Guide for Upcycling Pallets (Ideas & Infographic)

upcycling pallets guide

Upcycling Pallets are one of the most fantastic resources an upcycler can get their hands on. The potential is endless and this infographic aims to both educate and inspire more people into getting creative with pallets – there is a world of possibility out there.

Source: Terrys Fabrics

upcycling pallets infographic

Infographic Summary:

Pallets are one of the most common items used to upcycle for the following reasons:

  • Easy to Locate – you can find them everywhere
  • Versatile
  • Free (with consent) – Ask before you take them
  • Easy to work with – take them apart and put them together easily

Places pallets can be forward towards the back of:

  • Large Retail Parks
  • Hospitals
  • Warehouses
  • Supermarkets
  • Industrial Estates

Types of Pallets:

  • Two Way Entry (Reversible, Close boarded, Wing type)
  • Four way entry close boarded, 3 base
  • 1200×800 Euro Pallet
  • Four way entry, perimeter base
  • Four way entry wing type
  • Four way entry close boarded, perimeter base
  • Four way entry open boarded, 3 base

Upcycling Pallets: Ideas

  • Wine rack
  • Wine glass holder
  • Cabinet
  • Shelf stack
  • Storage chest
  • Bed Frame
  • Decorative Shelf
  • Feature Wall
  • Bathroom Furniture
  • Picture Frame Holder
  • Coffee Table
  • Pouffe
  • Garden Beds
  • Flower Beds
  • Sitting Area
  • Wall Clock
  • Book Shelf
  • Desk
  • Shoe Rack
  • Wall feature
  • Hall seat
  • Wall feature
  • Toy Box
  • Princess house
  • Garden House
  • Staircase
  • Decking/Steps
  • House!