Built in bookcases


I used four Billy bookcases (with extenders) from Ikea to install a wall of built in bookcases for my craft room. For a few hundred dollars, we have a custom look!
Ikea Billy bookcases turned into built in unit.
We slid the four bookcases into place and surrounded it with trim to build it in.
A thick crown molding added the final touch.
All gussied up with storage boxes and containers for my craft supplies

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3 questions
  • Sarah Sweeney
    on Mar 12, 2016

    can you share the blue backing color? would love to try something similar!

  • Pama
    on Dec 2, 2017

    whats the paint color

  • Kimmy
    on Mar 10, 2019

    Lovely! Makes a whole lot of difference! Oh, and about the new ceiling light, where did you buy it? :D

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  • Joan
    on Oct 18, 2015

    Those are nice, you've created something very beautiful! I would love to have them in my house, each side of fire place make it cozy

  • Gisela Molina
    on Apr 4, 2016

    Neat & pretty! Great project, well done!

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