How to Make a Colorful Outdoor Coffee Table with Pallets
Adding a coffee table to your outdoor space provides a great place to enjoy a cup of coffee while watching the sun rise. Creating your own outdoor coffee table with a few pallets can be a fun and rewarding project. Here’s how you can make a colorful outdoor coffee table using pallets:
Gather Your Supplies
Before you start constructing your coffee table, you’ll need to gather the supplies you need. Here’s what you’ll need:
- Tape measure
- Screwdriver or drill
Cut Your Pallets
Using your tape measure, measure the pallets you wish to use and mark where you will be cutting them. Next, use a saw to carefully cut them as measured.
Paint Your Pallets
Once you have all your pallets cut, it’s time to paint them. You can get creative and use a variety of colors to create a fun and colorful design. Make sure you use paint that is suitable for outdoor use.
Construct Your Table
Now it’s time to construct your coffee table. First, you’ll need to screw the four cut pieces together to form the base. You can use a screwdriver or a drill for this. Make sure you predrill the holes to make the process easier and to avoid splitting the wood.
Sand and Finish
Once your coffee table is constructed, it’s time to sand down any rough surfaces and finish off the table. You can use a light sandpaper to smooth out the surface and apply a sealant for a protective finish.
You’re now ready to enjoy your colorful outdoor coffee table. Add some cushions and enjoy your morning coffee outdoors!