DIY TIP OF THE DAY

posted by on 2010.09.25, under DIY
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Think twice before throwing away that bookcase you don’t use anymore. Try repurposing it into a rolling media cart (or a clever room divider) by adding casters. All you need is an electric drill and this step-by-step guide. Here’s how!

Take an upright bookshelf like this Ikea Shelving Unit for $79.99

…turn it over on its vertical side, and attach funky casters on each corner like the Acrylic Modern Casters from Coolcasters.com ($11 each):

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…and get something like this, which runs for $349.99 at West Elm:

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