Rooms unlucky in the space department can still have more leeway for extra storage by making the most of each corner of the house.
Every home has a corner. And most of the time, the corner isn’t really used except for the lights or some small fixtures. So why not put to use some if not every corner in your home?
Floating shelves and corner shelves are synonymous with modern living. If you take a look at modern homes today, most spaces are efficiently used. A corner shelf lets you use that overlooked or even ignored space in every room.
As much as it is functional, a corner shelf can be a statement piece too. It is available in a myriad of designs, styles, and colors. You’d be surprised how picking one will take a while.
A corner shelf can serve many purposes.
In the living room, it can serve as a display for your framed pictures and ornaments. In your room, you can use it to hold your books, small plants, hats, eyewear, anything, really. Corner shelves make for amazing bookshelves.
So, as good guys, we have brought together some of the best corner bookshelves we found.
Convert a corner into its very own space!
Right off the bat, this bookshelf is great for a small corner area. It doesn’t look cluttered nor flimsy.
This bookshelf is 5-tier that measures 11 ¾ inches in height. This height is enough to house standard size books and items below 1 ft. in height. Overall, it’s dimension is 12” L x 12” W x 64” H.
It won’t arrive assembled but fortunately, it is easy to put together.
And since it won’t take too much space, you can use it in any room.
This bookcase has 6 tiers. It has more of a classic vibe than contemporary but still has that beautiful finish. It has a good height too.
The materials used to make this corner shelf are melamine paper and hollow board. It has a limit of 11 lbs. so don’t try to squeeze in a few more pounds. But overall it is a durable corner bookcase.
Although it’s not real wood, it feels like one. The color just looks a tad darker in person. But not a problem!
Assembly is fast too!
These guys give you storage while not taking up too much space in the corner. They are a winner when it comes to simplicity and space-efficiency.
2 units are included. That means you’ll have twice the storage in the same room or one corner shelf storage in separate rooms.
The racks have an open display. The sides that go to the wall are not backed but are open. The plates are supported by 3 main rods.
Durable PVC tubes make up the support rods while medium density composite wood makes up the plates. This corner bookshelf is engineered to endure the heavy weight.
Its dimension is 11.6” W x 57.7” H
Assembly is easy too! To stack them, just twist and turn the tubes into the plates and you’re done.
These succeeding corner shelves combine functionality with style.
Although technically not a bookshelf, you can still use this as such.
It is wall-mounted which is an advantage because you can situate it whether you want it higher up the wall or lower.
Use it at home in the living room, dining room, kitchen, or office.
It’s a 5-tier corner shelf with dimensions of 7.75″ L x 7.75″ W x 48.5″ H. It’s made with durable MDF laminate.
This corner shelf is simple but attractive. It can match any room style. And of course, it’s functional and sturdy.
Been looking for a ladder-type corner bookshelf? Stop your search. This might just be the one for you.
This A-shaped corner shelf made from industrial metal frames and solid particle board speaks high quality. The matte finish speaks of class while the wooden finish voices rustic vibes.
Overall an awesome find! It will look great in every corner, and every corner will look great with it.
The 3 legs and 5 plates are durable, sturdy, and stable.
Its dimension is 18.7” L x 18.7” W x 63.2” H
Corner bookshelves aren’t only for books. They can be used for other items as well.
But if you need it for books, know what kinds of books are you buying it for. Bigger and thicker books will need corner bookshelves that can accommodate their size and weight.
There are two things you need to consider when it comes to size. First, how wide or narrow are your corners? Second, how big or small do you want the corner bookshelves to be?
Your corner shelf will depend upon the available corner space. If there’s a cupboard near the corner, you’ll need a corner shelf that won’t hit or make contact with the cupboard.
Corner shelves, just like other shelves, can be made from different materials. The most popular ones are hardwood or any solid wood, plywood, recycled wood, and MDF. Other materials include metal, plastic, and acrylic.
Color & Style
We recommend choosing one that complements your room’s style. But in the end, it will always depend on personal preferences and needs. There’s a plethora available on the market so you’ll definitely find one that’s best for you.