Kidkraft Avalon Bookcase in White
- Shopper in Houston, TX
I needed two white matching bookcases of this height on either side of my TALL white bookcase. These have lovely lines, and I li
ke the depth and width of the shelves.
What I had a hard time with were securing several of the bolts into their "holders," for lack of a better word. I had to glue pieces together in places to make sure they held.
The other thing I would've liked included in the package is 10 white painted wood "plugs" to cover the obvious screw holes on the two outsides of each bookcase. I bought 10 unpainted ones for each bookcase, glued them into the holes, then repainted both bookcases with a high-gloss oil-based paint. They look smashing!
One more thing: while I am a budget-conscious shopper, and the price was right for these bookshelves, I also insist upon a high-quality look, which I think is achieved by this product (and the improvements I made to it!). Hide full review ... Read more