Published at Monday, October 14th 2019, 15:45:50 PM by Koenraad Albrecht. 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 Monday, October 14th 2019, 15:56:29 PM by Dietrich Zimmermann. Cube Storage Bookcases & Bookshelves. Apart from the standard and decorative bookcases, you also find cube units, corner units, or the barrister. In fact, in terms of available finishes, you could only be limited by your imagination.
Published at Saturday, October 12th 2019, 16:38:03 PM by Walfred Krause. Cube Storage Bookcases & Bookshelves. You need to consider size, space and colour as the main components as your bookcase. Always take measurements of a room if you are going furniture shopping, and try and identify a space where you can place the bookcase and know it will fit.
Published at Friday, October 18th 2019, 02:41:39 AM. square bookshelf By Sherman Vogel. With Barrister bookcases more often than not, you are going to find them with glass doors. These doors may or may not be decorated with frosting, beveling or even etched designs. Many people look at antiques when looking at barrister bookcases since the style tends to be one that is considered more traditional or old fashioned.
Published at Friday, October 18th 2019, 02:37:10 AM. best bookcases By Walfred Krause. Keep in mind that each type of bookcase can be customized to meet your needs. Shelves are usually adjustable, and you can vary the size depending on the amount of space you have to fill.
Published at Thursday, October 17th 2019, 04:32:47 AM. home bookshelf By Arick Schubert. Bookcases that you assemble yourself can be useful as you may not be able to fit a piece that is already put together through the door, and you do not want to damage it. For this reason always ask if you can have it in a flat pack format or delivered in parts so you or some hired help can put it together.
Published at Thursday, October 17th 2019, 04:28:43 AM. tabletop bookshelf By Azami Watanabe. It is not always easy to find good barrister bookcases so you may have to spend a lot of time and energy looking for the right piece. If you want an antique bookcase, be sure to verify its age and manufacturer by finding the label or tag. If you are interested in a newer model, you want to be sure that it is well constructed and made of good quality materials that are going to hold up over time. You want your barrister bookcases to be passed down to future generations.
Published at Thursday, October 17th 2019, 04:27:46 AM. rotating bookcase By Garson Dietrich. 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 Thursday, October 17th 2019, 04:27:03 AM. marble bookcase By Junko Thomas. Way Basics are furniture manufacturers that design some very reasonably priced white bookcases. The eco-conscious will be glad to know that these shelves are built from recycled paperboard rather than plywood. When manufactured properly, paperboard is durable and best of all, is classified as sustainable. Another great feature is that they are often less than half the weight of their counterparts.
Published at Thursday, October 17th 2019, 04:26:10 AM. houzz bookcases By Koenraad Albrecht. Teak bathroom ladder shelves - This is quite a unique rustic design that fits a bathroom space; it has a movable shelf that can be put on any rung of the ladder. The down side to this product is its limited storage space, though it is more of an ornamental piece of furniture to be used to keep toiletries or potted plants. As this item is made from teak wood and has been hand crafted it will set you back about $150, though you may be able to find a cheaper price online.