Home Office Makeover: Built-In Bookshelves DIY!
It's been over 3 years since we moved into our home and I can remember when we were building, our home office wasn't a priority when it came to upgrades. For the price our builder asked, I just felt like it was something we could wait on and do later and spend much less money doing so. Fast forward 3 years, we FINALLY made it a priority- and I'm SO HAPPY we did! It's funny how horrible you realize a space looks once you invest the time (& money) into making it how you want it. The office is…
Ikea Hack: Billy Built-in Bookshelves (Part 1)
I have a room in our home that I haven't shared much on the blog. It serves as our guest room, library, and Matt's office all in one. I've never been happy with this room,
The Affordable Way to Build Built-In Bookshelves • Roots & Wings Furniture LLC
How to build custom built-in bookshelves for your home. Do it yourself and save a ton of money! It's an easy building project with only a few tools needed.
WELCOME! Before the tours... See the paint colors in both houses. Curious about a project? You can find many of my DIY projects here. Want to know where something is from? You can shop the house. (Affiliate links for your convenience.) We moved in 2017 after more than 13 years in our first home. We had no plans to move, but happened upon a spec house that we fell head over heels in love with and decided to move. You can read how things magically came together in this post. Since then I've…
DIY Built In Cabinets using Prefab Cabinets: Step by Step Tutorial
Using prefab cabinets for built ins is a cost effective way to get semi-custom built in cabinets that add storage, beauty and value to a home. Here's how.
DIY Bookcase Tutorial (DIY built in, all the details!!) - Artsy Chicks Rule®
Build your very own DIY BOOKCASE BUILT IN!! Full tutorial and how-to with photos!
DIY Built Ins from IKEA Bookcases + ORC Week 2
A step-by-step tutorial for how to make professional looking DIY built-ins using IKEA Billy bookcases for vertical storage. If there is an Olympic event for building IKEA furniture, I think we just took home the gold medal. Because we just went all Billy bookcase crazy up in here. Our playroom /media room makeover is officially underway ...
My DIY Built-In Bookshelves Wall Is Finished!! - Addicted 2 Decorating®
I finished my built-in bookshelves wall in my living room!! Here's the Before & After pictorial for the whole wall bookcase project!
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The Library Is Complete! (for Real This Time) (Thrifty Decor Chick)
Hey there! Hope your weekend was great! We finally got some winter here -- I'm not too bothered by it just yet. I quite like the snow and don't mind the cold till about mid-February. Then I'm DONE. Bu
Built-in Shelves | Popular Woodworking Magazine
I'm working on a "built-in basics" article for an upcoming issue of the magazine. For perhaps obvious reasons, I'm not focusing that article on the specific components I designed for my study, because…
How to Build in Wall Cabinet Using Stock Kitchen Cabinets DIY
We wanted to add storage cabinets to our home office, but didn't have time to construct the cabinets from scratch. Instead we opted for stock unfinished kitchen cabinets from our local home improvement store and it was perfect. We measured the space and found that we would need three cabinets,. We also found that because there are windows on one adjoining wall, we would need to use upper kitchen cabinets. First step was to remove the baseboards and we would use them later. We want…
How to Build DIY Built In Shelves Around Our Fireplace
We redid our existing fireplace with new tile and floating mantle, then installed built ins around our fireplace to add functional storage and display space to our living room. We saved around $5,000 by doing this ourselves. Amazing!! FInd out how much we spent instead on the blog post: adding built ins around our fireplace. First, we demoed the existing fireplace. See those cubby shelves? That was our only storage before this project. What an upgrade these built ins provided! We i…