15 DIY Hacks to Give Your Furniture New Life
Have a dingy piece of furniture that’s just taking up space in your home? Odds are, you’re tempted to toss it every time you look at it. It’s breaking, old, and doesn’t even serve a useful purpose in your home anymore. Plus, it’s ruining the look of your decor big time.
As hard as it is, resist the urge to scrap that furniture! There are so many easy ways to take those old pieces and give them new life and a new purpose. Try these 15 brilliant hacks to revive your old furniture and rescue your home decor.old dresser looking clunky in your sleek, stylish bedroom? Give that bureau some TLC (a new coat of paint and a new tabletop, perhaps?) and you’ve got yourself a DIY kitchen island! We don’t know about you, but a kitchen island is on our decor bucket list, so getting this dream piece so easily seems too good to be true. old drawers, repaint them, and hang them on the walls as indoor plant holders. their cribs. This piece of furniture can seem incredibly useless once your children have grown up, but consider taking one of the walls for your craft room! It’s so easy to hang spools of thread or other craft materials off the rungs of these walls. this DIY is too cool. This man took his old, chipping garage door and turned it into a gorgeous new dining room table. The process itself looked…a little stressful, to be honest, but the end result is stunning. useful headboards, whether you put them on the ground of hang them on the wall. a luxurious bed for your dog, or even your cat! a coffee station, made from an old hutch and perfect for morning brunch. You can transform a cabinet like this to match any kitchen decor you have (French country, rustic, modern, ect.) and it’s perfect for keeping all your coffee-related things in one place. your kids old crib, except this time you’re using the base of the crib rather than just the walls. By removing one wall (maybe for your craft hanger!) you have the makings of a perfect office desk. You choose the tabletop (we love how this one is glass) and then decorate it to your hearts content.
10. Bench // BedsNeed another bed but don’t have a spare bedroom? That’s okay, you can use old benches to create your own bed. Make sure the benches have been cleaned up and painted before piling a cushion, sheets, and pillows on top. Voila, a bed which you can take apart and put back together in seconds. reuse old drawers from any furniture, except we’re using a different part of the drawer. Rather than use the body of the drawer, take off the front where the knob is displayed. Hang these on any wall for a cool way to hang coats, scarves, or laundry.
What do you think of these hacks? Have you repurposed furniture in a cool, different way? Share your ideas in the comments section below.