Storing books is one of the things great book lovers have to think about. Simply because we love books just too much to ever let them go. And that is why, as time goes by we have to start thinking about storing a growing number of old and new books of different kind.
There is no doubt that for simple storage the classic shelve is just fine. But there is a good chance that we have to face situations in which there is a need for something more. A more specific time of storage solution. And that is something I know by my own experience.
That is also the one thing I would like to talk about today. And I think it would be the best to start with a question – what to do with old books, that I don’t want to trow out? Taking into account that there is no more free space in the shelves also.
There is a possibility to store them in boxes. But classical carton boxes wear down quickly and it can damage the books. Wooden boxes at the same time are too bulky and are hard to work with. And that is why for storage optimization I choose to use pallet collars. I know this might sound a bit weird. But the thing is that this industrial type of packaging work just great in smaller rooms as well. [Read More…]