Instead of placing your storage bins at the bottom or top of a bookshelf. Break up the bookshelf by placing them in a uniform line in the middle! Easier to reach too! Place two of these bookshelves together to create more space to achieve this: or
Can be use as divider wall/shelve between living room and bedroom in the philippines vacation home. Apartment Storage for small spaces. I like this idea of using a shelving unit to separate the entry way from the living room.