Start by putting a 15 34 wide shelf in the corner. Check details in the tutorial.
I measured the space in between the walls in our case it was almost exactly 12 feet or 144 inches then i subtracted out the width of the bookcases which are 31 each or a total of 124 inches.
Billy bookcase built in corner. Arranging bookshelves in a corner is a clever way to maximize storage space. All the steps are shown and the result is awesome. Have an entire corner set up filled with your personal place of taste.
Gorgeous bookcase made with ikea billy bookcases glass doors and an ikea lighting system. The fittings will help you to put the shelves at the right angle and make the solution both tight and stable. Ikea bookcase bookshelves built in built ins billy bookcases diy built in shelves billy bookcase with doors built in shelves living room diy bookshelf wall ikea wall shelves how to build a faux wall of inexpensive built in bookcases using ikea billy bookshelves to create beautiful shelving.
The billy bookcase is one of those ikea products that you buy for your dorm room and hold onto for years after graduation. Ikea sells a ton of options when it comes to the billy system and its easier to navigate those options in the store than online. The scraphacker had four billy bookcases left over from his poor student days but they were not a good fit for his grown up apartment.
To figure out how to best use the space the picture below shows how we did the math. Small plywood panel for the floating desk mdf panels for the top of the bookcase 2x4s for the braces 1x3s for the floating desk 2 ikea billy bookcases. How to build built in bookcases from ikea billy bookshelves.
For the video with no music click on. Epic billy storage hack scrap hacker. Billy corner fittings make it easy to build a corner solution using the classic bookcase.
And whats cozier and more satisfying than sitting in a room lined with books. Every model in the billy series also features adjustable shelves so you can fit anything from books to trophies and everything in between. This tutorial will elaborate on how you can have an insanely cheap ikea billy bookcase built in.
We used 4 billy bookcases with the height extenders and left off the backs and 1 narrower billy bookcase with height extender in the middle. The finished look will completely alter the rooms aura. Billy bookcases are built with a stackable design that allows you to attach new units whenever you need additional storage just decide on what height suits your space best.
This video shows you how to make ikea billy bookcases look just like professional built in bookshelves.