seating Ikea Hack-781591

Published on September 5th, 2013 | by Jules Yap


10min JEFF Chair Refurb

Ikea Hack-781591


Materials: 1xJEFF Chair and 1m of 75-80mm PVC Pipe

Description: Find some discarded folding chairs, this hack should work for any IKEA folding chair. People will most likely be throwing them out because the plastic chair back has cracked.
It’s also easy to find offcuts of pvc around residential building sites!

- Pull off the broken chair back, and throw in recycling.

- Cut lengths PVC pipe to desired length using a hacksaw.

- I used a Dremel multi-max to cut square holes the correct width apart for the metal supports.

Total Cost = $0
Time Taken = 10min

See more of the folding chair hack.

~ Sam Foss, 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".

3 Responses to 10min JEFF Chair Refurb

  1. Saskia says:

    Ducttape, just lots of ducttape :P

  2. Really it is a great piece….

    discount office supplies (

  3. Anonymous says:

    Simple. Elegant. Smart.
    AND stylin’.
    Great solution!

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