A sideboard can come in handy when you need extra storage space in your home. You can place sideboards in your kitchen, living room, and bedroom.
In this article, I have compiled a list of 30 DIY sideboard ideas including their plans. Feel free to pick one and start the making process.
1. Sideboard With Mesh Doors
Are you looking for extra storage in your kitchen? If you have enough space you can opt for this DIY sideboard idea. It has a lot of storage compartments. I love the mesh doors on this sideboard, it looks way better than the regular cupboard door. This DIY project will teach you how to make this sideboard for your kitchen.
2. DIY Sideboard Cabinet
Here’s another sideboard cabinet idea that would look great in your kitchen. I love the wood finishing of this sideboard. Also, the sideboard has a lot of storage compartments. The countertop is large enough for decor or storage. The making process is not so easy but it’ll definitely be worth it.
3. DIY Sideboard/Buffet Cabinet
If you have a rustic kitchen, having this sideboard would not be a bad idea at all. It has two pull out drawers, it also has a bottom cabinet compartment that is large enough to contain pots, pans and other kitchen ware. Having woodworking experience is an added advantage.
4. DIY Modern Kitchen Sideboard
If you have a modern themed kitchen in your home I would suggest this sideboard idea. The first thing I fell in love with were the colours used on this sideboard. It has pull-out drawers and low cabinets too. The making process would take some time, and you would need some woodworking tools to be able to complete this.
5. Farmhouse Sideboard Idea DIY
This sideboard is perfect for a farmhouse setting. If you have been searching for a sideboard that has enough countertop space for your TV, Here’s one you can make. It doesn’t have doors, it just has two shelves that are wide enough to contain a lot of things. You’ll love this sideboard after making it.
6. Modern House Sideboard DIY
With this sideboard, you can make your kitchen look a whole lot better. It has three pull out drawers and two cabinet doors with compartments large enough for your storage needs. The countertop space is also big enough for storage or decor. Make sure you have enough space in your kitchen before making this.
7. DIY Huge Sideboard DIY
Are you looking for something huge? You should have enough space in your kitchen, this DIY sideboard is space consuming. It has four pull-out drawers, and four bottom shelves with cabinet doors. The making process is not so easy, it is time-consuming and requires the use of woodworking tools.
8. DIY Ikea Hack Sideboard
This hack will show you how to transform your current sideboard to the amazing sideboard above. 70% of people I have met have normal sideboards with little or no design. You can make your space look a whole better with this Ikea hack. The transformation process is quite easy to follow.
9. Scandinavian Sideboard DIY
Have you been looking for a scandi-style sideboard idea for your home? I found an amazing one. It is very easy to make, and it is beautiful too. This could literally be crowned the most stylish sideboard idea.
10. Retro DIY Sideboard
I love this retro style sideboard. The cabinet door knobs used are lovely. This sideboard is ideal if you have an all-white kitchen. You can use this sideboard in your bedroom, living room, and just about anywhere else in your home. The making process is not so easy to follow if you are a complete beginner.
11. DIY Sideboard With Wine Storage
This is a multi-use sideboard that I think should be in every home. It has a storage compartment that is fairly large enough for storing things. By the side, there’s a wine storage compartment that can contain more than ten of your favourite wines.
12. Scandinavian Modern Sideboard DIY
Here’s another amazing sideboard idea that deserves to be in every living room. The countertop space of this sideboard would be enough to contain your TV and a bunch of flower vases. The sideboard also has storage compartments that are large enough to contain a lot of items.
13. DIY Buffet Cabinet Sideboard
I fell in love with this sideboard at first sight. The roughness of the countertop is amazingly outstanding. This would be a great fit for rustic or farmhouse themed kitchens. I also love the fact that this sideboard has a lot of storage compartments.
14. DIY Mirrored Sideboard From Dresser
In this DIY project, a dresser was transformed into the beauty you are looking at. I bet you haven’t seen a mirrored sideboard before. It looks great, and the best part is that you can make it by yourself. This sideboard would be perfect for your bedroom or living room.
15. DIY Box Sideboard
If you are looking for a smaller sideboard idea, here’s one you can make for your home. This sideboard might not be ideal for a kitchen, but it sure would make a great fit for your living room or bedroom. The making process is quite easy to follow.
16. Bowling Alley Sideboard With Wine Storage
Despite having large cabinets for storage, this amazingly outstanding sideboard also has a wine storage compartment for your favourite drinks. Due to the shape of this fantastic sideboard, it was named “bowling alley” by the creator. I would highly recommend this sideboard for a modern house.
17. 50’s Inspired Sideboard DIY
If you are looking for a retro-style sideboard idea for your home, I found this one and I think it would fit great in your living room. The making process would take a while due to the nature of this sideboard, but even beginners would be able to make this sideboard with the right tools handy.
18. Transformed Sideboard Idea DIY
If you have an already existing sideboard, you do not have to throw it away. In this DIY project, you will learn how to transform your old rickety sideboard to the beauty seen in the image above. The transformation process would take some time but you would be proud at the end.
19. Reclaimed Wood Sideboard DIY
This is one of those sideboards whose beauty can completely transform your home. I think this particular sideboard would look great in your living room. Reclaimed wood was used to make this sideboard. It has four storage compartments.
20. Designed Wood Sideboard DIY
Laser technology was used to design the cabinet doors of this sideboard. This sideboard can be in your kitchen, living room or bedroom. It is not so easy to make, you will need a lot of equipment to get this done. If you have experience in woodworking, that would be great.
21. Farmhouse Style Buffet Sideboard DIY
If you have a farmhouse themed kitchen, this sideboard would be a great way to increase the storage in your kitchen.
22. Modern House Sideboard DIY
I fell in love with this sideboard because of the colour used. You can make this an all blue, yellow or use whatever colour you please. This DIY project will teach you how to make this sideboard.
23. DIY Farmhouse Buffet Sideboard
The rustic look of this sideboard makes it ideal for a rustic themed kitchen. It has compartments that will improve the storage in your kitchen.
24. DIY Sideboard Idea With Copper Handle
The first thing that caught my eye was the copper handle of this sideboard. It’s quite beautiful and easy to make too. You can choose to leave it like this or paint it.
25. DIY Pallet Sideboard
Here’s a pallet wood sideboard that can inspire you to create an amazing one for yourself. You will need to have woodworking experience to be able to make this sideboard idea.
26. DIY Dresser To Sideboard
In this DIY project, you will learn how to transform your old dresser to a sideboard that you can use in your home. The transformation process is easy to learn.
27. DIY Sideboard Idea
This sideboard would be ideal for a kitchen, bedroom, and living room. The making process would require the use of woodworking tools.
28. Sideboard From Kitchen Wall Cabinets
Here’s another great one I found. In this DIY project, you will learn how to transform your kitchen wall cabinet into a useful sideboard for storage.
29. Modern Style Sideboard Ideas
Here’s another sideboard that will help increase storage in your kitchen. It is easy to make and won’t take up much space in your kitchen.
30. DIY Planked Wood Sideboard
The making process of this sideboard requires you to strictly pay attention. There are a lot of numbers and measurements involved in making this planked wood sideboard.