Archive for July 14th, 2009

RIP stupid bookshelf

You know the bookshelf at the top of our stairs?  C’mon, yes you do – it’s the one that’s only 5″ deep, too shallow even for paperpacks, and made with leftover trim pieces?  It looked like this right after we moved in –

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It’s outta here.

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Don’t get me wrong – a built-in bookshelf on the landing is a fantastic idea.  But not the one we had.  Which is why I’m replacing it with some deeper floating shelves just as soon as I can get them cut.   There’ll be five of them, 10″ deep, painted white, and trimmed out to look thicker.   I can’t wait.


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