10 DIY Projects Using 2x4s

Wondering how to make stuff with 2×4’s?  Here are 10 diy 2×4 projects like 2×4 furniture that includes a coffee table, bench, stools, rolling cart, blanket ladder and even how to make jenga and a phone charging station!  You’re going to be blown away with these 2×4 wood projects.  {squeal} 

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We’ve taken away all the guess work on things to make with 2x4s with these incredible tutorials. For even more ways to make things Tip Junkie’s Creative Community has over 2,300 DIY Decorating ideas.  You can always search there if you’’re looking for more tutorials with step-by-step instructions. {wink}

2×4 Wood Projects

DIY Phone Charging Station

1.  DIY Phone Charging Station ~ Make a Restoration Hardware knock-off charging station for your cell phone using a scrap of 2×4 wood.

DIY Giant Jenga

2.  DIY Giant Jenga ~ Use scrap pieces of wood to create a giant Jenga game to play with friends and family.

2×4 Projects

DIY Storage Shelves

3.  DIY Storage Shelves ~ Need storage?  Construct sturdy shelving for your home using 2×4’s and plywood.

2×4 Furniture

DIY Wooden Blanket Ladder

4.  DIY Wooden Blanket Ladder ~ Make a rustic wooden ladder to hang and display your blankets on.  Free plans are provided to make the project easier on you!  {{wink}}

DIY Industrial Hallway Cart

5.  DIY Industrial Hallway Cart ~ Learn how to build a rustic industrial cart from 2×4’s.  It’s also functional and versatile because you can wheel it wherever you need it.

How to Make Bar Stools

6.  How to Make Bar Stools ~ While making furniture from scratch seems daunting, this great tutorial breaks it down and makes it very doable.

Porch Swing DIY {Outdoor Furniture}

7.  Porch Swing DIY {Outdoor Furniture} ~ Who wouldn’t love to relax on this beautifully tranquil porch swing!? With the tutorial found in this post you’ll learn how to make one from scratch! The finished product looks amazing and will provide relaxing seating on your porch or outdoor area!

DIY 2x4 Bench

8.  DIY 2×4 Bench ~ If you have some skills with power tools or want to learn, this is a great project! Perfect for outdoors, providing both seating and a little style. Skip the high price tag and build your own bench with this great step by step tutorial.

2×4 Table 

DIY Mirrored Coffee Table

9.  DIY Mirrored Coffee Table ~ Take an old mirror to new, stylish heights with this clever idea. This tutorial shows how to use an old mirror for a tabletop and make a 2×4 table base to create a personalized furniture piece to your decor!

Chunky 2x4 Tabletop

10.  Chunky 2×4 Tabletop ~ An old metal framed table gets a makeover with a 2×4 tabletop.  Gorgeous and functional! 


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