Studies and Libraries

White Melawood Bookcase

White Melawood Bookcase

The finish of the Bookcase/Entertainment unit was made in White Melawood.

Double 16mm boards were used to give strength to the Bookcase.
The cupboard doors and end panels had a plain modern style finish.
The interior of the cupboards and drawers also had a white Melawood finish.
The bookcase ran from floor to ceiling.
The design of the bookcase allowed for a 65” TV to be mounted in the centre.
A Panel was created in the centre of the unit to allow for a swivel bracket to be installed on which to mount the TV.
A void was created behind the panel to accommodate cabling.
A Library ladder and rail was created in solid Meranti - it was stained to match other cabinetry in the room.

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Highlights 2021/22

Highlights 2021/22

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White Melamine Bookcase

White Melamine Bookcase

White Melamine Bookcase

The Bookcase was constructed in a bright White Melamine.

The shelves were made in 22mm MDF wrapped in a bright White melamine.

The cupboard doors, doors and end panel were made in a clean plain modern style.

The design of the Bookcase allowed for 55" TV to be mounted on a panel in the centre.

Cradle Wine racks finished the design of the Bookcase.

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Family Room Bookcase

Family Room Bookcase

Family Room Bookcase

The Bookcase was made from Anigre veneers with solid timber edging and runs from floor to ceiling.

An extended bulkhead with LEDs was created at ceiling height to illuminate the books at night.

The divisions of the bookcases were created by double boards to give strength to the structure and to allow for wide column divisions. Solid Meranti was used to edge these columns.

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A Busy Library

A Busy Library

A Busy Library

The Bookcase is made from solid Meranti and Anigre veneers and has a “Shaker” design for the exposed side panels and Cupboard doors. Solid timber was used for the fluted columns, edging, skirting and capping. Double veneer boards were used to create fluted divisions and the external structure of the cabinetry. The Bookcases on the rear wall were designed to scribe around the windows. A ladder and ladder rail was provided.

A Desk and Display case was created from solid Meranti and Anigre veneers. The Display case was designed to scribe around the windows above the workstation area. The cupboard doors for the Desk were made in a “Shaker” style to match the Library cupboard doors.

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Grey Melamine Library

Grey Melamine Library

The Bookcase was manufactured in a printed Lockeport Melamine finish. The spacing was defined by the client to accommodate her various sizes of books.

Space was created on the left to accommodate a flat screen TV.

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Solid Okoume Bookcase

Solid Okoume Bookcase

The Bookcase was made from solid Okoume and Anigre veneers. The Bookcase measured 3,800mm wide with the two outside bookcases measuring 1,400mm wide and the centre bookcase measuring 1,000mm wide.  The depth of the shelving was 220mm. The spacing of the shelving was 260mm apart with the 5th shelf being 330mm apart.

Solid timber was used for the top of the cupboards, fluted columns, edging, base and capping. Double veneer boards were used to create 120mm fluted divisions and the external structure of the cabinetry.

Fluted columns and a decorative capping were featured in the design of the Bookcase.

The decorative capping followed the lines of the three bookcases and was squared at each end of the Bookcase. The fascia was mounted with the corbels and appliqués which were stained and sealed to match the cabinetry.

The Corbels and Appliques were hand carved by www.signcarver.co.za

 

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Home Study with Mahogany Bookcase

Home Study with Mahogany Bookcase

Home Study with Mahogany Bookcase

This Study area was designed for two children to have their own study area .

The Desks were separated by a drawer cabinet and a bookcase was placed in an alcove on the return wall.

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Mahogany bookcase for specialist books

Mahogany bookcase for specialist books

Mahogany bookcase for specialist books

The Cupboard top, skirting, capping and edging was made from solid Mahogany timber. The divisions of the Bookcase were made from Mahogany veneers with a solid Mahogany finish. Double veneer boards were used to create 34 mm divisions.

The Bookshelves were made from 22 mm Mahogany veneers. This thickness gave strength to the bookcase. One section of the shelving was spaced 450mm apart to take a particular range of books and the balance of the shelves were spaced 350mm apart.

The doors had solid timber frames with veneer inlays.

This Display cabinet was designed to colour match the Bookcase as they were in the same area.

The cabinet had cupboards and drawers at the base with displays above with doors over these display areas.

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