5,406 library Living Room Design Photos

Lizette Marie Interior Design
2 Reviews
Willow Glen Residence
where do you get the library ladder?
If you are in the Minneapolis area, there is currently one on Craigslist - search "library ladder"
1. High-end library. An empty wall is all you really need to build a library. If your space has vaulted ceilings, show them off by extending the wall of books to the very top.
Already thinking of fall? Park your bar cart in the library, and you'll be ready for cozy sips when
This clever library wall follows the form of the ceiling, and is broken up by a secretary-esque piece in the center.
Here is the aforementioned library. "This is the wife’s escape room; it also happens to be the first room you see upon entering the home, so carries double the importance," says
“booklet” — Maryam Samizadeh
Jessica Helgerson Interior Design
Tiny House
the library with the ladder :)
This modern farmhouse library has comfy couches to spare – which means you don’t need share. A comfortable chair or lounge is as essential to any home library as a decent reading light.
Before our house fire, our family library included thousands of books. And this was with continual donations and a thorough going-over during our housewide decluttering. Now I can see I held
Before our house fire, our family library included thousands of books. And this was with continual donations and a thorough going-over during our house-wide decluttering. Now I can see I held
“Everything” — lizmission
Smith & Vansant Architects PC
2 Reviews
Detail at Living Room and Loft Hall
Why can't the library and media room be the same thing?
The whole loft-library over family room idea is intriguing.
Mini Library on loft pull out couch below
with loft space for library above, storage around windows
Tall and open, lofts work most efficiently when one thinks vertically. A second-story ledge makes use of the tall ceilings by adding a small open library up top. Below, the floor drawers flanking the room make the most use of space.
“Open loft + bookshelves” — obseussed
Benvenuti and Stein
8 Reviews
Contemporary Living Room/ Library with Curved Bookshelves, Benvenuti and Stein Design Build North Shore Chicago
Library of books on the shelves!!!!
Incredible bookcase/library
Library against a window
Living Room/ Library
Beach house library...Layout for library...One cool library...Study / library...Library/book Room...I love the library!
“Like the shade of green/gray wall color” — shantirhalter
Notting Hill Flat
built in book cases with library ladder
storageStorage is absolutely crucial to a tidy and calm working space. Here, a ladder ensures even the top shelves are accessible and adds a touch of library charm. Over-the-door shelving really makes the most of every last inch of space, too.
wake up your doors and window frames. Mix dark and light grey for a totally trendy scheme, and add interest with tons of books, as with this gorgeous library look.
Be bold with bookshelvesA wall of books is a sure-fire way to add warmth and personality. It immediately says ‘library’, which suggests a home lived in and loved over many years. Even if you don’t have enough books to fill it, build the bookcase across a whole wall
“Bookshelf” — jessica789
Griffin Enright Architects
the library is stepped up into the hillside and becomes a room within a room
stairs, library design, furniture, wood flooring
Library and chill room as well
I like the stairs/ library
Library area...debs library...Home library...around the library...modern library...The library corner...Library/book Room
“Color combo” — agosto2005
Jerry Jacobs Design, Inc.
19 Reviews
Glass ceiling.
Love,love,love. Always wanted a library in my house somewhere.
Beautiful way to let light into a library
Great idea!! Skylights in the library
A skylight is an excellent way to let light into the library without overly fading the books.
Skylight in the library
Earth sheltered basement library idea
library and skylight above
Nice library,...sunroom as library...Skylight library...To die for library...Library/book Room
“Beautiful ceiling!!” — bao99
Paula Grace Designs, Inc.
20 Reviews
Bethesda Renovation Piano Room and Library
Bethesda Renovation Piano Room and Library
Here are links to a couple of companies who make ladders and bars for libraries. http://www.alacoladder.com/faqs.php?library http://www.putnamrollingladder.com/
ladders and bars for libraries. alacoladder.com putnamrollingladder.com
Nice combo of music room and library
The library looks like beautiful furniture. Cabinets below.
The library ladder is the quintessential (and old-school) use of an elegant ladder in the home. I picked this photograph because it completes a very strong, masculine statement being paired with the grand piano, bookshelf and periscope.
“Boiserie chaleureuse” — annedub1
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