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Published on October 20th, 2010 | by Jules Yap


Faktum wall cabinet turns into a Cupboard

Faktum wall cabinet, Duvbo door, Varde handle, hole in the wall, a handy andy

Description: We wanted to use the space under the roof as storage. Clean, pratical and timeless.

So we bought 2 Faktum cabinets, with 2 doors we liked, some handles and my sweet handy Andy did the job!

He made 2 holes in the open wall, big enough to fit the cabinets.

I putted the cabinets toghether.

He placed them right in the holes.

We painted around the cabinets, placed the doors and the handles…

Tada, practical storage is born!

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~ Veetje.wordpress.com, Belgium

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7 Responses to Faktum wall cabinet turns into a Cupboard

  1. Anonymous says:

    Deeper cupboards be good for Duvet/sleeping bags storage. And shelves in side for shoe cupboard/CDs DVD. Brilliant! Wish I had a handy Andy of my own!

  2. veetje says:

    Very fine idea, but it wasn’t necessary for us. We already have some closets.

  3. MacMama says:

    Nice, but why not just the doors? Then you would have more strorage: the whole under-the-roof.

  4. veetje says:

    My dutch mistake: I ‘ve put them…

  5. Anonymous says:

    “Putted” ?!?

  6. veetje says:

    Thank you! Changing Rooms is indeed one of my all time favourites ;)

  7. IKEA Spotter says:

    Nice teamwork. Very practical.

    Was the Handy Andy comment on purpose? If so, brilliant.

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