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Storage Shortage? Make an Industrial-Style Shelving Unit
Outfit your kitchen, basement or garage with handy new shelves to help keep your stuff neat and within reach
"shelving unit that matches the other open shelving there. So together with my dad, we... wheeled unit brings added storage to complement the industrial-farmhouse style of our... build a wall unit out of galvanized pipe as a space saver. It attaches to the header... to the wall, for example: http://www.the-brick-house.com/2009/09/shelving-unit/ Thanks... corner unit and a desk I would love to replace by making one solid unit like this..."
How to Get That Built-in Media Wall You Really Want
New project for a new year: Tame clutter and get a more stylish display with a media unit designed to fit your space just right
"media unit designed to fit your space just right... make the walls appear thicker — which makes the house feel much more substantial. Of... media wall is one of the most useful. It helps to tame the clutter that springs up... media wall can also anchor a room and give it a focal point — much the way a fireplace... to do a unit like this in our own remodel. Good ideas! Thanks. Built in wall unit Here... Straktur UnitS in our son's bed room which started off housing a wall-to-wall;..."
Libraries for Everyone
"bona fide libraries in them. While these types of beautiful libraries can inspire the... can have libraries at home too. With some built-ins, or a few inexpensive units from... Baldwin The library. Sometimes we think only mansions where Colonel Mustard menacingly... into a library. More and more, we are starting to see that scarcely-used dining room... double as a library. A home office can become much more cozy when approached with a library..."
Designer's Touch: 10 Luxurious Libraries
A reading space doesn't have to be huge to be grand. From over the top to under the stairs, these libraries will inspire your literary side
"these libraries will inspire your literary side... own home library. Even if you don't have the space that these libraries have, you can... The wall hung or floating library is really cool... I also like to turn my books... This unit looks like it is indented into the wall but I guess you could hang shelves... not a library I've found that I don't like. The library closet pictured above is... on the wall too. What do you think? this solution saves getting down on one's knees..."
'Not My Precious Books!' — Pain-Free Ways to Declutter Your Library
Have your books and neatness too, with these ideas for paring down and straightening up a beloved collection
"each long wall of the bedrooms, and dreaming of adding a library. I've never added up... public library has Friends of the Library where I donate my books (and usually walk... dedicated libraries that he built. The library has expanded from a few hundred in our... worked at a library of a major university for many years. When the library literally threw... have a library, it would be a library that just happened to have a kitchen, bedroom..."
Get Ideas for a Cozy Library Space
"with a wall, hall or nook for books... traditional libraries to get you inspired, followed by some tricks to fitting library style... having a library in our homes seem about as likely as having a ballroom, conservatory... beautiful libraries! Love these libraries and am an avid book lover. But am curious... public library! I wonder if those masses of stacks at large libraries have GPS systems... seeing libraries change or evolve with the growing popularity of eReaders? I converted..."
Houzz Tour: 2 Prewar Condo Units Merge in Manhattan
Add a studio to an existing condo and what do you get? A modern loft-like home with an open feeling and an abundance of light
"cious units are hard to come by in prewar Manhattan condo buildings, where walls... of this unit transformed their 1,400-square-foot condo by combining it with a neighboring... condo units & renovating. 2,000 sq ft is a large space at Manhattan prices! It was... condensor units beneath the window, thanks to Miller's signature brushstroke of sleek... Sky-blue walls bring bright color to the home's largely neutral palette. Bed: Room &..."
24 Amazing Walls of Books
"page from wall-high shelves for books remembered, and yet to read... becomes a wall of books opposite the couch. While the books have outgrown this wall and... liking walls of books. The following examples show various ways of accommodating large... I love walls of books! I'd like to see more examples of mixing a wall of books and... a tiny library in my own home looks so cool~! So many MCM homes have a wall of books..."
My Houzz: 2 Generations Unite in an Oregon Craftsman
For the love of a little boy (and a few chickens), a resourceful family creates a multigenerational home infused with graciousness
"painted walls and ceilings the same color in flat; (all that slightly uneven lath &... Barn wood walls and corrugated metal siding give this space a wonderful rustic feel.... remove the wall between the kitchen and the mudroom to open up the space a bit. I love... dining room walls have an evocative patina, which provides the perfect background for vintage..."
Rooms Take a Page from Book Wallpaper
Turn your walls into well-read companions even without a library, using the novel design idea of book wallpaper
"your walls into well-read companions even without a library, using the novel design... A library is a stately addition to any home, but few people have a collection of... instead library look-alike wallpaper to cultivate the appearance of a well-read in... these faux library prints add a winking intellectual air to any room from the bathroom... even a library. Here are five rooms and five papers to inspire you to consider a bookish..."
8 Victorian Drawing Rooms for Modern Living
Whether you remodel it for an open plan or keep it intact, a Victorian drawing room can graciously adapt to modern needs
"tints from walls to ceiling creating a dominant effect. In modest middle-class homes... as the walls or white if wall paper was used instead of paint. It worked well and... papered walls. One is limited by such a period house. My walls are all cream colored... (save the library which was all wood paneling and trim) was painted and usually in the... ceiling and wall beams. Since the rafters in the great room had been replaced, it was..."
Novel Ways With Bedroom Books
Reading and relaxing go hand in hand. See how designers are incorporating mini and all-out libraries in the bedroom
"coffee. =-O Wall unit Love my bedroom and books but today's world love having an iPad to... inherited a library of books from her father, and built a library room onto her house to... using libraries but this is not the forum (you can borrow e-books from libraries)... or the library. Facing a long-distance move, I've finally gotten serious about purging... learned that libraries are wonderful things. Borrow a book and give it back. I only buy..."
Gather 'Round: The Perfect Conversation Area
"in den, library or living room... the same wall, an L-shaped corner sofa, coffee table, and two chairs facing the sofa... The wall opposite the door has freestanding storage components. A TV - which is... these units. You can see it from almost any seat in the room, but no seat in the... den or library. Tip: Chairs that have curvy lines go nicely with round tables. For... seen as a unit. This seating area adjacent to the kitchen is a nice place to enjoy a..."
Designer's Touch: 10 Cozy Dens
"room of wall unit with tvon it and sectional facing it and can't find it! Please send... Want a library but don't have the space? Transform your den into a miniature Library... behind a wall of draperies in your den for extra sleeping space. Den by day, guest bedroom... entire wall of artwork has just become your decor. 9. Den right. Install a row of... to any wall in your den for your own private bar. Add open shelving and club chairs..."
10 Ways Library Ladders Give Rooms a Lift
Yes, they're great in libraries. But library ladders also work wonders in bathrooms, pantries and many more spots around the home
"great in libraries. But library ladders also work wonders in bathrooms, pantries and... Library ladders, which are rolling or sliding ladders that hang on a rail to provide... used in libraries with high ceilings so that people could reach books stored on the... curved walls. Library ladder in the Dining room; for that matter a Library in the... mentioned. A library ladder makes sense in a library with a librarian working in it, going..."