If you are looking for a more modern look in your bookcases, you will have to go the way of a metal bookcase. They are bookcases designed with well-polished and finished designs of steel, wrought iron, brass or bronze alloy metals. The good quality in these metals such as toughness, malleability, resistant to rust and corrosion are employed to craft these beautiful designs of various styles.
Peculiar characteristics of metal bookcases
The design frame of this bookcase being metals are minimalistic and appears with the only very thin structure that tends to give light weight bookcase contrary to expected heaviness in meals. They are also crafted in sleek patterns of various colors and sizes that will keep you home in touch with a modern outlook for visitor’s admiration. There are different designs of the various contemporary ones but with a touch of the strength in metals. For example, the four leg stands of a metal bookcase with open sides are enough to give support to as many numbers of shelves as possible.
Mobile shelf style in metal bookcases
I would call this a design pattern rightly fitted for metal bookcases. These are lightweight and sleek looking bookcase on wheels. With this, you can easily move the bookcase to any location of your choice for use and also return to its original position after use without much stress. They would be more suited for small and low bookcases that carry a limited amount of books and materials.
Open (Perforated) sides
This is another unique design that is possible with metal bookcases. In this design, the metal sheets that cover the sides are perforated allowing for greater aeration which is good for book maintenance and upkeep.
Metal bookcase with glass doors
Many bookcases are designed with door covers that are made out of glass and metal bookcases are no exception. The glass door can be designed to cover a top, bottom or the whole of the bookcase. They are adorable designs that will add that spark to your living room.