Crown Molding Bookshelves (DIY Project Download)

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Spice up your bookshelves with crown molding using this easy DIY tutorial! A few readers asked for full view shots of the bookcases, which you’ll see today as I’m sharing how I added beveled crown moulding to these Ikea Billy bookcases, which happened by complete accident!. Crown molding shelf, also call mantel ledge, is made from solid pine wood.

crown molding bookshelves 2Shop for bookcases with crown molding on the official Ballard Designs website. European-inspired styles. 24/7 Customer Service! For my own, I’ve done with some research on this matter. What I did was hunting the best, contemporary ideas of crown moldings for a self including the predicted cost by observing the complexity of my plans. We began by assembling the three Ikea bookshelves (2 of these and 1 of these). The crown molding wasn’t too hard to find a replica. As for the baseboard, in order to replicate it we ended up layering a few different types of trim.

With a total of 3 work days on the bookcases and that was after I spent a little time putting them together, we finished up this project earlier this week and it’s definitely one that makes me really happy to see completed. Now we will have something solid to nail the crown molding on. Crown molding shelf, stylishly modern, this gallery wall ledge adds a dramatic flair to the decor in your home. More Options: Finish. Crown Molding Wall Shelf. How to Build a Ledge Shelf with Crown Molding Shelves are one of those decor pieces one can never get enough of. They are versatile in the way that they can hold books, office or craft supplies,.

Bookcases With Crown Molding

crown molding bookshelves 3Measure the location where you want the floor to ceiling bookcase to go. Now to finish the bookcase at the ceiling, miter the crown molding and nail it in place as shown in Photo 16. I’m a fan of the IKEA Billy bookcase having used him to make built-ins in 2011, created some shelving in this awesome playroom, sidled him up next to a Besta in my office, and for the fourth time we’ve again partnered together. I could purchase some Ikea bookshelves that had drawers and alter them to become a custom built-in (I ve noticed other people have done similar things so I m definitely not the first to think of this). We attached crown molding to the top of the shelves along the ceiling. I really wanted tall bookshelves that were nearly floor to ceiling, so this made them 8 ft tall and they look great with our 9 ceilings. Then, we added crown molding to the top of the bookcases.

Part 2: Building In Ikea Billy Bookcases With Molding