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How To Turn a Window Into a Bookshelf

How To Turn a Window Into a Bookshelf

Remove the housing from the window

The window itself should be left in place. In the casing you need to exit, flush level and arranged so that once you are  initial bookshelf” inserted into the hole; Fits snugly and safely without any wobbling that can make any desktop decor fall into a fatality. Use A level to find the measures of the wood pad that you nail to the right around the inside edge of the window. Housing some may need to be removed, in other cases; The wood should be added to make the interior cover of the flush window and a constant measurement. Remove any housing around the window walls as well.

Insulation

The window and the insulation around the bookshelf is very important to make sure your house stays nice and warm or cool and dry during the extreme months of the year time. Fiberglass insulation works best, but toothed foam panels work well together as long as they are appropriate. Never used foam expanding spray like that can easily expand and crack glass shelf system or push you off the level, make a table decoration and other slide decorating to one side of your shelf.

Create the Box

Now that your window is isolated and distributed so that the measurements can even be taken both horizontally and vertically, you can cut the inner edge and the back panel of the box frame. Cut two tables of the same length for the horizontal members. Now cut two vertical limbs three shorter inches so that all fit together with the vertical members coined in the center of the horizontal limb. Unite them all together. 3/8 inch sheet metal cut to adjust the back of the frame. Use the factory-edge veneer to make sure you get a square cut. Now fix the shelves of the veneer box to create a perfect square bookshelf, almost ready for art and wall decor.

Mounting and shelving

Place the box in the hole and the speed adjusted, level and flush with the outer walls. Shim as needed. After you are sure fit, you can easily take it out and add the rack rack system is required. If you installed the shelf permanently or make the system can be adjusted using the pre-drilled holes and pen, build the rack first, then insert the box into the hole for the perfect place for all your home decor. [NP]