How $10 and 1 Hour Can Transform Your Boring White Bookcase

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When we moved into our home, I immediately wanted to knock out the built-ins next to the fireplace. Instead, I painted them white and it's quickly become one of my fave places to display photos, decor and knick knacks. Lately all the white just wasn't doing it for me, and I wanted more contrast to highlight my decor.
Here it is before I got my random idea to use contact paper that cost me about $10 for a HUGE roll as a way to line the back of my bookcase to make my decor pop. See the rest of the tutorial at

Monica Benavidez
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  • Jackie Byrd Jackie Byrd on Aug 18, 2016
    Terrific idea! Love the rehab. Are those "between the studs" built-ins?


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