This project looks relatively simple (and extremely cheap) if you can get your hands on a few old shipping pallets:

Here’s what you do:

Making a couch with pallets is actually a really easy project to pull off. Basically, once you get your hands on two pallets and a twin mattress (or similarly long pad), you can take this in any direction you want. […]A cheap, used, twin-sized mattress makes for the perfect seat cushion, and you get to be as creative as you want in covering it. Pick any assortment of throw pillows or blanket-rolls to complete the whole thing and you’re finished.

Have you ever created a piece of furniture out of free and unlikely items? Tell us about it in the comments section below!

Thanks to Lifehacker for the tip!