Is Ikea Hemnes discontinued?

Unfortunately, our HEMNES bedroom pieces in gray-brown have been discontinued. Thanks for reaching out! Will you ever bring back the color?

Is HEMNES bookcase good?

The bookcase itself is sturdy and well made, for the price and an IKEA product. It’s solid wood, except for the back piece which is a flimsy, thin piece of plywood or particle piece. The issue is not in the construction of the bookcase parts but rather the design regarding how the shelves sit on the pegs.

Do HEMNES bookcases sag?

Both shelves feature one fixed shelf for added stability and four moveable shelves. But a key difference is that HEMNES’ shelves can be flipped if they start to bow—and they will sag, if you cram them full of as many books as I do.

How much weight can Ikea Hemnes bookcase hold?

I very much like the fact that the product specification says that each shelf can hold 30kg in weight. That’s 66.14 lb for those that don’t do metric! So far they seem to be coping very well with the art books.

Why is IKEA hemnes out of stock?

In short, IKEA is always out of stock as it can not currently meet the demand. Since more people are now working from home and spending more time indoors, the demand for office and home furniture has skyrocketed.

Can I paint Ikea Hemnes dresser?

After seeing a similar Ikea Hack project here, I thought it’d look great in my office. We purchased a new Hemnes dresser in the white stain finish. If you want to recreate this, be sure to buy the White STAIN finish instead of plain white. The plain white dresser has a veneer over the wood so it cannot be painted!

How many books does hemnes bookcase hold?

each on average, and go about eight books to the foot, so you’d average 17–18 pounds per shelf on a Hemnes. Note the IKEA website says these have a max load of 66 pounds per shelf, same as the 31.5″ Billy, but that doesn’t speak to the likelihood of bowing.

How many books does Hemnes bookcase hold?

What do you do with Billy bookcases?

The options for storage for Billy Bookcase are endless. You can use them to store toys, turn them into dressers, house books, transform a room to appear that it has built-in shelving, and so much more!

How do I make my IKEA shelves stronger?

To correct and strengthen your BILLY, all you need is a few more nails (consider using double the nails as suggested in the original instructions) and some wood glue. Place the flimsy backing piece back on your bookcase as directed, but use more nails hammered more closely together.

How accurate is IKEA stock?

From what I have found, the website is very accurate at keeping tabs on stock availability both in-store and online. When it comes to single-digit stock availability, I have found the numbers to still be consistent, even after calling the store to double-check the availability.