Earth Day is an annual day on which events are held worldwide to demonstrate support for environmental protection. Earth Day is observed on April 22 each year. Climate change can seem like a remote problem for our leaders, but the fact is that it’s already impacting real people, animals, and beloved places. These Faces of Climate Change are multiplying every day. Fortunately, other Faces of Climate Change are multiplying too: those stepping up to do something about it. Help us personalize the massive challenge climate change presents by taking a photo and telling your story. How has climate change impacted you? What are you doing to be part of the solution? RECYCLE! LEARN MORE
What can you do with pallets? They are not the highest quality wood you’ll ever find, but why not give them a new life? Some companies pay to get rid of their wooden pallets and I think they will be happy for you to take them for no charge. If you are a friend of the environment and you don’t look for sophisticated pieces of furniture, you’ll find in our gallery 35 ideas of how to recycle wooden pallets wisely. Some of these projects may not be appropriate for certain climates. If you are thinking of using wood obtained from pallets for an outside project, be sure to treat the wood first to protect it from the elements.
Low cost solution: make a rocker from recycled pallets!
A nice rocker can become the most comfortable place in your house.
All you need are some strong ropes and two durable wooden pallets.
Use some old pallets to build up a lounge corner in your garden! The boards were painted and the space left between them shelters various flowers and plants.
Is your house full of guests all the time? You need a small theater at home!
An inexpensive solution for a bed
Pieces of furniture for your office
A stair from double pallets
A box for sacks
Painted in white, the pallets were transformed in a very stylish board where the TV set was fixed.
A coffee table for a cozy living room.
The cat needs her house, too.
Add some glass on the surface and fix 4 wheels … the table becomes a more functional piece.
Storing is always a problem…but when you recycle pallets and wooden boxes, it’s solved in a minute!
A wooden pallet and a mat makes you feel extremely comfortable!
A lovely way to keep your memories alive…
A bunch of colorful pallets beautify the wall.
For fine tastes only…:)
Even if it looks heavy for a children, you can take it into consideration when you have a low budget.
Create private areas in your garden!
Stools and chairs
Storage items for plates
A box for your flowers
Natural materials in your living room
Burst of colors on the wall!
A very original way to decorate your garden
For those who feel crafty enough, try to make a chair from wooden pallets.
A small garden in your balcony
A desk for a teenager
Pans hanging in the kitchen
As you can see, the pallets have various uses in the garden.
Benches for outdoor areas
A pallet, some cushions and a mat…you made a very comfortable sofa!
Storage items for your shoes
Various types of benches. Notice the fact that you can store magazines and books underneath, too.
Patriots show their love everywhere!
Fix a lamp in a corner if you need additional light!