Summer cools into autumn. Autumn freezes into winter. And winter springs into . . . spring! Though these changes don't happen over night, they are happening all the time, and all the same. As you're reading this, the Earth is spinning on its axis and the chill of January is approaching.
Though the seasons change without our effort, do it yourself home renovation projects require our assistance. While some projects are easier than others, sometimes the smallest shake-up of your apartment can provide a fresh outlook on your abode, and at times, even your life.
Taking a few hours on a Sunday to put together a bookshelf; removing the books from the floor; then utilizing your new shelf can do wonders for the space and feel of a room. If you feel like your apartment could use a re-arranging of sorts, but you aren't sure where to get started, then sometimes the best motivation can be found through looking at other's home-improvement projects.
For booklovers, this Syracuse, NY garage just might provide the perfect inspiration. The garage was redesigned by Para Project, a New York City based architecture firm headed by Jon Lott. You can also see more great photos of the space on Para Project's website, here.