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7 Secrets of Assembling IKEA Furniture

Bob Vila Logo By Jennifer Noonan of Bob Vila | Slide 3 of 7: To avoid frustration, prepare your work area. Make sure you have enough space to put all the pieces together as well as room to move around. To protect both your flooring and the finish on your new furniture, line the floor with cardboard. You can even use the box the furniture came in!Related: 11 Totally Unexpected Uses for IKEA Furniture

Prepare the Area

To avoid frustration, prepare your work area. Make sure you have enough space to put all the pieces together as well as room to move around. To protect both your flooring and the finish on your new furniture, line the floor with cardboard. You can even use the box the furniture came in!

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