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floating shelves

Floating shelves are great way to add storage space while keeping your kitchen feeling open and airy. Designers have been using these as an alternative to upper cabinets recently. Republic Elite Interiors has many options and is here to help you decide what’s best for your next multifamily project.

Benefits of Floating Shelves:

One of the significant benefits of floating shelves is that they take up less space than full cabinets. This can help a small kitchen feel roomier and less cramped. Floating shelves can also be customized to fit in nooks or corners where cabinets wouldn’t fit. Not only is this perfect for creating more space, but it also looks beautiful and unified. Floating shelves are loved by tenants because it allows them to express themselves when decorating and still provides them storage space.

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Shelving Options:

At Republic Elite Interiors, we offer three types of shelving so that you can choose the one that best suits your kitchen.

Floating Shelves:

Are you looking for something free-standing? Our Floating Shelves 42” option can hold up to 52.5 lbs depending on size. These are perfect for larger plates, skillets, and small kitchen appliances.

Decorative Shelves:

If you need a more sophisticated look to your kitchen, Decorative Shelves are what you need. They are held between two cabinets. Our largest option is 36.5” can hold up to 45 lbs, making them a fabulous place to showcase any vintage dishware or heirloom pieces.

Open Shelves:

Our final option is Open Shelves, which are essentially cabinets without doors. They give you the storage of a cabinet and the flexibility of open shelving. This allows your tenants to customize their kitchen without compromising essential space.


Choosing the correct floating shelves for your kitchen can be a tricky process – but it doesn’t have to be. Consider the benefits of floating shelves and compare the three types of shelves we offer at Republic Elite Interiors; you’ll have enough information to make the right decision for your kitchen. Floating shelves are an excellent addition to any kitchen that adds both an elegant and functional touch to space.