Materials: Ekby Jarpen, 4-pack Capita 4″ (x2) Description: I wanted to raise my monitors up to eye-level, but as I work on a triple monitor setup, the simple monitor stands I’ve seen on Ikeahackers wouldn’t cut it (unless I made one for each). Instead I researched my options and found the Ekby Jarpen shelf would [&hellip
Jeff Sheldon wanted a way to raise his massive 27″ monitor to a better ergonomic eye-level as well as a way to clean up and organize the cluttered desk. Since he couldn’t find anything that was exactly what he was looking for he built his own solution with parts from IKEA. A lot of people have negative opinions about the quality of IKEA products, but if you know how to shop the store you can find some great items.
Head and Shoulders: Working at a computer without a proper ergonomic setup is a real pain. I boosted Sullivan’s laptop on a tiered shelf (it creates storage and acts as a stand to raise the screen to eye level) and added Apple’s sleek trackpad (it allows for all the same hand gestures as the laptop) and wireless keyboard for more comfortable typing.