Diy Book Shelf, Re-use Old Panels

The thing about moving to a new house is that it can be exhausting. The whole experience of selling your old house and buying a new one can be overwhelming in a good as well as bad way. The process of packing everything you had in your old house and then unpacking it in your new house can take a lot of time and effort. You think you can fit everything from your old house to the new one but at the end of the day most people find out that they need extra space.

Talking about extra space, if you think you have enough room in your new house then you might be wrong. When you shift from one place to another, there is a lot more than you think to store. You can always use some extra space. If you do not want to spend any money on buying new piece of furniture or to buy any new bookshelf then you can check if you have anything from your old house that you can utilize to make something. Like if you havesomeold wood panels for example, then you just hit the jackpot!Yes, there is so much that can be done with the old wood panels. You can make creative decorationsusing some old wood panels.

People love to use their old wood panels in the best possible ways. They like making picture frames out of old wood panels that they can hang around in their house. To make creative decorating ideas using old wood panels is probably the most fun project for a lot of people which is why they hardly throw away their old wood panels because they know that they will be able to make something useful out of it. One of the most amazing and useful thing that people do using the old wood panels is making a bookshelf from it. Making a bookshelf using old wood panels? Never heard of that right? Well, a cheap DIY bookshelf made out of wood panels is going to be the cheapest and yet most stylish bookshelf in your house. Why go out and spend thousands on buying a new bookshelf for your house when you can simply make your own bookshelf. You can use this bookshelf in bedroom or even in your living room. There are plenty of things that you can do using interesting bookshelf ideas. In this tutorial, you will learn how to make your own bookshelf from old wood panel, a little cheap DIY bookshelf for your house.

Step one:

Step one:

In order to start how to make a bookshelf DIY project, start with making a frame for your bookshelf. Take the wood panels that you have and make a frame out of it.

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Step two:

Step two:

Once you have made a nice frame for your cheap DIY bookshelf, make sure that it is nice and clean. Use a paper cloth and rub it on the frame you just made in order to make sure that your bookshelf is clean.

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Step three:

Step three:

Now measure the width of your home décor bookshelf that you are making and using a drill machine add two panes to the middle and bottom of the frame that you just made.

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Step four:

Step four:

The main part of the bookshelf in bedroom is the place where you are going to place your books. Since, what you have right now is a raw frame, which is why you need to make shelf in it. For this purpose, you will need six panels of wood as you can see in the picture.

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Step five:

Step five:

If you are wondering that where you will place these new panels then you will see there is an empty space between the frames you made and to wood panels you add in step three. This is where you will place these panels of wood.

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Step six:

Step six:

Using a drill machine add these six panels of the wood to the empty spaces in the frame so that your cheap DIY bookshelf have a nice shelf to place the wood.

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Step seven:

Step seven:

The next thing that you need to do in your make your own bookshelf project is to paint your bookshelf. There are a lot of people who have no idea how to paint a bookshelf. If you are one of them then instead of going for some fancy pain design, it is best to paint one single color. Since you are making a solid wood bookshelf for your house which is why the wise thing to do is paint your cheap DIY bookshelf of the wood color. Yes, nothing looks more amazing than the actual wood color. Make sure you paint a very thin layer so that the actual texture of the wood peaks through the paint.

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Step eight:

Step eight:

This is one of the most neglected steps when it comes to making a bookshelf. A lot of people out of excitement do not let their bookshelf dry the right amount of time. If you are one of those people then you are probably going to ruin the pain you just did and you will to scratch it off and paint it again which is additional hassle. The best thing for your bookshelf is to let it dry over night.

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Step nine:

Step nine:

What is a bookshelf in bedroom that has no books in it? To have the final look of your bookshelf, the best thing to do is place your books in it. Doing so will make your project look complete. If you want to do something extra, then add few tiny decoration pieces to your cheap DIY bookshelf.

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Step ten:

Step ten:

Once you are done with all the above mentioned steps, finally you have your own home decor bookshelf. It is universal bookshelf that you can place in your bedroom, guestroom and even your living room. No matter where you decide to keep this bookshelf, it will serve the purpose and will make your look even better.

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