15Wood Projects Quick Ideas
1) Build a Storage Bed
There are many different bed plans of various sizes you can find on different sites on the internet. Many of them can also be modified to make you able that you can get the exact look and size you want. Our first woodworking project is also about such a Bed plan that is elegant and you can also modify the plan if you want. A queen sized storage bed plan, which makes you able to build a big project of storage bed that can sell the most and make you some profit.
Build this Queen sized storage bed and pair it with your favorite headboard for a functional and attractive storage piece. This trendy storage bed looks adorable in the room, you can also modify it this bed with your choice. You don’t need to be a professional woodworker, only a few basics of woodworking can be enough to DIY this project. We are including source tutorial link as well as a video tutorial, so that you can take some help.
The source tutorial for this DIY project include directions for building this queen sized storage bed, photos, and diagrams.We hope that this tutorial will help you to illustrate the step by step process of building this bed.
Luckily, we also managed to include a video tutorial on this project. Some readers usually prefer to watch video tutorials instead of source tutorials, for those, this video will get them help better. Also for the others, this video will help them in a great way.
2) Build an Outdoor Sofa
Maybe, there is nothing ever better than enjoying a summer evening while lounging on a comfortable patio sofa. It may be costly to get that patio sofa, but hand-made furniture is anything but cheap. You don’t need a long list of materials and tools to complete some projects. You can build your own sofa in a day or maybe a day and a half. You can use some pallets in this project.
A patio sofa is everything you need in your patio in summer. We previously added some tutorials to similar sofa projects, but those projects were about indoor sofa DIYs. This time for this version we beefed up the size of the wood and connected everything with the help of lag screws instead of glue, nails, and biscuits. You need to place some cushions for your sofa and place them on the sofa which makes it look elegant.
We are including a source tutorial for this project in the link below. This tutorial includes detailed instructions of step by step process of this project. Ana white presents this DIY tutorial. You should read the tutorial carefully first before starting work on this project. You can see some diagrams and photos in the tutorial which helps you to understand the steps easily.
If you are not feeling comfortable with the source tutorial then you can also watch the video tutorial of this project. A video tutorial can help you to understand every step of the project nicely. Find the video in the link below.
3) Craft a Rustic Pumpkin with Scrap Wood
Willing to build some decorative pieces? Want to build a fun and interesting project? Here, you are in the right place. We are going to present you a crafted project. Although, it needs some tricky skills to build up, but no worries, you can also build this elegant piece of décor. This crafted wooden Pumpkin can be profitable to you.
Everyone wants to add some decorative stuff to their furniture in the home or patio. These elegant pumpkin décor pieces can be a nice add to their décor, You can build these pieces in less than a day or more than it in case if you are not that skilled. You don’t need to be a professional woodworker to build this one, rather, if you have control on some of the basics of woodworking than it’s not a difficult task to build for you.
Some tools that are required for this project are a jigsaw, a handsaw, drill, a few screws, a screwdriver, etc. You can modify these wooden pumpkins if you want. Build two or three different sized pumpkins and paint them with the desired color.
The source tutorial above includes all the details about every step of building this project. You can get a better guide to build this project, in that tutorial. The tutorial includes diagrams and pictures with every step, explaining the process details nicely.
We are also including a video tutorial of this project you can find it below link, to get help more about this project.
4) Swing Bed DIY
We have previously added some pallet swing chair projects in some posts. But today, we are going to give you an idea about swinging bed project.
Just imagine, laying down on a swing bed in the warm breeze, placing your head on a comfortable soft pillow with having a glass of wine or tea. This could make your summer evenings perfect.
The duration of time needed to build this project depends upon how skilled you are, and how much you are crazy about building this one. Basically, this project doesn’t need any long listed skills to build up, just some basic skills of building any woodworking project can be enough.
We are presenting a source tutorial of this DIY project below. The source tutorial will guide you better towards building this plan. It includes pictures and diagrams to make you illustrate all the steps of the process. The good thing about this source tutorial is that they have already included a video tutorial for this project in the post. So, make sometime this weekend and build this profitable project with the help of this tutorial. Head over to Ana white.
Some tools that are necessary to this project are a circular saw, a miter saw, measuring tape, a wood pencil, screwdriver, etc. Although, this is a costly project to build up but it will make you much profit when you go to sell this one.
We are also including a video tutorial of this project here in this post. You can find it in the link below.
5) DIY Pallet Dining Table
We have a small dining room area in our farmhouse that is separate from the living room and kitchen. The area is much smaller in space than our last house. I was little confused that our typical rectangular farmhouse table was not going to cut it. So, I walked in I came to know that we needed to build a Pallet dining table. So, I searched for a plan design idea and build a very own beautiful pallet dining table. I was an amazing DIY plan, I just love it!
If you are also facing the similar situation, you can go on with my plan, create a round dining table.
I have completed this project in one and a half day; you can complete it in a day if you don’t take the breaks during working like I do. Source link to this project is listed below you can follow that tutorial.
If you are not comfortable with this dining table design, you can also browse the internet for more designs of the dining table projects. We are also including such link where you can find some more designs of wooden dining table DIY.
If you are not feeling comfortable with the source tutorial and searching for a video tutorial of this project to understand everything in a better way, we are including a YouTube video tutorial of this project. This tutorial will help you to understand every step nicely. You can also share the images of your final products in the comment section below.
6) Vertical Pallet Garden DIY
It’s almost summer and also a perfect time to grow your plants with some décor pieces now! Maybe, building this vertical plant can save you some money by making this from pallets, also it’s a trend nowadays to grow the plants in beautiful planters. What about a planter which can make you some profit when you sell it out?
Normally, wood pallets are used as a mechanism for storing and shipping some big items. But, this planter project is something popular and trendy. Wood pallets can be reassembled into some wood planks that are useful for any woodworking project.
In the source tutorial below, you will find a DIY project ‘s step by step building details. This tutorial is a wood pallet planter which is shown in the image above. And also, this project doesn’t need you to be a professional woodworker, but with some basic woodworking skills and knowledge, you can this inexpensive wood planter.Just click on the link below, read it once carefully and start a plan to build this one.
You can also find a video tutorial that we are including below. This video tutorial will help you to illustrate all the steps of the process. We are including this because most of our readers feel comfortable watching a video tutorial instead of having a post tutorial.
And in case, you don’t like this design of wood planter, you can always browse the internet for some more designs to build a planter. Also, we are providing a link, where you can find some more designs of a planter box.
7) DIY Pallet Nightstand
In our bedrooms, one furniture piece, often looked amazing and elegant, which always stands by our side, and always ready to store our favorite books, and other tiny things, and a super elegant piece that cannot be replaced at any cost: our nightstand, a simply amazing section. The nightstand can be easy and cheap to create with some wood pallets. In this DIY project, we are presenting you an idea to build a nightstand with having some pallets.
A simple wooden piece can greatly enhance the storage in your bedroom and the chest-like solution above is no exception. You can modify this nightstand with any color or any other functionality. This wooden table can receive any finish that you desire.
Every project needs a tutorial to build, same for this project, you need a tutorial to build the project. So, we are including a source tutorial of this project in the link below. The source tutorial includes images and diagrams in every step. You can understand the whole process of this project in the step by step tutorial given below. So let’s have a fun.
Even, if you are not feeling comfortable with this design, you can always browse the internet for some more designs. We are also including a link below where you can find some more designs on nightstand tables. Be sure to select the one with respect to your woodworking skills.
Some people prefer video tutorials instead of post tutorials, so for them, we are including a YouTube video tutorial link below. The video will help you to understand all the steps fairly.
8) DIY Pallet Wine Rack
If you are searching for some fun and easy projects to tackle, we will highly recommend you to build a wine rack. We got an amazing project this weekend and thought about how cool a wine rack made out of scrap woods or can be from some old pallets.
So, as this project needs some pallets, you need to drive behind a couple stores for pallets. Or maybe you have some wood pallets left behind from different projects. Time to use that pallet now, take that out and start a new project of the wine rack.
We are providing you a source tutorial of this project. You can get step by step detailed instructions from this tutorial. One thing that you don’t need to be a professional woodworker, anyone with a few basic woodworking knowledge can build this wine rack. Time to head this over to Sweet Pae.
This pallet wine rack project doesn’t need a long list of tools and materials to build. Only a few tools like a jigsaw, a belt sander, a table saw, measuring tape, circular saw, etc. are enough to build this wine rack. All the instructions and details about tools and supplies needed for this project can be found in the source tutorial link above.
Also, if you are the one who prefers a video tutorial instead of written tutorial. We are including a YouTube video tutorial link of this project so that you can help in a better way and feel comfortable while working on this project.
9) Recycled Coffee Table
Nothing is more amazing than having a beautiful and rustic pallet coffee table right in the middle of your bedroom or patio. As wooden furniture can cost you huge, we are here you to give you some inexpensive handmade DIY wooden projects.
Same with this idea, we are presenting you a tutorial to build an awesome rustic pallet coffee table without spending any money. This durable coffee table is easy to build by stacking, gluing and screwing some pallets.
This can be an elegant centerpiece of your patio furniture or room furniture. Building this project does not need any professional skills, but anyone with basic woodworking knowledge and skills can build this project easily. This project will take three or four hours of your time to build, or can be a day if you take some breaks during the work as I did.
Some tools that are required to build this project are a jigsaw, a handsaw, measuring tape, wood pencil, a screwdriver, etc. You don’t need any long list of tools, which shows that how much inexpensive this project is.
You can also browse the internet for some more designs of coffee tables, be sure to select the one which matches your woodworking skills. We are also providing you a link below for some ideas about the designs of the coffee table.
You can also watch a YouTube video tutorial of this project in the link below. The video tutorial will help you in a better way to understand every step of this process.
10) Pallet Christmas Tree
How about building a wood pallet Christmas tree? We are already sharing some woodworking projects and crafts with you! In this idea, we want to show you a great idea of building a wooden Christmas tree.
This super easy recycled pallet Christmas tree created by using some pallets is one of my favorite DIY projects. It might have all the components of your craft, a little bit new but rustic Christmas tree. It is perfect for both outdoor and indoor décor pieces! We are including the source tutorial for this DIY project below. Source tutorial includes step by step details of this process with diagrams and images.
We hope! You will get enough details to build this project. You can also get help from watching the video tutorial of this project.
Some more ideas and designs of building a wooden Christmas tree can be found while browsing the internet. If you are not comfortable with one we included, you can also select any other idea and design from the internet. But make sure that you have selected the one which matches your skills and knowledge about woodworking.
Some people prefer to watch video tutorial instead of having a source tutorial. For them, we are including a YouTube video tutorial for building a Pallet Christmas tree. Although, the Christmas tree DIY in the video tutorial is little different from the one in the source tutorial and the one shown in the image above. But it will also help you to build a new Christmas tree using some pallets.
11) Wood Tree Shelf DIY
Shelves play most important roles in the decoration and storage of any home/room. So in this idea, we are going to present you an amazing tree shelves building. This pallet tree shelf will look adorable in the room.
It’s a pretty easy project. If you think you can decorate any wall of your home with this tree shelves project, it will be a fun to build this little project. I will not take more than a day to build this project.
We are also including a video tutorial of Shelving project. The video tutorial is a little different from the one in the source tutorial. But this will help you to build another tree shelves project. The video tutorial includes step by step process of building the project. Watch it at the link below.
In case, if you are not comfortable with building these two designs of tree shelves, you can browse some more wooden shelves on the internet. But we are also including a link to different designs of wooden shelves that you can build easily, find the one in the link below. Be sure that you have selected the project which matches your woodworking skills.
If you have some queries or want to discuss something with us, you can comment in the comment section of this post below. Also, feel free to post images of your final products, if you have completed the project.
12) Pallet Herb Planter Box
This pallet planter box was the first project I did. I completed it over a year ago. This is a great project to build. As you will see pallets works superbly for you. Today, people like to plant their favorite herbs and flowers in the planters and boxes, instead of growing them on the earth’s surface.
Making the flowers grow in the planters allow them to carry these plants, herbs, and flowers to anywhere in the home or patio. You will find this project one of the profitable and inexpensive. And the good thing is that you don’t need to be proficient in woodworking to build this one, just by having/knowing the basics of woodworking will be enough to build this one. Place your planter anywhere in the house or garden.
We are including the source tutorial of this project in the link below. Source tutorial will help you to understand all the steps of this process fairly and nicely. It includes images and diagrams along with comprehensive details.
There are some people, who want a video tutorial instead of a written tutorial. For those, we managed to include a video tutorial in the link below. This video tutorial will help you in a better way to understand all the steps of building this durable and amazing planter box.
Maybe, you find this one a little different from the one in the source tutorial, but it will help you to build the one shown in the image above.
13) Wood Deck Cooler DIY
If you willing to learn how you can build a rustic cooler from pallets then this project is for you, my friend. And the coolest part of this plan is that you can build this project by using only one type of saw.
There are many other great tutorials you can find on the internet, but they all need many tools to build. You might not have a table saw, a router, or miter saw and of course, it costs hundreds of dollars. And you can sell this Deck cooler at almost no cost and make a handsome profit. By having a drill and impact driver plus any type of saw, you can build it easily.
There are many other ideas of building rustic, or deck cooler and also you can find many other designs while browsing the internet. You can choose any idea or design for building a deck cooler from them. And obviously, it doesn’t need a proficient, skilled woodworker. I did it in a day, so you can also do it.
In case, if you are not comfortable with this design of wood cooler, you can always browse the internet. Select any one of them, which matches your woodworking skills. We are also including a link where you can find different ideas of building this project.
We also managed to include a video tutorial for this project, which helps you to illustrate the steps of the process.
14) Pallet Coat Rack
This is a super easy project to build you will ever find. You will find it profitable also. Since we have built the first one, this got more interest for us. It’s way too easy and cheap to not to share with you!
You just need some basic woodworking tools and materials to build this coat rack. We are including a source tutorial of this project in the link below. You will get step by step details of the process of building this awesome coat rack. The source tutorial also includes images and diagrams along with every step in it.
Some of our readers prefer watching a video tutorial instead of heaving a written tutorial. For those readers, we are including a YouTube video tutorial for this project, Although, these are two a few different designs in both of the tutorials, but both of them help you in a better way to build two awesome wooden coat rack. You can find the video tutorial in the link below.
Some more coat rack designs and ideas can be found on the internet. Select any one if you are not comfortable with the two, we have included above. And, we also managed to include a link where you can find various awesome coat rack ideas. Check that link and select the one which matches your woodworking skills. Also, feel free to ask questions if you have in the comment section of this post.
15) Coffee Cup Rack DIY
Build an awesome looking wooden coffee cup rack by using just a small portion of wooden pallets. This will take a few hours of your time and will cost nothing. A super simple plan you got till now because it doesn’t include too many steps to build. It’s the most profitable and easy DIY project in this list.
You just have to cut the pallet to whatever size you want for your coffee cup rack. Then screw some hooks in it which helps you to hang the cups. This coffee cup rack will be an awesome add to anyone’s kitchen décor. Everyone will want to have this rack in their kitchen.
This project doesn’t require a professional woodworker, but anyone with some basic woodworking knowledge and a few tools of woodworking can build this project easily. This will make you handsome profit when sold.
We also managed to include a source tutorial link for this project. You can read this project in the link mentioned below. The source tutorial includes tools and materials required and step by step process of building a coffee rack with diagrams and images.