15 Cool Things to Make with Pallets {tutorials}


Wondering how to make stuff with pallets?  Here are things to do with pallets like pallet art, a pallet coffee table, a pallet daybed, pallet shelves and a pallet potting bench.

Things To Do With Pallets

Things to Do with Pallets

1.  How to Make Art from a Pallet ~ Here is fun project you can make from an old pallet boards! Create your own personalized art.

Things to Make with Pallets

2.  How to Make a Pallet Mirror ~ Reusing wood from pallets is a hot trend right now. Come see how an old mirror is updated with old wood!

Things To Make With Pallets

Things to Make from Pallets

3.  How to Make a Daybed from Pallets ~ Pallet boxes are often found for free but with some creativity they can be worth a million!  Learn how to make a daybed using free pallets!

DIY Pallet Coffee Table

4.  Pallet Coffee Table ~ Rustic old carts as coffee tables are hot right now.  Make your own using an old pallet box, iron work from an old bench and attaching casters!

Things to Make with Pallets

5.  DIY Pallet Dresser ~ This super brilliant tutorial will show you how to make a dresser from pallets! Perfect for the bedroom, under the TV, extra storage in the office, virtually anywhere!

DIY Pallet Board Shelf

6.  Pallet Board Shelf {how-to} ~ In 30 minutes you can make this functional pallet board shelf for under $4.00.  The knobs are perfect for hanging towels or clothing as shown in the picture.

Things To Build Out Of Pallets

Things to Make out of Pallets

7.  DIY Potting Bench ~ I love the worn look that using old pallets gives this fabulous potting bench. But even if you decided to go the new wood route, this tutorial makes it simple and cost-effective to make your own potting bench. A fabulous gift for retirement or Mother’s or Father’s Day.

Things to Make out of Pallets

8.  How to Make a Picnic Table ~ Learn how to make a Pottery Barn Kids’ inspired picnic table using old pallets!

Things to Make with Pallets

9.  Pallet Canning Pantry ~ Learn how to make a canning pantry using pallet boards and 2 x4 frames.  If you aren’t a “canner” then you can certainly use it for canned goods or other non-perishable items.

Making Pallets

Making Pallet

10.  Pallet Wood Closet WallDIY this wall decor with pallet wood to create a closet wall!  Using unique items, hang hooks and hangars to accessorize this wall. Perfect for bags, purses coats and other items that need a home!

DIY Pallet Headboard

11.  Pallet Headboard ~ I adore the rustic and natural look of this pallet headboard.  You can either stain it, or just use poly to seal it and keep the natural look.

Things to Make with Pallets

12.  How to Make a Reading Nook from Pallets ~ Pallet furniture is hot right now and why not?  Pallets are typically free! Come learn how to create this adorable reading nook for your little one!

DIY Pallet Shelf

13.  How to Make a Shelf from Pallet Box ~ Pallet box shelving has become a huge fad.  Come see these fantastic free shelves!  They’re perfect for reading books, cook books, wine and even dishes.

Make With Pallets

Make with Pallets

14.  Pallet Growth Chart ~ A vintage looking growth chart that’s made from pallet wood. The only thing that I bought was a Sharpie Paint Pen for strait lines.

Things to Make with Pallets

15.  DIY Pallet Art ~ Here is a fun, inexpensive way to create art from old pallets! Wouldn’t this look cute above a mantel? Click on the link for the full tutorial on how it’s done!


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