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5 IKEA laptop stand hacks for a better work posture

5 IKEA laptop stand hacks for a better work posture

Setting your laptop on a stand is simply better for your body. Tilting your head downwards to look at the screen can load your neck and back with unnecessary strain and stress. Raising the screen to eye level will alleviate much of the pressure build up on your neck and…

Hang loose lighting

Hang loose lighting

Materials: EKBY VALTER CONSOLEDescription: A hang loose lighting: with a simple ironing cable + big bulb (LED) mounted on a 2 dollar console “EKBY VALTER”.~ Pierre Ohlson, Stockholm/Avesta

DIY Cable Lamp from a Valter Shelf Holder

DIY Cable Lamp from a Valter Shelf Holder

Materials: Valter Shelf Holder, Textile Cable, Porcelain Bulb Holder, Large Bulb, Spray Paint Description: Cable Lamp from a Valter shelf holder. I wanted two wall lamps for our living room. I really like the simple cable lamps with large bulbs. Clean design but also a little bit “rustic-style”. And it’s…

EKBY Book Gallery Display Shelf

EKBY Book Gallery Display Shelf

Materials: EKBY Tryggve and EKBY ValterDescription: For a recent photography exhibition I decided to showcase a book next to some framed work. While a RIBBA picture frame shelf would have sufficed, I wanted something a little more conducive to page turning while the book was stationary, so… I got hacking.…

Ekby Valter lamp

Ekby Valter lamp

Materials: IKEA EKBY VALTER bracket, IKEA HEMMA cord, set drill. screws, plug connectorDescription: Only one hole needs to be drilled, all other holes are already on the shelf bracket. Basically thread the cord, and connect the plug connector so you can plug it in the socket. And find a place…

IkeaPad stand

IkeaPad stand

Before I dive into the hack, I wanted to take this chance to wish you all a very merry Christmas. I won’t be posting any hacks over the weekend, as I will be busy stuffing my face and opening presents. Hope you will be getting some great gifts too. Should…

Laptop/Book Stand

Laptop/Book Stand

Materials: LANSA Handles and EKBY VALTER brackets Description: A few weeks ago I started a new job, and discovered that the desktop computer has become a thing of the past. In its place was a ThinkPad T400 with a screen size of 14″ connected to an external Dell 2009W 20″…

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