DIY School Crate on Wheels
Gather Tools and Materials
All of these items can be found at The Home Depot:
Paint and Paintbrushes
(4) Caster Wheels
Sand the Wooden Crate
Wipe the Wooden Crate with a Tack Cloth
Remove any dust and debris from your crate using a tack cloth. This will ensure your paint goes on smoothly.
Paint your Crate
Give your child the creative freedom to choose the paint colors for their crate. Set aside to dry.
Install the Caster Wheels
Attach the Plastic Planters
Measure about 1 inch from the top of the planter and use your drill bit to create a small hole in the plastic planter. Figure out exactly where you want the planters to be placed on the wooden crate.
Place the planter against the crate and drill ½ inch screws into pre-drilled holes.
Fill the Crate with School Essentials and your Favorite Plants
It’s so convenient having everything in one crate and the wheels make it so easy to move around. This is the perfect craft to do with your little ones now that it’s the start of another school year.