lisa who previously submitted this hack, sent me a link to her “how-to-install-a-floating-lack-shelf” instructions. If this is not the manual you want, please contact us. Below you can view and download the PDF manual for free. Then I saw a few people using the IKEA Lack shelves, which fit in my budget and my decor theme. And then install the shelves as per IKEA instructions. The longer or bigger Lack shelves probably will be too heavy and big. Not only was the 42inch shelf $14.99, it also came in several colors, including turquoise, my accent color. These are usually used to hang up picture frames. I ventured to the IKEA store in Red Hook, Brooklyn for a closer inspection of the Lack shelving system. “i bought the ikea lack shelf a few years ago and i was freaked when the box didn’t come with the shelf hardware. ~ by Richard. There are also frequently asked questions, a product rating and feedback from users to enable you to optimally use your product. A corner is very important since it'll support the smaller IKEA Lack shelf at 2 sides. i had no idea what to use to put it up securely. it’s not a hack, but i’ve decided to post it because it’s just so useful. You'll also need some large 3M Command adhesive strips. IKEA LACK Shelf. Need a manual for your IKEA LACK Shelf? You may also like these IKEA LACK shelf hacks #1 Custom sized LACK shelves (with end cap reattached!) The smaller LACK shelves are about $5 each. I was in love. Brian wanted an IKEA LACK shelf to fit a space in the hallway that was 170cm wide but the nearest size was 190cm.