Instructables: exploring - workshop - furniture - ikea http://www.instructables.com Tue, 4 Aug 2015 13:30:35 PDT BLOX v1.01 Hidden table led lights for balcony http://www.instructables.com/id/Hidden-table-led-lights-for-balcony/
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 16:47:14 PDT
IKEA MOLGER FLAT PACK HACK http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-MOLGER-FLAT-PACK-HACK/
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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 05:36:45 PDT
Small HiFi rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-HiFi-rack/
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 16:47:29 PDT
DIY Magazine Rack Transformation to a Kvissle Bookend Audio Boom Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Magazine-Rack-Transformation-to-a-Kvissle-Book/
DIY Magazine Rack Transformation to a Kvissle Bookend Audio Boom Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/FQHX/I8UV2YMK/FH8FQHXI8UV2YMK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/FQHX/I8UV2YMK/FH8FQHXI8UV2YMK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH8/FQHX/I8UV2YMK/FH8FQHXI8UV2YMK.SMALL.jpg BartholomewH KVISSLE BOOKENDS ARE AWESOME!I am and IKEA assembly service professional and a passionate fan of DIY and all ready-to-assemble tricks and tips as long as their fantastic. Furniture assembly and IKEA next day delivery of flat packs orders have had me in unexpected situations where I had to develop a ...
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 03:19:03 PDT
(Foldable) wall mounted standing desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Foldable-wall-mounted-standing-desk/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 10:35:55 PDT
Add IKEA Bekant Sit/Stand legs to a Bekant Corner Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-IKEA-Bekant-SitStand-legs-to-a-Bekant-Corner-D/
Add IKEA Bekant Sit/Stand legs to a Bekant Corner Desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/UA2Y/I8765BN4/F3KUA2YI8765BN4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/UA2Y/I8765BN4/F3KUA2YI8765BN4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/UA2Y/I8765BN4/F3KUA2YI8765BN4.SMALL.jpg isolate.it I've had my Galant corner desk for years and absolutely love it. But I've really wanted to upgrade to a sit/stand desk. Trouble is that I have a massive computer setup with a PC tower and four monitors (2 - 27" HP HD Monitors and 2 - 19" LCD monitors). When IKEA recently announced that it was launch...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 13:32:26 PDT
How to Build a Bed. A Mydal Bed Upgrade http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Bed-A-Mydal-Bed-Upgrade/
How to Build a Bed. A Mydal Bed Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/QNKB/I800VXZF/FF7QNKBI800VXZF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/QNKB/I800VXZF/FF7QNKBI800VXZF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF7/QNKB/I800VXZF/FF7QNKBI800VXZF.SMALL.jpg BartholomewH Long story short:As a professional assembler, upgrading has become a natural consequence of my profession. That's why I love to not only do the actual furniture assembly but to do the actual IKEA hacks that follow.When it comes to IKEA's ready-to-assembler I'm not the only one nuts in the house.. My...
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Thu, 2 Apr 2015 03:43:18 PDT
Butcher block countertop table (IKEA hack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Butcher-block-countertop-table-IKEA-hack/
Butcher block countertop table (IKEA hack) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/MDR2/I7CCDAOO/FWIMDR2I7CCDAOO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/MDR2/I7CCDAOO/FWIMDR2I7CCDAOO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWI/MDR2/I7CCDAOO/FWIMDR2I7CCDAOO.SMALL.jpg anapsix Make a beautiful butcher block table with IKEA hardwood countertop and IKEA desk frame. A trip to IKEA Visit your local IKEA store's kitchen section and select your favorite hardwood countertop. Most IKEA countertops come in two sizes: 6 feet (74") and 9 feet (98"). Naturally, you can use a longe...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 21:56:23 PDT
IKEA Hackers: MARIUS street sign side table http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Hackers-MARIUS-street-sign-side-table/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/GM30/HEXUHOO4/FDFGM30HEXUHOO4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/GM30/HEXUHOO4/FDFGM30HEXUHOO4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/GM30/HEXUHOO4/FDFGM30HEXUHOO4.SMALL.jpg uersel This hack is very straight forward: Drill four countersunk holes into the street sign (use the original seat as template) Assemble the legs and bend them a bit outwards (makes it a bit more stable) Mount the sign onto the legs, using the four round plastic parts as spacers. Done! Tools needed: Pow...
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 14:38:27 PST
Add on PC stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-on-PC-stand/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 23:30:50 PST
IKEA Table with under-shelf storage http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Table-with-under-shelf-storage/
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Fri, 6 Feb 2015 18:05:50 PST
Standing Desk for 50 Bucks http://www.instructables.com/id/Standing-Desk-for-50-Bucks/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 19:17:39 PST
Bathroom cabinet with Ikea bowl http://www.instructables.com/id/Bathroom-cabinet-with-Ikea-bowl/
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Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:07:08 PST
It's a TV Bench-Bench-Bench(TM)! [IKEA Hacked] http://www.instructables.com/id/Its-a-TV-Bench-Bench-BenchTM-IKEA-Hacked/
It's a TV Bench-Bench-Bench(TM)! [IKEA Hacked] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/Z8K5/I0FFEM9S/FDTZ8K5I0FFEM9S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/Z8K5/I0FFEM9S/FDTZ8K5I0FFEM9S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDT/Z8K5/I0FFEM9S/FDTZ8K5I0FFEM9S.SMALL.jpg ucn Here's a modular TV console-bench, which I made out of IKEA components, inspired by the trendy wooden-top tables with steel frames that are in all the expensive design shops these days.As our TV wall is really long, I designed this as 3 separate benches that can be moved around as needed. The middle...
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Tue, 23 Sep 2014 23:53:15 PDT
Suitcase table- GREAT SPACE SAVER http://www.instructables.com/id/Suitcase-table/
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Sat, 6 Sep 2014 16:24:30 PDT
Bunk bed hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bunk-bed-hack/
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Tue, 2 Sep 2014 07:33:12 PDT
Dual Lack laptop desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Dual-Lack-laptop-desk/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 13:19:36 PDT
Ikea Malm Nightstand http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Malm-Nightstand/
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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 10:40:17 PDT
IKEA Epedit Plywood Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Epedit-Plywood-Hack/
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 03:01:53 PDT
IKEA HACK: bedside buddy http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-HACK-bedside-buddy/
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Tue, 17 Jun 2014 15:50:30 PDT
Hemnes Baby Changing Dresser - IKEA-Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Hemnes-Baby-Changing-Dresser-IKEA-Hack/
Hemnes Baby Changing Dresser - IKEA-Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/U3KS/HW0FVFDQ/F7XU3KSHW0FVFDQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/U3KS/HW0FVFDQ/F7XU3KSHW0FVFDQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/U3KS/HW0FVFDQ/F7XU3KSHW0FVFDQ.SMALL.jpg mmaatkamp In the Netherlands, everything remotely baby-related is priced at least double.Therefore, I decided I could transform a regular set of IKEA-drawers into a baby changing table by adding a few planks on top.In the next step you can find an IKEA-style manual for putting it together. IKEA style manual...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2014 14:05:54 PDT
Estantería sencilla http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Book-Shelf-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/JOJ2/HVS17LJU/FIAJOJ2HVS17LJU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/JOJ2/HVS17LJU/FIAJOJ2HVS17LJU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/JOJ2/HVS17LJU/FIAJOJ2HVS17LJU.SMALL.jpg asifshiraz Esta es una estantería sencilla de estilo Ikea. Lo hice en TechShop (http://techshop.ws/). Aquí están las instrucciones. 1. Tome unas tablas planas, de 1' x 8', disponibles en Home Depot. 2. Tome una regla y márquelas según las medidas deseadas. Corté una a 1 'x 2,5', y dos a 1 'x 3,75'. 3. Córtela...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 12:10:37 PDT
Tetris Chest of Drawers http://www.instructables.com/id/Tetris-Chest-of-Drawers/
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Thu, 29 May 2014 13:35:14 PDT
Re-cover your Ikea Klobo Sofa http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-cover-your-Ikea-Klobo-Sofa/
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 15:54:58 PST
Converting an Ikea TV Cabinet in to a remote control Slide Out TV Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Converting-an-Ikea-TV-Cabinet-in-to-a-remote-contr/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/9T10/HQKYA3XV/FVE9T10HQKYA3XV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/9T10/HQKYA3XV/FVE9T10HQKYA3XV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/9T10/HQKYA3XV/FVE9T10HQKYA3XV.SMALL.jpg Firgelli Auto This is a standard TV Cabinet from Ikea. The TV is supposed to mount on the front but we wanted to make it slide out of the side. There was a gap of 2.5" inside the back wall of the Cabinet which is just enough to mount a TV and our Mini Track Linear Actuator with some guide rails to guide it smo...
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Sat, 18 Jan 2014 17:40:05 PST
IKEA Shelf Safe with Magnetic Key http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Shelf-Safe-with-Magnetic-Key/
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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 19:09:50 PST
Rope Bridge Shelf http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-Bridge-Shelf/
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 14:55:22 PST
Ikea-Inspired Desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Inspired-Desk/
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Sat, 9 Nov 2013 21:51:50 PST
Ikea Coffee table Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Coffee-table-Hack/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/M439/HN46NRC1/FNZM439HN46NRC1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/M439/HN46NRC1/FNZM439HN46NRC1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/M439/HN46NRC1/FNZM439HN46NRC1.SMALL.jpg tanlee Ikea Coffee table hack.  Material used Base cabinet cover panel and sultan LADE. All this item was pick up at the AS IT IS section, price is cheaper from buying a new table. This is good also for those like handy work. Material List: 1) PERFEKT ROCKHAMMAR Base cabinet cover panel. 2) SULTAN LADE...
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Wed, 23 Oct 2013 09:45:35 PDT
Glass Top Desk With Ambient/Bias Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/My-First-Instructable-Glass-Top-Desk-With-AmbientB/
Glass Top Desk With Ambient/Bias Lighting - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/G45E/HMVJOY3T/FAKG45EHMVJOY3T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/G45E/HMVJOY3T/FAKG45EHMVJOY3T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/G45E/HMVJOY3T/FAKG45EHMVJOY3T.SMALL.jpg komomochan This Instructable/Ikea Hack is going to teach you how I built a glass top desk with ambient lighting.   There is many ways you can do this project but I chose something cheap and simple to work with. So I chose to get my materials at Ikea. Really, you can get your materials in whatever shape/size y...
By: komomochan

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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 12:42:04 PDT
OMG the kitchen table became my desk http://www.instructables.com/id/OMG-the-kitchen-table-became-my-desk/
OMG the kitchen table became my desk - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/OJ81/HMVJGT5X/FV9OJ81HMVJGT5X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/OJ81/HMVJGT5X/FV9OJ81HMVJGT5X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/OJ81/HMVJGT5X/FV9OJ81HMVJGT5X.SMALL.jpg carloratm It all started with IKEA Ingo http://www.ikea.com/it/it/catalog/products/14630009/ It is a very cheap real wood table. I think it is one of the best IKEA products. It is filed as a kitchen table, and that's true. But I really like wood, and I really like minimalism, so why don't use it as a desk? ...
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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 08:50:15 PDT
Ikea side table hack. http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-side-table-hack/
Ikea side table hack. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/2A4U/HMVJ98PK/FGK2A4UHMVJ98PK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/2A4U/HMVJ98PK/FGK2A4UHMVJ98PK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/2A4U/HMVJ98PK/FGK2A4UHMVJ98PK.SMALL.jpg CoachChamberlain This is my first instructable. I had a party and made a big table with the Vika legs and then had the cutting board on the table for the party. Step 1 Materials. Get 2 ikea Vika table legs. They are 10 dollars each.  So you have 20 bucks in legs and a Lampig cutting board. This is also 10 dollars...
By: CoachChamberlain

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Thu, 17 Oct 2013 10:22:57 PDT
Concrete Lack: Ikea Table Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Ikea-Lack-Table/
Concrete Lack: Ikea Table Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/QNUC/HKVLCMIS/FNZQNUCHKVLCMIS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/QNUC/HKVLCMIS/FNZQNUCHKVLCMIS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNZ/QNUC/HKVLCMIS/FNZQNUCHKVLCMIS.SMALL.jpg budman0312 I wanted  a cheap coffee table, so I went to Ikea and picked up a Lack coffee table for $20. It was a little plain, so I decided to customize it a little. Materials and Tools Materials: IKEA Lack Coffee Table ($20) 12 ft. 1x6 boards ($10) Bag of concrete ($3) (I used standard quikrete concrete. F...
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Wed, 28 Aug 2013 16:24:51 PDT
Ikea + Craigslist desk http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Craigslist-desk/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/D83A/HJKC70TL/FCGD83AHJKC70TL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/D83A/HJKC70TL/FCGD83AHJKC70TL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCG/D83A/HJKC70TL/FCGD83AHJKC70TL.SMALL.jpg mboyles2 So I moved into a new room and wanted to create a large work space for some varies projects I would be working on. The main goal was to create a large desk at a low cost while still maintaining a polished look. Ive had some luck with craigslist, so I watched the free section there and the as-is de...
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Sat, 3 Aug 2013 13:22:14 PDT
Wall-mounted charging station for ALL the mobile devices http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-mounted-charging-station-for-ALL-the-mobile-d/
Wall-mounted charging station for ALL the mobile devices - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/ZTKP/HH2VJPPK/FSWZTKPHH2VJPPK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/ZTKP/HH2VJPPK/FSWZTKPHH2VJPPK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSW/ZTKP/HH2VJPPK/FSWZTKPHH2VJPPK.SMALL.jpg ninafroe We have in our household: 2 e-readers, 1 iPad, 1 smaller tablet computer, 1 iPhone, 2 other cell phones and a camera. All of which need to be charged ALL THE TIME. Result: We were constantly looking for charging cables, free wall sockets and the devices themselves. So I built this charging station ...
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Tue, 28 May 2013 13:36:41 PDT
Ikea Kura bed converted to bunkbed http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Kura-bed-converted-to-bunkbed/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/9HI4/HGH6JG2B/FAA9HI4HGH6JG2B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/9HI4/HGH6JG2B/FAA9HI4HGH6JG2B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAA/9HI4/HGH6JG2B/FAA9HI4HGH6JG2B.SMALL.jpg jauncourt I have 2 kids, and some time ago, they each had their own room. The little one got this for his former toddler bed and the big guy got a KURA platform/loft bed from Ikea. All was great for about 2 years. However, a couple of years ago, the little one and the big one both asked me if they could shar...
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Sun, 12 May 2013 12:50:37 PDT
Backward Build Chaise Lounge Chair (100% rescued materials) http://www.instructables.com/id/Backward-Build-Chaise-Lounge-Chair-100-rescued-m/
Backward Build Chaise Lounge Chair (100% rescued materials) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/CLAB/HFD18C29/FH6CLABHFD18C29.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/CLAB/HFD18C29/FH6CLABHFD18C29.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/CLAB/HFD18C29/FH6CLABHFD18C29.SMALL.jpg east fork spring All of my builds are made from 100% reclaimed material. Why? Because it's fun, inexpensive, challenging, and I'm a tree-hugger. It just takes a little imagination and some reverse engineering. The traditional build has plans and calls for materials. My builds have materials and call for a plan. Thi...
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Thu, 18 Apr 2013 10:43:31 PDT
Lean on Finnvard - IKEA häck http://www.instructables.com/id/Lean-on-Finnvard-IKEA-hck/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/BR7A/HERLT9OH/F70BR7AHERLT9OH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/BR7A/HERLT9OH/F70BR7AHERLT9OH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F70/BR7A/HERLT9OH/F70BR7AHERLT9OH.SMALL.jpg adriangoegl IKEA hack of a finnvard trestle. It is a lean on side table held together by a tension belt. If you have to move, you can stack it together and fix it again with the same belt. An ideal nomadic furniture.
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Wed, 27 Mar 2013 14:42:10 PDT
IKEA Futon Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/IKEA-Futon-Hack/
IKEA Futon Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/DBP4/HDRS607T/FW5DBP4HDRS607T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/DBP4/HDRS607T/FW5DBP4HDRS607T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW5/DBP4/HDRS607T/FW5DBP4HDRS607T.SMALL.jpg efraguada I wanted an upgrade from the typical collegiate Ikea wooden futon in the living room to a bit more stylish adult living room sofa. Researching couches & sofas I found; I could get a used one off craigslist (not a very stylish selection), a new one from Ikea, or the couches that I wanted--that I coul...
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Sun, 3 Mar 2013 07:01:31 PST
Sliced LACK table http://www.instructables.com/id/Sliced-LACK-table/
Sliced LACK table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/9NRA/HH2VKDP0/F869NRAHH2VKDP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/9NRA/HH2VKDP0/F869NRAHH2VKDP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/9NRA/HH2VKDP0/F869NRAHH2VKDP0.SMALL.jpg BrittLiv In this instructable I am going to show you how to make an ikea LACK table stand on two legs. Even though this is a rather simple mod, it is going to get you quite a few puzzled looks. I originally wanted to make the table stand on one leg, but even though it is stable enough to support itself I was...
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Fri, 15 Feb 2013 11:27:16 PST
Ikea Hack: Rolling Storage Lack Coffee/Side Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Hack-Rolling-Storage-Lack-CoffeeSide-Table/
Ikea Hack: Rolling Storage Lack Coffee/Side Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/LDV7/HNM4DZ6I/F53LDV7HNM4DZ6I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/LDV7/HNM4DZ6I/F53LDV7HNM4DZ6I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F53/LDV7/HNM4DZ6I/F53LDV7HNM4DZ6I.SMALL.jpg Cezsaria I stand on the shoulders of giants. With especial thanks to: SpaceSays and Jules Yap and drnutella and thebunnykingofnowhere. I needed a compact coffee table that was mobile and cheap. After perusing Instructables and IKEAhackers.net, I came up with my solution. Here I present the Rolling Storage ...
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Sun, 20 Jan 2013 00:19:47 PST
Providore IKEA Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Providore-IKEA-Hack/
Providore IKEA Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/G16F/HA4MGIUX/FNFG16FHA4MGIUX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/G16F/HA4MGIUX/FNFG16FHA4MGIUX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/G16F/HA4MGIUX/FNFG16FHA4MGIUX.SMALL.jpg hjacksonau The lady of the house spied a nice piece at a furniture store - named providore - it looked provincial and would fit our décor - But it was a little bit too tall, and definitely too expensive at @$750.  Disheartened we went to IKEA ant though about hacking one of theirs to get the piece that we wan...
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Mon, 3 Dec 2012 01:08:02 PST
Buy 1 get one free Ikea shelf hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Buy-1-get-one-free-Ikea-shelf/
Buy 1 get one free Ikea shelf hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/ZGVY/H82U1BG8/FVFZGVYH82U1BG8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/ZGVY/H82U1BG8/FVFZGVYH82U1BG8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVF/ZGVY/H82U1BG8/FVFZGVYH82U1BG8.SMALL.jpg ramz858 For $60 I picked up an "Expedit" shelf from Ikea, it turned out to be too deep for where I wanted it...soooooooo   Good excuse to cut stuff! I cut it down the middle and wound up with two 8" deep shelves that fit perfect. Note: the backs of the new shelves look very unfinished, if that bothers you...
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Mon, 15 Oct 2012 13:33:18 PDT
Assembly of Ikea Beddinge Futon http://www.instructables.com/id/Assembly-of-Ikea-Beddinge-Futon/
Assembly of Ikea Beddinge Futon - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/Z76I/H6S49H8H/F5KZ76IH6S49H8H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/Z76I/H6S49H8H/F5KZ76IH6S49H8H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/Z76I/H6S49H8H/F5KZ76IH6S49H8H.SMALL.jpg ___ Futons are great for college or a guest room where you want the flexibility of having both a sofa and bed in one piece of furniture.  However, the directions can be a little confusing, so I thought I would put up some photos to help. Step 1 Add the cross beams with the screws, tightening with the...
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Sat, 8 Sep 2012 15:55:48 PDT
8U Rack Case From IKEA RAST Table http://www.instructables.com/id/8U-Rack-Case-From-IKEA-RAST-Table/
8U Rack Case From IKEA RAST Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/6HIH/H6L5LUAQ/F8I6HIHH6L5LUAQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/6HIH/H6L5LUAQ/F8I6HIHH6L5LUAQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8I/6HIH/H6L5LUAQ/F8I6HIHH6L5LUAQ.SMALL.jpg Harrymatic I was in need of an instrument rack to hold all of my music equipment, however I was not willing to pay about £60 for one. I discovered the IKEA LACK rack, made from a coffee table. On going to IKEA to buy one, I was a bit disappointed as the LACK coffee table is very big for what I need, and also t...
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Sun, 2 Sep 2012 10:02:45 PDT
Ridiculously Heavy Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Ridiculously-Heavy-Table/
Ridiculously Heavy Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/7JCW/H3QFIV4I/FF67JCWH3QFIV4I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/7JCW/H3QFIV4I/FF67JCWH3QFIV4I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF6/7JCW/H3QFIV4I/FF67JCWH3QFIV4I.SMALL.jpg christopherhesse My computer desk was a little flimsy, so I wanted to make a sort-of-industrial table to replace it.  A friend of mine, Roland Lapp sketched out an industrial-looking table that I modified and modeled in Autodesk Inventor, then built out of steel and oak. I made this at Techshop San Francisco, using...
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Fri, 22 Jun 2012 01:11:51 PDT
LACK around the corner http://www.instructables.com/id/LACK-around-the-corner/
LACK around the corner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/64CW/H3QFIUN9/FDB64CWH3QFIUN9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/64CW/H3QFIUN9/FDB64CWH3QFIUN9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDB/64CW/H3QFIUN9/FDB64CWH3QFIUN9.SMALL.jpg luch I have a family room with boxing in the corners of the room. This was done to cover mechanicals leading to the upper level. Although it solved the problem of hiding unsightly pipes and wires it didn't make it any easier to find furniture for the space.  Level of Difficulty I found this project to...
By: luch

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Thu, 21 Jun 2012 21:25:18 PDT
Bar Table and Desk - Using IKEA Table Tops (VIKA AMON) http://www.instructables.com/id/Bar-Table-and-Desk-Using-IKEA-Table-Tops-VIKA-A/
Bar Table and Desk - Using IKEA Table Tops (VIKA AMON) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/PI1E/H337KNAV/FJ6PI1EH337KNAV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/PI1E/H337KNAV/FJ6PI1EH337KNAV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/PI1E/H337KNAV/FJ6PI1EH337KNAV.SMALL.jpg luch I recently purchased two table tops from IKEA, the VIKA AMON series, in high gloss white. I decided that I was going to make the bases for them using pine that I purchased from Home Depot. The majority of the joinery will be pocket holes, using a pocket hole jig.  Level of Difficulty I found this...
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Fri, 15 Jun 2012 09:39:15 PDT
Ikea Bed Hack (RYKENE) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ikea-Bed-Hack-RYKENE/
Ikea Bed Hack (RYKENE) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/XSP2/H2TJ4LC5/F9TXSP2H2TJ4LC5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/XSP2/H2TJ4LC5/F9TXSP2H2TJ4LC5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/XSP2/H2TJ4LC5/F9TXSP2H2TJ4LC5.SMALL.jpg luch I bought this bed frame a few years ago. Since then, I have always wanted to alter the bed to make it stronger and a little more sophisticated.  The revisions that I have made:     - Increased the height to approximately 20" from the top of the mattress to the floor    - Upholstered the headboard...
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Wed, 30 May 2012 06:56:46 PDT
Creating a S.L.A.C.K. http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-SLACK/
Creating a S.L.A.C.K. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/V8AQ/H1YONGLI/FDYV8AQH1YONGLI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/V8AQ/H1YONGLI/FDYV8AQH1YONGLI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDY/V8AQ/H1YONGLI/FDYV8AQH1YONGLI.SMALL.jpg ElgerJonker For an event we needed some tables for displays and game consoles. What better choice than the cheap IKEA Lack table: simple design, lightweight and beautiful because of its simplicity. So we got 20 of them donated by various people, which means there 80 IKEA lack table-pilars that need to be assemb...
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Sun, 13 May 2012 11:15:44 PDT