How to Add a Shelf to an IKEA Expedit - 4 Shelves for Only $20!

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My need to organize lots of LITTLE things in my daughter's new playroom (ex: crayons, beads, stamps, etc.) led to my desire to make smaller bins work in my IKEA Exepdit without having to stack them. My solution? With a few simple supplies I turned a row of 4 large cubes into 8 medium sized cubes - perfect for all her little treasures!
A step-by-step DIY post on how to easily add additional shelving to your IKEA Expedit!
A look at the depth of our shelves. I purposely kept them recessed so I wouldn't have to worry about the whites matching up if the middle shelf were visible.
A look at my daughter Kate's playroom! It's still a work in progress, but that certainly doesn’t stop Kate from enjoying it already!
I purchased one inexpensive white laminate shelf, some screws, and corner braces - only $20 in materials for 4 more shelves!

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