Pallets are widely used for DIY solutions and do it yourself. This is an inexpensive, practical and easy to use material. One of the objects that can be made with the material is the pallet bed : it is not only an economical and ecological solution, but also a visual feature that relates to the rustic style but adapts to other environments with different styles.
It doesn’t take a lot of work to assemble a bed using pallets: just buy similar parts and put them together as you will see step by step at the end of this post. Beds can be assembled with more than one layer of pallets to have a higher base and the panel can be made using the same material. Another interesting option is the use of castors on the bottom of the bed: this allows you to easily move the furniture, clean the floor of the room and always keep the bed base out of contact with the floor.
How much does a pallet cost?
Because it is a cheap material, the pallet has enough demand in supermarkets, fairs, and warehouses and it can be more difficult to find a piece in good condition, but not impossible. The most practical solution for anyone who wants new parts to work on their bed is to buy it from online stores and request home delivery without shipping, each piece can be left at the price of R.
Price of the finished pallet bed
The Ready pallet bed with panel costs from R to R and is a quick option for those who do not have the time to make themselves, but want the rustic effect of the material in the decor.
60 ideas of pallet beds with photos to inspire
Check out all 60 references we’ve selected with different pallet beds to inspire you. After that, just watch the video tutorials that explain step by step how to make your pallet bed without leaving your house, spending little money and having fun. Check it:
Image 1 – The color of the wood of the natural palette is perfect for the minimalist decoration.
Image 2 – You can choose to paint it or leave it with the original finish.
Picture 3 – Use the rollers to keep the floor clean as well as the floor. Besides being easy to move, it is useful in everyday life.
Image 4 – A perfect and inexpensive base for the bed can be made with pallets.
Photo 5 – Use the pallet wood to make a new piece of furniture.
Figure 6 – In addition to the base for the mattress, you can mount a plate for your bed.
Figure 7 – Example of gold using castors to make the pallet bed easy to move.
Image 8 – Perfect for a vintage or retro decor
Photo 9 – The pallet can also be a high base for a box bed.
Figure 10 – Or even make a low bed for your environment.
Image 11 – Make a bed on the floor easy and cheap with pallets.
Picture 12 – A beautiful palette that can be used as a hanging bed option in a high ceiling environment.
Figure 13 – Bed with two pallets of height and paneling.
Picture 14 – Single pallet bed.
Picture 15 – Enjoy the pallet plate to use tags and decorative items.
Figure 16 – Single pallet bed for loft or studio apartment.
Picture 17 – Paint a palette or two for a different composition.
Image 18 – The base in white color is classic, choose a coat for a rustic effect.
Picture 19 – Bed made with different pallet models.
Photo 20 – The pallet bed can also be used outdoors.
Picture 21 – Work with a symmetrical composition.
Image 22 – The wood tone combines perfectly with a clean decoration.
Picture 23 – Bet on a pallet bed with lights, lamps and lighting.
Photo 24 – Pallet small bed
Image 25 – Large pallet bed.
Picture 26 – Bed of the pallet with panel, two floors of the piece and lamps.
Image 27 – Low pallet bed with a decorative vase on the bedside table.
Image 28 – Minimalist decoration with a pallet bed.
Picture 29 – Bed with two pallets of height, plate and created with similar wood dumb.
Image 30 – Children’s bed: keep books and magazines in the room.
Image 31 – Bed design with pallet plate.
Figure 32 – The bed with several pallets in height allows for greater storage of items.
Picture 33 – Simple and low pallet bed is perfect for environments like the attic.
Image 34 – The natural finish of the palette gives the decoration a rustic touch.
Picture 35 – Make a children’s sofa bed and paint the material a vivid color.
Image 36 – Perfect for minimalist environments.
Image 37 – Choose an eye-catching bed linen that contrasts with the wood of the palette.
Image 38 – Match the sheets, pillows and other items to the color you have chosen for the piece.
Picture 39 – Minimalist room with a pallet bed.
Image 40 – Another option with a pallet bed for the same environment.
Picture 41 – Pallet bed painted white.
Picture 42 – Pallet small sofa bed.
Image 43 – The low pallet bed is ideal for children’s rooms.
Picture 44 – Single room Double room with pallet bed
Figure 45 – Bet on the pallet for a practical and economical solution.
Figure 46 – Double pallet bed for the environment with reduced height.
Figure 47 – Single pallet bed with castors.
Picture 48 – Minimalist room with a pallet bed.
Picture 49 – Pallet bed in an environment with neutral decoration.
Photo 50 – Store books and magazines inside the pallets.
Picture 51 – Bed of pallet with lamp, base and panel.
Picture 52 – A more unusual color: paint the palettes with black.
Image 53 – Let the paint age with the finish to have a different effect on the environment.
Picture 54 – Paint the material with a bright color as a highlight in an environment with neutral decoration.
Figure 55 – Children’s bed with castors.
Figure 56 – Bed frame with two high pallets.
Picture 57 – Double pallet bed with pallet plate.
Image 58 – Choose a special bed linen that stands out in its composition.
Picture 59 – Small pallet bed for the attic.
Image 60 – In addition to the bed, you can make a pallet sofa bed. See nice references of pallet sofa.
How to make pallet bed step by step
Now that you’ve seen nice references on pallet beds, see how you can easily and cheaply make your own bed without leaving your home. Watch all videos with tutorials:
1. How to make a pallet bed step by step in video
In this video from the My Mobile Wood website, you will learn how to make a bed with four basic pallets and two tall pallets. In order not to leave the place, they need to be screwed. Then just position the mattress and clean the bed however you want.
2. Step by step to make a bed out of pallets
In this second video, you will need the palettes, wire, white ink, and a roller or brush. First, measure all of the pieces to make sure they follow the same pattern, then rub them to avoid leaving any loose fluff. Then apply the paint and use the wires to secure each part instead of screwing like in the previous video
3. Bonus: Make 15 ideas with pallets