I wanted a shelf unit that would fit my TV, surround amp, centre speaker, DVD player, PVR, subwoofer, lounge room PC, SEGA Mega Drive II, PS2, PS3 and my girlfriend's Wii.
Nothing at the local IKEA was quite right. The MAVAS
was about the closest I could find.
Suddenly, I had a brainwave - what If I bought 2 MAVAS shelves and fused them into one?
I realised that I would have 2 small shelves left over, perfect for my surround satellite speakers and this IKEA hack was born.
After some quick Photoshopping, I had the following plan, to explain my vision to my girlfriend: