Building custom fit bookcases

posted Feb 15, 2011, 2:35 PM by Jim Sear   [ updated Feb 15, 2011, 2:47 PM ]
Most of my work is through recommendation.
Chris had suggested to the clients that I might be able to help them. 
When they called me, they said "We want a few shelves put up in the living room for our books." 
It's a joy to work with nice people and this couple are great.
 I don't know about you, but whenever I meet nice people I'm prepared to do that little bit more. 
Seeing the masses of large books they had I suggested that bookcases would be a neater option, and price-wise not such a big difference. 
What came out of our discussions can be seen here  
Click on the picture to enlarge. 
By many people's standards this long "L-shaped 9' high solid pine bookcase, built in three sections, is large, but it will accommodate just a small selection of their books!
Phil at Alsford Timber sorted out good quality timber for us, and it shows in the finished job.
Well done Phil.


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