How to Fix a Wobbly Bookcase
Stabilize a wobbly bookcase on carpet by providing solid floor support, installing adjustable feet and by anchoring it to the wall studs.
Showcase Built-In Bookcase Plans
Construct a dramatic built-in bookcase and entertainment center with these simple plans. All you need is some inexpensive lumber and drywall.
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How to Build a Built-in Bookcase
Learn how to use inexpensive materials like birch plywood and standard trim to build a classic, built-in wooden bookcase.
How To Build a Classic Floor-To-Ceiling Bookcase
Recreate the mid-19th century, Greek Revival period of American architectural history with this floor to ceiling hardwood bookcase.
This built-in Mission Oak bookcase features loads of shelf space, vertical grain wood, solid oak construction and a design that can be easily…
How to Build a Bookcase
Craftsman-style furniture designs are still popular today, and with modern tools you can build a bookcase like this classic from the Stickley…
This bookcase is truly a classic. The design has been in style since the ancient Greeks were busy building temples. But it’s built with tools…
Bookcase and Shelf Tips
Over the years, the editors at The Family Handyman have built nearly a hundred bookcases. From all that experience, we've learned that the…
Simple Bookcase Plans
Build this simple pine bookshelf with a miter saw, biscuits—and a young helper. It’s a great way to teach your son or daughter…
How to Build a Bookshelf
Need a great-looking bookshelf with classic lines by tomorrow? Using clever shortcuts and standard materials, you can build a bookshelf like…
How to Build Suspended Bookshelves
Build this simple set of book or display shelves in a single weekend. They’re strong and stylish. By changing materials or finishes you…