These reclaimed wood DIY projects are a great way to preserve a tree that meant a lot to you, reduce waste, and re-purpose old wood into a new, useful item! Westchester Tree Life believes in always making environmentally-conscious decisions, especially when they directly involve wood! Here are our favorite reclaimed wood diy projects:
Reclaimed Interior Design
1. DIY Reclaimed Wood Headboard
We love the idea of assembling pieces of wood into a beautiful new headboard! This is a great way to give your bedroom an environmentally-friendly makeover without breaking the bank!
2. New Shelves
Make your life a little more organized by repurposing that old wood into new shelves! Not only does this project give your closet a new life, it makes storage simple!
3. Rustic Kitchen Lighting
Do you have wood from your old home that you want to work into your new interior design? Recycle your wood into a rustic light fixture ideal for your cozy New England kitchen!
4. Towel Rack
We love the idea of taking wood from an old palette and reworking it to create a towel rack! This design is much easier than it looks to create; for a finished look, be sure to stain all of the pieces!
Repurposed Garden & Outdoor Design
1. Garden Walkway
Repurposed wood gives a garden a personal touch. Whether your wood is recycled from a favorite old tree that you had to have removed, or a wood pallet, this project is easy!
2. Patio Swing
Give your patio a fun swing crafted from recycled wood!
3. Firewood Storage
Prep your firewood for next winter with a firewood storage container! This great DIY project will keep all of your firewood stacked and neat.
Check out more great DIY projects using reclaimed wood on our Pinterest board here.