Often times pallets are thrown out, but these pallets are not all rendered useless. There are many ways you can transform a pallet into something worthwhile.
It can also be a fun DIY project. Possibilities are endless, that is what makes pallets so versatile.
You can also get pallets for free!
Below are 20 neat ideas to help you get started on your project.
1. Standing Garden
The small slots these pallets provide are perfect for making a beautiful standing garden.
2. Coffee Table
Pallets can make a beautiful, chic coffee table. You can add wheels for easier to move and a glass mirror to make your coffee table look nice and modern. You could also use the shelving as storage for magazines and books.
3. Pallet Couches
Transform a pallet into cheap couches. Just add in the pillows and your couch is ready to go. A stylish and functional way to make a cheap couch.
4. Bookshelf or Toy Bin
Pallets can be great for a neat DIY bookshelf or toy bin. It can hold books, toys, and other knick-knacks, as well as picture frames.
5. Shoe Organizer
Pallets make great shoe organizers since they fit perfectly inside the pallet. It is also a cheap way to organize your shoes.
Using either a rope or chain could transform a pallet into a nice and cozy place to relax on the porch or patio.
7. Wine Bar or Wine Rack
For those wine lovers, a pallet could be used as a wine bar. You could go for a simple bar or go all out and build an entire bar on your patio. Not enough storage, a wine rack will surely do the trick and it will look cute and stylish in your kitchen.
8. Pallet Lights
Pallets could be turned into cute lanterns. If you’re going for a rustic look, you could use these lanterns outdoors in your patio or indoors.
9. Pallet Pathway
You could completely take a pallet apart and use the pieces to make a pathway in your garden. This adds a lot of texture and makes your garden look beautiful. It is also a cheap way to make a pathway.
10. Wall Art or Wall Sign
Paint over your pallet and use as a decorative focal point for your wall. You can also write a sign as another fun way to decorate your home. As a plus, you can personalize the sign to say exactly what you want it to say.
11. Wooden Pallet Hanging Decor
Spice up your home or outdoor living space with wooden pallet wall decor. You can also add plants to add an extra flair to your decor.
12. Flower Box
You can transform a pallet into a flower box for your dining table or for your patio. Create a rectangle and store your plants inside the pallet.
Transform a pallet into an ottoman by adding the padding, decorative legs, and fabric and you’ve got yourself a neat looking ottoman.
Add a piece of a pallet on top of a table top and you’ve got yourself a cute desk to store your things.
Add some cool exciting stools to your patio by stacking a few pallets and adding some faux leather fabric to them.
16. Pot Rack
If you want a rustic look, use a pallet as a pot rack. Just add a chain to the sides and some hooks to store your pots in. It is very stylish and functional.
17. Plate Storage
You could transform a pallet into a rustic way of storing your dishes. It will look beautiful and stylish in your home.
Pallets are also great for outdoor seating or entryway. Just add in some stylish legs and pillows and you’re good to go.
19. Pallet Headboard and Bed
Make a headboard out of a used pallet. You could leave it the way it is for a chic rustic look or you can paint in any way you want. Using pallets to build a bed is a great way to transition your child to sleeping into a bed because they are lower than traditional bed frames. You could even add some lights underneath the bed to add a warm glow and focal point to the room.
20. Wooden Pallet Dog or Cat Bed
Some dog or cat beds can be pretty pricey, why not make your own. Your pet will surely love it! You can also customize their bed by adding their name to it or decorating however else you want. All they need is a pillow and some sheets to their new bed.