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How would you reach the books? I can just see my daughter climbing up there to get Dr. Seuss.
like the idea of using the space for shelves
this staircase keep books close at hand for impromptu story time.
Utilise the hall wallIf space is at a premium, building book storage into otherwise
the stairs, as well as the top of it on the landing, housing hundreds of books in an unused area.
items that aren’t yours – your children’s study notes or favourite childhood books, say – ask them to look after those pieces or at least help you sort through
bookshelves. Make sure they’re sorted so they’re easily accessible – kids’ books at the bottom, reference and new tomes in the middle and read-but-not-forgotten
McIntosh Poris Associates
wire mesh glass - use in my cabinet doors
WE HAVE THIS LADDER TO BE USED SOMEWHERE
a good idea to start paying attention to what you actually use. If you treasure your books, notice which ones you actually pick up from time to time —
Special case: Your passions. Book lovers, athletes, outdoorsy types, musicians, crafters … you know who you
rarely pick up novels after I’ve read them, so I decided to let go of most books in that category.Pain-free ways to declutter your library
richtung darauf ausgerichtet ist, dass Ihre Bücher genug Platz haben.Der Book-Look:Jeder noch so kleine Winkel wird ausgenutzt; vor allem maßgefertigte
Use of space for library, space saving
Platform 5 Architects
Book Tower House
But would it not be more eye pleasing if the books were neatly placed
With such an immense book collection, suitable display storage was always going to be a challenge. But rather than squirrel their books away, the family opted
h such an immense book collection, suitable display storage was always going to be a challenge. But rather than squirrel their books away, the family opted
contemporary book tower in a London flat. When I read the novel Super Sad True Love Story, I got the most depressed about the fact that books had become
Beware of going too high, though – these stepped sections mean all the books can be reached.
Book case running at the side of stairs...Cool use of space for books...The use of space by the stairs.
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Rebecca Naughtin Architect
simple white laminate, which we wanted to act as a backdrop to the colourful books. Designing the bookcase/stair combo was a delight though did require quite
Books as decorBookshelves can be added anywhere in the home, and lining hallways with them is a clever use of space. Investing in
Books galore. A house with lots of books feels more like a home, so add bookshelves however and wherever you can. This home amplifies its already fabulous
Our clients in the Northcote Residence required plenty of shelving for books, which created a terrific design challenge. By incorporating the shelving
bookshelves is well worth the trouble and cost, providing both space for your books, as well as enhancing your home with colour, character, art even.
Love books, books, and more books!...Mirrors and built in book case...Love the arches and book shelves
Don't love design, but a smart use of space.
what about glass floor and book shelves under stairs to give light to
Great use of a long wall...Books at inlet on stairs...books and glass...Book shelf!...Book shelves...Book case...Glass reduces clutter of books...Stairwell book case...book shelf with changing shelves...For The Book Lover
Is book shelf accessible from the landing of the stair?
Like the use of the landing for book shelves. Also like the glass floor for light harvesting.
This is an excellent use of space!! It truly is!! I can definitely see us having this in our house, can't you?
the structural glass railing. Natural lighting and optimal use of space by putting the book shelves at the landing. Simple colour and texture scheme with
multiple floors off the stair landing. The glass floor gives this wall of books some cohesion.
Placing this library space at the end of the stair landing is another brilliant use of space that is often wasted.
Great use of stair landing area
ACRE Goods + Services
Upstate New York
triangle by building in boxy open shelves. Stack books and magazines for an attractive display, and why not use a couple of sections as a drinks cabinet for
Ford arranged the couple’s book collection in strong horizontal lines for a more modern look.“One of the things they really wanted was a bar, but there
room bookcase into a makeshift bar, as this homeowner did. Clearing a few books off the top shelves provides space for adult beverages as well as glasses
there was no room for one,” says Ford. “We ended up using two shelves in the bookshelf as a built-in bar.”
Malcolm Davis Architecture
exposed framing of the thickened wall creates a floor to ceiling feature for books in the living room. The Western façade, with large glass barn doors and
Love the use of a large wall and how it becomes
i don't like square boxes for books...I like the wall of book shelves....Book case...Staircase book storage...Floor to ceiling book case...Book case along wall