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10 Ways to Turn a Construction Pallet Into Beautiful Decor


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Tables and Desks
This big, beautiful pallet farm table adds a rustic touch to a home office.
This big, beautiful pallet farm table adds a rustic touch to a home office.

Now that we have our pallets, what are we going to do with them? Well, let's think about the easiest things first.

First off, stack 'em up. Put a couple of pallets on the floor and cover them with a plywood board. and you've got yourself a table. Of course, you might want something a little sturdier, in which case you can put in a bit more effort.

Remember that the pallets you're getting may have been exposed to the elements and beaten up a bit. Sanding and staining them might be a necessary step to avoid splinters. There are a couple of ways to make the table. If you're stacking pallets, use connector bolts to attach one pallet to another. You might want to screw in a flat surface on top with an electric drill. One of the simplest ways to get more use out of your recycled table is to add some wheels to the bottom. That way, the unfinished wood isn't scraping your floor, and you've got yourself a transportable surface.

Or instead of putting small wheels on it, outfit the pallet with four legs, and nail plywood to the bars on top and bottom. Suddenly, you've got yourself a pallet desk with a nice little storage cubby.


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