Published at Friday, October 11th 2019, 00:17:27 AM by Azami Watanabe. Barrister Bookcases & Bookshelves. Just like regular bookcases, you'll find barrister bookcases in all shapes and sizes. Take an account of your book collection so that you get a general idea of what size barrister you need. Barristers look like stacked cabinets, so the more space you need, the more cabinets are required. One cabinet barrister bookcases are great pieces of accent furniture that be used generously throughout the house, while larger, 4-6 cabinet barrister bookcases can become the focal point of your room.
Published at Saturday, September 28th 2019, 01:50:50 AM by Sherman Vogel. Corner Bookcases & Bookshelves. Making a corner bookshelf for your study can be a simple one level shelf or a set of shelves with an enclosure. Your first items to do are to pick the material you wish to use for the shelves, select the finishes you will apply and the location where you want the shelves. There are just tons of pre-made shelving kits available today. Corners, straight, pre-edged, scroll work bracket supports and so on. If you choose to do your own here are some helpful hints. Pine wood is the easiest to work with as it is a soft wood.and cuts, drills and sands quite easily. Oak is a hardwood that requires some more special techniques. Both make fine shelves but the final finish you can achieve may determine what species of wood you choose. Once you determine the location of your new shelf you need to locate the center lines of the wall studs. A stud finder tool can make quick work of finding the studs. Gentle tapping on the wall with hammer can sometimes be useful but is not really accurate. Mark the stud centers for nailing purposes later on. A corner shelf is one the easiest shelves to mount as by it's very nature, it has supports on two adjoining walls. Using a carpenters level mark on the wall two lines at the height you want the finished shelf.
Published at Friday, October 11th 2019, 00:26:19 AM by Arick Schubert. Barrister Bookcases & Bookshelves. Many people are unaware of what a barrister bookcase is, even though it's one of the most distinguishable pieces of furniture available. Originally used by lawyers in England (barristers), a barrister bookcase shares the same traditional design of the majority of bookcases, but a clear glass front sets it apart. they are known for their ability to provide greater protection of your books, or whatever other items you decide to store inside.
Published at Saturday, August 24th 2019, 01:54:23 AM. tower bookcase By Dietrich Zimmermann. When looking into barrister bookcases that may be antiques there are a few things that you may want to look into before investing in the piece. The first is look for tags, stickers or labels. These are going to indicate the year, the manufacturer and any other information. Antiques have history so you will want to ensure that the piece has some history to it that can be traced.
Published at Saturday, August 24th 2019, 01:51:47 AM. toddler bookcase By Riku Kobayashi. While there are some newer versions of this style of bookcase, being built in less expensive and less durable materials a true barrister bookcase is going to be made of quality hardwood. They are going to also be made of high quality glass inserts in the doors and have fine brass features such as handles, knobs and hinges. On the high quality pieces you will find that the joints are put together with dove tail and assorted other traditional methods of fastening rather than more modern methods of screws and nails.
Published at Thursday, August 22nd 2019, 01:46:27 AM. brass bookshelf By Koenraad Albrecht. The Seven Main Types of Bookcases
Published at Monday, August 19th 2019, 01:45:19 AM. stair bookcase By Junko Thomas. Don't forget that each of these bookcases comes in a variety of finishes to accent any home's current décor. Take the time to consider which varieties are best suited for the rooms in your home, and start taking advantage of the many uses of bookcases today.
Published at Saturday, August 17th 2019, 01:43:51 AM. umbra shelf By Azami Watanabe. Though sometimes relegated to book storage and nothing more, bookcases can actually work as central design features for any room in your home, and display a variety of prized possessions. Modern updates leave you with tons of options to choose from, ranging from sleek and module to a traditional open-faced wood-finish. Choose according to your style and don't be afraid to take advantage of every shelf, nook, and cranny.
Published at Saturday, August 17th 2019, 01:42:36 AM. tiny bookshelf By Walfred Krause. The invention of the printing press by Johannes Gutenberg in 1440 made books more common. The need for their storage also become more pronounced. The oldest shelves in existence are believed to be in the Bodleian Library at Oxford University, they have been in place since the end of the 16th century. What surprises me though is the fact that the initial designs made then have remained till today, and are used as a standard for the design of the modern bookcases.
Published at Sunday, August 11th 2019, 01:40:06 AM. red bookshelf By Arick Schubert. These unique pieces of furniture can be used to store and display just about anything: books, antiques, knickknacks, pictures, collectibles and more. The benefit is that all of these objects are protected from dust, dirt and other impurities that could otherwise damage them. Many people use barrister bookcases to hold older books and antique items they want to keep intact. If you are a book lover then this may be the type of bookcase you would prefer to keep your most cherished books protected in.