Published at Thursday, October 17th 2019, 03:29:48 AM. Leaning Bookcases & Ladder Shelves. By Koenraad Albrecht.
Everybody likes buying new pieces of furniture for their homes or extra fittings to keep their house looking good. Though due to the recent economic downturn many home owners are holding on tightly to their wallets, afraid of what the future holds. Buying new items to make our living spaces more livable can be quite pricey, though one piece of furniture seems to be selling very well and has become a hot item in most homes. Ladder shelves are reasonably priced can help you to store or display your prized possessions and come in various shapes, sizes and colors.
Ladder shelves come in all sorts of different shapes, sizes and colors. The most common types are made from good quality hard woods, which will be coated with a specific finish. There are also ladder shelves made from other materials, such as bamboo or even metal for extra durability. An example of a unique shelf is the 'Shanxi Shelf'; this oriental styled product is made from a strong hammered metal in a black finish hide metal shine. The upside to having a metal shelf is that it can withstand more weight and will last longer than a wooden shelf; this is especially true if you live in a humid climate.
The leaning bookcase has become commonplace in many homes seeking that modern feel. Quite simply, it is just a bookcase but with a distinct crick in its design that almost looks like a ladder. Almost like the ladder found in libraries of old but instead used to shelve books. The leaning bookcase is usually secured directly to the wall and is set up to make the most of limited shelf space.
If you like keeping your home uncluttered and well organized to make living in it absolutely cozy for you and your family, then consider using shelves which is a great way to store and show your belongings. Making a comeback nowadays in most homes are ladder shelves. In fact, it is becoming a favorite among modern interior designers because it offers a unique sense of style design for a house. It reflects modern styles because of their sleek construction, small footprint and highly functional features.