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How to Plan for Functional and Stylish Shelving
"integrated shelves into the design of a room. Whether it's an office, a living room, or... a good shelving system is not only functional for storage and display, but it's form... wall of shelves or other built-in units to house your books and other media? There... How tall and wide are some of your tallest books? Do you want to display them... into your shelves? What materials are in the existing palette in your room? Would you..."
Style Your Open Kitchen Shelving Like a Pro
Sloppy, haphazard open shelves? Not a chance when you follow these dos and don'ts for arranging items
"haphazard open shelves? Not a chance when you follow these dos and don'ts for arranging items... kitchen shelving — those neat stacks of dishes are so appealing, and going without... are open shelves to maintain? What are you supposed to put on them? And where do you... try open shelving in your own kitchen but are not sure where to start, here's help.... "style" the shelves are all reasons to avoid open shelving. And the number one reason..."
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
"handy new shelves to help keep your stuff neat and within reach... industrial shelving unit that matches the other open shelving there. So together with... hanging shelves from pipe left over from hose renovations, and have been thinking about... such a shelving unit for my office but we can barely hang a picture without a GC :'(... similar shelves on Houzz. Here is a photo of it not quite finished (if I can manage)..."
11 Styling Tips for Shelves You'll Love
"Turn Your Shelving Unit Into a Mini Gallery... true that shelves primarily came about as a means of storage; however, the decor world... topping your shelves, the key to transforming them from a simple holding spot for household... balance, shelves can appear overloaded, spare, or like a hurried afterthought. However... stylized shelves may be on their way to stealing the show. Read on for some tips on... of open shelving for my clients, so I'm always looking for new inspirations on how..."
Over-the-Door Shelves Offer Sneaky Storage
Capitalize on the serendipitous space above a door with shelving filled with whatever suits your fancy
"door with shelving filled with whatever suits your fancy... Over-the-door shelving systems let untapped space work as sneaky storage.... kind of shelves, not only from a utilitarian stand point but also as a architectural... (and shoe shelves behind it). That space is just great for suitcases - I never know where... and 2 shelves and another ladder railing to the wall opposite. The idea for the EKG... now, our shelves have spare space. SBKH - Hello there, I love my book too but have..."
Floating Shelves: Minimal Design, Maximum Flexibility
"multiple shelves — mounted horizontally, vertically or staggered — to create a big impact... smaller shelves that can carry lightweight items (check their load capacity before... Bigger shelves for heavier items, such as pottery or stacks of books, need to be secured... with just shelves hanging on the wall?' I'm amazed at the variety of floating shelves... under the shelves — the shelves creatively divert your eye. Add multiple shelves to..."
Guest Picks: Stylish Shelving for All Tastes
Craftsman, contemporary, ultramodern ... whatever floats your boat in freestanding storage, you’ll likely find it here
"Shelving is something I definitely need more of in my house. A combination of concealed... and open shelving for books and decor would take my currently unadorned living room... Interesting shelving picks, Emily. Below are a couple of rustic choices to add to your... more open shelves, or just add color. Or lace curtains to keep the dust off, either as... glass shelves is taken up a notch with tiered shelving for visual interest. I love..."
9 Ideas Coming to a Kitchen Near You
2012 kitchen updates: Tall, solid-surface backsplashes, smarter storage, handy task stations and sheen instead of shine
"updates: Tall, solid-surface backsplashes, smarter storage, handy task stations and... roll out shelves in my new kitchen. I LOVE the drawers. They are easier to access what... more than shelves, but they are worth every penny. In my last house the kitchen was very... 50s had shelves. This is a feature which should never have dissappeared. Only commercial... pull-out shelves to replace them with vertical dividers to make a tray cabinet. I did..."
Kitchen Windows: 13 Classic and Creative Ideas
Big and tall, long and low, in an unexpected spot ... these ways with kitchen windows offer plenty of possibilities
"g and tall, long and low, in an unexpected spot ... these ways with kitchen windows... shallow open shelves on the wide walls instead, as we really lack storage. We have one long... floating shelves provide plenty of storage. @Amanda H. - Luv the light in your kitchen... floating shelves. Give yourself windows and wall-mounted storage by installing floating... floating shelves right over the windows. Just be sure to limit the items you place on..."
Watch an Innovative Bookcase Convert Before Your Eyes
Judge the problem-solving ability of these rotating shelves for yourself, but we think it’s an open-and-shut case
"rotating shelves for yourself, but we think it’s an open-and-shut case... when the shelves are angled. How often would those shelves be flipped anyway. lifestyle... know ur shelved stuffs,u jst needa rotate the shelves..i love the idea indeed... thumbs... shelf as tall as the pony wall. Hmmmm. This idea could really take off. More please... along the shelves, can't see how it's useful. Instead I would make a rotating book shelf..."
10 Ways to Get More Storage Out of Your Space
"(stairway shelves), smart (unpackage before putting away) and unexpected (mini library)... except the shelves on the stairs. Stuff will spill out, especially where little kids are... double as shelving, drawers, plant stands, etc. Not to mention the dust collecting between... of the shelves. A tool like this could be used for dust. There are some great storage... Stairway shelves. The key to keeping a small space organized is to follow the words..."
'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
"adding shelves. Our solution for mounting shelves off the floor (freeing floor spaces... in the shelves! for white color shelves I recommend IKEA, and for black and brown... library shelves and once I started getting the free books my shelves filled up again... and had shelves built in the loft and got some bookcases for the office and that's... The shelves were made by gluing 2"x7" joists salvaged from the old roof. The result..."
Afternoon Project: Declutter Your Bookshelves
Overstuffed bookshelves can easily turn into an eyesore. These shelf-clearing projects are bound to help
"beautiful, tall cherry wood). I have left the top two shelves open for pictured frames... upper shelves, hardcovers on the lower three shelves, and CD/DVD collection 7 shelves... on the shelves then it becomes a display area and not a library. As a librarian and... our book shelves? I am trying hard to "unbusy" my spaces. I have a lot of paperbacks... used open shelves/glass doors in the other bedroom, entryway, etc to display the prettier..."
Easy Reference: Standard Heights for 10 Household Details
"tables, shelves, lights and more? Find out at a glance here... remember tall people and totally ignore short people in this ideabook. For example... (since any tall user will still have some light shining on his/her face) than too high... for very tall people. I am 5'2" and a 36" counter is very uncomfortable for me. When... of the shelves without a step stool. Then I ordered a rolling butcher block island... lamps are TALL enough! Too often I see lovely "little" lamps on these tables and clients..."
Kitchen of the Week: Drab and Dysfunctional to Radiant in Minnesota
Clunky storage and lackluster floors get nixed in favor of open shelves, plaid vinyl and an effective kitchen work triangle
"of open shelves, plaid vinyl and an effective kitchen work triangle... rack and shelves instead of using wall cabinets. Great use of space. Those floors are... have a tall pantry and a built in spice cabinet on the wall as well. Pretty unfair... wall with tall pantry and built in spice cabinet. comment to think1: removal of upper... the open shelves to the left of the microwave. Not as handy but not used everyday...."