Custom built bookcases can be made to any shape and size and using different materials. Manufacturers use a combination of wood and glass or hardwood only, depending on the customer’s specifications and taste. These range from mahogany, oak, maple, walnut, sepele, and others. Other materials are used as well, including granite, steel, and glass.
There are many different styles to choose from – American, European, transitional, historic, exotic, country, and others. Designs range from sophisticated to more practical ones. In addition, clients can choose from different types of made to measure bookcases. They can opt for a built-in bookcase, a birch entertainment cabinet, a wall unit, or an arts and crafts bookcase. There are so many types of bookcases to choose from that clients may feel overwhelmed at times. The designer may offer different solutions such as fireplace bookcases, built-in bars, display units, expandable bookracks, and many, many others. It is up to the client to choose materials, size, color scheme, ornaments, and other details.
Custom build bookcases are designed with the overall interior design in mind. They can be fitted in alcoves, sloping ceilings, around other pieces of furniture, over desks, and in other places.