days, custom millwork and cabinetry is typically fabricated offsite and brought in pre-assembled, or at least pre-fitted and assembled onsite for more elaborate or detailed installations.
It basically depends on the level of complexity of the job.
add box in bookshelf for stepladder
nice use of hall with book shelves
Would love to add built in book cases in basement
like the book shelves in the hallway
Library in the hallway with a foot stool - great idea for small spaces
In a narrow space, a portable stepladder gets the job done.
The built-in shelves match the flooring to keep simplicity behind the details
or room in your living area. To me, the bedroom should be free from too many books (a few on the nightstand or a small shelf is good, but not a wall), and too close to a kitchen might damage books. Hallways are good for storing books, what with long walls and all. On the downside, they don't offer much