View and download ikea billy bookcase 80 tall instructions manual online. Apparently there have been some 41 million billy bookcases sold by ikea since their launch in 1979, and. Made from particle board and covered with decorative veneers. The bookcases have doors and are a tight fit in the openings on either side of the fireplace. Billy height extension unit white 80x28x35 cm ikea. You can choose a store and check the stock status for the product at the nearest ikea. Bookcases after billy bookcases from ikea, with height. Indoor furnishing ikea billy book magazine rail instructions 4 pages indoor furnishing ikea billy bookcase 41 34 tall instructions 4 pages.
Ikea billy, bookcase combinationhght extension, this bookcase has a height extension unit, allowing you to make the most of the wall area. Its an ikea assembly ive done a dozen or more times since my college days. If any owner can do a quick measurement and help me out, what is the exact height cm. We used four ikea billy bookshelves with height extensions, then tied them all together with crown molding, baseboard, and lattice to. Jul 30, 2010 just plain boring, like billy kinda is. We went to our local store to buy a regular bookcase and the dvdcd case, both with height extensions. Billy white, height extension unit, 80x28x35 cm ikea. Ikea billy book case white and glass shoe closet ikea hack walk in closet tatianas delights foo dog pinnershippi. Ikea billy extra shelf bundle with cleaning cloth 14x10, birch. Chatelaine home editor alexandra gater transforms her drab, tired ikea billy bookcases into a stylish bedroom focal point using removable wallpaper, fun baskets and cute accessories all on a. Billy bookcase hack with library ladder the lilypad cottage. I considered using the billy bookcase extensions and making these go full height of the room, but opted against it. I purchased 7 billy bookcases and 7 height extensions online at, and they arrived four days later.
I have a similar setup, but i have a desk in the middle instead of the third shelf. How to make over and style an ikea billy bookcase using fabric and cardboard. Nov 01, 2011 i considered using the billy bookcase extensions and making these go full height of the room, but opted against it. Billy can be as small and humble or as big and proud as you want it to be. It is one of ikeas cornerstone products along with the likes of the malm and the kallax there are so many ways you can customize the billy bookcase with a hack and there have been so many creative projects doing just this, shared by their creators. Ikea is making changes to its iconic billy bookcase. The following day, we used caulk on the top trim board to create a smooth line, shares joseph. Billy bookcase combinationhght extension, blackbrown, 47.
Apparently it was ikeas intention all along, of discontinuing the 11inch depth billy bookcase. Ikea faktum kitchen cabinets 37cm deep, 70cm high, and in a width that matches your billy. We have brought together the best ikea billy hacks in one place to inspire you to create something amazing. Billy bookcases are built and sold by ikea, a swedish company known for its storage solutions and readytoassemble furniture pieces.
I am working on a similar ikea billy project and installing billys on each side of my fireplace with the extensions so that they go to the ceiling. Ok, so when i say built, i had a little help from ikea. The billy bookcase from ikea is an iconic piece of furniture that has been hacked down the many years it has been sold. Billy height extension unit, birch veneer, 16x11x14 ikea. The ikea billy bookcase is 40 years old and there are so many great hacks out there that celebrate this birthday.
This meant acquiring 1 more billy full size, 3 skinny billys, and the 5 corresponding height extension units. Billy is a modern bookcase, now more customisable and used in many more ways than just for books. I blog for a living and have never spent so much time on a single blog post as this one. The billy also lacks the vertical bracing of the expedit and kallax, so it holds more items per square foot. Ikea sells a ton of options when it comes to the billy system and its easier to navigate those options in the store than online. Ikea billy height extension unit white 40351562 new in box. It took me just a few hours on a saturday to assemble them. Get more photo about diy ikea decor related with by looking at photos gallery at the bottom of this page. I have assembled billy book shelves that ive had for. Pretty impressive considering we launched billy in 1979. Ikea billy bookcase 80 tall instructions manual pdf. Its the booklovers choice that never goes out of style.
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Jul 26, 2012 this meant acquiring 1 more billy full size, 3 skinny billys, and the 5 corresponding height extension units. Jul 23, 20 we used 4 billy bookcases with the height extenders and left off the backs and 1 narrower billy bookcase with height extender in the middle. The billy system is designed to adapt to many types of spaces and uses. I need the exact height to the bottom of the first shelf because i want to order one several actually, i have many tangible books, pop the plinth, put some tiny variableheight legs for some extra support so i can easily vacuum under it. To hide the spaces, the pair added a trim board in between the bookcase units and the ceiling to the top. I built the two height extensions units then papered them while they were on the floor for ease, then secured them on top of the billy bookcases. Billy bookcases from ikea, with height extensions and glass. The ikea billy bookcase series is a classic design with an emphasis on functionality and flexibility. We used 4 billy bookcases with the height extenders and left off the backs and 1 narrower billy bookcase with height extender in the middle. With a shelf height extension unit, you can make the most of the wall area, while freeing up space on the floor. The ikea billy wide tall extension is a bookcase with a height extension unit for adding units to occupy an unused wall space.
Jul 10, 2017 chatelaine home editor alexandra gater transforms her drab, tired ikea billy bookcases into a stylish bedroom focal point using removable wallpaper, fun baskets and cute accessories all on a. In ikea the extensions are right next to the 3 shelf units and nothing is on their website or in the catalogue. Billy bookcase height extension units richard shakeshaft. How i created my ikea billy bookcase shelving hack. Ikea billy bookcase w height extension 2x ikea billy book flickr. Ikea billy, height extension unit, white, with a shelfheight extension unit, you can make the most of the wall area, while freeing up space on the floor. In order to ensure that the wall unit as a whole was sturdy and safe, they screwed twobyfours to the backs and sides of the bookcases and affixed them to. I want to use the top space as a shelf for plants or decor. I bought a loft bed from ikea and would like it have it assembled by ikea.
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Billy bookcase combination hght extension, blackbrown, 47 14x11x93 14. Floating bookshelves an ikea billy hack ikea hackers. Apr 03, 2014 this looks so beautiful and professional. Ikea billy shelves preferably 40cm, as 80cm tend to cave in after a whilei used my old billy 60cm which are unfortunately no longer to be found in the ikea billy assortment. At this point i needed to make sure that the lights i was adding in the centre of the bookcase were threaded in before adding more timber in the centre going up to the top of the bookcase. Using an ikea billy hack is a great way to create a stunning bookcase on a budget.54 127 1173 98 1468 1162 168 961 714 934 1210 779 1102 1098 198 867 1023 1341 649 298 971 993 973 1066 1468 805 1216 261 952 216 1349 1065 647 911 1441 63 746 344 686 1002 1434 775 303 1335 921 1141