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.
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.
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.
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.