are essential hardware for shelving
installations. These often come in the form of metal brackets that provide the support required to hold shelves, and the items placed on them. Some have more utilitarian designs while others are better suited to coordinate with decorative shelves
. Other types of shelf mounts
include the smaller brackets used in bookshelves and cabinets, which are adjustable. Slotted shelf columns also allow for height adjustment on stacks of workshop shelves.