12 Incredible IKEA Hacks
There’s no shortage in creativity when it comes to new ways to use IKEA products. Here are 12 fantastic IKEA hacks that will make you say, “Wow! That’s cool!”
Activity Table IKEA Hacks
When blogger Aimee, aka The Crazy Craft Lady, needed a storage solution for her child’s toys, she turned to IKEA. She took the Trofast frame and Trofast storage boxes, along with the IKEA Linnmon table top and created this activity table complete with a storage area.
Photo: Courtesy of The Crazy Craft Lady
IKEA Sideboard Hack
IKEA Office Desk Hack
When it was time for an office makeover, the blogger at Keeps On Ringing purchased an IKEA butcher block tabletop, steel legs and file cabinets. These IKEA hacks created a one-of-a-kind work space. And just hang some artwork and you’ll have a space you’ll look forward to working in.
Photo: Courtesy of Keeps On Ringing
IKEA Shelf Hack
For a custom floating shelf look, one DIYer took IKEA Lack shelves and hung them on the wall. For a little extra support and a unique look, she added L-brackets. And you can see the process on The House on Stanford.
Photo: Courtesy of The House on Stanford
IKEA Built-In Dresser Hack
IKEA Couch Hack
When the writer at Root Simple felt his IKEA Karlstad couch needed some repair, he made some new arms for the couch that were not only sturdy, but cat-friendly.
Photo: Courtesy of Root Simple
IKEA Table Set Hack
IKEA Bookcase Hack
The IKEA Billy bookcase is one of the store’s most popular items. See how clever DIYers have used the bookcases in a wide variety of ways. Also, you can try painting the bookcase for a pop of color.
Photo: Courtesy of The Spruce
IKEA Cabinet Hack
IKEA Dollhouse Hack
IKEA Headboard Hack
It was once a desk, now it’s a headboard! Sarah at Pretty Providence used the IKEA Linnmon desk top as a desk until she no longer had room for it. Then she realized that the desktop fit perfectly as a headboard for her queen-sized bed. She used tape to create stripes and attached it to the wall. You could also try painting the headboard with your favorite paint.
Photo: Courtesy of Pretty Providence