Outdoor furniture is something that makes your patio and backyard into an outdoor living area that you can enjoy with your friends and family. The more seating options that you have, the more comfort you can offer to your guests.
Unfortunately, purchasing a lot of outdoor furniture can add a big expense to your summer expenditure, but there are better ways to create a lovely seating area than making extravagant purchases which will not last more than a season.
27 Unique Outdoor Pallet Furniture Ideas You’ll Love
Using old pallets, you can create benches, tables, shelves, and even places to put some potted plants in your backyard. In this guide, we will look at 27 different outdoor pallet furniture ideas that can help extend your living space into the backyard. Each one is unique, but it can become the focus of your next barbecue.
1. A Comfortable L-Shaped Bench with Planter Potential
This comfortable L-shaped pallet bench is perfect for your backyard entertaining needs. This truly unique backyard couch seats a number of guests at the table to eat, drink, be merry while enjoying the festivities. In addition to its functionality this bench doubles as a planter, adding a decorative and natural feel to it. You will get years of use from this beautiful seating arrangement.
2. Cushioned Tree Swing for a Sunny Day
If you’re looking to enjoy the shade of your favorite tree on a lovely and bright sunny day, allow this cushioned seat to swing into your life. Sturdy ropes suspend this pallet seat from a strong branch. The plush pillows bring comfort and a sense of ease as you swing the afternoon away.
3. White Finished Table with a Hardwood Top
This white finished pallet table has a classic country appearance, made functional with its wood hard-topped surface. Enjoy a glass of tea or a simple card game on this beautifully finished table. The slats beneath the table can double as storage for magazines or books for an afternoon of easy reading in your backyard. This table is a gorgeous addition to your yard space.
4. A Colorful Hanging Garden for Your Porch
A hanging garden is unique way to display a lovely array of potted flowers right on your front porch. The basic tone of the pallet allows the color from your planted to burst forth in splendid beauty. You can also add a bird feeder to your hanging garden to attract your feathered friends to share in your idyllic porch garden.
5. L-Shaped Countertop with Plenty of Storage Space
An L-shaped counter is a great way to store your grill and outdoor bar utensils. Simple attach a few hooks to the sides of your pallet table and it makes a useful place for your tongs and oven mits. The flat top can be used as a preparation surface for your marinated meats or a place to sit pitcher drinks during a backyard barbecue.
6. Reclining Seats for Your Patio or Deck
Make your patio more comfortable with this innovative take on reclining seats. This exceptional patio couch is large enough to accommodate a few people easily. Adorned with comfy cushions, you can enjoy an evening out under the stars having drinks with friends. In need of an inexpensive patio couch, this cushioned pallet will fill all your desires.
7. A Beautifully Stained Wooden End Table
Looking as if it came from the floor of a high-end furniture boutique, this inexpensive dark stained wooden end table is a wonderful addition to your outdoor furniture set. This table provides a sturdy and beautiful surface to place your drinks or books as you enjoy a cool evening or warm afternoon outside. The finish is so perfect, no one will believe its true origin.
8. Outdoor Pallet Furniture Ideas with Wheels for Moving
This wheeled pallet chair is a brilliant seating idea for your backyard patio. The wheels allow it to be mobile, so it can be moved to different places based on your particular needs. Place some plush, decorative cushions on it to bring an additional element of comfort, color and decor to your patio space.
9. Wooden Planter for the Side of Your Home
Need a different way to display your herbs and plants along the side of your home? This creative use of a pallet gives you a functional hanging garden to decorate the outside of your house in a truly innovative way. Place your favorite plants and flowers to add a burst color and style to your outer decor.
10. Patio Set with a Table and Four Seats
This pallet set is equipped with a table and four petite seats ready to host a quaint backyard lunch date. In a fun and creative use of pallets, this inexpensive and functional table set is perfect for a simple yard seating arrangement. Beautiful cushions on the seats will bring an added touch of style to this set.
11. Outdoor Pallet Furniture Ideas with Plush Pillows
Create a beautifully classic look on your patio with this smart L-shaped cushioned seating. Large, plush pillows add an appeal of comfort to this lovely couch. The slats underneath the seating can be functionally used for storage of books, magazines and games. This piece brings beauty and practicality to your outdoor setting.
12. Stools with a Soft, Zig-Zag Patterned Cushion
Bored of the typical bar stool look? Add character to your backyard bar stools by using pallet seating with eccentric zig-zag cushioning to give your outdoor bar a unique flare. These small stools are cute, and cozy with a striking appearance. Pull up to the bar and place your order with style!
13. A White Bench Created From Two Pallets
Create the feel of walking through a beautiful city park in your own backyard with this double pallet bench. The white painted finish gives the bench a classic country vibe and allows it to be decorated with a number of different colored or printed fabric cushions. You will truly enjoy the wonderful simplicity of this pallet bench.
14. A Rustic Bench with a Foot Stool Crate
A rustic style bench is an amazingly comfortable piece to decorate your porch or patio. Created with pallets, all that is needed for this outdoor couch is a large, plush cushioned seat and a few beautiful pillows to design a cozy feel and striking look that will make you forget that you are in your own backyard.
15. An Entire Kitchen for Every Barbecue Need
Using simple crates and a lot of ingenuity, you can put an entire kitchen, complete with a hard-top surface and working grill, on your patio. Entertain your guests in elegance for your pool parties and backyard barbecues. This piece has plenty of storage space to keep the party going for hours on end. The time and effort to build this area will definitely be worth it!
16. Beautiful Mahogany Chairs for Your Outdoor Patio
These lovely mahogany chairs are absolutely perfect for an outdoor table set. The dark finish gives them a sturdy wooden appearance for a fraction of the cost. Sitting around the right table, these chairs will complement your patio with a rustic and woodsy appeal. With good craftsmanship, these chairs will be a nice feature at many gatherings.
17. Floral Outdoor Pallet Furniture Ideas for Your Lawn
Spruce up the yard with these cute, floral patterned pallet chairs. The thickness of the cushions make for a terrific seating area to spend an entire summer afternoon lounging under the sun with a glass of lemonade. The slats underneath the seats can be used for additional storage making these chairs not only gorgeous but functional as well.
18. A Standing Cooler with a Chalkboard Display
Announce to everyone at the party that the drinks have finally arrived with this beverage cooler decorated with a nifty chalkboard display. A cool and innovative way to use pallets, the insulated interior will keep your beer and sodas cold through the entire Fourth of July party. You can write a cute and friendly message to your friends letting them know how much you love their company!
19. Narrow Wooden Counter with a Stone Surface
This pallet table design is a stylish and functional addition to your patio. The beautiful white finish draws in the eye adding a classic detail. The light-colored stone top surface creates a smooth space to display a plant or two while also providing a functional place for an outdoor mini bar. Cuteness and practicality in one simple piece.
20. Enclosed Seating Area with Cushions for Comfort
If you desire a cozy, little nook for a quiet conversation with someone you love, look no further. This enclosed seating area with thick cushions and clever decorative pillows will provide an intimate setting as you snuggle close to your significant other or your family pet. Decorative potted plants bring a natural beauty to this nook. You will truly adore this piece.
21. An Adjustable Recliner Made for Two
This adjustable recliner works well for your backyard, patio or poolside deck. You can add cushions to this seating to maximize its comfort as you recline to enjoy a night of star gazing or an afternoon tanning by the pool. This recliner comfortably seats two so be sure to bring a friend to relax with.
22. White Bench and Table for Outdoor Gatherings
This white bench and table set is amazing for all of your backyard parties and social gatherings. The large bench seating is a quite expansive, so it is equipped to accommodate many of your closest friends and relatives easily. Surround this furniture set with a few tiki torches to create a fun, island vibe at your next party.
23. A Shaded Enclosure: Perfect for a Picnic Table
With a bit of time and effort, you can transform simple pallets into a wonderfully shaded enclosure large enough to fit an entire picnic table and chairs. You can also create a full backyard bar to entertain at birthday parties, anniversary parties and receptions. Either way, it is a lovely place providing a needed shaded area on hot summer days.
24. Mahogany Stained Picnic Table on White Pebbles
A nice addition to your yard is a magnificent mahogany stained picnic table that will stand out over clean white pebbles. The simple design of this table does not take away from its beauty and functionality. Enjoy a nice lunch and a glass of sweet tea as you watch your children play around you.
25. A Peach Hued Couch for Your Patio
This lovely peach colored couch that doubles as a comfy outdoors day bed will add a splash of pastel colored loveliness to your patio. The wheels allow the couch to be mobile to accommodate changing design or to create more floor space for guests. Whether laying out for an afternoon nap or curling up with a book, this comfortable plush couch is sure to delight.
26. A Bright Colored Summer Outdoor Living Space
A simple and functional pallet table finished with a gentle green hue adds a bit of unique flare to your patio or porch space. A hole cut into the center of the table makes space for an expansive umbrella, particularly useful for shade if you intend to place the table in the center of your yard.
27. A Cozy Corner Shelf with Colorful Flowers
This unique pallet shelving unit provides a beautiful place to display an herb or plant garden. The blue hued paint color allows the eclectic colors from your flowers to pop out and steal the show. Place this fantastic shelving piece on your porch or patio to bring a burst of natural color to your entertaining space.