Pallet workstation

In this week’s episode of Get It Done, Peter and Annalien show you how to build a workstation using pallets.

You will need:



18 volt Cordless drill driver Pallets Good quality – 2 pieces
Easy drill 12 volt10.8 volt cordless drill driver Pine 20mm PAR (Check Workshop)
Compound Mitre Saw Top shelf 1300 mm x 120mm – 1 piece
Sabre Saw plus pallet  blade Work top 1300 x 228mm – 1 piece
PFS 200 spray gun Wall shelves – off cuts
PST 18 Jigsaw Wood glue
Pof 1400 Router 4 x 40mm screws
4 x 30 mm screws
  Clear water-based varnish
  Paint – various colours for paint effect



Work Station

  • Sand and paint Pallet
  • Measure and cut top shelf and work top shelf to size
  • Make brackets for the work top shelf
  • Sand and varnish shelves and brackets
  • Attach brackets to Pallet backing
  • Attach top shelf and work shelf to the backing



  • Cut Pallet into planks
  • Cut back slats to size
  • Sand individual planks and paint to match work station (or paint and sand for effect)
  • Assemble planks and backing slats
  • Cut shelves to fit
  • Sand and varnish shelves to match work top
  • Attach shelves to the back board


PDF Download

Click here to download the pdf plan for the Pallet office work station