How to Play the Buried Cubicle Prank on a Coworker

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Description: Expand the description and view the text of the steps for this how-to video. Check out Howcast for other do-it-yourself videos from Milkhouse and more videos in the Office Pranks category. You can contribute too! Create your own DIY guide at or produce your own Howcast spots with the Howcast Filmmakers Program at There’s one in every office — a worker who spends more time moaning about how much he has to do than actually doing it. Here’s a way to add to his load. To complete this How-To you will need: A lot of balloons Some packing tape A little help Packing peanuts Plastic cups Cardboard boxes Step 1: Enlist some help Ask a few coworkers to get in on the joke with you; you’re going to need a lot of hot air to pull this one off. Step 2: Buy balloons Buy several dozen balloons. Exactly how many you need will depend on the size of the victim’s workspace. Step 3: Pick a night Pick a night when all the volunteers can stay after work to blow up the balloons. Tip: Make a party out of it by providing some snacks and drinks. Step 4: Tape up the entranceway Use packing tape to seal up the entranceway of the cubicle so the balloons will stay inside. Step 5: Fill the workspace Fill the workspace with balloons. Ideally, you’d like the balloons to come to the very top of the person’s cubicle, or at least desk height in an office. Tip: If you don’t have the time or breath for balloons, use packing peanuts, plastic cups or cardboard boxes. Step 6: Be a

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