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Ikea Hack or how to make a bank with storage as beautiful and elegant as this one

The Ikea Hack or what is the same, the Ikea furniture transformation in something with another function or with an unrecognizable aspect, as in this case, they are a lesson in ingenuity and creativity.

In Ikea They are delighted with these practices and support this current of creativity that leads people to transform their furniture looking to create something new and differentiate themselves. In addition to encouraging people to teach their Ikea Hack on his website, have even come to get some collection of their own so that this hacking Be accessible to everyone. Even the less skilled.

Become an Ikea Hack It only has advantages. You get something new at a great price and above all you personalize your home so that your Ikea furniture has that personal touch that makes it more yours.

Today we bring you by the hand of @honeybuilthome one of those Ikea Hack simple but very colorful because the result seems good furniture or custom furniture.

Christine Gummersall The DIY author decided to transform the fireplace area of ​​her living room. For this he decided to place symmetrically two benches and shelves on each side from the chimney. In this way he got an extra storage and an extra seating for meetings.

The lounge before

MATERIALS FOR DIY FOR A BANK

IN IKEA

  • 2 AXSTAD doors for the front of the drawer matt white 40 x 100 cm 40 € / You
  • 2 white METOD cabinet structures 40x37x100 cm 27 € / You
  • (optional) 2 Drawers for the interior of the KOMPLEMENT bench 100 x 35 cm 25 €/ You .

IN OTHER STORES

  • 37 x 200 cm pre-cut pine wood board
  • Varnish to seal the wood
  • (to choose) Cobalt blue Chalk Paint or the color you want if you are going to paint the bank (white also looks good)
  • Rollers, brushes and wood glue to fix the wood on the bench

DIY consists of assemble the Metod structure with the Axstad doors and the inner drawer.

With this structure the bench is already achieved on which the pine wood lid will be placed that will have previously been varnished to achieve a softer texture.

Then, if desired, you can paint with Chalk Paint in the color that suits you. The blue chosen by Christine is elegant and very modern.

She doubled the benches to the sides and the result seemed made with custom furniture.

Video: 35 Most Brilliant DIY IKEA Hacks Ever (January 2020).

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