a 10mm drill bit drill a hole suitable for the wall plug supplied.

Step 5

Tap the wall plug in and Screw in the shelf support making sure the washer supplied is in position.

Step 6

Slide the shelf onto the fixing leaving a gap large enough to place a spanner between the wall and shelf.

Step 7

Place the spirit level onto the shelf. Check the shelf for level and adjust the supports accordingly.

Step 8

Sit back and enjoy!

Fixing a Shelf to a Plasterboard Wall

Step 1

Draw a straight horizontal line on the wall with a spirit level in the position you want your new shelf. Make sure the line is longer than the fixing holes however not longer than the shelf.

Step 2

Place the fixings in the predrilled holes provided making sure the offset part of the thread is facing the top part of the shelf.

Step 3

Place the fixings on the line and mark the shelf fixing centres. This will provide you the hole centre marks.

Step 4

Using an 20mm flat bit drill a hole for the gripit fixing.

Step 5

Place the gripit fixing into the hole ensuring the 2 pins are level with the horizontal line.

Step 6

Hammer the gripit fixing into the wall so that the fixing collar sits against the wall.

Step 7

Insert a screwdriver into the rotary insert and turn 90 degrees to the right. This will allow the wings to open at the back of the fixing and secure it to the wall.

Step 8

Screw in the rod provided so it is secured to the wall.

Step 9

Slide the shelf onto the fixing leaving a gap large enough to place a spanner between the wall and shelf.

Step 10

Place the spirit level onto the shelf. Check the shelf for level and adjust the supports accordingly!

Sit back and enjoy!