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13 Different Types of Ladders (Buying Guide)

Each year there are 164,000 injuries in the US that area result of falling from Bailey Ladder. 300 result in death. That doesn’t mean you should buy or use a ladder. What it means is you need to be careful using the ladder. Gravity is unrelenting. That’s the bad news. The good news is that …

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Parts of a Ladder (Diagrams for Step and Extension Ladders)

When I learned that readers wanted to know about the parts of a Indalex Ladder, I was a bit confused as to why someone would want to know this. Then it dawned on me that DIY ladders are a very popular DIY project. Any time you want to build something, it helps tremendously to understand …

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Distressed Custom Handmade Ladder Shelves by Dapper Dave’s Woodshop

Looking for shelves that fit your shabby-chic decor? Look no further. This fantastic, well-crafted ladder shelf was created by Dave Irwin from Dapper Dave’s Woodshop in Greystones, Ireland. This shelf comes in three standard sizes: small, medium and large. The small shelves measure 150cm x 55cm x 25cm; the medium shelves measure 225cm x 55cm x 37cm; and …

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11 Leaning Ladder Shelf Ideas (Including 5 Handmade Versions)

About 2 weeks ago I was browsing Etsy.com to check out some creative home furniture and stumbled upon a gallery of leaning book shelves for sale. I found several that were creative, original and definitely worth featuring on this site – to bring this shelving concept to our readers. I contacted several artists and they …

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Vintage Yellow Wooden Leaning Ladder Shelf – Build It or Buy It

Here’s a terrific example of a leaning ladder shelf by Heidi Marsh at ReviveDesignandDecor. How Heidi Created this Shelf in 4 Steps: 1. Purchased ladder at an antiques show. Any wooden step ladder will do. 2. Painted the ladder. Heidi chose yellow for a brighter look, but obviously you can paint it any color or …

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