IKEA Billy bookcase is one of the best IKEA’s products which can be the best solution for home library. Billy bookcase has been created with secure installation and instruction, so that it would be installed properly and save in the house. Billy offers some classic bookcase shapes to store your books. Various size, tall and depth are available to be selected based on your home condition. And white Billy bookcase seems to be the most popular products.

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IKEA Billy bookcase has appropriate size to hold the books, no wonder that there are many houses which installed this bookcase. Simple and functional are the main purpose to create the bookcase. With six levels of shelf and large depth size would be hold any book with different size and thickness. With smart props on the back of the bookcase, it gives safety promise for your home library, especially with children in the house. Various color options such as: birch veneer, white, black, black brown, and medium brown might be selected as desire.

Corner Billy bookcase

IKEA Billy corner bookcaseThis bookcase type is combination of five bookcases which are set together to become a corner bookcase. A 40 cm of width bookcase is placed at the angle, and two bookcases with 80 cm of width are placed in its side, then the next bookcases placed beside them are two bookcases with 40 cm of width. Those bookcases have six levels of shelf, so the total of shelf is 30 shelves. With birch veneer color, this bookcase is suitable on any color in the house.

IKEA Billy bookcase dimension

IKEA Billy bookcase is created in varieties dimensions to provide your book storing. There are three types of simple Billy bookcase which can be selected. The first bookcase type has 6 shelves with 80 cm of width, 28 cm of depth, 202 cm of height, and it can load up to 30 kg per shelf. The second type has 6 shelves with 40 cm of width, 28 cm of depth, 202 cm of height, and max load per shelf is 15 kg. The last simple Billy bookcase has 3 shelves with 80 cm of width, 28 cm of depth, 106 cm of height, and max load per shelf is 30 kg.

White bookcase

White IKEA Billy bookcaseWith nine of 40 cm width cases which are set become a large bookcase, this bookcase is appropriate to hold the books in the home library. White color on the bookcase makes it suitable in the white home decoration. Colorful books on its shelves create cheerful accent which makes someone interested in reading the books in the bookcase. Two bookcases in a room allow you to have your own library.


For the safety of bookcase installation, the manufacture of IKEA Billy bookcase gives some instructions for the costumers. For self installation, two kinds of drill, hammer, and pencil would be necessary tools to prepare. Ask someone to help you install the bookcase; at least two persons are enough for the installation process. In assembling process, place a rug under it to avoid damages on the bookcase.  If you do not understand some steps of bookcase installation, call IKEA’s customer service to clarify it for you. Install the smart props of bookcase on the back of bookcase before you apply it on the house wall. Those props are used for safety installation and do not climb on the shelves. To clean the bookcase, simple wipe on the shelves with wet soft cloth.