building a bookshelf

how I built a large bookshelf My logcabin has a large basement and I have many books in piles around the living areas - time for a large bookshelf.  The Atlanta house we bought 20 years ago had a built in bookshelf in a couple of rooms (that's what attracted us) and in the attic was surplus wood shelves of varied lengths - 36", 33" and 32". Preparation I cleared a wall and corner in the basement, polyfilled the holes in the sheetrock, painted the wall with the color I will use for the rest Read more [...]