Coffee tables are the center piece of your living room, so you’ll want to make sure that it’s personalized to fit your style and household needs.
You don’t have to spend tons of funds to buy a customized piece or several weekends shopping at various furniture stores. With a modest budget and a weekend to spare, you can make your own.
Here are some ideas and plans for DIY coffee tables.
Crate Storage Coffee Tables
Everyone can use a little bit more storage in their living room and this table provides that. The tutorial found here also includes instructions on how to make matching stools so your kids can enjoy their snacks at the coffee table.
Farmhouse Coffee Table
This charming little rustic table costs only $30 to make.
Chicken Coop Coffee Table
This coffee table is functional, mobile, and serves as a focal piece in your living room. Learn how to make it here.
Glow In the Dark Wood Pallet Table
It glows in the dark. That’s all we feel we have to say about this one. Learn how to make it below (be sure to check out the video’s description for details).
Rolling Pallet Table With Storage
This table is made from pallets, which you can find for free, and some inexpensive casters to provide mobility and storage. Learn how to make it here.
Window Coffee Table
This coffee table is made from a simple wood frame and uses an upcycled old window to create a cool top that opens up and can be filled to serve as storage or house some cool decoration.
Bench Table With Drawers and Bottom Storage
This cute table has double the storage and involves a pop of color. Get the instructions on how to build it here.
This quirky table upcycles a vintage suitcase and is fairly easy to make if you don’t have any carpentry skills.
Hidden Toy Chest Coffee Table
This coffee table does double duty as a toy chest and a coffee table. You can find the plans for it here.
Industrial Coffee Table
You can make these super cool industrial tables with a few bucks and a trip to the hardware store. You can download the directions here.
Skinny Leg Pallet Table
This is another inexpensive build that you can customize with color.
Crate Coffee Table
No carpentry skills… no problem. Just screw some wine crates together and call it a day. Get the details here.
Rustic Pallet Table
This is another pallet design but it’s super easy to make and just stacks a few pallets, a perfect DIY project.