Finding storage space is one of the main challenges that people face when designing a living room and after it. Sometimes, even in a large room, another bulky closet will look inappropriate, but what if you need to place a collection of figurines or a dozen books? Salvation in this situation – wall shelves, which will be discussed today.
Classic wall bookshelves
The cheapest and most common option, which is attached to a flat wall. But thanks to their simplicity, they provide a wide field for the flight of fantasy: shelves of different geometric shapes, sizes, arranged in the form of honeycombs or create complex compositions.
Buy bookshelves made from MDF, or fiberboard it’s always easy on the wallet, so don’t expect it to hold extremely heavy books, but they say the faux wood grain looks genuine and beautiful. It may come with 5, 4 or 3 shelves, where you can keep favorite books some objects to decorate your room.
Smaller homes and apartments need not sacrifice books, but it’s important to pick a small bookcase that is compact and efficient, putting every inch to work. If you want to be trendy and attractive then choose steel bookshelf at low price. The original design will allow you place nicely your shelf in any interior. The geometric bookcase or black etagere bookcase can emphasize the refined taste of its owner.
If you find yourself with an empty corner in your home, one that’s not already piled high with books, buy a corner book rack. It is a great choice for your space. Whatever lovers of Feng Shui and other practices say, in a tiny apartment you need to use wisely every free corner. The main advantage of such angular models is their high resistance to mechanical stress. Chipboard models equipped with metal holders are very popular. Slim tall shelf made of metal is almost invisible and fits any room. Corner bookcases equipped with legs are recommended by specialists for placement in bedrooms, children’s rooms. The depth of the corner shelves in the room should not exceed 20 cm.
In living rooms, it is not so important what material the shelf is made of. It is important that its design was in the same style as the interior. Even functionality is not always important: some play a purely decorative role.