Pallet Furniture has become something popular these days as upcycling and recycling has become something that we all need to be doing. There are literally thousands of things that can be done with an old wooden pallet. There are some very creative and dedicated people out there that spend much of their time creating things made from old pallets. A few things that are a common use for a pallet is creating a garden, a bed frame, a couch or sofa, a simple bench, patio furniture, a workbench and much more.
For the people who are going to be making there own diy pallet furniture you should know this first…. The standard pallet size is 40” x 48” and there are two types of pallets called Stringer pallets and Block pallets. A stringer pallet is built with 2” x 4” wood, plastic or metal stringers. Block pallets are similar but are made with individual wood blocks instead of the normal 2″ x 4″ that runs along the bottom length of a stringer pallet.