Kit Golson Design
Interior Designers & Decorators
Townhouse Redecorate traditional-living-room
 

Townhouse Redecorate

URL
http://bit.ly/banish_blues

This photo has 5 questions

mshessle wrote:
What wall color is this? It is gorgous.
   Comment   October 7, 2013
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
PRO
Kit Golson Design
Thank you! The minty green is Frazee Cardoon CL 2012W with a light reflective value of 80, which is perfect for the somewhat gloomy east coast weather!
March 3, 2014 at 8:06pm   
Sign Up to comment
fonzyanna wrote:
Is the shelving one unit or is it custom built to the wall? - I love this wall unit... We are building something similar in our home and we're trying to figure out the best way to do it. Are the cabinets and shelving mounted directly to the wall or is it a whole "unit" that has wood backing also? Meaning.. did you paint the inside of the shelves directly on the wall or the wood?
   Comment   June 13, 2013
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
PRO
Kit Golson Design
HI Fonzyanna... the bookcase unit was completely backed by wood for stability and structure... then we painted the entire unit the same color with some of the details painted out in a lighter version of the color... the whole thing went together well...
June 13, 2013 at 9:26pm   
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
fonzyanna
Thank you so much for your answer and sharing your technique! The colors in this room are beautiful! :)
June 14, 2013 at 6:44am     
Sign Up to comment
reneetev wrote:
Nice wall unit - I am designing a wall unit for my living room. My carpenter and I are trying to decide on the depth of the shelves. 12" would fit my storage needs and the size of the room....but I'm wondering if that would make the unit appear cheap or flimsy. So, I was wondering how deep your shelves are.....because they look great! Thanks. Renee
   Comment   October 19, 2012
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
jenniferruth
I should clarify--I'm not the designer on this project--just a person with bookshelves in almost every room!

Jennifer
March 19, 2013 at 6:21pm   
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
PRO
Kit Golson Design
sounds like you are doing a great job researching before committing to the "first cut"... good idea!
March 26, 2013 at 10:36am   
Sign Up to comment
Marjorie Lerner wrote:
love the books & accessories.need to know where i can find something like the figuireines{looks like ducks}for the top shelf above my media unit or any other suggestons welcomed.
   Comment   October 7, 2011
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
PRO
Kit Golson Design
hi thanks for visiting... the ducks and items on the top shelves are from Asian markets.. try the China town area of major cities, or Asian-inspired websites.. these were collected over a long period of time by the homeowner
June 20, 2012 at 2:20pm   
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
Matt Cleaves
Can you tell me how high the book shelf is? Is that 36" or 30"?
August 1, 2013 at 7:48pm   
Sign Up to comment
cathyland wrote:
where are the plans for this one?
   Comment   September 27, 2013

What Houzzers are commenting on:

khowe598468 added this to New book 1
on Sunday
arch
Emily Travis Running added this to Kitchen Ideas
July 23, 2014
Love the curved top element of this shelving unit
joannaraz added this to mom&dad
July 22, 2014
Living room wall of bookcases without fireplace
risafadi added this to risafadi's ideas
July 20, 2014
the style
tessatuua added this to tessatuua's ideas
July 19, 2014
buit ins
lizlawhsv added this to bookshelves
July 15, 2014
Curved top
toyinladipo added this to toyinladipo's Ideas
July 14, 2014
Flowers
slickamus added this to Sunroom
July 12, 2014
Shelves
Jennifer Dolan added this to Janet
July 9, 2014
Entertainment center
ckcrane added this to Keeping room
July 9, 2014
like storage wall and way tv is shown
mackie2009 added this to mackie2009's Ideas
July 7, 2014
Paint in bookcase
tricia_business added this to Living Room
July 4, 2014
Built-ins
cmcc511 added this to Living Rooms
July 3, 2014
pretty colors, bright
amcnea2 added this to mom: living room
July 3, 2014
GREEN WALL
merena1947 added this to merena ideas
July 3, 2014
The arch leading to book cases.
dixielane added this to dixielane's Ideas
July 2, 2014
Color
jaydeebeas added this to jaydeebeas's Ideas
June 27, 2014
Bookshelves!
sromano9 added this to LIBRARY
June 24, 2014
back color matches wall
bjlopez24 added this to bjlopez24's ideas
June 24, 2014
Cabinets with blue wall
rmatteu added this to rmatteu's ideas
June 16, 2014
greatroom
rodencar added this to Bookcase Ideas for Family Room
June 3, 2014
TV part of bookcase
Shelia Doster added this to Joy' s Ideabook
June 3, 2014
so want this in my living room!
secretplace22 added this to secretplace22's Ideas
June 3, 2014
The flowers
darpa added this to darpa's Ideas
June 2, 2014
Storage
cgjarnigan added this to Living Room
June 1, 2014
Love the bookcases
wdshse2 added this to Living Room Ideas
May 28, 2014
wall mounted tv within built-in shelving, cabinetry
crawfordb50 added this to Basement
May 23, 2014
arches??
shmullican added this to shmullican's Ideas
May 21, 2014
Paint behind shelves
arevear added this to arevear's ideas
May 17, 2014
bookshelf
Dan Mahan added this to 1431 Living Room
May 14, 2014
With TV and color back panel
Whitney Lyle added this to Grandma Trauma
May 11, 2014
Bookcase we can round the top and make cabinets at the bottom for more storage. She may also like wallpaper on the inside of the bookcase.
docmarker added this to docmarker's Ideas
May 6, 2014
Layout
sawiam added this to Bookcases
May 6, 2014
Perfect
eltoro1486 added this to eltoro1486's Ideas
May 4, 2014
Small living room?
Fang-Yi Shen added this to webuser_2796008's ideas
April 26, 2014
Arch entry
michaela7938 added this to michaela7938's Ideas
April 25, 2014
Bedroom
Carol MacMartin added this to ACCESSORIES
April 23, 2014
white accessories
sineadobrien added this to sineadobrien's Ideas
April 21, 2014
Bookcase
jecasey2 added this to jecasey2's Ideas
April 20, 2014
Graze cardoon light green
ktmoyer added this to ktmoyer's ideas
April 16, 2014
Built ins with cabinets
klfoat added this to klfoat's Ideas
April 13, 2014
Wall cabinetry bookshelves
cjsarge added this to cjsarge's Ideas
April 9, 2014
TV
renovate2 added this to renovate2's Ideas
April 7, 2014
For Great Room
jomario added this to jomario's Ideas
April 7, 2014
Todo
debkent added this to debkent's Ideas
April 5, 2014
Drawers and cabinets
kellyannewithane added this to kellyannewithane's Ideas
April 5, 2014
Same idea
Vidya Baliga added this to vidya_baliga's Ideas
April 5, 2014
Wall cupboard
mafleming added this to living room
April 4, 2014
Shelves
kearnss added this to kearnss's Ideas
April 1, 2014
Built ins for den
pacuwanda added this to pacuwanda's Ideas
March 31, 2014
Like flower arrangement
jlama3 added this to jlama3's ideas
March 29, 2014
paint back of built ins
lovestooshop added this to lovestooshop's Ideas
March 29, 2014
All
craftylady1640 added this to Family Room wall storage
March 29, 2014
Doors with a drawer above
nmiklosdesign added this to nmiklosdesign's Ideas
March 29, 2014
Bookcase
helenohwkim added this to Living Room Ideas
March 28, 2014
L
mjpelly added this to mjpelly's Ideas
March 28, 2014
Bookshelf
lbsgrm added this to lbsgrm's Ideas
March 26, 2014
Drawers
jpwalters54 added this to jpwalters54's ideas
March 26, 2014
I like this bookcase with a big space in the open in the middle. different size shelves and doors at the bottom.
donnabrennan added this to donnabrennan's ideas
March 25, 2014
cabinet with tv
Margaret Pro added this to margaret_pro's ideas
March 24, 2014
Ok
Rebecca Flynn added this to TV Stands
March 24, 2014
the bookcase incorporated into the wall.
asmarsh1961 added this to storage
March 24, 2014
for bedroom
debbier53 added this to debbier53's Ideas
March 21, 2014
Wall unit
Lucinda Bailey, Allied Member, ASID added this to 254
March 20, 2014
What do you think of the curved top of these bookcases?
lindastitt added this to lindastitt's Ideas
March 20, 2014
Painted cabinet idea
al11951 added this to al11951's Ideas
March 18, 2014
Wall unit
mkkorbel added this to mkkorbel's ideas
March 16, 2014
Home entertainment system
aimeec5 added this to Living Room Ideas
March 16, 2014
media storage
sbuus added this to mq idead
March 15, 2014
No
jabrit added this to jabrit's ideas
March 14, 2014
entertainment center
jdrums99 added this to basement
March 14, 2014
tv/bookshelves
Stellarwolff Interior Paint and Design added this to Liz
March 13, 2014
blue inset
mlsawyer11 added this to mlsawyer11's Favorites
March 13, 2014
Downstairs option
bobbieramirez added this to bobbieramirez's Ideas
March 12, 2014
Bookcase
makadiaa added this to makadiaa's ideas
March 11, 2014
TV shelves
mauriciodector added this to 53MILL
March 11, 2014
bookshelf with screen
beagill added this to beagill's Ideas
March 10, 2014
My library
chopper989 added this to chopper989's Ideas
March 9, 2014
painted wall with shelves
Stella Bella added this to stella_bella1236801's ideas
March 9, 2014
love
amyebutler added this to nook
March 8, 2014
Nook
jotoole added this to Bonus room
March 8, 2014
Similar shelving
salem home added this to pnelson4's ideas
March 5, 2014
Paint color
pebble17 added this to pebble17's Ideas
March 4, 2014
Living room wall idea
Jo Beck added this to bookshelves
March 3, 2014
One of my favorites with a possible bottom shelf that is open?
4my2apos added this to 4my2apos's Ideas
March 2, 2014
Living room
lbmilb7 added this to home renovation
March 2, 2014
Bookcase
bettypchu added this to Living Room Ideas
March 2, 2014
built in
renewingmanagement added this to Braeside
March 2, 2014
Very Functional
jennyclimber added this to jennyclimber's ideas
February 25, 2014
TV and DVD storage
jag150 added this to jag150's ideas
February 24, 2014
Centre section maybe wit slim shelves close to screen edge either side of screen
enzoshouse1 added this to nest
February 24, 2014
Living rm
cdezelan added this to Built in for living room
February 23, 2014
Color behind
sandcstle added this to sandcstle's ideas
February 23, 2014
Storage
lillyling8 added this to lillyling8's Ideas
February 22, 2014
Cabinet for under tv
hammadi added this to hammadi's ideas
February 22, 2014
it's a bst photo
greengirl500 added this to greengirl500's ideas
February 20, 2014
take off the two sides and square up the top
cbr3 added this to cbr3's Ideas
February 17, 2014
Storage cubbies define the tv area well
lexcraig added this to Bookshelves
February 17, 2014
TV nested
Anda Constantine Durso added this to anda_constantinedurso's Ideas
February 15, 2014
Shelving
alexishouse added this to cali house (NOT the st. barth's house!)
February 13, 2014
need more narrow version of these bookshelves
cnestor45 added this to cnestor45's Ideas
February 10, 2014
Olive green background colour
anniecoll added this to anniecoll's Ideas
February 6, 2014
Show to Kim for #7....
nelliemay added this to Towradgi
January 31, 2014
differing widths
rogersrogers added this to rogersrogers's Ideas
January 30, 2014
Book case Flower arrangement
leahmd added this to leahmd's ideas
January 30, 2014
bookcase
andysharp added this to master bedroom
January 29, 2014
Smooth arch and bookshelves
Patricia Salinas added this to patricia_salinas's Ideas
January 29, 2014
Los shelves
honeil512 added this to honeil512's Ideas
January 28, 2014
Bookcase
pallau added this to pallau's ideas
January 28, 2014
good one
Tami Sawmick added this to tami_sawmick's Ideas
January 27, 2014
Shelves
beckyburchett added this to beckyburchett's ideas
January 26, 2014
tv shelves
missbean added this to Upstairs living room
January 26, 2014
Built ins
alicenolley added this to alicenolley's Ideas
January 26, 2014
Shelves
amyjboone added this to amyjboone's Ideas
January 25, 2014
Living room tv built in
Sue Sloan added this to sue_sloan9951582's Ideas
January 25, 2014
Paint inset in bookcases in living room
Hillsons Design Services added this to maggie bookshelves
January 23, 2014
all the way across the wall
nmbaiyu added this to nmbaiyu's Ideas
January 23, 2014
呵呵
ssorknah added this to ssorknah's Ideas
January 22, 2014
Basement
nataliemk added this to Master bedroom
January 22, 2014
for right side of bed, could put false drawer and cupboards below
larsolis added this to bookshelves
January 22, 2014
pattern of shelves
zabisa added this to Châtillon
January 20, 2014
La forme des alcôves
suzoh added this to Dining Room
January 19, 2014
Library/storage like this for dining room.
dvails added this to dvails's Ideas
January 18, 2014
Bookcase
susanlambszabo added this to Living room
January 17, 2014
Basic design
sunshyne3772 added this to sunshyne3772's Ideas
January 15, 2014
Built in
ritz14 added this to Exterior Ideas
January 15, 2014
Love it
digbydaisy added this to digbydaisy's ideas
January 14, 2014
Shelves
glenndan added this to glenndan's ideas
January 13, 2014
Bookshelves
hartleydm91 added this to Seminole Basement Kitchen
January 12, 2014
basement bookshelves
juanablanca added this to Kitchen Ideas
January 11, 2014
Wallunit
lotheringen added this to lotheringen's ideas
January 11, 2014
Another option
astannard added this to Living Room Ideas
January 10, 2014
bookcase
annear added this to Living room wall
January 9, 2014
Archway
smegletti added this to living room
January 8, 2014
shelving & tv
mbachtel added this to mbachtel's Ideas
January 7, 2014
Drawer
mengler64 added this to mengler64's ideas
January 7, 2014
curves
maryjbooker added this to hilton head
January 1, 2014
wall mounted tv within built ins
pritchet added this to pritchet's Lakehouse ideas
December 31, 2013
bookcase for entertainment room
pjmacneil added this to Burke's builtin wall
December 30, 2013
like the top areas
smilesmft added this to bonus room
December 29, 2013
Layout
domuslatinum added this to accessories, lamps, table etc.
December 29, 2013
Nice wall light
ssssg added this to ssssg's ideas
December 28, 2013
Painted walls
Henk DeRee added this to henk_deree's Ideas
December 27, 2013
Lower level
drkim84 added this to drkim84’s ideas
December 27, 2013
color inside shelf unit, mounted tv
debbiez3 added this to debbiez3's Ideas
December 27, 2013
Drawer over cabinets
christinejay added this to christinejay's Ideas
December 26, 2013
Interesting entertainment system
Callum McCormick added this to callum_mccormick's ideas
December 25, 2013
Wooden Bookcase and TV Unit
mdbaxter added this to kitchens
December 23, 2013
Wall unit home
cwright11 added this to cwright11's ideas
December 21, 2013
Full wall center desk
jfdowney added this to jfdowney's Ideas
December 9, 2013
Shelves
jasonandpammy added this to Living Room Ideas
December 1, 2013
shelves
markshannon24 added this to markshannon24's Ideas
December 1, 2013
bedroom bookshelves
xtinamac added this to family room
November 30, 2013
Built ins
Ronald Boucher added this to ronald_boucher's Ideas
November 25, 2013
Idea for livingroom
lisahbartlett added this to Condo Ideas
November 16, 2013
No fireplace?
romanarosa added this to romanarosa's Ideas
November 16, 2013
TV area is a pass thru
psklt2000 added this to PSKLT-Pride
November 15, 2013
living room
paulchad179 added this to paulchad179's Ideas
November 10, 2013
Shelves
Inder Gopal added this to inder_gopal's ideas
November 8, 2013
living room cabinet
sarahschmer added this to Nelson Living
November 6, 2013
built in
yosemite1950 added this to yosemite1950's Ideas
November 3, 2013
Possible drawers
carolcaviness added this to carolcaviness's ideas
November 2, 2013
builtins
jjudkins12 added this to jjudkins12's ideas
October 31, 2013
Bookp
oklahoma02 added this to Lisa's idea
October 28, 2013
book case
27singleton added this to 27singleton's ideas
October 27, 2013
bookshelves
esarthur added this to esarthur's Ideas
October 26, 2013
Color use behind built-ins
u99119 added this to Living
October 25, 2013
Living Cabinet Idea
jungdebra added this to jungdebra's ideas
October 25, 2013
LR SHelves
Carling Connor Jacobs added this to carling_connorjacobs's ideas
October 23, 2013
Wall unit
syndeebm added this to Bathroom Ideas
October 23, 2013
book shelf 3
gloucester45 added this to Montford Ideas
October 21, 2013
TV idea
nanarusk added this to houses
October 21, 2013
again good look bigger tv
dmbernstein added this to Living room
October 18, 2013
Bookshelves
kauakea added this to kauakea's master bedroom ideas
October 12, 2013
Paint the back of the bookshelves with the wall color.
nadiasakni added this to nadiasakni's Favorites
October 10, 2013
Fitted tv
meganhansen0byu0net added this to meganhansen0byu0net's ideas
October 9, 2013
color of shelves
ljawkitchen added this to Bookcases
October 9, 2013
trim
lilyb316 added this to lilyb316's Ideas
October 9, 2013
Curve at the top
95559 added this to 95559's Favorites
October 6, 2013
Mike's tv room but with a built-in desk for office. like the i side painting of bookshelves
drgaylord added this to Living Room Ideas
October 4, 2013
Bookcase!
Contract Design Group Inc. added this to sabineartist's ideas
October 1, 2013
nice proportioned book shelves
katlynnl added this to Living Room Ideas
September 29, 2013
Built in
maryjozh added this to Living Room Ideas
September 29, 2013
SHELVING
pshockey added this to decorating ideas
September 28, 2013
Archway
cathyland added this to cathyland's ideas
September 27, 2013
it's exactly what I want
gatorbatorsmom added this to gatorbatorsmom's ideas
September 26, 2013
Tchotchke ideas
deniseb2020 added this to deniseb2020's ideas
September 26, 2013
dont like this
claudettestthomas added this to livingroom
September 21, 2013
more what I am looking for
csgaffney added this to csgaffney's Ideas
September 21, 2013
Shelves
moelally added this to living room
September 17, 2013
painted background on built ins with matching wall color
tigeraddict added this to Built-In Bookcase
September 16, 2013
This is beautiful, without the middle t.v. area...we love the arches at the top, and the thin dividers between the bookcases, but we're guessing something along these lines would be way too expensive.
rosiek45255 added this to rosiek45255's Ideas
September 15, 2013
Shelves
via2 added this to Living Room Ideas
September 15, 2013
built in bookcase, tv, lower cabinet doors
broc_sara added this to Living Room Ideas
September 15, 2013
thin column shelves on each side of tv. arches
danapope added this to danapope's Ideas
September 14, 2013
Cabinet for living room
© 2014 Houzz Inc.
Houzz® The new way to design your home™