Generally, pallet is made from wood. Whatever the wood type, many factories or companies are producing furniture made from pallets, although some of them are using plastic fiber instead.
Since the pallet is made from wood and for safety reason as well, those companies change their pallets regularly after certain period of use or due to damage.
Some people can see the opportunity of used furniture made from pallets. Actually, furniture made from pallets is not new but maybe for some of us this is a new thing. You can make some furniture made from pallets like book shelf or rack, your home outdoor lounge, bench, chair and many more.
Send your time to do it by yourself as the used pallets are easy to be found. It needs patience and effort but cost-less you can recycle the pallets into some furniture. Using used pallets for your furniture is another added value to your house decoration as you give “the second life” for the wood. In addition you create an artistic and unique accent to your room or even in your garden.
Even though it is used pallets, surely it will raise a question for whoever sees it. Don’t hesitate to start. As an example for encouraging you, many cafes use furniture made from pallets for only having an artistic decoration. Their reason is it is cheap and environment friendly.
Create a simple coffee table to be placed on your backyard or even you can make the same coffee table for your living room by adding a glass on the top for example. Add wheels so that it is easily can be moved.
The other examples are bedroom side table or even you can make your computer desk from pallets. You can combine the pallet with other materials like plywood, glass or aluminum.
On the kitchen area, the used pallets can be as your kitchen island, rack for your kitchen stuffs and other things.
On the living room, put your magic to create an L-Shaped sofa. You can leave the original color of the pallet or you can paint it as you like and put upholstered foam on it.
Well, at the end of the day, it is about how creative you are. There are hundreds of ideas yet to come from used pallets to decorate your home. Try it and have a good time.