Martin Alexander

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Grundtal Hanger Airport Extreme Mount

<b>Materials:</b> 4 Grundtal Hangers, Ikea item no. 300.612.47, Drill and bit for wall anchors, Screwdriver, 5 tacks, Template (posted in this link), Spirit …

Modern guinea pig cage

Wall-to-Wall Desk for About $300

Hello, this is my wall-to-wall Expedit-based desk. It was pretty simple but it turned out quite nicely, so my girlfriend convinced me to submit it …

Two-tier Pragel Workstation

I was disappointed by the way many of Ikea’s computer desks felt to me; just too flimsy.<p>So here’s my new two-tier Pragel workstation.<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>2x …

Faktum & Pax turned into an office

As we have a really small office of only 9m2 and it had to have the function of two workplaces + wardrobe (as there is no space to hang our jackets …

DIY office desk made from IKEA kitchen components

I’ve been using this ‘solution’ for my home office for years now. It’s always worked really well for me as it offers oodles of storage space. Folks …

Ikea Doubledesk Workspace

BILLY Built-Ins for home office

<b>Materials:</b> BILLY<p>We added 1×8′s around the bottoms and 1×2′s to the sides of the BILLY bookcases for decorative molding. We painted them white and …

Hackers Help: How can I open MALM Dressing table's drawer completely?

Photo: www.lebeautygirl.com<p>I have had my MALM Dressing table for years to store my makeup, but the drawer doesn’t open completely what is very …

Convert the FINNVARD into a height adjustable standing desk

I was looking for a nice looking, economical and easy to build standing desk hack. I like some of the designs on this site, but I wanted to be able …

Mac Mini and Apple Airport Extreme Base Station Stands

So this isn’t a new hack — it’s been done. Chad did it as a Macbook Air stand. I just wanted to point out that the same hack of the IKEA FANTASTISK …

Tetris@office

I wanted a not-so-serious library with some space to hide my stuff and at the same time, to showcase other items. I had enough space in front of it …

BESTA Window Seat for Little Girl Room

We wanted to create a window seat for our four year old girl, so we purchased 2 BESTA bookcases for either side of the window. In order to create the …

Lines of Floating Moments

<b>Materials:</b><br>Ikea scrap wood planks (black/brown) – (2) 2.5×53 & (1) 5.5×37, (19) white ball pins, (19) 4×6 photos (mix of color and b&w), & (2) 3lb …

Large Desk with Besta

My wife wanted a large desk for our office. After finding this site and others I decided to see what I could do with Ikea products. I used the 47″ …