We’re so excited to share how the shared room for our daughters progressed in just one week! As soon as we hit publish on last week’s ORC (One Room Challenge) post, we headed straight to Lowe’s to pick up supplies and get started on the largest project in the room–the built-in bunkbeds. Just yesterday, we attached the crown molding–so it’s been a busy week! There’s still wood-filling, sanding and painting to be done, not to mention the adjacent reading nook, but we thought we’d share…
DIY Built Ins from IKEA Billy Bookcases + One Room Challenge Week 2 | blesserhouse.com - A step-by-step tutorial for how to make professional looking built in bookshelves using IKEA Billy bookcases for vertical storage.
They converted a wall outlet into an extension outlet for our TV room sofa table. This outlet, built into the face of the table, allows us to utilize the electrical outlet that is behind the couch - without having to move the couch out of the way.
Have been wanting to remove drywall to recess coat hooks between the studs ever since we built the house! Finally, here's a pic where it was actually done (from http://www.roomreveal.com/snaps/1550-Duetto-slab-with-a-leather-finish)