IKEA's Helmer is the little drawer unit that could. Made of steel and set on casters, the Helmer is strong and easily accessible (just like a good friend). They come in white, red, and a silver color that is somewhere between silver and gray. Read more to find out how and where they'd work great in your home.

Why is the Ikea Helmer great?
  • Easily customized with drawer liners, wood veneers, paint and decals.
  • Castor wheels included. Can be used on or off.
  • Doubles as a table, console, buffet or commode when positioned side by side.
  • Can be used as table legs.
  • Modular, which means it fits together stacked, and side by side.
  • Individual drawers have slots for labels. (Included)
  • Storage capability is high.
  • Durable. Can be used for a lifetime.
  • Recyclable materials.
  • Clean, attractive and versatile.
  • Affordably priced at $39.00.

From bathrooms to closets, the Ikea Helmer can be used in any room. Here are a few uses (refer to the photos above):
  • Bedroom nightstand
  • Living room commode
  • Office desk legs
  • Closet organizer
  • Bathroom caddy
  • Craft desk legs
  • Studio/craft organizer

We'd love to know: Can you think of another use for Ikea's Helmer? Please share in your comments.

Buy the Helmer new at IKEA for $39.00, or gently used at Craigslist.

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