This is the great library project. I started it when I was dead broke with only a modicum of a plan. But now I have a really good plan and you get to see it unfold. This was done over the Memorial Day weekend, but two people with a truck and under $800. The room is in my finished basement, but the room was too small to be usable for much of anything. The dimensions of the room are 8’x12′ and I wanted a built-in look when I finished and I didn’t want to spend a ton of money. That’s when I researched Ikea Hacker. Gathering inspiration from the Norsemen at Ikea, we set to work.
But first, let’s look at what it looked like before the project began. Followed by Preparing the Room for the Work