Commercial custom built floating shelves are an option but are very expensive 50 each and more and even these will not allow for the sides of the alcove not being square to the back wall or parallel to each other. Take a look around your home and look for unused or wasted space.
An alcove office is the perfect solution if you are struggling to find a space to fit a desk without taking over a whole room.
Built in desk and shelves in alcove. Once installed i pinned an oak d shaped molding across the front edge to cover the cut mdf and finish them off. With a little bit of time and imagination you can turn a small space into a practical working area an alcove office is a practical and efficient solution for busy households professionals working from home or children needing to catch up on homework. Gray living room alcove boasts gray built in frosted glass cabinets topped with framed blue abstract art silver candlesticks and a large recycled blue glass bottle sat below two mounted styled.
Jul 7 2019 explore shelley purchon s board alcove desk on pinterest. Alcove shelves are supplied approx 40mm longer to allow for variations in the width angles of the alcove must be trimmed to fit. The shelves are made shallower than the depth of the alcove so that the front of the shelf sits slightly back from the front of the chimney breast.
Desk alcove shelves design photos ideas and inspiration. Add a chair a table where you can rest a cup of tea or glass of wine and shelves for books. Nook built in desk ideas.
You could create a desk in the space under your staircase on the landing at the top of your stairs in a larger hallway or the nook meant for your laundry appliances. Paint the walls a darker colour and the shelves too so they don t distract that will draw you in to this cosy sanctuary. All of our alcove bookcases are custom made fitted bookcases made to measure and to your taste and specifications.
See more ideas about alcove desk built in desk alcove shelving. You can build your desk into this small nook and create a built in desk. An alcove is a natural spot for a little oasis away from the hustle and bustle of a busy family home.
The pictures below are of some oak veneered mdf shelves i built for a customer in an alcove. Amazing gallery of interior design and decorating ideas of desk alcove shelves in living rooms dens libraries offices girl s rooms dining rooms bathrooms laundry mudrooms boy s rooms kitchens entrances foyers by elite interior designers. An arched alcove with shelves features a built in desk creating a workspace as well as decorative storage shelving.
I fixed oak quadrant round the walls keeping the side ones a bit shorter than the depth the shelves would be so that they were less visible. Our alcove bookcases and alcove bookshelves are one of our most popular built in bookcases solution and with so much versatility and design options it is not difficult to see why.