Old books ... They have in every home. And throw a pity - and nowhere to put. We offer you an interesting idea: to make a shelf of books with his hands. Things that keep your hands warm, always serve to decorating the house and will make a special note in its interior, in addition, you will be sure that exactly the same shelf no one else has.
Such a shelf as a book can be a standfor vases, pictures framed, or even present a bookshelf for its "lesser" brothers, for example, will look very nice on her collection of books, miniatures.
Shelf invisible, the first option.
If you have beautiful, well-published book,that it can be used quite interesting to read to create a shelf that looks like a book, hanging in the air near the wall. If this book is large, the shelf can be used as a book, a small - as a stand for a photograph or some decorative ornaments.
To make a shelf in the form of a book, you will need:
- the actual book, it is better that they are beautiful and durable;
- brackets - one for each book, each - three holes;
- three screws (one - with two washers);
- for each bracket three dowels and screws to attach the brackets to the wall;
- Tools: drill, screwdriver.
To make a shelf of books with his hands, does not need any special skills. It is important to observe the sequence of actions.
- Make markings for the holes. We are putting a bracket in the middle, presses, into one of the holes and insert the drill presses heavily upon him. Repeat for all three holes.
- Drilled in the future shelves stealth scheduled opening.
- The open book (about halfway) put the bracket, insert the screw into it with a washer - and anchoring the second washer on the other side. It will prevent unwinding of paper and divide.
- Turn the screw with a screwdriver (or a screwdriver). Repeat for the remaining two ports.
- In the right place on the wall with a drill hole drilled dowel and fasten it with the finished bracket shelf!
Important: Choose to create a shelf of books, and the thickest of thick book available. Remember that too much load on a shelf can not be given.
Shelf invisible, the second option.
On the shelves in the first embodiment is different to the wall mount: there is not one bracket and two, due to which the regiment will be more solid, stable, and able to withstand a heavy load.
To make a solid shelf of books with his hands, you need to:
- a big book in a robust hardcover;
- two suitable-sized bracket;
- four self-tapping screws for the shelf, and the same dowels and screws for fastening the shelves to the wall;
- Tools: drill, a pencil to mark the level.
- On the reverse side brackets attach to the book,making sure that they have the same offset from the edge. Make a pencil markings in the holes - there will be attached to the shelf Invisible brackets.
- Drill holes in the cover.
- Lift the back of the cover, attach to the brackets and secure with screws.
- Mark the holes for the brackets to the wall. To regiment hung evenly, using the level.
- Drill holes in the wall, insert the dowels and attach them to the rack!