You can never have enough storage space, especially if you're a book lover. This clever hack turns the unused space between rafters into book shelves.
The design seen in the above photo is quite simple. The owners of space took planks, painted them white to match the existing ceiling and rafters, and then affixed them with nails — long screws with aggressive threads would have been our choice, but we're big on not getting crushed to death by our libraries. The clever use of spaces creates dozens of feet of "book shelf" storage where nothing but empty space existed before.
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Store Your Books in the Rafters [Apartment Therapy]