Bookcases

Bookcases you can buy or DIY for every room and aesthetic theme in your house.

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10 Cool Bookcases for Kids’ Bedrooms

Keeping books accessible and organized is key to encouraging your young reader! Check out our favorite kids' bookcases for inspiration.

How to Make a DIY Bookshelf

DIY bookshelf: Build it in a day with your favorite young woodworker.


How to Lay Mosaic Tiles

A handy guide to laying and setting mosaic tile from one of our most trusted tile experts. Plus, a quick...


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How to Build a Built-in Bookcase

No complex wood joints, no tricky techniques—simply glue, screw and nail the parts together


33 Bookcase Projects and Building Tips

A bookcase or shelf is an extremely useful home storage system. In this collection, you'll discover 33 project plans and...

Bookcase and Shelf Tips

Building beautiful bookcases and shelving units doesn't have to be hard. Here are some of our favorite ways to simplify...


DIY Murphy Bed and Bookcase

A cozy extra bed when you need it, a handsome showpiece when you don't have a ton of room. We'll...

How to Build a Bookcase with Crates

This simple bookcase is made with four crates and wheels. You can put one together for your bedroom in less...


No Time to Assemble that IKEA Bookcase? You Need TaskRabbit!

IKEA has partnered with TaskRabbit to take the headache out of furniture assembly. Here's how to use it.


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How To Build a Classic Floor-To-Ceiling Bookcase

Ornate styling, but simple to build.


Build a Faux Stone Accent Wall

Create a gorgeous stone veneer accent wall. We'll show you how, step by step.

Saturday Morning Workshop: How To Build Industrial Bookends

Build these industrial bookends to spice up your bookshelf or desk and learn a cool hardware "aging" tip, too.


10 Pieces of Furniture with Hidden Compartments

If you're looking to keep clutter at bay, you're in good company. Here are 10 pieces of furniture with hidden...


I Bought a Bookcase, Now How Do I Style It?

Whether it's a stand-alone unit adorned with novels and knick knacks or built-ins filled with first editions and trinkets, organization...


How to Build a Bookcase with Crates

This project can be positioned vertically for use as a bookcase look or horizontally for use as a console table....


Reader Project: Classic Bookcase

This entertainment center by reader Matt Godsey looks professionally built!

Classic Bookcase

Build this timeless bookcase and Learn the ins and outs of using a router table for advanced woodworking techniques.


Bookcase of Secrets

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High style, tons of storage — and clever hidden compartments.


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Foolproof Dado and Rabbet Cuts

Our best tips for getting your project done right.


How to Fix a Wobbly Bookcase

Three simple ways to anchor your bookcase and keep it from tipping


Built-in Bookcases

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A Mission Oak classic—engineered for easy construction


Install Mosaic Tile

In some ways, setting mosaic tile is just like setting any other tile. But because the individual tiles are small...


Bookcases: Pro Shortcut for DIY Furniture Makers

The ideal bookcase has open shelves for items you want to put on display, and enclosed storage space for stuff...