TV stand doesn’t always have to be a standard, store bought, expensive model. You can create your own with the available materials at home and customize it accordingly to fit in the space. Wall mounting the TV may be the best idea to save space and keep it out of children’s reach, but you will still need a stand to complete the look. A TV stand helps keep all your digital devices in one place. With the help of these DIY projects, you can design your own TV stand.
Wood and Metal
If you have any wood material left from your previous project, then it is going come handy here. Fit metal pipes through two wood boards and you are done! The extra wood board helps create a shelf for storage. Finish it with some cool fittings for the metal pipe legs and you have a rustic TV stand.
This is a simple project to make use of an old dresser and turn it into a sleek TV stand. You just need to clean, sand and paint an unused dresser in dark hues to make it blend with the interiors. It wouldn’t even look like a dresser anymore and the bonus is you have multiple storage options.
A simple table or a desk can be utilised as a TV stand by remodelling it. You can build one from scratch easily and it wouldn’t even cost much. Consider adding X-legs on the sides of the table to add a style statement. Paint it in bright colors such as classic white to draw the attention.
You can use an old bench from your lawn and design it as a TV stand. It may sound odd, but a bench is ideal for spacious rooms. You can have a large TV stand as well as a perfect room divider. Just make sure to match the color with the walls to a create a fuss free partition.
If you have a built in corner wall shelf, then you can simply fit your TV there and use it. This helps save space and money. If you don’t have an inbuilt shelf, you can model a corner TV shelf using wood yourself.
Wood and Concrete
You can easily assemble a TV stand with the help of two wooden boards and four concrete blocks. Balance the wood on top of concrete blocks and you have an easy DIY TV stand with a storage shelf. This adds a rustic element to the home décor.
You can build a floating shelf with wood and compartmentalize it for storage on the wall. You can also use a bookshelf for this purpose and mount your TV along with all the electronic devices. A cool floating TV stand model also acts as a wall décor.