A dining room is one of the most visited places in a house. Thus, it is important to keep it updated with cool furniture. However, a new dining room furniture is usually expensive. If you are on a tight budget, you might want to opt for making the furniture yourself. For some inspirations, here are 3 DIY dining room furniture on a budget you
1. DIY Wooden Pallet Table
Wooden pallets are usually cheap, or you can sometimes get the unused one for free from warehouses. These pallets are suitable for a dining room table since they are durable, versatile, and strong. In addition, pallets are easy to repair, and you can reuse and repurpose the wooden pallets for other DIY projects when you have a new dining room table. Since the pallets are flexible, there are many table ideas you can execute using these materials. For starter, you can make the tabletop from a pallet and put some hairpin legs like the picture.
2. DIY Storage Bench
A typical problem with limited space is storage. It is also common to happen in the dining room. A storage bench is a great choice for a tiny dining room with a small vacant area. With this dining room furniture, you can get two functions, to store your items and to sit on. Prepare some wood panels for the frame, wood screws to puts the frame together, and cushions as the seater. Attach the cushions on plywood so they won’t move out of the frame. Build it under the window in your dining room for a practical and stylish corner.
3. DIY Cardboard Pendant Lightings
Pendant lightings are one of the options besides wall scones or chandelier for dining room lights. This lighting is suitable if you are looking for a dimmer brightness with a sense of glam in your dining room. With its uniqueness, this dining room feature can be an interesting focal point. There are plenty of ways to build pendant lightings yourself. One of them is to reuse the leftover cardboard from your previous DIY projects.
With these DIY dining room furniture, you can keep your kitchen cool and your wallet safe.