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May 4, 2013
meatpie wrote:
Built-ins - Can you tell me the depth of the bookshelves please? I want to know if I have enough room in our nook!! Thanks...
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We typically like 12" clear for book. So you would need 13" to allow for the cabinet back. You can get away with a little less if you want. It depends on what type of books you want to put there. Art books or children's books require more than 12", Older reading books can work in less than 12".
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13" is ideal to give room for the cabinet back etc. However, you could do a bookcase in less if you need to if you can put smaller books there.
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October 26, 2013
brittanytauber wrote:
Can you tell me how high the back of bench is?
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