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FÖRSIKTIG Children's stool, white/green

Price £ 5

How to get it

“Hey! Step up so you can see yourself in the mirror! Now that you can reach the toothbrush you can learn brush your teeth on your own. While you’re at it say ‘hi’ to that grown-up standing next to you.”

Article Number602.484.18

Product details

Anti-slip cover on top reduces the risk of slippage.

Anti-slip material on the underside makes the stool stand steady.


K Hagberg/M Hagberg

  • For children with a max. weight of 35 kg.

  • Material
    Polypropylene plastic, Synthetic rubber

    Wipe dry with a clean cloth.

    Wipe clean with a soft cloth dampened in water and a mild non-abrasive washing-up detergent or soap, if necessary.

Weight & measurements

Width: 37 cm

Depth: 24 cm

Height: 13 cm

Max. load: 35 kg

  • FÖRSIKTIGArticle Number602.484.18

    Width: 26 cm

    Height: 14 cm

    Length: 37 cm

    Weight: 0.38 kg

    Package(s): 1


toddler stepVerified Reviewercheap and functional5
Step up.Verified ReviewerGot this to help my grandchildren reach the bathroom sink, so they could wash their hands and reach their toothbrushes. If I had to quibble over something it could do with being a couple of inches bigger in depth and height. But it does the job and ties in with my green and white bathroom.4
Does the job for toddlerVerified ReviewerGreat for step up to toilet and sink to wash hands5
Really handy to keep inVerified ReviewerReally handy to keep in cloakroom and one in bathroom5
Handy to haveVerified ReviewerHandy to have5
Strong enough to stand onVerified ReviewerStrong enough to stand on as well as sitting on. Light to move about for my children.5
Hope the price can goVerified ReviewerHope the price can go lower as we buy a few5
Sturdy and cheapVerified ReviewerSeems sturdy and added benefit of matching my colour scheme.5
Perfect to help to grow fast.Verified ReviewerVERY Happy with the product. Handy to help children in bathroom to reach sink and this time important to wash hand more often.5
Very goodVerified ReviewerThe rubber bottom make it totally non-slip. An excellent stool.5
StoolVerified ReviewerBrilliant sturdy product that is perfect height to allow children to step up to wash their hands at the sink, sturdy but lightweight5
Kitchen stepVerified ReviewerWith our kitchen cupboards being so high even at 5”7 I need a little extra help reaching that top shelf. Thus little step is bright and colourful , just the right height and width to sit in the kitchen so it’s ready to go when I need that little extra height.5
Perfect for breastfeeding - highly recommendVerified ReviewerBought this for my wife to help her get into a more comfortable position when feeding our newborn. Absolutely perfect. Wife decided she wanted a second one for upstairs rather than having to keep moving this one and bought a similar one from a supermarket for a fraction less so bad I took it back as I thought it’d break in seconds. Makes you really appreciate the quality of product Ikea sells and the price. I could stand on this to grab bits from the top of the cupboard and I know this will be used for years to come as the baby grows up it’ll have multiple uses around the house from brushing teeth in the bathroom to the kitchen sink.5
Perfect height for our toddlerVerified ReviewerIdeal step for a toddler to reach the toilet. The non slip surface means it’s safe to use all over the house5
StoolVerified ReviewerMy boy likes it. Very handy using in bathroom.4
Great tool for toddlersVerified ReviewerI brought this to help my child with potty training however it’s so versatile they use it for anything out of their reach!5
versatile item.Verified ReviewerGreat when you need a little extra height to reach something, support for feet use one or two stacked when sitting at your desk it relieves pressure on the back if you are a smaller adult.5
Great for toddlersVerified ReviewerSuch a fantastic product, can be used for a multitude of things and the perfect height for helping little ones in and out the bath and on and off the toilet. Really good quality and feels nice and robust. The rubber on the bottom is great for tiled floors in the bathroom as it reduces slip hazards aswell which is always great.5
Cute little stoolVerified ReviewerBought for my 22 month old toddler as he learns to brush his teeth and wash his face by himself. Would be good if they were stackable as my little one is just still a little too small to reach over the sink but all in all a pretty great product4
childrens stoolVerified ReviewerSimple sturdy light enough for child to reposition, shaped to fit round bathroom sink4

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Function solution

Makes your child grow

With FÖRSIKTIG stool your child can reach things higher up, so they can help you out or do things on their own. The anti-slip surface also makes the footstool soft and steady to stand on. Doing things like brushing their teeth by themselves and baking their own cake makes a child grow.

Designer thoughts

Designer thoughts

"Our basic idea with FÖRSIKTIG stool was to make it practical, easy to clean, attractive to look at and worth its price. The soft, curved shape is very well suited to small children's feet. And we used glide protection on the bottom so the stool always stands steady, and on the top side too so it isn't slippery. And the price? Well, it couldn't be better."

Designers Knut Hagberg and Marianne Hagberg