Make furniture with pallets is a very good decision for three main reasons: we develop our creativity, we save money and above all we respect the environment.
The number of objects, manufactured and thrown in the trash on a daily basis, is impressive and continues to increase. In today's society, it is essential to be aware of the human impact on the planet. To be conscious is to react and take care of nature. To manufacture by recycling objects that we use more is to commit to sustainable development. It is therefore not surprising that furniture made from wooden pallets has become, lately, very trendy. Be trendy, be green and find inspiration for making your wood pallet furniture with our selection of more than 33 ideas for all tastes!
Manufacture furniture with pallets in 33 ideas
Wooden pallets are quite easy to handle making them ideal for starting DIY. Their shape makes it possible to make several different furniture: tables, sofas, beds, shelves and many others. In a short time and with creativity, we can achieve more than satisfactory results.
Low coffee table in wood pallets
The art of recovery and DIY are very trendy for a while now. Indeed, in France, for twenty years holders of packaging waste are obliged to ensure the recycling of wooden pallets. Yet only 10% of wooden pallets are upgraded each year. Nevertheless, lately, some people recover and recycle the pallets by dismantling them to make original furniture!
Manufacture furniture with pallets for a designer coffee table with storage space
Insignificant at first sight, by giving them a new life, pallets can be transformed into very chic furniture and design. They are susceptible to any type of transformation: coloring, cutting, decoration. They allow to realize furniture in several different styles: rustic, vintage, minimalist and futuristic. No doubt, their presence inside or outside your home, will add a personal touch and will not remain unnoticed by your guests!
Low garden table with casters
Usually, there are two ways of manufacturing furniture with pallets. They can be used without dismounting or dismounting. Disassembly is not difficult, but it takes more time to devote to his project. One of the simplest furniture to manufacture without disassembly is undoubtedly the coffee table. It fits ideally in the living room indoors or in the garden.
Idea coffee table in wooden pallets
With a palette, you can make a small table. If you want to make a large table, you will need two wooden pallets.
Make furniture with pallets for a big table in wood
Large wooden table idea with decorated center, Dark Walnut idea
The headboard in pallet is great for those who want to enhance their bed and create extra storage space. To achieve it, there is no need to disassemble your palette. You can install it directly. Combine it with a bed frame in a pallet. To achieve all this composition, you will need three to six wooden pallets. The number varies depending on the size of your mattress.
Making furniture with pallets for a wooden pallet bed
It is often thought that any pallet is suitable for making furniture. Indeed, we must pay attention to the origin of the pallets. There are pallets that have been treated with chemicals for reasons of wood protection. You are advised against using this type of pallet. To produce furniture, untreated pallets are usually used.
Photo wooden pallet bed for the child's room
In lack of storage space? Look what a genius idea, a bed frame in white painted pallet for storing books:
Bed and storage space
Idea bed and headboard design
The entrance is the business card of our house. It announces the ambiance and style of the rest of the interior. We often neglect its development. Yet, it represents an important place in any living space. The palette is beautiful to create a practical entrance furniture. You will only need a pallet of wood for this.
Wooden pallet entrance cabinet colored in blue
Black coffee table with wheels
Headboard in decorated wooden pallet
The palette invites itself into the kitchen to bring an original vintage and rustic look. It is installed on the wall to store his cooking utensils, pans, spices etc.
The wooden pallet is inviting in the kitchen
Here is an original idea for girls who do not know how to organize their makeup products. We take a wooden pallet and paint it if we want it. Subsequently, we fix a few glass jars, we install it on the wall and here - your furniture storage makeup done!
The palette becomes an office-library. A pallet is more than enough to make this wall desk with an awesome integrated library:
Hanging garden bench idea
There is nothing more classic than making a sofa in pallets. The sofa is the second piece of furniture, after the table, the easiest to make from pallets. To make the corner sofa model, in the picture below, you will need four wooden pallets. To be installed in the living room or on its outdoor terrace.
Install some chair cakes and some cushions and here is your fluffy sofa and modern is ready to use!
Want a lounge chair in your garden or on your terrace?
Wood storage cabinet
The palette and the decor
The palette can also serve you as a wall decoration. Install some photo frames, decorative objects, candles and attach it to the wall.
It's up to you whether you want to keep your rustic wood look or paint it in a color that matches your interior.
If you wish, it is also possible to disassemble as it was done on the image below.
Make furniture with disassembled pallets with shelves
Do you have a cellar or a garage and you do not know how to store your tools and objects in a practical way? The wooden pallet is here to help you!
Idea of storage cabinet for garage
The vertical garden have become the star of our indoor and outdoor spaces. This type of landscaping allows us to optimize the space and enjoy the greenery on a daily basis. To make a vertical garden, wooden pallets are almost always used.
Vertical garden made with pallets
Make furniture with pallets in garden decor
Garden path made of disassembled pallet
Vertical garden with palette: awesome!