15 Incredible Crate Projects That You Can Do On A Time Crunch

Don't got time to waste doing woodwork that can last days? Try out these easy crate projects instead!

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Build The Perfect Bench In 60 Seconds

Set your cups out in the pattern and place the crates out evenly.

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Stack Crates For A Storage Shelf

Coat the crates in Danish Oil and apply wood glue to attach the crates together.

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Have A Spinning Body Sized Mirror

Screw in the Lazy Susan hardware, drill the crates together, and use a super glue to hang the mirror.

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Kick Up Your Heels On A Footstool

Screw the legs into holes drilled in the corner of the crate and use a glue gun to adhere fabric.

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Use Your Wine Crate As A Nightstand

Decoupage the inside of the crate with decorative paper, and screw in the hairpin legs.

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Keep Items Safe In A Locker

Begin by painting the crates with your choice of color, then screw in a small metal door.

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Put Your Mail In A Mini Holder

Sand down the crate, brush on with decor paint, and distress by wiping with a wash cloth.

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Enjoy A Movable Storage Unit

Mix chalk paint with regular acrylic paint for a rustic look, then screw on the caster wheels.

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Sit On A Bench With Wheels

Attach your castor wheels to the stair tread and apply wood to the bottom of each crate.

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Relax On A Pullout Ottoman

Measure the height of the chair you want the ottoman to go under, and remove the excess wood using a saw.

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Tuck Your Books In A Shelf

Saw each crate in half, sand down, and drill 2 holes on each side to pull the rope through.

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Pack Tools Away In A Toolbox

Saw individual pieces of wood through the center and hammer in 30mm nails.

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Keep Pets Close With A Nightstand Bed

Staple ¼” plywood on the bottom of a simple drawer frame and paint white.

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Put SPiT On Your Crates

Cut shelves halfway, lightly sand, and apply the Unicorn SPiT.

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Fill Fruit In Decorative Pallet Crate

Tape wax paper down on regular printing paper to get your image of choice, then rub down the wax paper to transfer.

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