Gorgeous Ideas of Modern Wall Mounted Bookshelves
When you have small space at your house or apartment, every spaces and details count. What if you have large collection of books and your spaces are limited? You can change the traditional freestanding bookshelves into wall mounted. Nowadays you can find various ideas of modern wall mounted bookshelves from magazines and online articles. Here are some of those gorgeous ideas you can applied at your house.
Sit closer to the wall
The key of wall mounted bookshelves to save more floor space is sit closer to the walls. One of the advantages of wall mounted bookshelves is you can install the shelves up into the ceiling so you can hold more books or other items than the traditional freestanding bookshelves. Another advantage is you can install the shelves in wherever space you have. You can install them at the end of the hallway or in the corner of living room.
Match colored with walls
Install wall mounted bookshelves in match color with the surrounding walls. They will trick the eyes like the shelves were built-in shelves. The match color add aesthetic and give visual clutter yet neat bookcase. It is perfect for you who like eclectic styles.
Every houses has unusual space in it for example the corner space under the stairs. Do not let those space laying waste! Maximize those unusual place with modern wall mounted bookshelves.
Rise above other
Since it called wall mounted bookshelves, it means you can install them above other furnishing. You can install them above dresser, living room’s chairs or desk. That way you can maximize every spaces you had at the house.
With wall mounted bookshelves, you have been given freedom to build them in asymmetry, not like traditional freestanding bookshelves. You can install them taller to accommodate larger books like dictionaries or reference books and shorter to accommodate small paper novels or CD. You even have create the space in the base of bookshelves for boxes or piles of old magazines.
Deeper shelf at bottom
Be creative by creating deeper shelf at the bottom of bookshelves as the bench or special nook for reading space. But be careful when you are standing or your head would knock the upper shelf. You also can create deeper shelf as display case.
You can decorate your modern wall mounted bookshelves with monochromatic items like the trademark of modern styles. Choose book covers with monochromatic tones and put the book’s cover facing the room. Pictures on book cover can act as art display on the shelves.
Contrast colors with walls
While in previous point, we already discussed about match color between bookshelves and walls. Now another idea for wall mounted bookshelves is putting the shelves in contrast color with walls. For example you put black color bookshelves at bright color walls. This idea suggest the idea to arouse the interest in the room.
Different styles bookcase
To intrigue the room even more, you can install wall mounted bookshelves with different styles and shapes. For example you combine the vertical shelves with horizontal helves or the vertical shelves with zigzag shelves. Do not stick to the old idea that wall mounted bookshelves have to be in one style from the floor to the ceiling!
Nowadays modular shelving is becoming popular because it allows the creation of original ideas and the flexibility of arrangement. Most of modular shelving are in the shape of cubes and lines with disarray combination. This kind of shelving is perfect for modern style house and can be your option for modern wall mounted bookshelves.
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