With the new year comes the need and want to get things organized and really shift the focus to starting the coming months off right. With expensive bookcases also comes the option to DIY some things as well, and Ikea hacks are a great way to get an inexpensive option that’s one of a kind.
If you’re the creative type, you certainly see how everything comes together with this hack. Utilizing light colored wood Lack shelves and simple L-brackets with little vice style grips– this bookcase unit looks like a cinch to prepare. Paint your brackets in the color of your choosing, attach at the front and back of the unit to secure each shelf into place and Voila! A freestanding shelf that’s got plenty of visual appeal for just a few bucks.