If you’re looking to make your home office more functional or add some storage, these creative DIY Desk ideas will give you some motivation to start building your own! With everything from a cheap standing desk to a rustic farmhouse vibe… I’m sure you’ll find the perfect plans for the one that fits your style! Check out the desks and let me know what you think… You can also check our DIY shelving ideas if you’re looking for one.
Here are the ones I found:
DIY Modern Wood Desk
Source: House On Longwood Lane
If you’ve been working from home lately, you’re probably in need of an actual space to work from instead of the kitchen table, right!? If that’s the case this modern wood desk is exactly what you need. So, go ahead and grab your power tools for this one. Plus, I love that huge calendar she has on the wall!
Cheap DIY Wood Desktop
Source: Love Create Celebrate
Don’t you just love it when your shelves match your desk? That’s why this DIY wood desktop is the most stunning idea! This project will cost you around $40 and all you need some wood, wood stain, glue, and screws. Nothing motivates me more than good desk asthetic!
DIY Chippendale Desk
Source: Rain on a Tin Roof
Do you want a stunning desk, but aren’t ready to spend lots of money? I have the perfect solution for you! This DIY Chippendale desk is the perfect way to liven up the workspace in your home. The white color and the stunning shapes on its side add a perfect touch to any office space
DIY School Desk
Source: The Creative Mom
If you need a school desk for the kids to do their work on… then this one’s for you! Instead of turning your kitchen table into a desk, build your own. This one has plenty of storage below the desktop to keep the MESS contained to just one spot… hopefully lol. Download the plans and get crafty with the kids!
DIY Butcher Block Desk Home Office
Source: Beneath My Heart
If you hate all those stacked papers and folders on your desk, this butcher block desk is the easiest way to sort them! It gives you lots of space to organize everything on your desk and the drawer units on both sides give you a ton of extra organization
Simple DIY Desk
Source: Shanty 2 Chic
Let’s get creative and build a simple desk out of barstools. Hopefully, you can find some old barstools on the MARKETPLACE (porch pick up lol) or the thrift store and give them a new purpose instead of letting them sit idly. Revamp them and give yourself a new impressive desk like this one. This is a wonderful DIY project and could be super cheap if you find a good deal!
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DIY Standing Desk Ikea Hack
Source: Paper & Stitch
If you’re ready to have your life changed, take a look at this standing desk with storage space! So, a desk and an additional space? It’s perfect as it will truly tame the clutter on your desk. Just take a look at this standing desk with stunning cabinets. Plus, it can fit any style and space. Who doesn’t love a good Ikea hack!?
Homemade Crafting Desk For Kids
Source: Handmade Charlotte
Do your kids enjoy crafting sessions with all their colorful supplies? Now, you can finally store all their supplies with a desk that costs under $50. With this tutorial, you can find all the materials and supplies you need as well as detailed instructions. This would be a perfect addition to your crafting space so the kids have a spot to get creative as well!
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Super Easy DIY Pipe Desk
Source: Kaleidoscope Living
Are you ready for the easiest tutorial ever!? If you said YES, check this out. This DIY pipe desk is such a fun and simple project that you will wonder what you were doing without such a lovely desk all this time. Grab the needed supplies and five steps later you’ll have a new desk right to get some work done on!
DIY Industrial Farmhouse Desk
Source: Honeybear Lane
Farmhouse-style furniture adds a certain warmth to a home. That is why this industrial farmhouse desk is perfect for your home office or crafting space! Everything from the white shiplap walls to the floating shelves… this setup has it all! Check out the tutorial to see how to build it!
Building A Standing Desk
Source: A Beautiful Mess
If you have some leftover plywood or you’re just looking for a simple weekend project, this might be the one! This DIY standing desk is the perfect blend of keeping your costs down while still looking good doing it. This could also be a great desk to build out in the garage for more storage or a simple workplace!
DIY Mounted Wall Desk
Source: The Crafted Life
Are you ready to get organized!? This wall-mounted desk comes with shelves that will help you organize just about everything. It’s just what you need to clear up all the clutter taking up space in your home. Not to mention it is a super cute work area
Large DIY Desk Plans
Source: Wood Shop Diaries
Need a table that can serve as a desk, a craft station, and everything else in between? Hmmm… that might be hard but fortunately, here’s a magnificent desk that can be everything you want. Versatile and practical? It can’t get better than that!
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DIY Desk for Bedroom
Source: Shanty 2 Chic
Is your bedroom lacking a desk that can hold some decorative books, computer, or laptop? Here’s a gorgeous desk that doesn’t take much space and is easy to build. I absolutely love those chunky farmhouse legs in that dark finish!
Homemade Modern Industrial Desk
Source: Handmade Weekly
Do you want to have a desk that is a mix of modern and industrial style without spending a ton of money? This tutorial shows you how to create a desk that will help you organize your home office. It comes with two drawers and additional space under them for your folders, files, and laptop!
DIY Farmhouse Writing Table
Source: Cherished Bliss
Do you enjoy writing, but never had the dedicated space to write? Writing at the kitchen table is great but having your own inspiring space to let your creativity run wild is a must! This desk is just what you need! With some beginner tools and wood… you’ll be ready to start building this farmhouse table. Plus, there are free plans included in the tutorial!
DIY IKEA Desk Hack
Source: Pretty Providence
Can you believe that a nice and cozy desk can change your entire work life? This desk will cost you under $60 and it’s pretty simple to build. Gather the supplies you need, follow the four steps in the tutorial, and you’ll create the perfect work space!
DIY Industrial Computer Desk with Plans
Source: The Handymans Daughter
If your home office has become cluttered this year, here’s an easy, cheap, and simple solution. This computer desk gives your workspace an industrial touch and lots of storage space to declutter your workspace. So, grab your power tools and get down to work!
Cheap Computer Table Plans
Source: We Lived Happliy Ever After
Are you feeling crafty? Why not learn to build your own desk? This tutorial shows you how to do that and includes free plans that will make building this desk much easier. There is no better time to get your home office lookin fine!
DIY Live Edge Wood Desk
Source: The Merry Thought
A floating desk is a perfect way to both save space and give yourself some additional room to organize! If you can find a live edge slab on the marketplace or somewhere local… this would be a great one to build. I just love the look of that desktop!
DIY Butcher Block Desk
Source: Modish & Main
If you’re one of those people who can never find the perfect desk, nows the time to build one for yourself. This butcher block desk has PLENTY of space that allows you to stay organized. Plus, it has a mix of rustic and industrial style. Those hairpin legs are on point!
How To Build A Simple DIY Writing Desk
Source: Addicited 2 Decorating
Are you looking for a simple desk that just serves its purpose? This tutorial shows you how to create the perfect writing desk. It’s easy to build even for beginners. So grab the needed supplies and build yourself the perfect desk this weekend!
The Easiest DIY Desk Tutorial
Source: Hey Wanderer Blog
Do you need a large desk that doesn’t cost a fortune? The best way to get what you need is to build if yourself! Here’s a gorgeous desk that’s very easy to build and stylish thanks to its hairpin legs that add a minimalistic touch to your space. Plus, that L-shaped layout is amazing!
Hair Pin Leg Diy Computer Table Tutorial
Source: The Kiwi Home
If you’re searching for a desk that is big enough to fit both your monitor and laptop, you are in the right place. This tutorial shows you how to create a minimalist desk using a series of photos that take you through all the steps you need. Ready to build this desk? Go grab that drill and get down to work!
How To Build A Floating Desk
Source: Two Feet First
Looking for a super simple yet functional desk for the kids to work and craft on!? If so, this floating desk is the one! I love how basic it is while still looking great. With some long 2×8’s, heavy duty shelf brackets and a few power tools… you could build this in less than four hours!
DIY A-Frame Desk
Source: Anika’s DIY Life
Desks are perfect when they’re practical… But if you’re looking for both style and practicality then you have to check out this A-frame desk. It will make your office pop and it even has two drawers and some extra space. I love the white and wood finish look!
DIY 12-Foot Long Double Desk
Source: Caitlin Wallace-Rowland
Are you and your partner working from home? Then, one desk won’t do the job. What you need is a desk that is big enough for both of you but doesn’t take up much space. Something like this double desk. It’s 12 feet long and has some storage space. Exactly what you need!
Industrial Sawhorse Desk
Source: Kleinworth & Co
Looking for a super cute industrial style desk to add to your next DIY night? Look no more! This is the perfect tutorial that allows you to easily make a desk of your own at home. Check it out!
Transformable Hairpin Leg Desktop DIY
Source: A Beautiful Mess
If you want some extra desk space but don’t want something that takes up half the room, here’s the perfect solution! This transformable desk can either be a long desk or a corner desk. Plus, the hairpin legs give it a minimalistic touch. Simply, it’s a desk that fits all your needs
Plywood Desk Plans
Source: Within the Grove
Looking for a simple and affordable desk? Look no further! This simple plywood desk will cost you about $75. It not only does its job but also saves space, and it’s super stylish. Plus, it has a storage space built in it. This looks amazing!
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DIY Metal & Wood Corner Desk
Source: DIY Huntress
Are you looking for a small desk that doesn’t take much space!? Here’s a corner desk made of metal and wood that is perfect for any office space. This would be perfect if you made someone make the base for you and then all you’d have to worry about is the wooden desktop!
Left Over Pallet Board Desk
Source: 100 Things 2 Do
If you enjoy crafting and know how to use power tools, here’s a wonderful DIY project to work on this weekend. With some epoxy resin and pallet boards, you will make your very own desk. Working from home just became so much more fun!
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