Houzz is the new way to design your home.
471 built-in book shelf Staircase Design Photos
Gardner Mohr Architects LLC
love this look...notice the bench on right, and of course the books on the left
Library nook book shelves
Book shelves, beams, columns
Book shelf nook...Book room...book nook...Book shelves...built ins...Built in bench...built-in bench
Petal Douglas Design
Petal Douglas Design Easy Caribbean
Staircase to second level, also house built-in book shelf underneath for extra storage. Photo credits: Celebrity Photography Studio
Smith & Vansant Architects PC
While the basic elements of the original stairs remain the same the addition of a window and built-in bookcase as well as a new paint job give these stairs a nice makeover. Renovation/Addition. Rob Karosis Photography
Built in bookshelves up the stairs
nice spaie use with book shelf
Great place for a book shelf
Good storage area for a few books....
Just like the bookcase built into the wall.
Optimize your space. If you have the budget, skill and space to add a built-in shelving unit, do it. You will love having the extra room to store things.
Platform 5 Architects
Book Tower House
Built-in book storage and display up the staircase, with pot lighting
Wonderful built-ins everywhere, including the stairway wall.
Love the easy access to books. No need for library ladder
Books everywhere! Abam should love it!
Stairs in entry way with book shelves.
Love the idea for book storage!
in Seattle to this 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 rare relics of the past in the novel. Bravo, bibliophiles!Full story: Houzz Tour: A London Book Tower House Worth a Browse
sections mean all the books can be reached.
12. Build in recessed shelving Find space where it doesn’t seem to exist – you have to be ingenious if you are a serious keeper of books. Recessed into the wall, these bookshelves climb up the space echoing the stairs below them. A relatively narrow shelving
David Churchill - Architectural Photographer
How would you reach the books? I can just see my daughter climbing up there to get Dr. Seuss.
books lining stairway makes them easier reach
Recessed book shelves with built in lighting in stairwell.
Love this inserted stair book cubbies
What if we built "reverse" bookshelves up top that are about
Cubbies built into the side of 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 dead space is a neat idea. This unit exploits the tall wall leading up the stairs, as well as the top of it on the landing
landing, housing hundreds of books in an unused area.
McIntosh Poris Associates
I like the idea of a book shelf
Special case: Your passions. Book lovers, athletes, outdoorsy types
wood the shelves r made of for built ins
I just like the idea, how to show Books I own
paying attention to what you actually use. If you treasure your books, notice which ones you actually pick up from time to time — I realized a while ago that I 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
Special case: Your passions. Book lovers, athletes, outdoorsy types, musicians, crafters … you know who you are. And more important, you know how easy it is to collect more and more
Cole Design Studio, LLC
I believe the stairs were a beige color and fire engine red for the book cases. Probably called something today.
I love the painted stairs & wall trim & especially the book shelves
Shelves need only be as deep as your widest book's width, so you can make do with as little as 9 extra inches of depth. Using a contrasting wood or paint color punctuates this added landing feature.Note: While triangular landings like these are common in older homes, codes for new construction require
10. Locate unused nooksA landing on a stairwell that has a bit of extra width can be all you need to solve your book-storing issues … or some of them, perhaps. A bold colour contrast in the paintwork makes a feature of it.
St. Davids Terrace
built in book case in stairs
Bookshelves built in to stair walls
book shelf door @ the top
Rad use of space for book shelf.
Built in shelves on stairs
shelf going up the stairs
Arrangement of books
Stairway book shelves
book shelf...Book storage