Fill cinder blocks with a creeping ground cover like thyme which smells so good when walked on. landscape

How To Use Cement Blocks In Practical Outdoor Projects

Cinder Block Stairs - use dirt and some "step-able" plants for a greener area! I'd also add some decking wood with a dark stain to the tops of each step and paint the bricks. - Bokhylla - Bokhylla

IKEA-hack Hemnes – Husligheter

So after thinking it over, I realized Ikea HEMNES cabinets were the perfect solution to our problem! We hacked a HEMNES Custom Built-in Storage Unit

Built-in Bookcase Tutorial I can still dream of having this one day!

build a wall-to-wall built-in desk and bookcase unit, Home Is Where My Heart Is featured on Remodelaholic:

Personal Library Kit

Personal Library Kit

The bookworm nerd in me loves this.a personal library kit! If you are a generous lender this kit contains adhesive pockets that hold checkout cards, a date stamp, etc.

Wide door threshold between dining and living

ah, built-in bookcases. i wonder if you could make an entire house with just bookcases for walls?