Because you assemble it yourself, ready-to-assemble (RTA) furniture invites tinkering. In fact, customizing RTA pieces is so common that it has its own name: "hacking.
We love IKEA furniture! It's so practical and fun. But what's even more fun is hacking it to personalize it for your own needs. Here are some of the most hackable items for you to keep in mind the next time you're in the big blue store.
How to paint the door.and NOT the hinges - could have used that little tip a long time ago! Painters tape over the hinge and then use an Exacto knife to trim away the excess.then paint! sounds easier then taking the door down.