I got these perfect beautiful pallets. What should I make?

I acquired the pallets after my church's garage sale. They've been sitting in my yard for weeks waiting for me to make something great. I need shelves, outdoor bench and/or a small backyard storage shed like thing. Yesterday I got 4 3x3x8 wood posts. But where can find directions?
i got these perfect beautiful pallets what should i make, diy, outdoor furniture, painted furniture, pallet, repurposing upcycling, woodworking projects
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  • Therese C Therese C on Jun 13, 2014
    Go to www.1001pallets.com they have everything and I mean EVERYTHING you could ever dream of, along with the how to's!

  • Lori Snarski Lori Snarski on Jun 13, 2014
    Well stated Therese. That is where I was going to suggest you go. Good luck and follow up with pictures please.

  • Marsha C Marsha C on Jun 13, 2014
    We use pallets to make big rustic signs. Attach slats together, stain them a dark stain and write a saying in white.

  • Shari Shari on Jun 13, 2014
    Pallet project ideas are endless here on HomeTalk or Pinterest. Just use the term "pallet" or "pallet projects" in the search bar.

  • Karen Karen on Jun 14, 2014
    My son made me a beautiful potting bench from the ones we acquired. Definitely just search pallet projects and you will find plenty to look at! Have fun.

  • Anna Ibarra Anna Ibarra on Jun 14, 2014
    Yep you'll find many projects there. What are you in need of or want of and you'll find a project there.

  • Susan M Susan M on Jun 16, 2014
    I agree with Karen would make beautiful benches, could even create storage under them if you wanted to

  • Linda J Linda J on Jun 16, 2014
    here is my pallet creation...

  • Crystal Sifton Crystal Sifton on Jun 24, 2014
    We built a deck base from the frames and used the tops to build garden planters

  • Bibi Sweet67 Bibi Sweet67 on Jun 25, 2014
    I was looking for some wood pallets to make an out door sectional. look it up on YouTube or Google. They look so beautiful can't wait to make it.

    Just use Google - put in what you want to make and add 'pallet'....

  • Patricia Yorker Patricia Yorker on Jun 25, 2014
    look on Pintress there are some wonderful projects you can make with pallets. They have the cutest storage shed and all look easy.

  • Betty Betty on Jun 25, 2014
    These are all uniform in size which is extremely helpful. do the internet look up for projects, you won't have enough when you get started!

  • Lorraine Vautour Comeau Lorraine Vautour Comeau on Jan 19, 2016
    Hi just go see in Pinterest lost of ideal...Have fun in Pinterest

  • UpState UpState on Jun 01, 2016
    You could make a good-sized doghouse that has needed ventilation for the dogs. Put a 'maze' inside the structure so they can have alot of fun each day ! You can also paint it the same color as your house, so neighbors and friends will think it was built with the original house. Have fun !

  • Sherry Hoover Arlotta Sherry Hoover Arlotta on Jun 06, 2016
    You could build a swing.

  • Peggy Tippins Gambrell Peggy Tippins Gambrell on Jan 26, 2018
    My son makes beautiful hanging sign with them After he takes them apart he fixes the shape & size & then paints & seals em.

  • Tam 15076171 Tam 15076171 on Jul 20, 2018

    Out door bench would be great out of those or a bench around a breakfast nook or dining room or a window seat any of those can have storage underneath or inside if you put hinges on the seat where it can open up. post again after you're done I would like to know what you end up with