We’ve all seen them, those wooden pallets used to store and ship things all over the country. Well did you know that many are discarded every day and with a bit of searching can be picked up for free? Why would you do that? Well to turn them into these awesomely attractive DIY pallet projects! Read on…
1. Rustic DIY Wooden Pallet Arrows
Arrows can be both a sign or a decoration. See how easy it is to make these with minimal tools at 100things2do.
2. Upcycled Pallet Wooden Planter Box
Turn an unwanted wooden pallet into a stand out DIY planter box for your favourite herbs or flowers. Learn how at diynetwork.
3. Turn a Pallet Into a DIY Menu Board!
This one is so easy and you can make any sort of list/sign with it – think house rules, menu e.t.c. Instructions found at hgtv.
4. Or this Alternate Pallet Sign Board with Chalk Holder
Don’t like the above DIY pallet/menu design? Then try this alternate design that can be found at thehappyhousie.porch.
5. Wooden Pallet Wall Shelves
These rustic looking wooden shelves can be made in just minutes and used to store whatever you want in any part of the house. Tutorial is at hgtv.
6. Super Simple Pallet Clock
A little bit of paint and a broken old pallet can be turned into this unique wall clock that can be sold, given as a gift or simply displayed in your own home. Step by step details can be found at upcycledstuff.
7. Eye Catching Pallet Coffee Table
Useful, attractive and simple to make. Give this neat DIY coffee table a try. Learn how at instructables.com.
8. Quick and Easy DIY Outdoor Table
Can you believe this sturdy outdoor table took just 4 hours to make? How much does a timber outdoor table cost from a store these days? – Much less than what it costs to make this DIY recycled pallet table. Get a full video tutorial from Buckle Down.
9. Unique Timber Pallet Dining Table
While we’re on the subject of tables check out this unique DIY pallet dining table tutorial. A couple of pallets and some cheap wheeled table legs from ikea and it’s dinner time! See how it’s made at instructables.
10. DIY Timber Towel Holder
Simple and will help to give your bathroom that nice rustic feel. See how it’s made at hometalk.
11. DIY Timber Quote Sign
These sorts of signs for the home are really popular these days, and the good thing is you can make them say whatever you like or even sell them at your local markets. Tutorial at bloominghomestead.
12. Rustic Wooden Pallet Ceiling
Man cave, flat or games room? Have a room that needs remodeling or a just a new look? Then you may want to consider a rustic timber pallet ceiling. See how this is done over at remodelaholic.
13. Insanely Awesome Homemade Kitchen Island
OK, so this one is a bit more complicated and you may need some woodworking skills, but we just had to include it because of how insanely awesome (and useful) it is. If you feel your up to the task then visit 101palletfurniture to see how it’s done.
14. DIY Vertical Garden
By now you’ve probably seen these vertical pallet planters around the place. Well why not learn how to make one yourself thanks to the helpful folk over at hometalk. Go check it out now.
15. Try a Super Simple DIY Pallet Sofa
Got an empty porch or some unused space in your home but don’t want to fork out on new furniture right now? Then grab some old cushions or a mattress and put them on top of a few pallets and you’ll have your own unique pallet sofa! Get some inspiration from these pallet sofa ideas at easypalletideas.
16. This Relaxing Pallet Lounge Swing.
Got a large tree or some rafters you’d like to hang something from? No one could not love this brilliant and comfy looking pallet lounge swing. You can see exactly how this is made on imgur.
17. DIY Pallet TV Stand
If you’ve got a corner and want to put a TV in it then this little corner table/tv stand is easy to make and looks great. People have also been selling these little units on Etsy. Learn how to make one yourself at preparingforpeanut.
18. Wooden Accent Pallet Feature Wall
Turn a bare wall into a unique focus point easily with this fantastic pallet project idea. Get the detailed instructions at addicted2diy.
19. Affordable and Amazing DIY Pallet Bar
Can you believe that this beautiful bar only cost $34 to make? You’ll believe it after you see the tutorial on imgur.
20. Recycled Pallets Dining Set.
We’ll finish this list with this amazing and romantic dining set. Seating up to 4 people you can get the full tutorial at brit.co.