Turn an IKEA Expedit Shelf Into Custom Kitchen Storage: And Hide the Messy Stuff!

Turn an IKEA Expedit Shelf Into Custom Kitchen Storage: And Hide the Messy Stuff!

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Aug 30, 2012

The IKEA Expedit bookcase may be one of the most popular affordable bookcases out there. (When you actually start looking for it, you see it everywhere. Trust me.) Its ubiquity also means it's rife for reinterpretation, as seen in this kitchen/dining storage hack!

A few months ago IKEA Hackers featured this kitchen storage solution. The owners like the look of open shelving, but after they put the Expedit together, they were left underwhelmed by a few of the messier kitchen items. So, they hacked their own partial coverage with door hinges, black MDF, and plywood to get the best of both worlds!

Read More: Expedit Kitchen Storage at IKEA Hackers

Related: 10 Examples of IKEA Shelving in the Kitchen

(Images: K. Klose via IKEA Hackers)

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