I knew I wanted to have less shelving and more hanging space so I went to Ikea and did a little research. Every model in the BILLY series also features adjustable shelves so you can fit anything from books to.
This furniture must be secured to the wall with the enclosed wall anchoring device it may be used with or without doors.
Ikea billy bookcase closet. Once upon a time a little bookcase became a beloved classic around the world. Once your bookcase is assembled move it into the desired location in the closet. You may have already guessed what it is.
I painted my entire closet Valspars Dove White since Kate at Centsational Girl had said it is a close match to Ikea White I needed that color because I had decided to use Ikeas Billy bookcases the 15 deep ones as my new closet shelving. June 23 2015 at 1216 am. I know I was looking at that picture of the sprayer and was like whoa its obvious.
The little bookcase that could. I love the look of your very loved Finish Max. BILLY is a modern bookcase now more customizable and used in many more ways than just for books.
Happy to finally share everything about my closet makeover. I know that a closet makeover when Im the sole owner of said closet is complete. IKEA Billy bookcase is a simple unit with enough storage for a limited space or a foundation for a larger storage solution if you need it and adjustable shelves can be arranged according to your needs.
The worlds most versatile bookcase it turns out makes for some. Jenna Rain on a Tin Roof says. I already owned the fully sized Billy bookshelf and I knew they made a smaller version but I wasnt about to shell out another 50 for a slightly smaller version of.
I love your diy dress up closet made from an ikea billy bookcase. Assemble the Billy Bookcase according to the Ikea instructions. Today Im sharing a quick and easy tutorial from our last house Kinseys bedroom specifically that can easily be applied to any reach-in closet.
Closetmakeover diyikeahack closetorganizationHi Friends. We started by using 2 x 4s to build a frame for the bookcases to sit on. BILLY can be as small and humble or as big and proud as you want it to be.
If you look at the Before photos above you can see that the left side of this closet has a slanted ceiling. The tutorial of the day how to build your own closet built-ins using a Billy bookcase from Ikea a few pieces of MDF several 1x2s and a clothing. Basically a completely empty closet.
But those things are expensive. At 79 each it was hard to beat that price for an entire wall of shelving I used 2 units. We used the 79 12 inch Ikea Billy bookcase with the height extension unit that adds one more shelf at the top.
Theyre similar to Kallax in that theyre available in so many different styles and sizes that you can freely mix and match for your storage needs. Weve got some great Billy hacks for you here but did you know you can also use them for closets. Mine looks a lot like yours.
Dont get me wrong I loved my cork jewelry holder and shelf space but it really wasnt the best use of the area. To maximize space most efficiently I placed my Billy Bookcase on the far right side. Using 2 x 4s propped it up to the right height for the baseboards to sit flush with the bottom shelf.
For all the rest of us theres a trusty IKEA product that will give you the look of custom shelving for a fraction of the price. The Ikea Billy units are bookcases that can be used f0r much more than books. The color is sooo pretty.
Sure we probably all dream of having a Carrie Bradshaw-style custom closet. I loved creating this functional spac. Last week I shared with your the overview of my closet makeover which by the way has been dreamy.
And like most things small it grew. Extra Billy shelves for the bookcase 12x11xlength you need to fit in your closet MDF or shelving material wooden clothes rod 1x2s 1x4s shelf and rod bracket x3 pole socket x3 nail gun I prefer Ryobi wood filler to fill nail holes primer paint Heres the before picture. 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.