Published on May 18th, 2012 | by Jules Yap


Better Besta Jagra TV Stand

Materials: Besta Jagra TV stand, doors, hinges

Description: I was looking for a TV stand, so I went to check out my options in the Ikea As-Is section. I found a Besta Jagra TV stand with the drawers missing, and just the middle shelf, with nothing to hide the electronics inside. I looked around some more and found some nice gloss black patterned doors (I think they’re Besta, maybe Effectiv) that are the perfect size to fit 3 across the front of the TV stand. I attached them with hinges to the underside of the top of the TV stand before finishing the assembly.

~ Dan, Adelaide, Australia

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Jules Yap

"I am Jules, the engine behind IKEAHackers and the one who keeps this site up and running. My mission is to capture all the wonderful, inspiring, clever hacks and ideas for our much loved IKEA items".

One Response to Better Besta Jagra TV Stand

  1. Anonymous says:

    There’s a pretty cool planner app on Ikea’s site that allows you to build your own Besta unit. It’s nice because you can see all of the options at a glance visually. Planning on getting something very similar.

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