Vintage shutters (if in good shape) are very sturdy. If properly attached they can even be strong enough to make a bookcase! I’ll show you just how to do it in this Repurposed Shutters Bookcase Tutorial.
I’ve had this reclaimed armoire door book shelf on my to-do list for almost a year. I finally got around to building it. The two armoire doors were missing a couple of glass panels, so I had to make a decision on what to put in the empty space. Great tips on how to build your own bookcase out of old tall cabinet doors.
pin it! Featured on: I ripped this old door on my table saw with the help of a neighbor. This was a solid and very heavy door, impossible to handle by myself. After I ripped it I needed to do a little repair on it. Some of the dowels were cut in half….