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Attaching the bottom of both bookcases to a single flat board will get them aligned right. Then you'll just have to shim once to get things properly vertical. If the problem is extreme, consider bolts or a backboard to connect the sides of the units. Both these options will improve overall stability of the pair. Depending on the aesthetic situation, you ...


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In weird situations like this I have just screwed the bookcases to the walls. Take the highest point in accordance to the floor and screw them in. Obviously you might need some anchors, brackets, or other helpers but this is often the easiest way to deal with this situation. From there just build up the legs with shims or other suitable materials, so that ...


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There are two ways you could do this, both start with shimming the bookcases so that the doors operate the way they should. The shelves do not need to be perfectly level and plumb, they only need to look that way so they do not draw attention from being out of level or plumb. After the shims are set the way the shelves or better to say, doors work the best, ...


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I do not know the exact materials and construction methods used for your IKEA Billy bookcases but one scheme you could use to get them to sit nicely in their place on the floor is to "scribe" them to fit. This technique would involve you first clamping the two units together using some C-clamps. Make sure to put some protective material under the clamp faces ...



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