Lighting 8 Comments 5. Sturdy Mzz Yvette How on earth do you guys know what I bought at Ikea. And like a lot of IKEA pieces, it lends itself to all kinds of different uses—some of which you may have not even thought of. Here are 15 different ways to put your Kallax bookcase to work all over the house, in all kinds of ways. I've used them on kallax, they work really well. In this Ikea Kallax hack Hack we change it to create a seat and sideboard with storage.. So I turned the Kallax shelving on its side, added some table legs and transformed it into a sideboard table! Light up the KALLAX! level 2 Turned out great!! Jun 16, 2020 - Explore Emily Vandervort's board "Ikea Ideas", followed by 251 people on Pinterest. Kallax can be easily renovated into a bench with storage, this is a great solution for any modern home where we often lack storage space. The Legheads Barcelona M8 furniture legs, turn the Kallax into a fresh and vibrant sideboard that can be used to sit on or as storage. This is a great way to show of to your Mother-In-Law that you can read. The IKEA Expedit (lately reborn as the Kallax) has, like a lot of classics, an incredibly simple design. All you really need to do is attach a set of legs to the unit. But why spend a ton of money on storage units when you can build your own with the KALLAX shelf. DIY IKEA Kallax Benches. This Ikea Kallax hack is pretty much all about the drinks accessories, but it just goes to show what a huge difference you can make with some short legs and a few nice items. I swear peoples lives aren't private anymore. The Kallax is a multi-functional shelving and storage unit. Contributor March 23, 2015. Stubbarp legs come in pairs with only one bracket, so you will need to source more or make some yourself. You’ll need a Kallax or Expedit piece, 2 sets of IKEA Capita legs, screw them in on each end and in the middle of the bench, totaling 6 legs. I recommend building the system in it’s entirety before altering any of the components. – IKEA Kallax 4 square (16 1/2″ x 57 7/8″) unit – a set of 4 IKEA legs (see below) – IKEA Besta hidden support leg – power drill – drill bits – wood glue. Supplies: – Ikea Kallax or Expedit 1 x 4 bookcase – 4 – 4″ tapered table legs – 4 top plates (they come with screws) Start by painted the table legs in any color you want. Perfect for the kids room or the lounge area. IKEA doesn’t sell legs made for the Kallax (yet), but they do sell lots of leg options for other storage units, sofas, and beds. I located each of the shelves which would require strip lighting and marked them with blue masking tape. Legs for a Kallax cabinet PDXLarry They said it couldn't be done, but enough examples on YouTube gave me confidence that it could. See more ideas about Ikea, Ikea hack, Kallax ikea. 5. 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