Sometimes old furniture is either beyond repair or taste, but these incredible pieces of upcycled furniture prove that it can still have a future. With a bit of creativity, upcycling furniture can produce amazing results. Old chairs can become a beautiful bench, or a door a leaning shelf. If you’ve got some old furniture that needs a new look, check out this list of upcycled furniture to get inspired!
1. A New Storage Bench
Transforming an old dresser is a stylish way to upgrade your furniture. Even better, if you save the bottom row of draws your new bench will come with build-in storage!
2. Bed Bench
An old, wooden bed frame might not look like it has many upcycling possibilities, but don’t be fooled! With a few tweaks this simple frame becomes a stunning garden bench.
3. Door Shelves
Give your old doors a makeover by turning them into leaning shelves. This simple DIY is full of rustic-chic charm and is the perfect solution to avoid hammering nails into your walls.
4. Upgraded Dressers
Transform your old dresser into a stunning kitchen island. With a lick of paint and a new counter top your dresser will soon be a useful piece of furniture again!
5. A Stylish Chair Bench
Two chairs are great, but one smart bench is even better! Upcycle a pair or old chairs into an unusual bench.
6. Dress-er Up Your Mudroom
This DIY furniture upcycling project requires a bit more work than some of the others, but the results are worth it. With some additional pieces, this simple dresser becomes a the perfect piece of furniture for your mudroom or hall.
7. Stylish Storage
Take out a few draws and add a wine rack to transform an old dresser into a stylish addition to your kitchen. Upcycling furniture with a lick of paint can all make a world of difference to the feel of a piece.
8. A Headboard Bench
If you don’t have a whole bed frame, don’t panic! This furniture upcycling project demonstrates just how much you can do with only the headboard.
9. File Your Tools
Give your tool shed or garage an organisational overhaul with this clever filing cabinet upcycle. If you want to get tidy as soon as possible, you could even skip the painting step!
10. Bed Frame Benches Galore!
If you’re still looking for more ways to update your old bed frame, look no further. This colourful upcycled bench is the perfect way to add some comfort to your patio.
11. A Coffee Table Bench
If you’ve had enough of staring at watermarks on your coffee table, take the time to transform it into a stylish bench.