HomePallet FurniturePallet Desks & Pallet TablesMulti-colored Pallet Dining Room Table

Multi-colored Pallet Dining Room Table

  • 4 pallets

  • medium

  • 5h

  • $30

I recently built a Multi-Colored Pallet Dining Table. I used multiple stain colors for the project per their request. By the time it was finished, I had used a total of 13 different colors. I used the same color for all four legs and another color for the four sides of the frame. I focused the multiple tones on the table top. This idea would make a beautiful pallet floor, too!

Knock 'em dead at your next dinner party with a Multi-Colored Pallet Dining Room Table

The table was relatively easy to build, but it was time-consuming. The legs are solid oak, which I am fortunate enough to be able to get for free from a factory where my son works. They receive massive pallets of sheet metal with large pieces of oak stacker boards in between the bundles. The stackers are gray, rough and weathered when I get them, so I run them through a Delta planer. The oak legs transformed into beautiful lumber!  I used a sheet of 1/2" OSB as a foundation where I glued and nailed the pallet deck boards. Next, I used three pallet runner boards as "ribs" for extra strength and stability under the tabletop. I used a Kreg jig to attach them to my frame. The two narrow ends of the frame are also pallet runner boards. I purchased the long pieces of 2" x 4"s which I distressed to make for more of the rustic/rough look.

Build the Multi-colored Pallet Dining Room Table Top:

I had to cut all of the deck boards for the tabletop four times: once to square off one end, then cut to the desired length, then rip a small amount off of one side to square it up, and finally tear the other side down, so the piece is entirely square. If you don't do this step, you will end up with gaps on your tabletop. I attached the deck boards with wood glue and 1 1/4" finish nails. After staining, I applied two coats of semi-gloss polyurethane.

The finished Pallet Dining Table with 13 different tones added to the top.
The finished dining table. This table is suitable as a rustic element or right in the middle of a modern-styled dining room!
Use semi-gloss polyurethane to protect your Pallet Dining Table.
Two coats of semi-gloss polyurethane made the wood look vibrant and gorgeous!
I planed the wood but kept some of the old sawmill marks on this Pallet Dining Table.
Plane the wood, but leave some of the old sawmill marks!
This Pallet Dining Table has a 1/2" OSB plywood base.
I used 1/2" OSB as the base of the table. The plywood provided strength and a place to glue/nail the deck boards down.
here's how I built my Pallet Dining Table.
The table's underside!
Dine In Style: Build a Gorgeous Multi-Colored Pallet Dining Table! Use stains to create a lot of interest & style on a budget! Keep it lightweight with plywood underneath. #diydiningtable #palletdiningtable #buildityourself #1001pallets

Join the Conversation!

avatar
  Subscribe  
Notify of

More ideas

Best-of ideas

1001pallets.com-our-cats-deserve-awesome-cat-pallet-projects-here-s-10-amazing-ideas-for-them-01

Cat Pallet Projects: Here Are 10 Amazing Ideas For Them!

1001pallets.com-19-brilliant-valentine-s-day-decorations-made-out-of-pallets-05

19 Brilliant Valentine’s Day Decorations Made out of Pallets

1001pallets.com-top-10-inspirations-to-make-your-logshed-from-pallets-08

Top 10 Inspirations to Make Your Log Shed From Pallets

1001pallets.com-awesome-april-diy-pallet-projects-2017-you-picked-them-10

Awesome April Diy Pallet Projects 2017 - You Picked Them!

1001pallets.com-top-15-pallet-tools-for-your-pallet-diy-projects-you-can-buy-at-amazon-01

Top 15 Tools For Your Pallet Projects You Can Buy at Amazon!

1001pallets.com-top-7-ways-you-can-recycle-old-pallets-01

Top 7 Ways You Can Recycle Old Pallets

Other ideas you may like

1001pallets.com-heavy-duty-pallet-workbench-features-removable-top-01

Heavy-duty Pallet Workbench Features Removable Top

1001pallets.com-pallet-console-table

Upcycled Elegance Pallet Console Table

table+stools

Pallet Table & Pallet Bar Stools

FotorCreated

Reclaimed Pallet Wood Table

pallet-desk

Office Desk From an Old Door & Pallets

image1

Pallet Potters Bench

2,281

Add yourself to our list and never miss information to make a wide variety of pallet projects easily and safely!

GET HELPFUL INFORMATION, INSPIRATION & EXCLUSIVE CONTENT!

Scroll to Top
353 Shares
Pin341
Share12
Tweet
Email
WhatsApp