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Recent Custom Shelving reviews in Melbourne

Samuel has been great. Everything I’ve asked has been possible and the job has been completed in good time, considering a few unexpected challenges along the way.

Build custom shelving


Excellent service. Able to work within covid restrictions. Very professional and fast.

Build shelves for an IKEA cupboard


Sam did a great job! He was prompt, polite and just got on with the job! There were a few challenges he had to work around, but nothing was a problem and the result was great! Would definitely get Sam around to do more work if needed and highly recommend him!

Build shelf


Tom made us a beautiful bookshelf that we are very happy with. He uses quality materials and communicates frequently. We would definitely use him again.

Build shelves in study and fix sliding door


Sam was responsive, efficient, and did a great job!

Custom shelving for an internal laundry cabinet


Michael installed shelves that he customised for my wardrobe as well as some handyman jobs around the house. He does fast and great quality work.

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What do custom shelving services include?

Furnishing a home or commercial space isn’t always as easy as hitting the checkout button on an online shop. Some rooms aren’t perfectly squared, and not all store-bought racks meet your needs. These instances call for custom-made pieces that are designed for your circumstances. It’s a good thing that you can now connect with professionals offering bespoke shelving near you on Airtasker. Here are some common areas that might need custom shelves:

Bedroom shelves

A bedroom is the centre of a home. It’s where you can rest, relax, and recuperate from the daily hustle and bustle. The bedroom is also where we keep most of our personal items and valuables, such as clothes, mementoes, and jewellery. Having too much clutter can make you feel outright irritated or uncomfortable. After all, clean space can be a haven for a clear mind. Airtasker can match you with designers specialising in bedroom layouts and labourers who can build closets and vanity tables for you. This way, you can maximise your room for both storage and sleep.

Kitchen and bath shelves

The kitchen and bath are also essential areas in every living space. Whether you are looking for someone to repair a dilapidated kitchen cupboard or you need efficient shelving for a rental property, you are in the right place. You can do away with the long hours of searching when you hire someone via Airtasker. You only need to put up a task and let the Taskers in your area send you offers. 

You’ll be surprised at how much custom shelving can change your quality of living. Hide big ovens, store bags of groceries, and organise your cleaning supplies without worrying about how much space they will take. Your Tasker will figure it out for you!

Shopfront shelves

Displaying your products in the best angle and light is so crucial for every shop. If you don’t hang shelves the right way, it will be difficult for your customers to find out what’s available and buy. No one would want to rummage over piles and piles of unorganised items. Plus, placing one thing over another without support can lead to damaging your goods. That’s a significant loss for your business right there. Airtasker can help you connect with designers with experience in visual merchandising or even furniture companies that can build branded racks for all of your stores.

Office shelves

Shelves are needed in every workspace. There are often files, equipment, and inventory that needs to be catalogued. Every wasted square foot in your office is misused capital. Let Taskers build and assemble your shelves in an orderly pattern. This is not only efficient usage of the floor area. It can also lead to faster and more organised work for you and your staff. Custom shelving is an excellent business investment because you can be sure of the quality.

Recent Custom Shelving tasks in Melbourne

Build shelves


Balaclava VIC, Australia

16th Nov 2023

Need someone to come to my gym in Balaclava and make a flat packed shelf with tools asap. - Due date: Flexible

Make & install custom shelves


Travancore VIC, Australia

7th Nov 2023

I'd like some custom shelving to be made & installed for my apartment. I need 3x deep, sturdy shelves for extra storage above some doors. Each is approx 900W x 600D. My walls are concrete and so you'll have to have equipment appropriate for that. Quote should include cost for materials. - Due date: Flexible

Build shelving into inbuilt mirror wardrobe


Essendon VIC, Australia

1st Nov 2023

Divide the wardrobe into halves and put shelves in rather then hanging space. - Due date: Flexible

Build shelves on kitchen wall


Collingwood VIC, Australia

26th Oct 2023

I’m looking for an experienced tradesperson to build and install some shelving on a kitchen wall. I was originally looking at purchasing some shelving from Ikea but realise they may not line up with the wall studs. Shelves ideally around 1.2m in width. Ideally looking for someone to provide some advice on material. I will purchase material but tradie would need own tools. - Due date: Flexible

Build shelfs in wardrobe


Coburg VIC, Australia

24th Oct 2023

Need shelves built in a wardrobe cupboard in room - Due date: Flexible

Build shelves


Port Melbourne VIC, Australia

18th Sep 2023

Need shelves added to my bathroom wall. Maybe 1 or 2, not a tough job. - Due date: Flexible

Build shelves for cloths dryer


Southbank VIC, Australia

11th Sep 2023

Build shelves for cloths dryer - Due date: Flexible

Build shelves & stools, & move lockers between levels in the building


Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

17th Jul 2023

We have some stock shelves from Mitre 10 that need to be built, some IKEA stools to be built, and a set of lockers to be moved from Level 3 of our building to Level 5 via a stairwell. This will be a two person job. These are the shelves that need building - https://www.bunnings.com.au/pinnacle-1830-x-1200-x-540mm-gloss-black-5-tier-adjustable-shelving-unit_p2581012 These are the lockers that have already been built that need moving from Level 3 to Level 5 in our building - https://www.vidaxl.com.au/e/vidaxl-locker-cabinet-anthracite-90x40x180-cm-steel/8720286701294.html These are the stools that need building - https://www.ikea.com/au/en/p/dalfred-bar-stool-black-40161595/ - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 18 July 2023

Sabi was very easy to work with!

Build Shelving Units


Prahran VIC, Australia

10th Jul 2023

We need someone to come and build shelving units for our store stock room. 6x shelving UNITS altogether 4x Smaller 2X Larger Most likely Hand assembly - But bring basic tools - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 10 July 2023

Jack was a great help to us. Friendly and efficient, and communicated well. He went above and beyond to remove any waste created from the job and adjusted anything we wanted a second look on before closing out his works. Would hire again in a heartbeat!

Build shelves/racking system into 2 pre-existing wardrobes


Abbotsford VIC 3067, Australia

14th Jun 2023

Need to build in shelves and racking system into two pre-existing wardrobes and re-build/fix a ventilation cavity Wardrobe #1: 2350h X 800w X 490d For this we want to remove the doors and redo the shelving so it is an exposed shelf that sits back into the wall. Wardrobe #2: 2350h X 1800w X 660d For this wardrobe we want to weep lace the shelving on the far left with draws (will be pre-bought from ikea so that will determine width). For the other part, will probably remove shelf above hanging clothes so there is more space underneath, maybe look to knock out top storage part and join the two Ventilation cavity: 3100length X 280h X 460d This needs to be patched or completely re done All shelves/cupboards will be completely gutted prior to works starting (we will do this). Can meet someone on site this coming Friday the 16th to scope out the job in person. - Due date: Before Friday, 30 June 2023

Custom shelf


Southbank VIC, Australia

8th May 2023

Looking for a book shelf, or custom shelf height 1300width 1100 and depth 355 - Due date: Before Wednesday, 31 May 2023

Build shelves against masonry wall


Thornbury VIC, Australia

8th May 2023

Handyman or carpenter needed to build some shelves in my living room around my tv. The wall is masonry. Have the timber already and some fixings, additional fixings may be needed. I’d guess about 3-4hrs work. 2 adult helpers available. Hoping to get this done asap. See pic for rough plan. - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 30 April 2023

Build shelves and mount clothes racks


Brunswick East VIC, Australia

3rd Apr 2023

I have an indoor fireplace (decorative/no longer used) and would like to make use of the inlets either side. On one side (approx 110cm widex 36cm deep) I'd like to get some open shelves mounted to the wall. I've got high ceilings so ideally I'd like 6 shelves. I don't have any of the materials for this. On the other side (approx 100cm wide x 36cm deep) I'd like to get 2 clothes racks mounted to the wall. I do have the clothes racks but I think they'll need a wood backing, which I don't have. - Due date: Flexible

Build shelf


South Yarra VIC, Australia

24th Mar 2023

Need to install shelf in my small euro Laundry. Will have a heat pump dryer on top so needs to be sturdy - can’t be a standing shelf, will need to have support to the ground. The dryer is on top, there’s taps behind so shelf will need to sit about 30cm above the washing machine. - Due date: Flexible

Build shelving in a deli area of an IGA


East Melbourne VIC, Australia

2nd Mar 2023

Shelving will need to be bought & installed in an IGA store - Due date: Flexible

Custom shelves, cut onsite reusing existing panels


Melbourne VIC, Australia

13th Feb 2023

We are looking for a reliable contractor who can come on-site to cut some shelves and install it to create a 2.6m high, 80cm wide and 50cm deep wardrobe with shelves at the top and bottom, and with two hinges glossy doors. I precise that we supply the cabinets, with shelves and it’s already onsite (In December I was looking for a cabinet maker to make and install a few cabinets and wardrobes before Christmas. I found someone. He bring all the cabinets unfortunately most of it had wrong dimensions (too wide and too deep!)… and he never came back to rectify or bring back the cabinets!!) So, we have the cabinets, dismantled, and ready to be cut. Job in Melbourne city, close to Carlton garden, at 4th floor with no lift (as explained, we provide the cabinets, you only have to bring your tools). - Due date: Before Thursday, 16 February 2023

Craig did an excellent job, knowing that it wasn’t straightforward: we are glad about how he managed to repair our previous cabinet maker mistakes! Excellent communication, very helpful, and friendly… If every contractor was as professional and serious as Craig, life would be so easy! Thanks!

Build shelving in wardrobes


North Melbourne VIC 3051, Australia

4th Feb 2023

Need shelving in 3 bedrooms inside the ward robe, can discuss on materials and budget for quotes - Due date: Flexible

Need Competitive Quote: Cabinet makers/Carpenter, custom shelf unit


Windsor VIC, Australia

27th Dec 2022

Need a custom built cabinet. Needs a ‘bench top’ 1200mm x 600mm Height can be anywhere from 600-800mm not fussed can be based on a standard cabinet door size if easiest. Needs 4 x 75mm Castor wheels (2 with breaks, 2 without) appropriate for the weight of a reptile enclosure going atop the unit. Cabinet space/internal just needs one internal shelf dividing the height of the space in half, running the full width. Ideally matching the faux wood finish on the enclosure (see pic) or the faux wood finish of the kitchen - preference to the enclosure but flexible and deciding factor generally will be cost. Simple hinged or sliding doors, no handles just holes to match the style of kitchen cabinet doors and keep it quick and cost effective. Keep it simple, minimal, cost effective. Willing to pay for labour, materials, and good construction I just don’t want to make it an olympic event compared to lower quality off the shelf options. - Due date: Flexible

Build shelving unit with hinge


Melbourne City, VIC, Australia

9th Dec 2022

Build 2 shelves with hinges. Shelves need to be able to lay flat against the wall as access to switchboard is needed (see pic). For shelves to stay up, there should be a holding mechanism right opposite (see pic) Please include material costs in your offer Dimensions: 10cm thick for holding mechanism 90x150cm for shelving boards - Due date: Before Friday, 16 December 2022

Install shelves; construct railing; build shelves


South Melbourne VIC, Australia

28th Oct 2022

Install or construct shelving in laundry/bathroom Construct shelving under stairs Create further railing for internal stairs Other handyman tasks if possible - Due date: Flexible