If you have a drab bedroom or a really outdated headboard, you’ll love these headboards you can make this weekend. We have collected some of our favorite headboards to show you. Make one for your own bedroom or add one to your guest room at home. No matter where you hang it, you’ll be glad you took on these projects.
rustic plank headboard wall
This accent wall looks great behind the headboard. Inspired by beach trips, the finish is as beautiful as the ocean itself. Find out how to make a budget-friendly accent wall here.
rustic chevron twin headboard
This project started with wood salvaged from a family barn. Transform into a gorgeous and rustic headboard. You’ll love the Chevron design and upcycling. This headboard looks great on a twin bed. See here for instructions on how to make your own rustic chevron headboard.
peace wood headboard
You could buy a headboard, but when you see this DIY headboard with colorful accents, you’ll want to make one instead. The results are great and you can customize your final project to use your color scheme. Get instructions on how to make your own wooden headboard here.
simple reclaimed wood headboard
This project looks simple, but I think you’ll agree that it’s great. Create a rustic and romantic atmosphere in your bedroom by making this headboard out of scrap wood. Find out how to complete this headboard project here.
curved reclaimed wood headboard
Don’t throw away that old tree! Use it to create a gorgeous curved wooden headboard that looks great in your space. Learn how to make a curved wooden headboard here.
slipcover headboard cover
This no-sew headboard cover is the ideal way to update the look of your bedroom without spending a fortune or time on a building project. Give your bedroom a new look without even needing to sew. Learn how to make a headboard cover slipcover here.
beadboard headboard diy
If you have a good size bead board left over from a previous project, you may want to make this inexpensive and beautiful headboard. This is one of the easiest ways to make your bedroom look great without breaking the bank. Find out how this headboard was made for less than $5.
old shutter headboard
If you’re installing new shutters in your home, save one of your old ones and make this gorgeous, easy upcycled headboard. You can paint it in your favorite color to make it your own. Learn how to make your own shutter headboard here.
tall slatted headboard
If you’re looking for headboard ideas that are inexpensive yet you’ll love this tall slatted headboard. This project is so easy and simple, yet has a farmhouse feel to it that will dramatically change the look of your room. Learn how to make a tall slatted headboard here.
tufted upholstered headboard
Create this bushy headboard out of your old headboard and your favorite upholstery fabric to create a unique look that’s sure to impress when you head to bed every night. Learn how to make your own tufted headboard here.
old door headboard
Turn an old door into a lovely and unique headboard with this super easy project. This is amazing and much better than the big box store options. Learn how to make old door headboards yourself here.
tall tufted headboard
You will love the finish of this tall tufted headboard. Dramatic, stylish, and super easy to make. Make a few so you can have new headboards in every bedroom in your home. Learn how to make this tall tufted headboard here.
You may also like DIY nightstands:
If you don’t want a headboard you can make this weekend, try a nightstand. If you’re interested in building something for your home but lack the experience, these nightstands are a good place to start. Learn how to assemble your own bedroom furniture here.
Take advantage of this project to get the cozy look of your fireplace without any hazards or maintenance. You’ll love how this project turns out and how easy it is to recreate. Learn how to make an artificial fireplace here.
This bench starts out as a 2×6 and ends up being the perfect place to sit and place your stuff. Add this waterfall bench to your entryway, mudroom, or anywhere your family can use it with function and style. Check out the steps to create your own waterfall bench here.