A Home Library

It could be a spare bedroom, a den, a feature wall in living room, the landing area of your staircase or built under a window. You too can find a place to keep your books that are lying around the house, check out these fabulous home libraries that are bursting with inspiration. We have attached some Benjamin Moore colours so you can duplicate a similar look for your home. Screen Shot 2018-02-01 at 9.10.11 PM HC-166 Kendall Charcoal makes this home library rich, deep and luxurious. Especially when paired with white acessories. Screen Shot 2018-02-09 at 11.01.00 AM Is it a small room? By painting the built-ins shelves the same as the walls, it really does open up the space. This light blue room above is painted in 2053-50 Passion Blue by Benjamin Moore. IMG_5668 Formal living rooms aren't always used very often but this room is instantly more useful while acting as a home library as well. For a similar look paint walls, shelves and mouldings in AF-100 Pashmina by Benjamin Moore. 5bd7c3f7482830be2871e8a8738f0b77 This den doubles as a library with built in desks for kids to do homework. We love this look and for a similar look use HC-180 Stonington Gray by Benjamin Moore. 5d4a0408a072111e7430e53d971d3d2b This isn't just a great view, it is now a functional corner with lot's of storage for books. Trim and built-in's are painted in CC-40 Cloud White by Benjamin Moore. 558cab9860c211e0aa8320b08d615329 A little cozy landing area in the hallway can easily be transformed into a library with a shelves and a bench to read on. For a similar look try OC-117 Simply White by Benjamin Moore. 620964c815076ce2337f3968c24dba1b You may have a room or condo with very high ceilings and little floor space, this is perfect for high built-ins like the photo above with a sliding ladder. For similar look try HC-105 Rockport Gray by Benjamin Moore. 6439701deee44444ea6ab60dfe57eeaa This armoire above is perfect for the homeowner on the go, who know they will be moving but still wants a library space without investing in built-ins. For a similar look try HC-154 Hale Navy by Benjamin Moore. e1e2736a4ccdad1c4ff31bd3dd17d014 Even if it's just one feature wall in a living with built-ins, it's still a library. This room was painted in OC-66 Snow White by Benjamin Moore. dd05190ada36b12ffeb4cfff2267c55b