What can I use instead of a nightstand?

What can I use instead of a nightstand?

Top 10 Alternatives to Nightstands

  • A Small Stool. Economical and simple, a small stool can provide a small tabletop for your bedside items while easily complementing a variety of bedroom designs.
  • Side Tables. ...
  • Tree Stump. ...
  • A Pouf or Small Ottoman. ...
  • Short Ladders. ...
  • Restored Crates. ...
  • Accent Chairs. ...
  • Hanging/Floating Wall Shelves.

Should I remove the mirror from my dresser?

Whole Room Imagine how adding or removing a dresser mirror will change the balance and flow of the room. For example, taking away a mirror could make the room look smaller. The style of your room can also affect whether a dresser with mirror is in or out of style.

Can you shorten a dresser?

You could cut the dresser to remove one of the drawers and shorten the dresser so it would fit in the little nook on the other side of the bedroom!"

Can you cut a dresser in half?

There are so many options if you are creative. Cutting the dresser in half to make 2 matching nightstands or living room side tables is a popular choice. You can even remove 1 or 2 of the drawers to create open shelf storage for magazines, books, remotes, etc.

How do you turn a dresser into a file cabinet?

With just some cabinet hardware, and a twist of the screwdriver, you can convert a bedroom dresser into a great looking and functional filing cabinet.

  1. Remove the drawers from a dresser. ...
  2. Add new plastic grip handles to the front of the drawers. ...
  3. Insert metal file folder suspension frames into each drawer.

How do I turn an old dresser into a TV stand?

How to Turn a Dresser into a TV Stand

  1. Deconstruct the Dresser. We started by removing all the drawers, hardware, top, top two drawer runners, and a few decorative elements that were damaged on the piece. ...
  2. Sand and Patch. ...
  3. Rebuild the Structure. ...
  4. Paint and Seal. ...
  5. Drill Holes for Cables. ...
  6. Build the Top. ...
  7. Add New Hardware.