Pallets are widely used for DIY solutions and do it yourself. This is a cheap, practical and simple to handle material. One of the objects that can be made with the material is the pallet bed : besides being an economic and ecological solution, its visual characteristic is peculiar and it refers to the rustic style but adapts to other environments with different styles.
It does not take much work to assemble a bed using pallets: simply purchase similar parts and put them together as you will see in the 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 to use casters at the base of the bed: this way you can move the furniture easily, clean the floor of the room and keep the bed base always out of contact with the floor.
How much is a pallet?
Because it is a cheap material, the pallet has enough demand in supermarkets, fairs and warehouses and finding it may be a problem, it is 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 at online stores and request delivery at home, without shipping, each piece can leave at the price of $ 80.
Price of ready pallet bed
Already the pallet bed Ready with panel costs around $ 450 up to $ 600 and is a quick option for those who do not have the time to make their own but want to have the rustic effect of the material on the decor.
65 ideas of pallet beds with photos to inspire
For easy viewing, check out all 60 references we've selected with different pallet beds to inspire you. After that, just watch the video tutorials with the right step-by-step on how to make your pallet bed without leaving home, spending little and having fun. Check out:
Picture 1 - The color of the wood of the natural pallet is perfect for the minimalist decoration .
Picture 2 - You can choose to paint it or leave it with the original finish.
Picture 3 - To keep the base clean, just like the floor, use the casters. Besides being easy to move, it is practical in day to day.
Picture 4 - A perfect and cheap base for the bed can be made with pallets.
Picture 5 - Reuse the pallet woods to make a new furniture.
Picture 6 - In addition to the base for the mattress, you can mount a panel for your bed.
Picture 7 - Gold example that uses casters to allow easy movement of the pallet bed.
Picture 8 - Perfect for a vintage decor or retro
Picture 9 - The pallet can also be a high base for a box type bed.
Picture 10 - Or even form a low bed for your environment.
Picture 11 - Make a bed on the floor simple and cheap using pallets.
Picture 12 - A beautiful pallet suspended bed option in high-ceilinged environment.
Picture 13 - Bed with two pallets of height and panel.
Picture 14 - Single pallet bed.
Picture 15 - Enjoy the pallet panel to use pendants and decoration items.
Picture 16 - Single pallet bed for loft or studio type apartment.
Picture 17 - Paint one or two pallets to have a different composition.
Picture 18 - The base in white color is classic, choose a coat to have a more rustic effect.
Picture 19 - Bed made with different models of pallets.
Image 20 - The pallet bed can also be used outdoors.
Picture 21 - Work with a symmetrical composition.
Picture 22 - The tone of wood combines perfectly with a clean decoration.
Picture 23 - Bet on a pallet bed with light, lamp and lighting.
Picture 24 - Small bed of pallet.
Picture 25 - Large pallet bed.
Picture 26 - Bed of pallet with panel, two floors of the piece and lamps.
Image 27 - Low pallet bed with decorative vase on bedside table.
Image 28 - Minimalist decoration with pallet bed.
Picture 29 - Bed with two pallets of height, panel and created mute using similar wood.
Picture 30 - Children's pallet bed: store books and magazines in the space of the piece.
Picture 31 - Bed design with pallet panel.
Picture 32 - The bed with several pallets in height allows a larger storage of objects.
Picture 33 - Simple and low pallet bed is perfect for environments like the attic.
Image 34 - The natural finish of the pallet gives a rustic touch to the decoration.
Picture 35 - Make a children's sofa bed and paint the material with a vibrant color.
Image 36 - Perfect for minimalist environments.
Image 37 - Choose a striking bedding to contrast with the wood of the pallet.
Picture 38 - Match the bedding, cushions and other items with the color you have chosen for the piece.
Image 39 - Minimalist room with a pallet bed.
Image 40 - Another option with pallet bed for the same environment.
Picture 41 - Bed of pallet painted of the color white.
Picture 42 - Small sofa bed of pallet.
Picture 43 - The low pallet bed is perfect for children's room .
Picture 44 - Single Double Room with a pallet bed.
Image 45 - Bet on the pallet to have a practical and economical solution.
Picture 46 - Double pallet bed for environment with reduced height.
Picture 47 - Single pallet bed with casters.
Image 48 - Minimalist room with a pallet bed.
Picture 49 - Bed of pallet in an environment with neutral decoration.
Image 50 - Store books and magazines in the inner spaces of the pallets.
Picture 51 - Bed of pallet with lamp, base and panel.
Image 52 - A more unusual color: paint the pallets with black.
Picture 53 - Make the paint with the finish aged to have a different effect on the environment.
Picture 54 - Paint the material with a vibrant color to be the highlight in an environment with neutral decoration.
Picture 55 - Children's pallet bed with casters.
Picture 56 - Bed base with two high pallets.
Image 57 - Double pallet bed with pallet panel.
Image 58 - Choose a special bedding that stands out in the composition.
Image 59 - Small children's pallet bed for attic.
Image 60 - In addition to the bed, you can make a pallet sofa bed. See beautiful references of pallet sofa .
Image 61 - Double layer of pallets as support for the bed.
Picture 62 - Bed in bedroom with the theme of the sea explorations
Picture 63 - For a minimalist decoration.
Picture 64 - Sofá single bed of pallet.
Picture 65 - Double bed of pallet.
How to make pallet bed step by step
Now that you've seen beautiful references to pallet beds, see how you can make your own bed simply and cheaply without leaving the house. Check out all videos with tutorials:
1. How to make a pallet bed step by step in video
In this video of the site My Mobile Wood, you will learn how to make a bed with four base pallets and two high. Not to leave the place, they must be screwed. Then just position the mattress and clean the bed as you want.
2. Step by step to make a bed of pallets
In this second video, you will need the pallets, wire, white ink and roller or brush. At first, measure all the pieces to make sure they follow the same pattern, then rub them to leave no loose lint. Then apply the paint and use the wires to fix each part instead of screwing as in the previous video