Photos and tips show you how to arrange bookshelves for a look that is organized and attractive. Turn inexpensive bookcases into stylish storage with these simple makeover ideas.
How to Make a Stacked Bench Bookcase
Try this casual approach to building bookcases from unfinished picnic-style benches in four simple steps.
Wooden bookcase Screws Body putty Primer Paint Paintbrushes ..... pipes Remove the back panel from the bookcase . Stabilize the frame with screws, and ..... putty to fill damaged areas. Paint the bookcase with primer; let dry. Paint all surfaces
Clever Ways to Store Books
floor-to-ceiling bookcase units, consider ..... freestanding bookcases to create an ..... floor-to-ceiling built-in bookshelves . Create the ..... ready-to-assemble bookcases , and add crown-molding ..... with built-in bookshelves . That way books ..... headboard, a bookshelf creates a storage-packed ..... Make sure the bookcase does not block
DIY Bookcase Shades
Make bookcase shades to conceal shelves and create a graphic display.
How to Make Bookcase Shades
Hide clutter with these clever bookcase shades. All it takes is six simple steps.
decorative baskets. Lesson 5: Confining layered picture frames to one shelf results in less clutter. Tip: If you have a bookcase or cabinet with multiple shelves, make sure to stagger items on display so they're not aligned from shelf to shelf.
A Vintage-Inspired Makeover
interior space of a deep bookcase by wrapping a few ..... create your own custom bookcases follow these simple steps. Build the bookcases . Use MDF boards for the bookcase structure, then embellish ..... Simple purchased bookshelves provide the same look
pieces and the space for the finished bookcase , plan the number of boxes you'll ..... box shapes will create an interesting bookcase , and a little space between some boxes can give the finished bookcase appeal. (Check out the photo for ideas
Multiuse Dining Room Makeover
library. A pair of bookcases flanks the fireplace ..... get-togethers. Open-back bookcases frame the wallpaper ..... dark-stained wooden bookcase to ground all the elements in the room. The bookcases are decorative and functional ..... Look: Personalize your bookshelves by using framed photographs