37 Awesome DIY Furniture Projects for Your Home

DIY Furniture Projects for Your Home

I love the idea of DIY furniture… being able to make something from scratch, or take something old and making it something very new.

It’s nice to be able to look at a piece of furniture with pride, knowing that you made it yourself and that nobody in the world can have a piece that is exactly the same.

I hope you are enjoying this collection of DIY furniture projects so far. As we enter the final stretch, I feel like we might have saved some of the best for last!


DIY Succulent Garden Pallet Table

DIY Succulent Garden Pallet Table

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Featured in our recent DIY Backyard Projects post, this super-simple rustic garden table uses an old crate that has been adjusted to create a living succulent garden in the middle. No need to put out a fancy centerpiece for garden parties when you have a beautiful one growing for you!


DIY Barn Door Bathroom Vanity

DIY Barn Door Bathroom Vanity

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A modern farmhouse bathroom vanity, featuring a set of wide barn doors in crisp white against a black counter and black hardware. Classic and charming!


DIY Suitcase Dresser Makeover

DIY Suitcase Dresser Makeover

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This is more of a furniture makeover DIY hacking a basic IKEA dresser than a complete DIY furniture build, but the end result is truly delightful and NOTHING like how the project started.



DIY Outdoor Table with Built-in Ice Chests

DIY Outdoor Table with Built-in Ice Chest

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Keep your cold drinks cold even on the hottest of summer days with this DIY table featuring two built-in ice chests. The secret to this table is the flower planters that are framed off to create these really handy cold storage containers!


DIY Farmhouse X Desk

DIY Farmhouse X Desk

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Bring some style to your home office space with this classic Farmhouse X style desk with a rustic wood top.


DIY Herringbone Coffee Table

DIY Herringbone Coffee Table

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The classic herringbone pattern creates visual interest despite the narrow profile of this chic yet rustic coffee table.


DIY Rustic Sofa Table

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Great for adding a bit of extra storage in the den, for adding a bit of style to the back of your sofa, and for showing off your DIY furniture building skills.


DIY Pallet Sectional

DIY Pallet Sectional

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Distressed wood pallets create the base for this unique and rustic sectional sofa.


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DIY Industrial Factory Cart Table

DIY Industrial Factory Cart Table

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If you love the look of factory cart tables, but don’t love the price tags that usually come attached to them, this DIY furniture tutorial shows you have to make one yourself for less than $150!


Industrial Factory Cart Console Table

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Another great factory cart inspired DIY design, this console table is great for indoors or outdoors, and – best of all – it rolls!


DIY Porch Swing

DIY Porch Swing

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There is something so lovely and welcoming about a porch swing, especially on a warm summer night or a cool fall evening. This simple but beautiful porch swing DIY project would make an amazing addition to any front porch.


Outdoor Hanging DayBed Porch Swing

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If a simple porch swing will not do, you should check out this hanging daybed, which is like a porch swing on steroids. It fits an entire twin mattress, so there’s plenty of room for your to relax and enjoy a beautiful day on the deck, porch, or patio.

Rustic Barn Door Media Console

Rustic Barn Door Media Console

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A gorgeous and heavy DIY furniture piece that is built out of solid oak to last for generations. This is that piece of furniture that your great grand-kids will cherish as something Papa (or Nana) made ‘back in the old days’.


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DIY Farmhouse Table

DIY Farmhouse Table

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This gorgeous DIY farmhouse table is perfect for the active family. Strong, sturdy and beautiful!


Vintage Tailgate Garden Benches

Vintage Tailgate Garden Benches

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Turn vintage tailgates from your local auto wreckers into unique benches that are perfect for the car enthusiast.


Wood Wine Crate Coffee Table

Wood Crate Coffee Table

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Upcycle some old wood wine crates into this eye-catching DIY coffee table that provides storage, flexibility and design.

Plus, the base is on wheels… so it moves when and where you want it to.


Ombre Nightstand Makeover

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A classic nightstand is given an Ombre makeover using some DIY paint and distressing techniques.


Red Pallet Coffee Table

Red Pallet Coffee Table

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Bright, bold, and beautiful, this red coffee table is crated out of recycled wood palettes to create a fun and functional coffee table.


DIY Furniture Fun!

And there you have it, our collection of 37 awesome DIY furniture projects. We hope you enjoy tackling these projects as much as we enjoyed gathering them together for you.

Granted, if you build all 37 of them… you might need a bigger house!

If you have a piece of DIY furniture that you feel belongs in this list, let us know in the comments below or contact us with additional details.

You never know, you might end up in a future Part II of this series!

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