A home office can be anything from a casual work area to a more serious set up for a home business. The office desk needs to be functional and attractive with the style of the room. To get a custom look, a desk DIY may be the best answer. These DIY desk ideas are both stylish and budget friendly
DIY Desk Ideas
This desk is well suited for the more serious business side of things. It was easily made from combining file cabinets and an Ikea desk top that were all painted to match. You will want to check out the before and after on this one!
Rustic DIY Desks
Here is a cool idea using an old door as the desk top. Rustic looking saw horses for the legs just add to the charm of this creative home office desk. And, if you like the idea of using old doors, you have to check out this next idea as well:
There isn’t a tutorial for this one but you can purchase it! Does it give you a little inspiration for maybe a diy idea of your own? I love how the doors are on hinges with storage pouches underneath.
If you liked the first example of the diy desk by Ikea Hackers plus the use of old doors, you will love this desk diy by Hoosier Homemade. It was made with a top from old barn doors and includes handy storage cabinets underneath which are also the supports.
Here is a desk made up entirely of recycled boards. There is even an old side table incorporated into this design. The finished look is very unique and creative.
And….of course some pallet desks have to be in the mix. Here are a couple of my favorites:
I love how the wood pallet sits on a contrasting table top base! The look is very shabby chic.
On the more rustic side, this desk surface provides ample room for projects.