19 Awesome Things You Can Make From Old Crates

19 Awesome Things You Can Make From Old Crates

Have some old crates laying around and wondering what you can do with them? There are so many possibilities! You can easily upcycle them into something beautiful and useful for your daily life. You can use them to make amazing furniture, storage items and more.

Here are 19 DIY projects that put crates to good use around the house.

1. Stylish Desk Made from Wooden Crates

Stylish Desk Made from Wooden Crates

Stack and secure a few wooden crates to your preferred height and place your writing surface on the top. (via Desire To Inspire)

2. Mudroom Storage Crates

Mudroom Storage Crates

A stylish way to hide all your mudroom accessories. (Project details: The Rustic Willow)

3. Crate Buffet

Crate Buffet

(Project details: Rustique Restoration)

4. Crate Media Center

Crate Media Center

(via 99pallets)

5. Wooden Crate Bookshelf

Wooden Crate Bookshelf

Love to read? Stacked crates make cute library-like shelves. (Project details: Apartment Guide)

6. Crate Coffee Table

Crate Coffee Table

Nail together 4 crates to make a cool coffee table. (Project details: Instructables)

7. Colorful Wood Crate Bookcase

Colorful Wood Crate Bookcase

This colorful bookcase is a must have for any child’s room. (Project details: What Does She Do All Day)

8. Storage Ottoman

Storage Ottoman

Spice up your living room with a fun ottoman with tons of storage. (Project details: Mon Makes Things)

9. Moveable Toy Storage Crates

Moveable Toy Storage Crates

These crates will make cleaning up toys so much easier. (Project details: A Bubbly Life)

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  1. Zequek Estrada

    I love the crate coffee table. It’s cute and fashionable. I love learning ways to recycle and reuse unique items like wooden crates.

  2. siaosi

    The styles these days shows a lot of focus on wooden boxes. I would love to get some so that I can decorate my kids bedroom with them. I would love to do some of these shelves that are shown here.

  3. Sarah Smith

    I love the idea of decorating with crates. Making a storage ottoman is a great idea, since it will hold a lot of stuff. Another thing you can make with crates is a small garden area to place on your porch.

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