IKEA hack: Turn SMÅSTAD into a large gaming desk, by Kwan

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Create this project yourself with sheet material cut to size by OPMAATZAGEN.nl!




Very easy

1 minuut


Two Smastad toy chests from Ikea put together, ordered the plywood sheets from OPMAATZAGEN.nl, lightly sanded and varnished, and then attached the 18 mm Birch plywood sheets (from the inside with screws). ).

DIY Ikea Smastad Hack

- 2 Ikea smastad toy boxes assembled
- dimensions taken from the boxes, taking into account the skirting boards in the living room
- ordered the planks from OPMAATZAGEN.nl
- lightly sanded with fine sandpaper,
- varnished twice with Sigmavar WS Matt, this is a fine varnish as it does not smell and is well attached. Good for protecting the shelves, especially with children - the shelves are secured with screws (from the inside). The side planks are also glued to the smastad furniture

The dimensions of the project

250.0 x 54.0 cm

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How next?

This is a project for inspiration. Because our assortment has changed, (some of) the products are no longer available.

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