Standard Wood Closet & Storage System

ExpressShelf is a design and build, pre-finished shelf and rod system that provides a fast and affordable alternative to traditional, built-in place painted-MDF plank and pole systems.

With its attractive and intelligent patented hardware, ExpressShelf installs quickly and easily with basic tools or a drill template and eliminates the need for ladders, caulking, and painting.

Beautiful and functional for every room in the house.

ExpressShelf is ideal for walk-ins, reach-ins, coat closets, laundry rooms, pantries, and linen closets. It utilizes ClosetMaid’s MasterSuite® closet rod and color finishes to provide additional design and upgrade options for any style home or storage project. The system is available in basic laminate, melamine, and premium ventilated wood shelving.

These features are combined with easy to install hardware allow for consistent fit, design, and space optimization. There is also the opportunity to add on to the system in the future.

ExpressShelf is installed to your specifications by Authorized ClosetMaid installing dealers backed by ClosetMaid’s Free Replacement Policy. Complimentary Professional Services such as storage design and order/delivery by project are also available.

Product highlights
  • Multiple shelf types: laminate, melamine and ventilated wood
  • No caulking. No painting.
  • Installs after paint
  • Ideal for U-shaped or L-shaped closet designs
  • Continuous-slide corner solutions
  • Extended length shelving and closet rod applications
  • Allows pre-fabrication off-site, reducing material handling on the jobsite
  • Carries ClosetMaid’s free Replacement Policy
  • Expanded design options when combined with MasterSuite®
  • Finishes match MasterSuite®
Meets ANSI-BIFMA functional and proof load requirements

8’L x 14″D single shelf or shelf with rod; with backwall channel and brackets stud mounted, per manufacturer’s installation instructions for wall-to-wall configuration.

Expressshelf Load Capacity
12” Laminate Or 14” Melamine
  • Thermal-fused Melamine finish on HPL with wall- or floor-mount options
  • 12″ Laminate only available in white
ClosetMaid Shelf Image (Wide)
Premium Ventilated Wood
  • Premium Ventilated Wood only available in white, Chocolate Pear available Fall 2018
ClosetMaid Ventilated Wood Shelf Image (Square)
Finishes

27th Avenue Finishes

Timeless Taupe
Clean Slate
Washed White
Natural Blond
Modern Gray

Classic Finishes

White
Antique White
Chocolate Pear
Coastal Gray
Backwall Channel
  • Available Finishes: White and Black
  • Durable steel, 0.91”H x 96”W x 1.35”L
  • Can be stud or drywall mounted for easy installation
  • Top lip securely holds the shelf down; no nailing required
ClosetMaid Back Channel Image (Square)
Sidewall Bracket
  • Available Finishes: White and Black
  • Durable steel, 0.85”H x 1.35”W x 11.74”L
  • Nests in the backwall channel for easy leveling
ClosetMaid Side Channel Image (Square)
Universal Pole Cup
  • Available Finishes: White and Chrome
  • Durable cast metal part, 3.83”H x 1.50”D x 2”L
  • T-interface engages the sidewall bracket for quick positioning and fastening without measuring
ClosetMaid Polecup Image (Square)
Closet Rod
  • Available Finishes: White and Chrome
  • 1 inch outer diameter, 1”H x 1”D x 120”L
ExpressShelf Rod Image (Square)
Angled Brackets
  • Available Finishes: White and Chrome
  • 7.43”H x 11.5”D x 1.84”L
  • Supports either a 12” or 14” shelf
  • Sleek profile maximizes space between shelves, minimizes obstruction
  • Hook supports a 1” OD closet rod and provided continuous slide of hangers
  • Installs to the shelf with wood screws and to the wall with drywall easy anchors and screws or stud mounted directly with screws without the requirement of cleats
ClosetMaid Angled Brackets Image (Square)
Shelf Trim
  • Available Finishes: White and Chrome
  • Available Lengths: 12″ and 14”
  • Dimensions:
    • 12”: 1.23”H x 1.0”W x 11.25 L
    • 14”: 1.23”H x 1.0”W x 13.57 L
  • Easily installs with hidden hardware on the shelf by wall edges
  • Provides ½” forgiveness if the shelf is cut imperfectly
  • Provides a finished aesthetic
  • Eliminates caulking and painting
ClosetMaid Edge Trim (Square)
Closet Rod End Caps
  • Available Finishes: White and Chrome
  • 1.75”H x 1.75”D x 1.30”L
  • Caps off an open end of the closet rod in a wall-to-open design
ClosetMaid End Caps (Square)
Corner Rounder Hanger Bar
  • Available Finishes: White and Chrome
  • 1.0”H x12.0”W x 12.0”L
  • Connects to two 1”OD closet rods at corners for improved corner space utilization
  • Enables continuous slide of hangers at corners
  • Requires two shelf and rod support angle brackets fastened at 21” from each corner wall
ClosetMaid Corner Hanger Image (Square)
Straight H-Channel
  • Available Lengths and Finishes: 12” – White only. 14” Clear, White, Chocolate Pear
  • Assembled Dimensions:
    • 12”: 1.0”H x 1.62”W x 11.08 L
    • 14”: 1.0”H x 1.62”W x 13.41 L
  • Joins two cut shelves in-line to create a longer shelf run
  • Color-matched, slim profile subtly smoothes and conceals the seams between shelves
ClosetMaid S H Chanel Image (Square)
Corner H-Channel
  • Available Lengths and Finishes: 12” – White only. 14” Clear, White, Chocolate Pear
  • Dimensions:
    • 12”: 1.0”H x 1.62”W x 11.08 L
    • 14”: 1.0”H x 1.62”W x 13.41 L
  • Joins two cut shelves at right angles for corners
  • Color-matched, slim profile subtly smoothes and conceals the seams between shelves
ClosetMaid C H Chanel Image (Square)
Hang Rod Joiner
  • 1.07”H x 2.64”W x 0.54 L
  • Clear component easily and securely joins two cut pieces of 1” OD closet rods for extended lengths
ClosetMaid Joiner Image (Square)
Shelf End Cap
  • Available Finishes: White and Chrome
  • Available Lengths: 12″ and 14”
  • Dimensions:
    • 12”: 1.0”H x 0.87”W x 11.82”L
    • 14”: 1.0”H x 0.87”W x 14.16”L
  • Finishes a cut and open edge of a shelf
  • Easily slides and fastens to the shelf
  • Recommend positioning the support brackets at least 2” from an open edge with shelf end caps
ClosetMaid Shelf Cap (Square)
Shelf Trim
  • Available Finishes: White and Chrome
  • .10”W x 12.34”D x 1.98”H
  • Easily installs on the shelf by the wall edges with hidden hardware
  • Provides ½” forgiveness providing flexibility for imperfect cuts
ClosetMaid Shelf Trim Image (Square)
Straight Shelf Joiner Plate
  • Available Finishes: White
  • 1.50”W x 1.68”D x 1.83”H
  • Joins two open ends of Ventilated Wood shelving on a straight installation
  • Easy alignment accessory
ClosetMaid Vsjoiner Image (Square)
Corner Shelf Joiner Plate
  • Available Finishes: White
  • 3.15”W x 3.15”D x 1.88”H
  • Joins two open ends of Ventilated Wood shelving on a corner installation
  • Easy alignment accessory
ClosetMaid V Corner Join (Square)
Shelf Cap Kit
  • Available Finishes: White
  • 1.10”W x 12.32”D x 1.97”H
  • Finishes exposed ends of 12” ventilated wood shelves
  • 12” End Cap Kit contains 4 caps (enough to cover 1 side of shelf)
  • Press on secure fit
ClosetMaid Shelf Cap Kit Image (square)