joshua‘s desk created from bits and pieces of ikea.
the black legs are 1/4″ thick steel speaker stands that were custom built a few years ago. the thin horizontal board is the backing from an old ikea bookshelf and is screwed to the top plate of each speaker stand from below by three drywall screws.
the main desk surface is from an ikea coffee table, also held in place on top of the board by two 3″ drywall screws.
the computer and external hard drive platform is an L-shaped lower shelf from an ikea computer desk. it interestingly has cut drumsticks as legs to keep the computer off the ground.
Jules Yap started IKEAHackers.net in 2006 as a personal blog to showcase the most impressive IKEA hacks from all over the world. Since then, she has learned a lot more about power tools and DIY. Her site has helped thousands modify IKEA furniture with step-by-step tutorials, craft projects and home styling.