No need to throw away or get rid of old, out-dated bookshelf when you can give it a complete makeover! The before and after speaks for themselves. Save your money with these simple tricks! www.ehow.com/...
15+ DIY Furniture Makeover Ideas & Tutorials for Kids
Remove cheap cardboard from the back of pre-fab shelving units and add character with pallet wood. Wish I would've known about it for the Home Depot shelving unit. It would have lasted soooo much longer!
love this idea, except for the coffee table part and only because the bookcases are too tall. It's a coffee table, an old bookcase, and some paint. Use a plain bookcase and add crown molding to the top and trim down the front.
How to Upcycle a Cheap, Old Bookcase Into a New, Design-Worthy Piece