How to build a mirror with pallets

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Not only the pallets allow us to create furniture, they also open us a lot of possibilities for decorating! I ‘ll show you an example , this mirror is made from recycled wooden pallets, which gives to the house a rustic and cozy feel.

I advise you to make profit of the pieces of an old mirror, this will help us to save materials and visits to the hardware store 😉

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It’s important to keep in mind what project are we going to build. A good planning, an outline, the measures and the materials are going to guarantee us to have good results.

First, as you can see in the photograph we’ll carefully remove the back plate that protects the mirror. If your mirror is secured with some screws be careful! the mirror can get broken, it’s very delicate!

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Then we’ll draw with a pencil the points where we are going to saw. With the handsaw we’ll remove the excess of wood.

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Once we have serrated it we are going to start with the pallets in order to obtain the future frame of the mirror.

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With the pallet boards we are going to surround the glass, as if it was a picture frame . Remember that we must obtain a proportioned wooden frame around the mirror. Now, we’ll fix it with the help of some screws and an electric screwdriver, and voila !

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Do you like this DIY pallet mirror? Do you want to look for more DIY pallet furniture?