Built-in Bookshelves

  • Advertise with us
Project by gnewman10 posted 06-19-2014 10:08 PM 1378 views 4 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was fun build. My first attempt at bookshelves , just used simple dadoes for the shelves with a little help from screws and glue . Each section was built seperate for more support and then screwed together . Fairly cheap to build coming in under $200 moms a happy camper.

6 comments so far

View Ocelot's profile


1112 posts in 1678 days

#1 posted 06-19-2014 10:10 PM


View AnonymousRequest's profile


861 posts in 589 days

#2 posted 06-19-2014 10:26 PM

^ Looks good!

View Sandra's profile


6130 posts in 1115 days

#3 posted 06-20-2014 10:36 AM

Love these. So practical and nice to look at.

-- No, I don't want to buy the pink hammer.

View HillbillyShooter's profile


5489 posts in 1332 days

#4 posted 06-20-2014 11:15 AM

Nice, clean and always great to have.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

View bondogaposis's profile


3378 posts in 1391 days

#5 posted 06-20-2014 09:22 PM

Looks great.

-- Bondo Gaposis

View MikeBullock's profile


5 posts in 263 days

#6 posted 01-20-2015 04:14 AM

The bookcases are beautiful! I’m about to start in on my own first set of built-in’s. If they turn out as nice as yours, I’ll be happy, happy. Would you share the type and thickness of wood you used? I like the proportions you ended up with as well as the cost!

Best Regards,

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics