We tend to possess old furniture or any kind of appliances that lies around the house. It really becomes really difficult to manage them or to get rid off them. We have great life changing hacks for you for lamps, shelves, tables, mirrors and many thing else. You can now recycle the old furniture and make them appear quite stylish that would add to your décor.
In This Article We Shall Explore 16 Different Furniture Upcycling Ideas
Old Headboard Into A Shelf
It is a cool way you can recycle your headboard and turn it into a new shelf where you can store your clothes and by adding hooks in it, you can as well hang your clothes into it.
Upcycling The Wood Cabin
Are you pissed with the old furniture or the damaged wood cabin that you do not want to use again? Turn them into beautiful piece of art that people will be shocked to view. Make stools of the wood cabin that can be easily used in the kitchen. You can also make an upcycled stone bench that has stones in the lower portion and a wooden slab at the upper.
Re-Using The Old Wine Barrel To Make A Fire Pit
First of all you need to get a wine barrel and then start sanding in order to smooth out everything. Now you need to stain the rag lightly and quickly across the wood that you need to stain. Keep the darkness of the stain at the same level. Sand the metal bands with 80/100 grit in order to remove the excess stain. Now just place a fire pit over the barrel.
Creating Headboard Out Of Old Shutter
You might not be aware of the fact that you can actually prepare gorgeous headboard out of the old shutters that you were about to throw. You can join three reclaimed shutters and some new lumber in order to make this unique headboard. You might need to change the size according to the size of the shutter and the bed. For a full-sized bed your dimension is likely to be 33-1/2’’ high *59” wide*2-1/4” deep.
Making Lamp From Old Fan
Objects belonging to the olden days are really great as they have quality and appear to be fantastic. So if you have such item, such as fan, turn it into a lamp. Add 3-4 vintage Edison styled bulbs and add a dimmer switch over the cord so that you can adjust the glow of the bulbs simultaneously.
Making Mirror Out Of Old Hockey Racket
You can make a beautiful wall mirror out of the racket lying around in your home. The mirror can be used for decorating your bed room as well.
Create A Pallet Backed Bookshelf
If you have some old pallets lying in the backyard then just bring them home and cut them according to the shape of the bookshelf. Now you just need to nail them at the back of the bookshelf.
Making Old Table Into Cork Topped Desk
Buy some stick-on tiles and lay the cork tiles in a diagonal pattern on the top of the desk. Hot glue them down and remove the excess cork from the edges of the desk. Paint them and your project is ready for display.
Making Out Of Old Baby Crib
You can create a crib spring table or play table. You can also make garden trellis or a new bench out of the crib.
Make A Coat Rack From Old Shutter
Drill some holes in the shutter and insert some shortened legs of broken chairs. The shortened legs shall act as a hook for hanging the clothes.
In order to prepare potting bench, you need to have two wood pallets and hammer. First you need to disassemble the pallets with the help of hammer. Now, give the desired shape to this bench where you can store your pots easily.
Turning An Old Dresser Into A Clever TV Console
If you are pissed off the old dresser sand want to get rid off it, then we have a good plan for you. Just turn the dresser into a TV console and you can enjoy the new look of your furniture.
DIY Upholstered Ottaman
You can turn your old table into an upholstered ottoman. It’s actually too easy and the end result is a professional looking ottoman. After the completion of the project, you would have a great and inexpensive ottoman in the fabric of your choice.
Give Your Chair A Makeover
Color your old chairs and give it a stylish look.
Combine Four Chairs And Make A Corner Bench
Repurpose your chairs by combining your old four chairs into one. Add foams into it and cover it with the help of fabric. Now you have your new chair that you can keep in your living room.
Make A Door Into A Table
Change the door into a beautiful table where you can store you books or it can as well be used as a dinning table to dine with your family and friends.