Published at Sunday, October 13th 2019, 22:13:57 PM by Sherman Vogel. Cube Storage Bookcases & Bookshelves. 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 Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 01:13:40 AM. boys bookshelf By Dietrich Zimmermann. Go for a colour that compliments the rest of your furniture. Solid wood or a wood finish is the best choice and looks more traditional. You can get some good ones made with a wood effect that are fairly cheap but look the real deal. Try and invest in real wood if you can as it is long lasting, however, you do not need to if you cannot afford it.
Published at Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 01:13:12 AM. sling bookcase By Garson Dietrich. You may not have heard the term before, but we all know what barrister bookcases are. It is like taking a regular bookcase and adding a glass door to the front that slides up and into the case to allow access. They show off your attractive books while at the same time keeping the dust at bay.
Published at Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 01:12:23 AM. muji bookshelf By Koenraad Albrecht. Oak is a good deal as it's a timber of particularly high quality and makes beautiful looking furniture. Solid oak should be used throughout the piece, even in the drawer bases and cabinet backs; these are the places where some manufactures might substitute veneers in an attempt to keep costs down. Quality pieces will facilitate dovetailed joints in the drawers, and when finished in a tough, hard-wearing lacquer such as a resilient satin for instance, this is a pretty tough piece of furniture sure to last generations.
Published at Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 01:12:02 AM. unicorn bookshelf By Junko Thomas. 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 Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 01:10:55 AM. stackable bookcase By Riku Kobayashi. If you are looking for an antique white bookcase it is best to seek out furniture restoration specialists. Another option is to buy a modern design and treat it with an antique finish. These finishes can be obtained in any craft store.
Published at Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 01:10:02 AM. circular bookshelf By Sherman Vogel. If you are a voracious reader, then you must have a perfectly crafted bookshelf in your home.
Published at Wednesday, October 16th 2019, 01:07:17 AM. canoe bookcase By Walfred Krause. You might think a bookcase is a bookcase and what is the big deal? It's not until you start to search for one for your home you'll soon realize there are actually many various kinds available. They come in all kinds of solid woods from oak, pine and beech still in their natural state, or waxed or varnished in a darker hue, to painted white or something brighter for a real funky style. Tall, short, wide and thin, with or without drawers and cupboards, the range is huge and it won't take long to find a solution to your storage and display needs.