If you’ve limited counter space in your kitchen, adding a kitchen island is a great solution to add some storage and workspace to your kitchen. Instead of putting everything on your counter top, you can place some of your kitchen tools on the island.
But, if you have a limited budget or you just can’t find the perfect island for your kitchen, here you will find 15 DIY kitchen islands that you can build yourself – without breaking the bank.
1. $30 Kitchen Island
All you need to build this cute kitchen Island is 2x4s. If you like this design, go to Mom in Music City for a complete tutorial.
2. Wash Tub to Kitchen Island
Turn an old washtub into a fabulous kitchen island. Just add a wood plank top, a shelf and you have a very functional kitchen island. Get full instructions at Magazine Your Home
3. Kitchen Island Made From Two Nightstands
If you have a couple of nightstands, you can turn them into this cool kitchen island for cheap! Get full instructions at Make The Best of Things
4. Cabinet Transformed Into Multi-function Kitchen Island
Corey turned old $5.00 cabinet from a garage sale into this awesome kitchen island! Go to Sawdust 2 Stitches to see full detailed instructions.
5. A Kitchen Island Made From an Old Door
Kitchen Island made out of an old door and glass on top for easy cleaning. So Cool! Get full tutorial at T.C Design’s