Old Wooden Crates: 6 Creative Ideas

Are wooden crates anything you’ve ever thought about using as interior décor? If not, you should start thinking about it now. You might think wooden crates are an odd and irritating addition to any room’s decor. For years, people have used it as a storage item in various ways. Which idea would you like to try at first?

Kidrooms Get Neater

Cut a crate in half to build two children’s room wall shelves.  Add your favorite books at eye level.  If the books are accessible and at their level, what kid won’t get them? Use kids to decorate and install shelves!  Pillows and interesting lighting may make an inviting reading nook nearby.

Even more toy storage is possible with these.  Put a few of them to help kids quickly find their toys and organize their rooms. Check out the next idea!

Create A Unique Table

The pallet and crate coffee table is an easy do-it-yourself project that will take you no more than a few hours to finish, and it has plenty of storage space underneath.  Your one-of-a-kind table, perfect for any farmhouse location, is only a few pallet boards and some boxes arranged in any way you wish.

That will be the perfect addition to your house!  It’s a fantastic, low-cost option that gives the impression of being purchased from a posh home goods store.

Feeding Station For Your Pet

It takes more than a couple of sad bowls on the floor to make a feeding station for a dog or cat. You have a knack for transforming an ordinary item into a charming and creative decorative touch.

Turn the crate upside down, make two holes in the top, and set up a stylish feeding station for your dog. They look fine as is, without resorting to expensive, show-stopping fixes.

Easy Pet Bed Solution

For a unique and engaging pet bed, all you need is an old apple crate, some paint, and some imagination!  Whitewash the entire surface by removing a few of the front boards.  Make a lovely bed for your pet by inserting a plush pillow. So simple!  Make yourself happy by completing these wooden crate projects on your own and saving money!

Farmhouse Decor For The Kitchen

Transform your kitchen into a rustic farmhouse by incorporating wooden crates. When it comes to citrus fruits, potatoes, onions, and other food that need air circulation, crates are the way to go.  These are the perfect way to give your home a rustic chic look!

Antique Table Crafted For Your Foyer Or Hall

A simple console table for the hallway is all it takes: some legs, a good stain, and hardware or home décor stores abound. Stunning!  Put your keys and other belongings on this handy small table beside the front door!  The once-humbly wooden container becomes not only practical but also visually appealing and an item of conversation.


Enjoy yourself while you decorate your home. And while we’re all big believers in understanding and following a few “decorating rules” to make your house a home, we also think that every rule deserves an exception every once in a while.

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