DIY Bonus Room Bookshelves And Window Bench

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DIY Bonus Room Bookshelves and Window Bench | Have a bonus room that really needs some extra storage? Learn how to make your own DIY Shelves and window bench that fits those angled walls.
DIY Bonus Room Bookshelves and Window Bench

One of the big projects that I completed during my recent home office makeover was the DIY bookshelves and window bench at the end of the room.

The original blank wall | DIY Bonus Room Bookshelves And Window Bench
The original blank wall

My office is in the bonus room over my garage (the only room on the second floor). Like a lot of bonus rooms, it has angled walls that can start about 5′ up from the floor and can make furniture placement a bit tricky.

Bonus Room Shelves - Photo by Michael Abraham Architecture | DIY Bonus Room Bookshelves And Window Bench

Bonus Room Shelves – Photo by Michael Abraham Architecture

Since I needed storage and wanted some bookshelves, I figured my best bet was to make my own built-ins…something like these ones, but with more closed storage and a window bench.

The book shelves | DIY Bonus Room Bookshelves And Window Bench
The book shelves

But I wasn’t looking forward to building the shelves with all those angles!

Fortunately, it turned out to be not as hard as I thought it would be…so just in case you’ve been thinking of doing this and were put off by those angles…keep reading to learn how to make your own DIY bonus room bookshelves and window bench.

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