Sharing a desk with your partner or flatmate is a difficult situation under any circumstances. But when you lump in the added stress of sharing a computer, things get even tougher. Yet one couple has figured out how to make it work—and look good at the same time—with a little help from an IKEA LACK shelf and casters.
Dawn and her husband sit face to face at a double-sided workstation and share one computer, their hefty desktop iMac. But when dragging it across the table was becoming a pain, Dawn decided to take matters into her own hands, crafting a custom rolling monitor stand from IKEA parts.
By hollowing out the center of a green 11 3/4" by 10 1/4" LACK wall shelf ($6.99, IKEA.com), Dawn made room to add casters to the bottom. Now, their monitor can slide around their shared desk with ease.
To check out the whole project in detail, head to IKEAHackers.net.