One of the best things about the suburbs is easy access to places with pallets, which you can get for free or for just a few dollars. Here’s a great guide for how to pick a suitable pallet and to tell whether they are heat or chemically treated. Disassembling is quite easy, providing the raw […]
I love pallets! They are free and very versatile. They can be repurposed to build anything you want. With pallets, you can create home furniture for practically free. There’s just one problem: It’s hard to find good guides, tutorials, plans, or instructions on how to build something with pallets. There’s absolutely nothing in books or […]
Maybe you’ve seen a pallet project on Pintrest, or maybe you’ve come across one on a blog, or maybe even a pallet table or vertical garden on this blog. And then you tried making your own project and you were sorely disappointed when trying to disassemble the pallet. If you simply try to tear a […]
Part of living a more sustainable life means making more things at home. We were in need of a new dinning table. We have always enjoyed the rustic style furnishings and so I set out on a mission to make us a new dinning room table. Using 3 wood pallets, I tore them apart one […]
Trellises serve an important function in the garden. They can be completely utilitarian or they can be a work of art. The best part is that with a little ingenuity, they can cost pennies or even be free. They can be assembled in minutes or toiled away year after year to become an intricate masterpiece. […]
Turn a small pallet into a lovely “Flower Bed”, and fill it with lovely vintage Zinnia’s. A great way with little expense to renew, and recylce a wood pallet.