Bookshelves are usually associated with books. But they are much more versatile than you can imagine. Yes, bookshelves are used in books stores and libraries to organize and display books, but shelving units are used for everything else as well. Any type of store uses shelves to show their products. Shelving units can be used in businesses such as grocery stores, department stores, repair shops and even doctors offices. However, bookshelves are also used to exhibit items at museums and collections of valuable things.
While bookshelves are important in the business world, they are also very useful in our homes and everyday lives. Shelving units are very good for making the most efficient use of space. In your garage, you can collect all your car products, biking gear, and even gardening tools by arranging them on shelves designated for each category. You can use shelves in your kitchen to store not only dishes and glassware but also cookbooks as well. On your patio, shelving units can display your favorite flower pots or a collection of seashells. Let’s not forget the living room or kid’s play room. All your movies, games, toys, etc., can all be organized on a bookshelf that perhaps you painted yourself to match the theme you created for that room.
These are just a few examples of how you can use shelving units to organize your home. Of course, bookshelves are also very important in your home office or at work to organize your documents and/or display some family photos. Shelves can serve many purposes while decorating your home and office.