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Need help with media room storage

jhommelJanuary 6, 2013
I have a long, narrow media room. We are looking for ideas for storage for DVDs and board games. We thought about a bench all the way across but worried it might sit too low because of the window. I also thought about 2 cabinets or bookshelves on either side of the window. Any suggestions?
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decoenthusiaste
Here are two different media rooms and one bedroom with storage. Your window is not too low for a bench but I would do complete built-ins with doors, shelves, window seat and lighting - you won't regret it. It will be easy to keep the clutter out of site and it will increase the value of your home.
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    Bookmark   January 6, 2013 at 8:24PM
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Dexter Sykes
Check this: http://www.ba-stores.com/catalogue/cd-and-dvd-media-storage
Maybe You'll find here something.
    Bookmark   January 6, 2013 at 8:26PM
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Chandani
Another idea... depending on how much storage you need, is a storage ottoman or a chaise that open up
    Bookmark   January 6, 2013 at 8:41PM
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Aja Mazin
here is a suggestion:
at $239 each, buy 2!
    Bookmark   January 7, 2013 at 2:23AM
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charleee
I would do a storage ottoman under the window, and two cabinets with doors on either side. A storage ottoman could act as a ready made bench.
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Blinds Direct Canada
I would really recommend removing the Drapery and putting up a Cellular Shade. It would really open up the room a lot and make it more functional for a Media type room . The Cellular Shade will also give you the light control you need when having a tv in the room.

http://www.blindsdirectcanada.com/blinds-toronto/cellular-shades.html
    Bookmark   January 7, 2013 at 6:22AM
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