IKEA Hacker readers Simona and Flavius didn’t think so, and converted the leftover boxes from their Expedit bookcase into shelves that they could use inside the bookcase. The key ingredients? A little manual labour and some wallpaper.
Even if you’re not so ambitious, it’s worth thinking about recycling your flatpacks. You won’t often get such a large single sheet of cardboard, so even if you just use it as a stand for the fridge, it’s a useful repurposing. Check out our top 10 cardboard creations , and share your own cardboard rescue schemes in the comments.
Waste not the flatpack boxes [IKEA Hacker]