What i will make for both nightstands🙌🏻 attached brackets and legs to bottom crate. Screw in with slightly smaller screws wood can crack easily. 2 - Use wood glue to secure crates together 3 - add metal braces to backsides 4 - lightly sand and paint!
My lovely DIY shelf in my guest room using 4 crates stacked together! Simple edge-paint project that ties the colors of the room together immediately. All my guests compliment it all the time. It is very sturdy and holds heavy books to sweaters.
Creating cubbies for your junk means everything will look tidy even when items wind up out of place. Choose matching bins from an office supply store, or puzzle together bottoms of cereal or pasta boxes to DIY a customized system.