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Do you have piles of scrap wood and don’t know where to put it? There are a few nifty projects you can make and turn it into thrifty home decor. You need to see these ideas.

If you’re a seasoned DIYer, you have lots of scrap wood lying around. If you’re considering to throw it away, wait just a minute. All that scrap can be turned into some creative home decor, furniture, accessories, toys, and even gifts. No real DIYer will throw that away!

So check out the complete list of all DIY projects that can be made from scrap wood. Some of these ideas are really amazing!


DIY Wall Decor

Welcome Home Sunflower DIY Wall Decor    working
Tutorial: abutterflyhouse.com

Make your own farmhouse sunflower DIY wall decor out of scrap wood and dollar store sunflowers. The step-by-step tutorial makes this a quick and easy project. See the article to get the entire guidance.


DIY Wall Sconces

DIY Wall Sconces from Scrap Wood    working
Tutorial: www.thenavagepatch.com

Dig into your scrap wood pile to make these charming DIY wall sconces for battery-operated LED candles. Perfect for the holidays and all year long. Read the tutorial to see how it’s done.

DIY Screen Door

How to Build a DIY Screen Door from Scrap Wood    working
Tutorial: www.justmeasuringup.com

Learn how to build a DIY screen door from scrap wood with this step-by-step tutorial. From screen door ideas to using pocket holes to making the screen door fit the frame, this DIY screen door tutorial will show you how to create the perfect screen door. See the article to see how to do it.

Wood Clock

Scrap Wood Challenge    working
Tutorial: housebecominghome.com

This is a fantastic scrap wood clock you can recreate the easy way. Follow the link to learn how to do it.

Wood Pumpkins

DIY Scrap Wood Pumpkins    working
Tutorial: www.re-fabbed.com

Fun and Easy DIY Scrap Wood Pumpkins. The little stems are simply twigs from the yard, and the wood is scraps found on the ground or around the house. See the tutorial to see the complete plans.

Side Table

Scrap Wood Side Table { Free DIY Tutorial } Rogue Engineer    working
Tutorial: rogueengineer.com

This step-by-step tutorial is showing you how to make a great looking side table from your scrap pile. No woodworking experience required. Check out the tutorial to get the full plans and instructions.

Wood Lanterns

How to Make Wood Lanterns from Scrap Wood    working
Tutorial: dreamdesigndiy.com

These easy DIY Wood Lanterns make fabulous decorations for the interior or exterior of your home and make great use of scrap wood. See the tutorial to see the complete details and instructions.


DIY Cutting Boards

DIY Cutting Boards from Scrap Wood    working
Tutorial: www.blesserhouse.com

How to make your own cutting boards using scrap wood you already have in your stash to repurpose in your kitchen or give away as homemade gifts. Follow the tutorial for the full details and instructions.

Wooden Christmas Tree

Wooden Christmas Tree    working
Tutorial: www.girljustdiy.com

Christmas trees come in all shapes and sizes, and you can make this Wooden Christmas Tree in the perfect size(s) for your Christmas decorating needs. See the article for the complete plans and instructions.


DIY Coasters

DIY Scrap Wood Coasters    working
Tutorial: diyhuntress.com

Learn how to make beautiful scrap wood coasters with three essential power tools. Check out the article to learn how to do it.

Old Antique Window Frame

Old Antique Window Frame; DIY From Scrap Wood    working
Tutorial: needlesandnailsblog.wordpress.com

Love the idea of hanging an old window as wall art, with or without glass? There are so many creative ways to display them. Read the tutorial for the entire guidance and instructions.


DIY Patchwork Wood Christmas Tree

DIY Patchwork Wood Christmas Tree    working
Tutorial: www.virginiasweetpea.com

Learn how to make a Patchwork Wood Christmas Tree to use in your Christmas decor. This can be made with scrap wood and customized with stain colors. Read the tutorial to see how it’s done.

DIY Birdhouse

How to Make a Birdhouse From Scrap Wood    working
Tutorial: www.penniesintopearls.com

No need to measure! Follow this tutorial on how to make a birdhouse using any scrap wood you have just sitting around your house. Read the tutorial to learn how it’s done.


DIY Beach-Themed Farmhouse Sign

DIY Scrap Wood Beach-Themed Farmhouse Sign    working
Tutorial: sustainmycrafthabit.com

Learn how to make your own farmhouse sign with scrap pieces of wood. This popular DIY decor idea is perfect for the cottage, lakehouse, or home. Follow the tutorial for the complete details.

DIY Wood Basket

DIY Wood Basket    working
Tutorial: homeandtravelcafe.com

Why not give this DIY wood basket a try? All you need are a few scrap pieces of wood and a few tools. See the article to find out how to do it.

DIY Shoe Rack

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Tutorial: www.callmepmc.com

Create this DIY shoe rack from scrap wood on a budget. Read this website for the complete plans and instructions.

DIY Desk Organizer

DIY Scrap Wood Desk Organizer    working
Tutorial: johnmalecki.com

Use a small piece of scrap wood and some simple woodworking techniques. Follow the tutorial to get the full guidance and instructions.

Chunky Wood Shelves

How To Make Cheap & Easy Chunky Scrap Wood Shelves    working
Tutorial: www.addicted2decorating.com

Build these cheap and easy chunky scrap wood shelves. Follow the article to find out how it’s done.

DIY Geometric Art

DIY Scrap Wood Geometric Art Steps, with How-To Video!    working
Tutorial: abbottsathome.com

Do you love DIY Scrap Wood Geometric Art? But can’t find the perfect one in the stores? Follow these easy steps to design and build your own. Read the link to get the complete details.


DIY Mirror Frame

DIY wood scrap mirror frame • Our House Now a Home    working
Tutorial: ourhousenowahome.com

What a fantastic DIY wood scrap mirror frame for a budget craft project. Read the link to get the complete details and instructions.

DIY Wood Apples

DIY Scrap Wood Apples    working
Tutorial: www.meatloafandmelodrama.com

DIY Scrap Wood Apples are fun to make and perfect for early fall decorating. All you need is wood blocks, twigs, paint, and yarn, and you’re done. Check out the article to learn how it’s done.


DIY Monogram

How to Make a DIY Monogram with Scrap Wood    working
Tutorial: www.makingitinthemountains.com

Turn your scrap wood into beautiful wall decor with this DIY Monogram. Follow the link to get the entire guidance and instructions.

DIY Napkin Holder

DIY Napkin Holder    working
Tutorial: thecraftedmaker.com

Make this DIY Napkin Holder with scrap wood and a few tools. Add some convenience to your dining table set in about an hour. See the link to find out how it’s done.


DIY Bath Shelf

How to Make a Bath Shelf from Reclaimed Wood    working
Tutorial: topshelfdiy.com

Bathtub shelves are all the rage right now, with good reason. Make your own for a fraction of the cost, and enjoy the comforts of your bubble bath tonight. Read this website to see how to do it.

DIY Wall Art Project

DIY Wall Art Project Made from Scrap Wood    working
Tutorial: blog.homedepot.com

This DIY wall art project repurposes pieces of scrap wood to create a dramatic wall display. Follow the link to get the full details.


DIY Poster Hanger

How to: Make a DIY Poster Hanger from Scrap Wood'    working
Tutorial: www.curbly.com

How to make a DIY poster hanger from scrap wood. You can replicate this at home easily. Read the tutorial to see how to do it.

DIY Chicken Coop

DIY Chicken Coop: Build Your Coop with Scrap Lumber    working
Tutorial: www.scoopfromthecoop.com

Backyard flock owners tinker with their coop attempting to increase chicken comfort while making flock management easier. Check out the tutorial to see the complete details and instructions.


DIY Outdoor Bench Seat

DIY Outdoor Bench Seat    working
Tutorial: www.uglyducklinghouse.com

Add a little extra seating with this simple outdoor bench made from scrap 2x4s and deck boards. Build it in one night using nothing but leftover lumber. Follow this website for the complete details.

Lanterns from Scrap Wood

Easy Outdoor Decor: How to Make Lanterns from Scrap Wood    working
Tutorial: divaofdiy.com

Make these easy scrap wood lanterns for your outdoor decor. Endless possibilities, including using them inside as well. Read the article to find out how it’s done.


Wood Lego Pieces

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Tutorial: theawesomer.com

Make these cute wooden Lego pieces the easy way. See this website to get the complete details and instructions.

DIY Compost Bin

How to Make a DIY Compost Bin from Scrap Wood    working
Tutorial: sawshub.com

Learn how to make a DIY compost bin from scrap or pallet wood with this simple, step-by-step tutorial that you can complete in an afternoon. See the article to learn how it’s done.

Upcycled Workstation

Upcycled Workstation With DIY Scrap Wood Storage    working
Tutorial: thriftdiving.com

What an incredible upcycled workstation with DIY scrap wood storage on a budget. Check out the article to learn how it’s done.

DIY Wood Sailboats

Quick and Cheap DIY Scrap Wood Sailboats    working
Tutorial: homemadelovely.com

DIY these quick and cheap scrap wood sailboats made from two pieces of scrap wood, dowels, and scrap fabric. Read this website to get the complete details.


DIY Scrap Wood Lanterns

DIY Scrap Wood Lanterns    working
Tutorial: www.thepurplehydrangea.net

Forget those high dollar wood lanterns you’ve seen because today we’re showing you how easy it is to build your own DIY scrap wood lanterns. See this website to see the complete guidance and instructions.

DIY Wooden Bed

Wood Bed: Build It    working
Tutorial: www.theaccentpiece.com

A blog about simplifying furniture builds, so even new beginners can tackle any project. Follow the article to see the complete details.


DIY Reclaimed Wood Platform Bed

DIY Reclaimed Wood Platform Bed    working
Tutorial: mrkate.com

Why buy a bed when you could build one? Read this website to see how it’s done.

DIY Wood Sofa Table

The Easiest DIY Reclaimed Wood Sofa Table    working
Tutorial: cityfarmhouse.com

Let’s build a rustic wood sofa table using reclaimed wood. Read the tutorial to see how it’s done.


Reclaimed Lumber Coffee Table

Reclaimed Lumber Coffee Table    working
Tutorial: www.hgtv.com

Combine reclaimed wood and casters to create a rugged coffee table with a touch of industrial chic, a beautiful centerpiece for your living room. Follow the article for the complete details.

Reclaimed Wood IKEA Buffet

IKEA HACKS    working
Tutorial: placeofmytaste.com

Everybody love Ikea hacks, and this is a great one. See this website to see how it’s done.

Reclaimed Wood and Pipe Laundry Sign Hanging Station

reclaimed wood and pipe LAUNDRY sign hanging station    working
Tutorial: www.funkyjunkinteriors.net

Creating an industrial farmhouse reclaimed wood and pipe laundry sign hanging station with crate shelves. Read the tutorial for complete guidance.

DIY TV Console

DIY TV Console    working
Tutorial: www.twofeetfirst.net

Do you want to build a TV stand for your home? Here is a tutorial on how to make a DIY TV console to store all your stuff. Read the article to see the full details and instructions.


Rustic Reclaimed Wood Island

A Rustic Reclaimed Wood Island'    working
Tutorial: krusesworkshop.blogspot.com

What an awesome rustic reclaimed wood island made the easy way. Follow the article to see how to do it.

Cutting Board Out of Reclaimed Wood

How To Make a Cutting Board out of Reclaimed Wood    working
Tutorial: www.diynetwork.com

Leftover wood flooring can provide new materials for making things around the house. Learn how to reuse wood flooring to make a useful cutting board with these easy steps. Follow the link to see the full guidance.


Junk Decor Shelves

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Tutorial: beauty4ashes-ellie.blogspot.com

This is a cute project of shelves made of scrap wood. Check out this website to learn how it’s done.

DIY Pallet Wood Tree Shelf

DIY PALLET WOOD TREE SHELF TUTORIAL    working
Tutorial: www.instructables.com

This DIY shelf tutorial makes for a productive weekend project. This can be made from other sources as well. Read this website to see how it’s done.


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SOLD OUT**** DM for Purchase***Teak Sweetbay    working
Tutorial: www.etsy.com

This is a beautiful rustic mug rack you can recreate from scrap wood. See the link to learn how to do it.

Reclaimed Wood Desk

Reclaimed Wood Desk    working
Tutorial: www.notjustahousewife.net

This beautiful desk is made of scrap wood and hairpin legs to boot. Check out the link to find out how to do it.


Farmhouse Industrial End Table Cart

Farmhouse Industrial End Table Cart    working
Tutorial: www.infarrantlycreative.net

Make the farmhouse industrial end table cart the easy way. Check out the tutorial to get the complete details and instructions.

Reclaimed Wood Letter

Reclaimed Wood Letter: Athropologie Knock Off Week    working
Tutorial: www.designertrapped.com

Love the Anthropologie recycled wood letters, but not the price tag? Learn to make your own knock-off version for around $8.00. Check out the article to see the full plans.

Chunky 2×4 Tabletop

An instant, chunky 2x4 tabletop with firewood coasters for the patio    working
Tutorial: www.funkyjunkinteriors.net

Make an instant, chunky 2×4 tabletop with firewood coasters for the patio table. Quick, easy, reclaimed, and best of all, free. Follow the link to see how it’s done.

Scrap 2×4 Flag

Scrap 2x4 Flag    working
Tutorial: www.wilkerdos.com

If you have a pile of 2x4s and 2x6s, you can make a decorative flag entirely out of scrap. Read this website for the entire guidance and instructions.

Rustic Chic Console Table

Rustic Chic Console Table    working
Tutorial: thelotteryhouse.wordpress.com

Make this great rustic chic console table which you can replicate the easy way at home. See the link to find out how it’s done.

DIY Wood Picture Frames

DIY Rustic Scrap Wood Picture Frames Spotlight Favorite Photos    working
Tutorial: www.homedit.com

What a beautiful project for DIY rustic scrap wood picture frames to spotlight favorite photos. Follow the tutorial to learn how it’s done.

Scrap Wood Cutting Board

Scrap Wood Cutting Board    working
Tutorial: www.instructables.com

This scrap wood cutting board is a unique project because it’s made from a wide variety of different kinds of wood that are all a bunch of different sizes. See this website to see the complete details and instructions.

Raised Bed Garden

Reclaimed Wood Raised Bed Garden    working
Tutorial: www.instructables.com

Create the reclaimed wood raised bed garden the easy way. Check out the link for the complete details and instructions.

DIY Bathroom Cabinet

DIY Bathroom Cabinet    working
Tutorial: www.lizmarieblog.com

This is a terrific chic DIY bathroom cabinet made as a budget project. Check out the article to see how to do it.

DIY Crate Bookshelf

DIY Crate Bookshelf Tutorial    working
Tutorial: www.taramichelleinteriors.ca

What an excellent DIY crate bookshelf tutorial you can replicate the easy way. Follow the article to see the complete guidance.

Vintage Toy Box

Vintage box crate turned toy box.    working
Tutorial: www.4men1lady.com

Build the vintage toy box from an old leftover crate. Read the article to get the complete details.

DIY Towel Rack

DIY Towel Rack from Free Pallet Wood    working
Tutorial: www.lemonthistle.com

How to make a rustic looking towel rack using the pallet wood. Check out the tutorial to learn how it’s done.