Sunon 5-Shelf Wood Bookcase, Cherry Finish

Last updated date: January 29, 2020

DWYM Score
8.5

Sunon 5-Shelf Wood Bookcase, Cherry Finish

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Overall Take

The Sunon 5-Shelf Wood Bookcase has endless space for both books and keepsakes. This huge unit will complement any large room. It’s stability and durability will keep your books safe and organized for years to come. In our analysis of 7 expert reviews, the Sunon Sunon 5-Shelf Wood Bookcase, Cherry Finish placed 9th when we looked at the top 11 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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From The Manufacturer

Sunon Bookcase provides your home a fresh new look with 5-shelf from the Sunon collection. With three adjustable shelves, it is perfect for storing and displaying books, magazines, candles, bins, vases or your collection of action figures. Finished in select Mahogany, this library is a versatile fit for the living room, bedroom, or office. bookcase Five Tiers Stand Bookself Sunon wood bookself stand up to whatever needs to be stowed and are a great value with two adjustable shelves. Easy Installation Steps, it is the first choice for studying, working, writing or storing. Product Information Color: Cherry Size: 36'' (W) x 11.6'' (D) x 59.8'' (H) Material: PB+Melamine Function: three adjustable shelves Easy to assembly GREENGUARD GREENGUARD GREENGUARD Certification, part of UL Environment, certifies products and materials for low chemical emissions and provides a resource for choosing healthier products and materials for indoor environments. All certified products must meet stringent chemical emissions standards based on established criteria from key public health agencies. Sunon all products pass GREENGURAD Certified by 2019. 5-Shelf Bookcase Structure Melamine adjustable Bookcase Melamine Board E0 grade PB core and Cherry melamine, waterproof and ant scratch, very easy to clean. Adjustable Shelves Three Adjustable shelves with pin holes provide different storage space. Bookcase Matched color PVC edge binding and stand up bookshelf, meet requirements of working, studying or writing.

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An Overview On Bookcases

Furnishing your home is an exciting and fun way to show your style. More than style, furnishings designate areas of your home for particular functions. Sofas and entertainment centers distinguish your living room from the dining room where you’ll need a table to host friends and family for gatherings. In addition, your home will need furniture for organization. This is where a bookcase comes in handy. Here are a few things to consider when purchasing a good bookcase.

Before you rush into buying the first beautiful bookcase you see, be sure to measure your space. Too big or too little of a bookcase can really make a room look awkward. For children’s rooms, you’ll want one that is short so they can reach the top with ease. A living room will require a much taller bookcase with valuable memorabilia on the top shelf away from any little ones. Either way, those measurements will be quite handy when shopping for the perfect bookcase for your space.

The space where the bookcase will go is a huge factor for figuring out the style and color you want. If the living room needs some storage for books and paraphernalia, you’ll want to look for a bookcase that matches or complements your other furniture. In a kid’s room, a bookcase is easy enough to coordinate with their beds or paint colors. Toy rooms might need an open-back bookcase so bins can slide in and out easily from either side. For an office, a mid-sized unit is a great choice that won’t overwhelm the room but still provide valuable storage space. If filing is something that is of importance for your office bookcase, look for a bookcase that has labels on the front of each cubby, so you can organize every single item in your office. Always consider your space before purchasing your bookcase and you’ll surely find the right fit for your needs.

One valuable aspect to look for in a bookcase is adjustable shelves. Because you will have some books taller than others or perhaps you want to put décor on one shelf, buying a bookcase with adjustable shelves is the best way to go. Some models offer two adjustable shelves to accommodate taller items and keep organization easy. These types of bookcases are also great if you want to turn the bookcase on its side and put baskets or bins in the compartments for alternate use.

Once you have all the logistics of size and configurations, have some fun with style and color. There are countless finishes available to help complement your other furniture. From cherry and walnut finishes to white and gray paints, you can surely find a finish you love. For style, wood appearance is always more of a traditional approach. If industrial is your style, look for a bookcase with some metal framing and wood accents. Mid-century modern style would look more like a white freestanding unit with point feet on the bottom. There are also vertically designed bookcases that look great along a large empty wall. A bookcase in the style of your other furniture will enhance the feel of your home and give your space some organizing units to display your treasures.

DWYM Fun Fact

  • Chinese writings describe early bookcases as revolving units. They were especially big during the Song Dynasty, particularly in Buddhist monasteries.
  • Bookcases come in all shapes and sizes including tree bookcases, bookcases made into the perimeter of a cozy chair, a bookcase made from an old telephone booth and bookcases built into walls.
  • The difference between a bookcase and a bookshelf is that a bookcase is a piece of furniture that is designed to stand on its own and a bookshelf is a single shelf mounted onto a wall with hardware.

The Bookcase Buying Guide

  • To ensure a proper fit, always measure your space and then measure the bookcase you want.
  • If you have tall memorabilia to put on the bookcase in addition to books, consider adjustable shelving units.
  • If it is going to be a free-standing unit, consider it being open in the back.
  • When purchasing a bookcase for a child’s room, remember to get a safe height for them so it won’t fall over and cause injury.
  • Remember to leave some room between the top of the bookcase and your ceiling for any objects you want to store or display.