Pallets are used worldwide for all sorts of interesting and useful DIY projects. For example, wooden pallets are often used for making furniture such as bed frames, nightstands and all sorts of other things. There are several advantages which come with using pallets.
First of all, you get to recycle.Second of all, it’s very cheap. You can find pallets at local stores or buy them for merely nothing. Also, it’s very easy to work with pallets.
Pallets can be reconfigured in numerous different ways, depending on what you’re trying to build. Let’s say you want to make a bed frame for the bedroom. Stack the pallets one on top of the other and secure them. You can also make nightstands to match the bed frame. By using two stacked pallets you also create useful storage compartments for the bed.
Depending on the size of the bed and on the style you prefer, you’ll have to use two or more pallets. You can decide the dimensions of the frame yourself and you can have built-in nightstands or seats. You can also include storage in your design. Most often, pallets are left as such but you can paint the wood if you want it to look more modern or to match the rest of the room’s décor.
Bed framed aren’t the only things you can make using pallets. You can even include them into your living room’s décor if you make a frame for the sofa or for the sectional and, while you’re at it, you might as well make a built-in side table too.