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Project by WildwoodWoodworking posted 09-25-2016 12:29 PM 991 views 13 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Finished a room renovation to convert my living room into a library. I added in a coffered ceiling and a gas fireplace too. There is a link below to a video if your interested in the finished project or want to see the details of how i built the room. If you have any comments or suggestions about the build please comment below. I’m interested in the input!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2U16Q6_lrN8





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Halc

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#1 posted 09-26-2016 12:18 AM

It looks like a lot of work went into this project, and it looks like it was well worth the effort too. Nice job!

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#2 posted 09-26-2016 12:48 AM

very nice. Just FYI – video is set to private, can’t watch.

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#3 posted 09-26-2016 12:50 AM

Not knocking anybody’s work, but how the hell could a pencil holder (excuse me, “desktop accessory” beat THIS in the awards category?
Beautiful work brother.
One of my favorite posts from LJ’s this year.

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Jeff Mazur

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#4 posted 09-26-2016 02:00 AM

That’s one STUD project – would take me a year or two at least at my leisurely pace. Real nice work, beautiful room.

-- Woodworking is a beautiful, physical, cerebral, and noble art.

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#5 posted 09-26-2016 03:54 AM

Well done. I really like the lighted shelves; are they dimmable?

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#6 posted 09-26-2016 05:45 AM

Stunning, absolutely stunning!

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#7 posted 09-26-2016 12:33 PM

Already mentioned above, but I’m really interested in watching this video and it is set to private. Amazing work!

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#8 posted 09-26-2016 12:59 PM

Very nice ,that’s a lot of work but well worth it

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#9 posted 09-26-2016 01:17 PM

That’s an impressive room! And a lot of cabinetry. I like that each shelf is individually lighted. I’ve always defaulted to glass shelving when lighting cabinets (lighting at the top of the cabinet) but this has made me re-think that approach.

Tastefully done all around, I would add.

-- "As are the things we make, so are we ourselves." - Lin Yutang

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helluvawreck

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#10 posted 09-26-2016 07:27 PM

You did a beautiful job on this library. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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WildwoodWoodworking

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#11 posted 09-26-2016 11:02 PM

Thank you all! I fixed the video so it’s not private anymore. Enjoy!

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splintergroup

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#12 posted 09-27-2016 09:57 PM

Awesome space!

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