The Carinya range of brackets are ideal for a variety of shelving, mending and joining applications. The range includes brackets suitable for indoor or outdoor use.
Strong, reliable brackets for any application
Trusted by the leading names in hardware
Whether you're a trade professional or a DIY enthusiast, we have the brackets you need for your next job or project. We have brackets and fixing bands to suit a wide variety of applications and installations.
All our brackets are:
- High-quality and reliable
- Trusted by industry leaders
- Suitable for a variety of applications
- Available now at leading hardware stores
No matter what your next project is, we have the right brackets for you. Whether you're putting up shelves in your home or installing an air conditioning unit, we have a solution.
Find a solution that suits you in our range of products.
Stage 4 Restrictions - Melbourne
As Melbourne heads into Stage 4 Covid–19 restrictions from 11.59pm Wednesday 5th August, we would like to assure you that RCR International will remain open and trading during this period. We are trying to keep a level of business as usual approach, however the safety of our employees and customers is our priority. The majority of our workforce is now...
Using stainless steel handrail brackets
Stainless steel handrail brackets are a durable and aesthetic choice Stainless steel handrail brackets are easy to install, easy to clean, and have the strength and durability to support a hefty load. That said, if you're going to choose a quality handrail bracket, it helps to know what to look for. Additionally, a bracket that has been installed incorrectly could do...
Installing Floating Shelves: How To
Learn how to install floating shelves with our simple guide Installing floating shelves is a chic and stylish way of adding storage space to a room. They have a minimalist design — a shelf that looks as though it is magically hovering on the wall — and can be used in a variety of ways. Whether you want a new place to display photos, store some books, clothes, or...
Fun DIY projects for while you are in lockdown
Use our brackets to upgrade your home with DIY projects during the COVID-19 lockdown It can feel as though the COVID-19 lockdown is dragging on forever. But social distancing doesn't have to result in boredom. With the right DIY projects, the extra time spent at home can be enjoyable and constructive. Read on, and see how you can put the 'fun' into 'cessation of...
How to build DIY corner shelves
A quick-and-easy guide to building corner shelves with reinforcing brackets and corner plates Thinking of adding more shelving? You don’t need a master carpenter. At Carinya, we have detailed DIY guides so you can build them yourself. Our DIY shelving guides include: How to install shelf brackets like a pro How to hang a shelf on a plaster wall Metal vs...
DIY trophy shelf ideas
These trophy shelves for walls are a classy way to showcase your success Our kids’ trophies are about more than winning. Much more. They represent the pain they pushed through during training, the fears and insecurities they overcame, and the integrity they showed in spite of it all. We can show our kids how proud we are of their achievements—their hard work,...
Which of the 5 fixing bands belong in your toolbox?
A tradie is only as good as his hardware materials The work of tradesmen keeps bridges standing, ceiling fans secure, and homes warm and toasty through winter. They lay, build, and maintain the foundations that society runs on. Naturally, for a tradie — near enough isn’t good enough. Tradies measure twice. They say a tradie is only as good as his tools. In...
Fortify your home renovations with the best reinforcing brackets
Make sure your home is safe and structurally sound by using the best reinforcing brackets and plates Home renovations are exhilarating. You get to knock down walls, nail down decks, and set up shelves. It feels like you're starring on the latest TV renovation show. But as much fun as it can be, it's important to ensure our renovations are secure. Your home is where...
Where to buy heavy duty brackets in Australia
If you’ve got the greenlight for a heavy-duty shelving project, it’s important to find suitably strong brackets that can withstand the necessary weight. Carinya are industry trusted shelving experts with an enormous range of high-quality brackets to browse online. We’ve highlighted four ‘go to’ brackets in the heavy duty category - that are ideal to handle...
Metal vs timber shelf brackets
Make a design statement with metal or timber shelving brackets Decorative shelving brackets can add zing to an interior space or blend seamlessly into the colour palette of a room. Whether your design aesthetic is pronounced or subtle, one important factor is the material of the brackets. We’ve rounded up five of our favourite metal and timber options to contrast...
Best home office shelving ideas
Create an inspiring home office space with Carinya shelving Working from home is on the rise and creating a sacred space for your home office deserves maximum attention. Shelving is a wonderful way to declutter the desk (and mind) and transform your space into a work temple. We often have books, papers, pictures and plants that are necessary to create Zen while we...
Maximise your living space with DIY shelves
Choose Bunnings-stocked shelving by Carinya for your next DIY project Ready for your next DIY building project? Installing shelves is an excellent way to increase storage and give your living spaces the lift it deserves. Installation is fairly straightforward, and it's a satisfying way to put your budding building skills to good use. If you’re putting up shelves,...
Where to find quality galvanised steel brackets
Installing heavy duty shelving and need suitable brackets? Heavy duty shelving projects require rock solid brackets. Carinya’s heavy duty galvanised steel brackets, are an ideal solution for heavy or large scale shelving projects. If you’re a small, medium or big business and need strong brackets to install secure shelving, Carinya can help. Leading hardware...
When to use a fixing band
Secure your next building project with a Carinya multipurpose fixing band The humble fixing band may seem like an illusive product, that is until you need one. Fixing bands come in a range of shapes and sizes for different purposes and are fundamental to many building or repair projects. The impressive thing about fixing bands is their wide range of uses from home...
How much weight can shelf brackets hold?
Carinya’s large range of shelf brackets are practical, secure and stylish Are you searching for high quality shelf brackets to support the shelves you are installing? Carinya has an extensive range of decorative and functional shelf brackets to match your style, setting and purpose. There's more to a shelf bracket than meets the eye, and while brackets should look...
How to install fixing bands
Everything you need to know about using fixing bands Have you ever wondered how air ducts and pipes stay attached to the ceiling? You probably haven't. That's why fixing bands are the unsung heroes of the building and maintenance world. Fixing bands are malleable metal straps that make securing and stabilising things easier. They are long, thin and flexible pieces of...
How to hang a shelf on a plaster wall
The most efficient way for mounting shelves on plaster walls How to hang a shelf on plaster walls Rental laws in Victoria have changed, allowing renters more scope for decorating. While these changes may not come into effect until 2020, there's plenty of exciting options on the horizon for low impact home improvement. In small living spaces, hanging shelves can...
How do you reinforce a sagging shelf?
Fixing your sagging shelf is an easy, budget weekend project Too much weight and flimsy initial construction can lead to sagging and bowed shelves around the home. As well as being visually unappealing, sagging shelves can present hazards. If the shelf breaks due to stress, the objects on the shelf can fall and could potentially injure people. With all the...
How to build a minimalist wardrobe
Easier to assemble than a flat pack If your addiction to the latest fashion trends is making your wardrobe burst at the seams, we've found an easy and stylish way to create some extra space. Carinya's Closet Rod Bracket is a chic addition to any bedroom or open robe, ideal for aesthetically organising suit jackets, ironed shirts and dresses. Perfectly versatile,...
5 creative ways to style floating shelves
Style your long floating shelves for extra space with minimal effort Floating shelves are having a moment in Australia. Aligned with the minimalist, ultra-functional, Scandi-mania movement, shelves are a budget way to utilise unused wall space in apartments, and a clever way of positioning displays in larger homes. Discover Carinya's extensive range of brackets,...
Where to buy decorative shelf brackets
Learn our favourite places to pick up DIY shelf brackets Decorative shelf brackets can transform the look of your home or office. Better yet, they're a DIY project that's surprisingly easy to take on. You don't need any special skills or intricate knowledge of hardware to install a set of decorative shelves - but if you'd like a ready-made reference point, check...
How to install shelf brackets like a pro
Free up more space in your home with shelf brackets In today's homes, storage is one of the most important considerations. Space is often limited, and it can be hard to find a way to display all of your most treasured items and possessions. Decorative shelf brackets offer a practical and stylish storage solution. Whether you like the look of floating shelves or fancy...
Five creative shelf ideas for bedroom storage
Create more space in your bedroom with new brackets and shelving It can be hard to create space for storing all your essentials when you have a small bedroom. We often get forced to cull wardrobe items or throw out things just for the sake of creating more storage space. But don't give up just yet. Sometimes all you need is some clever shelf ideas for bedroom storage...
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