Shelving units come in a number of styles that typically fall into two categories, wall-mounted and freestanding. Wall mounted shelving units are raised off the floor and are installed directly to the wall studs while freestanding units give you the flexibility of having your shelves away from walls or other support structures. In general, shelving units makes use of the space you have in the vertical plane and help keep your stored items off the floor. Shelves are very versatile and some things to consider when choosing your shelving unit are the volume and weight of the items that will be calling this area home. Knowing these things will help you determine what thickness and material of shelves would work well for your purposes. You can choose colors and styles that match your décor or you can choose to introduce new color schemes to create some contrast. With our wide variety of shelving units you'll be sure to find just the piece you need to organize any space.