Slim Bookcases in Natural Steel

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Slim 72h 24x15 Bookcase
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A Room & Board classic, the Slim shelves offer a balance of grace and strength. Natural steel gives weight to a delicate handcrafted design that features subtle weld marks unique to each piece.

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Details of Slim 72h 24x15 Bookcase

  • Dimensions: 24w 15d 72h
  • Open Space Dimensions: 23w 15d 15h
  • Space Between Fixed Shelves: from bottom shelf 16h, 16h, 16h, 15.5h
  • Floor to Bottom Clearance: 6h
  • Fixed Shelves: four steel
  • Product Origin: made in Minnesota
  • Item Number: 415107

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Room & BoardSlim 72h 15sq Bookcase
 
4.5

(based on 34 reviews)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Great design (25)
  • Quality construction (23)
  • Lots of storage (22)
  • Supports heavy items (19)
  • Durable finish (18)

Cons

  • Fixed shelves (10)
  • Wobbly (4)

Best Uses

  • Display (23)
  • Decoration (20)
  • Book storage (17)
  • Organization (15)
  • Space saver (10)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Modern/contemporary (19), Eclectic (9), Mid-century modern (7), Survivalist / minimalist (7), Classic/traditional (4)

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5.0

The perfect backing partner!

By Joseph D

from San Francisco, Ca

Style Minimalist

Verified Buyer
Employee product review

Pros

  • Durable finish
  • Great design
  • Quality construction
  • Supports heavy items

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Book storage
    • Decoration
    • Display

    Customer comments about Slim 72h 15sq Bookcase:

    I use the Slim bookcase to house and display all my baking ingredients and equipment.

    • I live in a:
    • Apartment/condo
    • This product is used in my:
    • Dining area

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    5.0

    Simplistically Stylish Etagere

    By Fan of simplification

    from Skokie, IL

    Style Mid-century modern, Minimalist, Modern/contemporary

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Excellent For Displaying
    • Great design
    • Quality construction

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Decoration
      • Display

      Customer comments about Slim 72h 15sq Bookcase:

      I love this Etagere! It's small footprint works well for my space, and it is perfect for displaying some of the items from my ceramic and basket collections. The metal adds a nice texture to complement the wood and fabric in my living room.

      • I live in a:
      • House
      • This product is used in my:
      • Living room/family room/great room

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      5.0

      Elegant Etagere!

      By Penthouse Nester

      from Baltimore MD

      Style Eclectic

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Great design

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Decoration
        • Display
        • Space saver

        Customer comments about Slim 72h 42x15 Étagère:

        This was the absolutely most awesome furniture delivery I've ever experienced. When I ordered I could pick the day and time. There was a follow up call to confirm. AND - it showed up when scheduled! It's sad that you can't assume these things, but it happened! I told my husband that I'll order from Room and Board just because of the customer service.

        As for the style - it fits perfectly in a narrow area with aplomb. I've had buying regret in the past - not this time.

        • I live in a:
        • Apartment/condo
        • This product is used in my:
        • Desk Area, Desk Area In Open Floor

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        3.0

        Modern Bookshelf

        By DMMKE

        from Milwaukee, WI

        Style Mid-century modern

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Ample storage
        • Durable finish
        • Supports heavy items

        Cons

        • Fixed shelves

        Best Uses

        • Book storage
        • Decoration

        Customer comments about Slim 72h 24x15 Bookcase:

        Decent. its a bit too deep which makes it feel like its bare unless you add lots of books or knick knacks to it.

        • I live in a:
        • Townhouse
        • This product is used in my:
        • Living room/family room/great room

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        4.0

        Well done!!!

        By Mark

        from Chicago, il

        Style Mid-century modern

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Ample storage
        • Durable finish
        • Great design
        • Quality construction

        Cons

        • Difficult to adjust
        • Fixed shelves

        Best Uses

        • Book storage
        • Decoration
        • Display
        • Organization

        Customer comments about Slim 72h 24x15 Bookcase:

        Well designed. made and finished. Only minus is lack of leg adjustability.

        • I live in a:
        • House
        • This product is used in my:
        • Dining area, Living room/family room/great room

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        3.0

        acceptable quality

        By oyster

        from New York

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Quality construction
        • Supports heavy items

        Cons

        • Poor finish

        Best Uses

          Customer comments about Slim 72h 42x15 Étagère:

          I have the narrow etagere, which i bought in 2007 or so. I have no complaints about that unit. However I bought the wider 42" unit this year (2013) and the finish is very uneven. It looks as though one side of the unit was not sprayed completely. The finish on top of the top two shelves is a bit rough. There were also some rusty spots and there was a bit of loose gray finish (overspray?) collected underneath the edges of the shelves. I was able to clean it up acceptably, but i would be hesitant to purchase one of these units again.

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          • House
          • This product is used in my:
          • Home office

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          4.0

          perfect, simple bookcase

          By cadis

          from NYC

          Style Eclectic, Modern/contemporary

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Ample storage
          • Great design
          • Quality construction

          Cons

          • Fixed shelves

          Best Uses

          • Decoration
          • Display
          • Space saver

          Customer comments about Slim 72h 42x15 Étagère:

          I bought it to match my dining table and I love how simple the design of it is

          • I live in a:
          • Apartment/condo
          • This product is used in my:
          • Dining area, Guest bedroom, Home office, Living room/family room/great room

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          5.0

          vertical storage

          By new apt dweller

          from Manhattan, NY

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Ample storage
          • Durable finish
          • Great design
          • Quality construction
          • Supports heavy items

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Display
            • Organization
            • Space saver

            Customer comments about Slim 72h 24x15 Bookcase:

            I had a 72" space in my kitchen and used this 24" shelf together with the 48" counter top table to add both stylish and practical storage and work space. They fit PERFECTLY!! One shelf holds various liquor bottles, another a wine rack, another a fruit bowl, another large dinner plates that don't fit in my cabinets and the top has a decorative plant on it. The shelving unit is very sturdy.

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            • Apartment/condo

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            5.0

            Exactly what I expected

            By Steiner

            from Miami. Florida

            Style Modern/contemporary

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Ample storage
            • Durable finish
            • Great design
            • Supports heavy items

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Display

              Customer comments about Slim 72h 24x15 Bookcase:

              We purchased this shelf for a corner in our living room. We had looked for years for just the right piece and finally found it in the slim shelf.

              Service and delivery comments:

              Delivery was excellent. Products arrived in good condition and as promised.

              • I live in a:
              • House
              • This product is used in my:
              • Living room/family room/great room

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              1.0

              TERRIBLE Quality

              By Designer

              from Chicago, IL

              Style Eclectic, Mid-century modern

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

                Cons

                • Poor finish
                • Poor quality
                • Rusty
                • Wobbles

                Best Uses

                  Customer comments about Slim 72h 24x15 Bookcase:

                  The Slim bookcase arrived rusted, pitted. A brand new item unwrapped had rust spots on the verticle areas. This was picked up by Room & Board for return at no charge.

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                  • House
                  • This product is used in my:
                  • Home office

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