For lovers Read books in paper binding One of the necessary furniture items is a book rack. This is a convenient device for books where other things can be stored, as well as with it, you can competently zonate space. In the article we will look at the types of racks, we will tell about the use of white furniture in the interior and give beautiful examples.
Book racks are three species.
The most common type are open racks. They can be equipped with a back wall or equipped without it. In both cases, the cabinet can be placed on the wall or put in the middle of the room for zoning space. For small rooms, an excellent option will be the angular models that will be appropriate in any living room or bedroom.
Of the advantages of open book racks, it is necessary to highlight the ability to furnish the shelves not only by books, but also interesting figurines, photos in beautiful framework and small vases with flowers. Such elements allow you to give a room more cozy and stylish look.
White furniture color visually will expand the space, and even a large rack will not look cumbersome.
Of the minuses of the racks of this type, a large amount of dust should be distinguished, which accumulates on the books. If near the window, the sun rays will spoil the cover with time. This option is unacceptable for allergies. Have to constantly wipe the shelves. The presence in the house of small children and domestic animals also adversely affects this kind of storage of books. In this case, the problem can be solved by buying a glazed option, which will have all the advantages of an open type, but it will be closed to access.
The optimal option for storing paper products will be a closed-type book rack. Inside items will be protected from moisture, sunlight and dust. However, such cabinets are recommended to put in a large room. In a small room, even a white rack will seem too large. Output from this situation can be the acquisition of a rack with mirrors on the doors.
An excellent option will be a gloss on the doors – it will help visually expand the space due to the surface features.
The most practical option that will allow you to store books for a long time, and the open shelves use for the decor. Usually in combination-type racks, in addition to the shelves with doors, drawers and glazed parts are used. The combined rack can be a narrow consisting of two sections, or wide – with three and more sections. In this case, it all depends on the size of the room and the number of books that will be stored inside.
For what style fit?
White racks for books are a universal option that perfectly fit into the interior of any room. For retro and classic style Cabinets are suitable with beautiful curls, golden or silver patina. If the room is decorated Country style or Provence, Furniture is suitable with a slightly textured surface or a diluted beige tinge to give an old species. To the room In the style of minimalism or loft suitable book rack with a smooth or glossy surface.
Tips for choosing
When buying a book rack, focus on the number of books that will be stored inside. Than them are more, the greater the sections will need. Shelves must be durable and not very long to withstand the big weight. The optimal is considered the length of 60 cm.
Cabinet can be outdoor or mounted. The first option is more overall and able to accommodate many printed publications. Suspended racks are usually quite small, as they are attached to the wall.
Remember that any suspension furniture can only be installed on the bearing walls to ensure stability.
The height of the furniture is chosen based on the size of the room. The high wardrobe will allow visually pulling out the room, the low will take less space, on top of it you can hang a picture or put a figurine or clock that will bring the highlight to the interior. Materials manufacturing book racks, as a rule, is a birch veneer. This is an inexpensive raw material, allowing to make a democratic furniture in the cost of furniture, while not bad quality. Of course, there are good options from a natural tree, but they are very expensive and look too cumbersome.
Examples in the interior
Excellent option of open-type book rack, which is used for zoning space. In this case, the cabinet separates the living room from the dining room. Side shelves are engaged in books with colored roots, part in the middle decorate beautiful vases with pink peonies, and the upper and lower shelves are used to store things – there are boxes of burgundy, red and brown shades.
All tones are echoing with living room decor.
Narrow Book Rack of Combined Type It is in the corner of the room and does not attract attention, but at the same time it has practicality, because behind closed doors, in addition to books, you can store other things. In the open shelves there are printed publications, beautiful vases and cactus.