Category: Pallets


How To Build A Beautiful DIY Tree Bench

How To Build A Beautiful DIY Tree Bench - I got to thinking about it more and instead of buying lumber at ridiculous prices, I could use pallet wood and wood from other sources for FREE. So sure enough, I checked craigslist, and boom, I found the ad "FREE WOOD, COLLECTION ONLY". So this project could potentially cost a lot less that you think maybe even $0 if you already have the nails and stain.

Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that if you choose to make a purchase SHTFPreparedness may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. This project is perfect for any garden with a tree, It will provide shade and family time outside of the house. I just loved this great …

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DIY Pallet and Reclaimed Wood Ideas

DIY Pallet and Reclaimed Wood Ideas - I found a website that is unfortunately in Dutch, but it can be loosely translated in Chrome.  I am sure other websites do it too, but it really does not matter as this article is an inspiring one.

Building DIY projects with pallets and reclaimed wood is one of the most satisfying upcycling projects I think you can do. Not only is building this pallets and reclaimed wood frugal it saves perfectly good wood that would otherwise just be thrown away. Just off the top of my head, it looks like this project only …

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40 DIY Pallet Swing Ideas

40 DIY Pallet Swing Ideas - These are not DIY project per say, they are a collection of photos to help you find the right style of swing and then you can do some simple Google searches and probably could find the free plans too. Remember to check out Craigslist or your local shops as they always have free pallets going.

Check out these amazing, awesome DIY pallet swing ideas out and have a garden your friends will be talking about all spring and summer! As you all know, I LOVE pallets and their ability to be pretty much transformed into anything, I did an article on how you can turn pallets into a barn which …

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Preppers Gold: Pallets and Buckets 101

Preppers Gold: Pallets and Buckets 101 - There are so many projects you can do with pallets and buckets. My favorite is building an entire cabin from pallets, and making a swamp cooler from a bucket.

I personally agree that pallets and buckets could be worth much more than real gold in an emergency… Preppers gold isn’t just the precious metal. I have covered lots on this subject but after the article I am sharing with you I need to reiterate and go over the fundamentals of the top 2 preppers best …

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10 Awesome Interior Projects Using Pallets

10 Awesome Interior Projects Using Pallets — I don’t know many places in the world that don’t have an abundance of shipping pallets. They can usually be found for free or extremely inexpensive and the uses for them are endless!

10 Awesome Interior Projects Using Pallets I don’t know many places in the world that don’t have an abundance of shipping pallets. They can usually be found for free or extremely inexpensive and the uses for them are endless! Chances are pretty good that you have seen at least a few different projects that include the …

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5 Cheap Privacy Fencing Ideas

5 Cheap Privacy Fencing Ideas - Early last year we found an article on The Best Shrubs To Grow For Privacy which are an affordable and sustainable way to gain a bit of privacy from the world.

5 Cheap Privacy Fencing Ideas Early last year we found an article on The Best Shrubs To Grow For Privacy which are an affordable and sustainable way to gain a bit of privacy from the world. If you love the idea of adding a privacy fence to your property, but dread the expense of having it installed, …

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Awesome Pallet Barn Project

Awesome Pallet Barn Project - This pallet barn would be great for animals or to store stuff. Heck, you could even make a room or an office in one if you wanted too. When acquiring pallets, remember to always look for a stamp that says HT… This means heat treated and is safe to touch and build with.

Awesome Pallet Barn Project I just love pallets, call me cheap but look… you can get pallets for free and making this barn looks relatively easily. This would be a great addition to your homestead and you could even place wood or sheeting on the side of the pallets, making it less drafty. This barn would …

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DIY Pallet Wood Front Porch

DIY Pallet Wood Front Porch - This DIY porch deck is a testament to what you can do with pallets! This project will require you to take the pallets apart and remove all the nails. If you plane the boards and finish the deck off with a nice stain, the end result will look amazing!

DIY Pallet Wood Front Porch This DIY porch is a testament to what you can do with pallets! This project will require you to take the pallets apart and remove all the nails. As the author suggests, if you plane the boards prior to laying them, you will be much happier with the result! Finish the …

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11 Super Cool DIY Backyard Furniture Projects

11 Super Cool DIY Backyard Furniture Projects - With spring here and summer just around the corner it's the perfect time to get your DIY hands screwed on and start making things. I am sure you are like me and feel like you have been cooped up all winter long and need to start DIY'ing.

11 Super Cool DIY Backyard Furniture Projects With spring here and summer just around the corner it’s the perfect time to get your DIY hands screwed on and start making things. I am sure you are like me and feel like you have been cooped up all winter long and need to start DIY’ing. These …

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How To Make a Space-Saving Vertical Vegetable Garden

How To Make a Space-Saving Vertical Vegetable Garden - You can get the equipment needed to start a vertical garden pretty cheap or even free if you check out Craigslist to see if someone is getting rid of pallets or wood. If you use pallets, make sure to look for "HT" which means it's heat treated for vermin rather than with harsh chemicals.

How To Make a Space-Saving Vertical Vegetable Garden It’s that happy time of season… gardening time! The weather is getting warmer and the sun is shining; I love this time of year which allows us to go outside in shorts and start working in the outdoors. Am I right? Growing your vegetables vertically has so …

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