10 original DIY furniture ideas: simple and practical!

Loading admin actions …

This homify story brings to you 10 ingenious DIY furniture ideas that are easy on the pocket and impart that novel, jazzy look to the home spaces- living room, bedroom, conservatory, dining area, etc. Be it any style of design, DIY furniture ideas can be conveniently customized to match it. Simple, innovative and extremely practical, these ideas will add a personal charm to your home, facilitating the use of recycled/ reclaimed and salvaged materials. This is largely eco-friendly as well, considering that wood is the most commonly used raw material.

For this DIY, you do not need any pricey experts. All you need is your creative side, some inexpensive raw material and some paint/ accessories to pimp up the piece of furniture as per your choice… .and you are ready to cause your visitors some really serious home envy. Easy breezy?

Let’s have a closer look!

1. Sofa made of wooden pallets- just add a coat of paint, a cushy mattress & some cushions.

2. A pallet coffee-table- a little bit of varnish, a glass-top if you please, and wheels for easy mobility.

3. Comfy lounge chairs from palletware- personal touch with plush pillows for warm coziness.

​4. Small bedside tables from old fruit boxes- boxes simply nailed together & repainted for vibrant utility.

5. Whole bed out of pallets- just throw in a simple bedding & a couple of soft pillows.

6. Wooden pallet shelving- dismantled for recycling as open shelf to display greens.

7. Salvaged light brown & while lacquered wooden pallets for unusual breakfast table- rustic match for modern chairs.

8. Old fruit-box for accessory storage- upcycled functionality on wheels!

9. Pallet workstation for home-office—uncomplicated lacquered practicality with added table-top & flexibility of movement.

10. Old, disused fruit-crates for TV stand- just painted & nailed together as an open cabinet with horizontal shelving.

Which of these are going to sit in your cozy home?

Need help with your home project?
Get in touch!

Highlights from our magazine