Hackers Help: Make a Taller Footrest?

I purchased a DAGOTTO footrest, black.

Dagotto footrest

DAGOTTO | IKEA.com

Nifty little thing, but too short for me and my slightly too tall desk. Any ideas to make this taller??

Thanks!

Ian

***

Hi Ian

How about cutting a piece of wood in the same dimensions as the faceplate and then glueing it on top of the footplate? If you’re not looking for a big leap in height, it should do the trick.

Get your local hardware shop to make the cuts for you, if you don’t have the tools. Just bring along the footrest as a template.

You may also sand and paint the board before glueing it down.

Let us know if that works.

Jules

The post Hackers Help: Make a Taller Footrest? appeared first on IKEA Hackers.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s