I looked for months before deciding on this couch, which had been one of my first choices. I am very please with our purchase. The IKEA website uses cookies, which make the site simpler to use. 10 year Limited warranty. Building on the research, the work began. Living room 0 Comments 3. Hi All, Here is another Ikea hack ( window seat with storage using stolmen drawers) we did in Jun but never got to post it. Overall this has become my favorite Ikea furniture I’ve bought. It wasn’t pretty. No communication, just 'aaah!'. Armed with a padded cushion, it could be used as an entryway bench or storage cabinet. Its low so better for sleeping than sitting. When we pull out the bottom we can fit 3 people, 1 dane, 1 bloodhound and 2 pitties! The first few days the kids managed to get crayon and play-doh embedded in the seat and was able to scrub it off easily. A lot of times lifting up an upholstered seat involves moving a lot of loose cushions. Read about the terms in the warranty brochure. I agree. Benches seat more people. We wanted a bigger couch and this certainly delivers. Don't love that you can't tuck in the sheet on two sides. Had it all together in about 2-3 hours. Proceed with the other board. The sleeper part is great for lounging. Jennifer at Rambling Renovators took pieces from IKEA's PAX closet line and turned a bare wall into a cozy window seat flanked by extra storage space. Not at Dunelm, they don’t. Throw pillows will also make this a much more comfortable couch for daily use. IKEA Kallax Hack : Turn Shelf into a Seating and Storage Bench Turn this popular bookshelf into a functional and stylish Ikea seating bench with storage. - Large Storage space under the chaise. IKEA Hemnes Hack: DIY Mudroom Bench and Storage. - You can place the chaise section to the left or right of the sofa, and switch whenever you like. The only problem I anticipate is that the back cushions seem like they’ll sag fairly quickly. I purchased this sectional in 2016 and had it for 3 years. Boy am I kicking myself. It is now August 2020 and the bombstat black started to peel. The lid stays open so you can safely and easily take things in and out. I use it as my bed and when guests come over it is so easy for me to fold up and have a beautiful couch. The store didn’t even have this in display so was reluctant about buying it. The great thing about it is the amount of stuff you can store in it. While this is children furniture, I was gonna use it for ottoman to put my legs on with my sofa bed. 768. The phrase 'chilling out' was something that we heard around the world. I know this isn’t listed as “pet-friendly” but wanted to share in case your in the same position. We have had it for a few weeks, and it is honestly more comfortable than many of the reviews would have you believe! Its HOT, its not durable, it completely changes and eventually becomes this soft stretchy thing that wrinkles if you dare to sit on it. The first step was to remove the cabinets and counter top from the alcove in our mudroom. Social. I wasn’t gonna leave this review but after i saw the peeling on it today (its in a spare room unused), I’ve had enough. I have no complaints. 9 open cubes with removable lid and storage shelves provide easy access and flexible storage options. You must enable JavaScript to shop on IKEA.com. There are even little covered vents in the bottom of the storage compartment so your bedding doesn't smell stale. Jules March 6, 2015. Learn how to make custom bench seating with storage by watching my IKEA HACK - how to build a bench from kitchen cabinets. Polyurethane foam 1.5 lb/cu.ft., Polyester wadding, Polyurethane foam 2.0 lb/cu.ft., Polyester wadding, Backrest f/sleeper sectional,3-seat/chaise for sleeper sectional/seat section for sleeper sectional, FRIHETEN Backrest f/sleeper sectional,3-seat, FRIHETEN Seat section for sleeper sectional. The IKEA website uses cookies, which make the site simpler to use. The shape and size is perfect for my living room, and pulling out the trundle makes an amazing space for movie night. It might not always look like it on the outside, but on the inside everything runs at hyper speed. You must enable JavaScript to shop on IKEA.com. Kids seem to just sort of fall on it. We enjoyed how easy it was to clean as we have children, but noticed some color lifted when cleaning with a lightly damp cloth (though less than from our black Kivik couch). IKEA - VALLENTUNA, Seat module with storage, Kelinge rust, All modules in the VALLENTUNA series can be used freestanding or together to create a sofa combination in any size that suits you perfectly. Again, I think the features were amazing, but the fact that it stained easily and it was hard to remove, resulted in me getting rid of the sofa after 3 years. eBay Marketplaces GmbH (of Helvetiastraße15-17, 3005, Bern, Switzerland) is authorised by the FCA to conduct credit broking for a restricted range of finance providers. This Ikea hack is an easy and affordable way to create more seating in any area of the house, with bonus storage. Find out more about browser cookies. But I wanted solid bench sofa and high back/armrest. The sleeper pull out unit becomes easily detached. IKEA bench seat with lots of storage. Decorate and enjoy. This is the Ottoman modern Folding Storage Cabinet Bench Padded Seat Foot Rest. There was some major wall repair that had to be done before we could hang the wall paper and proceed with the mudroom bench and storage. It is not yet five years old. The built-in storage is easy to access and spacious enough to store bedding, books and PJs. IKEA bench seat with lots of storage - IKEA Hackers - IKEA Hackers. You’ll keep sitting comfortably thanks to the long-lasting pocket springs that support your body. Shelf back and floating middle shelving. I love that it makes a perfect rectangle and the bed portion matches the couch and doesn’t look out of place if left open. Even if you use a vynil conditioner, you are only prolonging the inevitable. Purchased in 2014. of 50 *See offer details. In 2019, the seamed pleather began to tear and stitching failed in a few places. If there had been a solid bench sofa without the corner chaise, I would have preferred that. But: ALL ikea sofas are too short, seat height should be two to four inches higher. Some storage ottomans even have secret compartments that are perfect for stowing away magazines, throws and blankets, or remote controls. The lid stays open so you can safely and easily take things in and out. FRIHETEN Sleeper sectional,3 seat w/storage. It’s a bit of a disappointment for a couch with this price, Sleeper sectional,3 seat w/storage, Skiftebo dark gray, Available for delivery in select locations. I like the upholstery we chose, good looking. Overall I’m thrilled with my purchase. No reason for it, just started and that’s that. Ore International. Particleboard, Melamine foil, Polyurethane foam 2.0 lb/cu.ft. IKEA PAX Wardrobe System. It is, as the name gives away, a classic comfortable sofa. - Easily converts into a bed. You can place the chaise section to the left or right of the sofa, and switch whenever you like.