Anyone who says they haven’t struggled with an Ikea flat pack is lying. Thankfully, if you lose your instructions or need to pull apart and rebuild an item, Ikea has assembly guides for all of their products available online to download. But that’s not all; assembly videos are also available for anyone who prefers visual instructions over written ones.
Ikea offers helpful guides that will show you how to plan, buy, build and care for furniture systems. Select the room area your product is in, the buying guide you want, then download for up to date information.
The materials used
There’s a lot to consider when buying furniture, regardless of where it’s from. Ikea makes it easy to see what resources are used to make each item. Simply click the ‘materials & environment’ tab of a product for more information.
This article originally appeared on Better Homes and Gardens