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Easy Bookshelf Repurpose

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I had some old closet accordion doors that were previously used as a headboard in college. I had no use for them, so I decided to remake them into something for my house: a bookshelf!

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Here’s what you need:

  • 1 Accordion closet door (2 panels in one door) or 2 wood shutters
  • Power drill
  • 6- 12″x 24″ pieces of pine planks (buy a large plank at Home Depot or Lowes and ask for an employee to cut the wood to the desired lengths)
  • 24- 1.5″ screws
  • Minwax mahogany stain
  • Paint brush & rag
  • Paint (optional)
  • Sandpaper (optional)

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