Published at Thursday, October 17th 2019, 03:55:32 AM by Dietrich Zimmermann. Leaning Bookcases & Ladder Shelves. Fresh, sleek and sophisticated are all great buzzwords when discussing the leaning bookcase. Made of many different types of materials from wood to aluminum, the possibilities and variations are endless. It will not be difficult to find the perfect match for any home decor. Some of the bookcases even in come in multiple sets with gallery-style shelves rather than the old boring standard upright bookcases. These can be affixed together or you can let them stand alone.
Published at Thursday, October 17th 2019, 03:29:48 AM by Koenraad Albrecht. Leaning Bookcases & Ladder Shelves. If you have just moved into a new house or apartment, then you're probably spending a lot of your free time thinking up creative ways to decorate your interior and make it our own. There are so many different ways to do this, you can make it look cozy, modern, sleek and elegant, the list is endless. Though besides making it look good you'll also need to consider how you are going to store and display your belongings. If you are like me you may have cupboards filled with ornaments, potted plants, books, CDs, records, etc; what are you going to do with all of these things? One way to deal with the clutter is to use cupboards to hide all of your unneeded belongings away, though a better option is to use shelves to present some of your more ornate items in a neat ordered way. The great thing about shelves is there are so many different shapes, sizes, styles and colors to fit your décor, currently the most popular type are the ladder shelves.
Published at Saturday, September 07th 2019, 01:31:59 AM. nautical bookshelf By Dietrich Zimmermann. More stylish styles include glass and metal constructions, possibly in an unusual shape such as a wave. This adds a sleek element, and curved shapes can add extra style to any room. Other options are coloured plastic stackable cubes which slot together in a variety of ways and can be filled up with books and other ornaments if you wish.
Published at Thursday, September 05th 2019, 01:31:03 AM. media bookshelf By Garson Dietrich. 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, September 04th 2019, 01:28:07 AM. empty bookshelf By Koenraad Albrecht. Ladder shelving is exactly what it sounds like: shelving which resembles the steps on a ladder. It's a great solution for areas which lack space, but which are perfect to use as decorative feature.
Published at Monday, September 02nd 2019, 01:29:18 AM. etagere bookshelf By Junko Thomas. Barrister bookcases have glass doors protecting each shelf. Each door has its own hinge, so you can easily slide the glass out of the way when needed. These bookcases are generally fairly large, and they are perfect for protecting your favorite books, knickknacks, collectibles and other important memorabilia.
Published at Friday, August 30th 2019, 01:27:00 AM. hamptons bookcase By Riku Kobayashi. Opus Oak Ladder Shelves - This particular ladder shelf has a slightly different look to the standard shelf, it is similar to an 'S' turned on its side. It has a trendy modern appeal for younger people, but is a little on the expensive side costing over $200 each. The opus shelf has 7 shelves and a height/width of 59" x 20", this retro looking robust oak shelf would make a good addition to any sleek interior.
Published at Thursday, August 29th 2019, 01:25:56 AM. hallway bookshelf By Sherman Vogel. Alternately, you can open up the ladder, turn it sideways and add three or four shelves which you balance on the parallel steps on each side. That arrangement gives you a lot of instant shelf space with no need to install anything. If you are concerned about the shelves remaining balanced, you can easily secure them to the steps of the ladder with some screws. Measure the depth of the step and the thickness of the shelf. Buy screws that will go through the step (from the bottom) and into the bottom of the shelf, without going all the way through the shelf. This way the screws won't be seen at all.
Published at Tuesday, August 27th 2019, 01:23:57 AM. bedside bookcase By Walfred Krause. Ready-made ladder shelving comes in a variety of designs, from basic wood to hand carved designs which add a touch of elegance. They don't hold a lot of storage, and are best used in areas where you want to display items for decoration.