How to raise the MALM dresser above a tall baseboard
Place the MALM upside down.
Fix the plywood onto the underside of the MALM with screws.
Predrill holes for the leg screws (if you have the same baseboard problem as me, make sure you measure that the back legs are far enough from the wall. Otherwise you’ll have to do it again, I know what I’m talking about. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ )
Stacy’s goal was to take two dressers and make them look like one, big dresser. And she succeeded fantastically. Read more.
#2 Vintage style gold MALM dresser
Nadia saw a gorgeous vintage credenza with gold accents and have been looking for a similar one for a long time. But she couldn’t find anything nice and affordable. When she decided to do her bedroom makeover, she thought that it would be the perfect project to finally give it a try. See the tutorial.
#3 MALM chest with pull-out laptop table
Otis desperately needed a desk since moving into a rented room. After adding two wardrobes and two MALM chests of drawers he was left with absolutely no room for anything else, so an IKEA hack was in order. Read more.
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