For those that may not know, Rissay does custom millwork. All of our millwork and built-ins are 100% custom designed for each client to fit any needs or space. The built-in featured in this entry was for more than your average music enthusiast. The client is a professor, music historian, and prize winning author of several music books and articles.
He desired a built-in in his living room that would meet all his audio and video needs. The counter and upper open cabinets were designed so he would have plenty of space for his record player, as well as his laptop if he wishes to sync it to the speakers. The base cabinets were made with the depth and integration of all his audio and visual components in mind. It features full extension drawers, so you get maximum use of the entire drawer. Rissay also made custom CD trays that each hold approxiamately 100 CDs in custom sleeves. The drawers alone in this one-of-a-kind built-in house 1,200 CDs with plenty of room to browse through them.
Although a music buff, he doesn't watch TV on a normal basis. Sliding pocket doors conceal the TV when not in use, but easily tuck away when it is time for a movie. The flat screen is mounted on a telescopic, swivel arm, allowing perfect viewing from any angle. No unsightly cables can be seen either, as they are actually hidden within the telescopic arm and plugged into a recessed surge protector.
Below you will find a few pictures of this music extraordinaire's custom built-in, but make sure to look in the photo album on the right to see all of the photos. Do you have different needs or requests for your built-in? It's not a problem, no matter what your needs, Rissay can design and build your 100% custom built-in.