Wooden crates are one of a DIYer’s best friends! They can be transformed into everything from bookshelves to benches, and they can work with almost any style of decor. Crates are usually pretty inexpensive and easy to find, but you can even make your own from scratch if you have some
There’s no end to the fun, creative things you can do with crates, no matter what your DIY skill level. The ideas in this article will get you off to a great start!
1. Ottoman with plenty of storage
This ottoman offers the best of both worlds: it offers plenty of storage and it functions as a super cute decor piece!
2. Built-in headboard
If your bedroom is low on storage, this headboard is a dream come true! It’s also relatively inexpensive and easy to make — what could be better?
3. Boot and shoe rack
Do you suffer from messy mudroom syndrome? Lucky for you, I have the cure! This crate boot rack is just as cute as it is functional,
and you can make it as big as you need it to be.
4. Crate coffee table
I love how simple but elegant this coffee table is! It also has plenty of storage for magazines, books, and whatever else you might want to hide inside the crates.
5. Simple rolling cart
I can think of so many places this little rolling cart would be useful! My craft room, my office, my bedroom… I might have to make a few!
6. Decorative wheelbarrow
This decorative wheelbarrow is just perfect for fall, but I can see it working for any other season as well!
If you favor a more minimalist look, this nightstand is just perfect. I think it would also make a great little side table!
8. Bathroom organizer
This is such a cute way to keep your toiletries organized! It’s also incredibly easy to make… and if you get tired of the arrangement of the crates, it’s easy to change!
9. Ironing station
Who would have thought that a simple crate could make such a big difference in the laundry room? The hooks for the ironing board are such a great idea!
10. Entryway storage bins
You can never have too much storage by your entryway! These little storage bins are perfect for storing hats, mittens, and other winter gear.
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