15 best indoor & outdoor DIY firewood rack & storage ideas, such as easy DIY wood rack, creative log holders, simple firewood shed, & more!
It is almost time for some cozy crackling fire, isn’t it? Let’s talk firewood rack and creative firewood storage ideas for indoor fireplace, wood stove, and outdoor pizza oven or backyard fire pit!
Besides being functional and practical, log holders and firewood storage racks can actually be very attractive as well.
These DIY firewood racks will give you plenty of ideas and inspirations to make your own, with simple materials such as pallets, plumbing pipes, or 2x4s!
Firewood storage is practical, it can be attractive indoors and outdoors as well! Check out today’s inspiring ideas how to make your own firewood rack! 🙂
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Indoor firewood storage bench.
This farmhouse entry bench is great for indoor firewood storage in winter. The firewood offers such a warm and welcoming vibe to a space when stacked neatly under a cubby bench. ( Source: 1 )
You can also build a bench like this using crates! Here are some easy DIY storage bench ideas!
Outdoor firewood storage bench.
You can also build a simple and great looking firewood storage bench for your porch, deck and patio easily! ( Source: 2 )
Easy DIY firewood rack and log holders.
The best firewood racks are simple and efficient. This firewood holder has a simple wood frame and sits on a few concrete cinder blocks. It is easy to build and can hold a lot of wood. ( Source: 3 )
Easy DIY pallet firewood storage rack
Gather a few pallets, cut some in half. With minimal assembly, you will have a sturdy outdoor firewood rack in no time. ( Source: 4 )
If you are wondering where to find good quality free pallets, how to take them apart and project tips, check out this detailed guide all about pallets!
DIY pallet firewood log holder with roof
Add a roof to the DIY outdoor log holder to protect the firewood from rain and moisture rot damage. ( Source: 5 )
A-frame outdoor firewood storage ideas
The simple outdoor firewood storage shed above is designed to be folded flat once empty. A drain pipe is screwed to one of the firewood rack cover panels at top. ( Source )
The upside-down A frame wood rack and log holder is so simple and smart! Just two concrete blocks and four 2x4s! This firewood storage rack is both great for indoors and outdoors. You can even paint the cinder blocks and 2x4s. ( Source )
These firewood racks would be perfect for a DIY outdoor wood fired pizza oven, tutorial here!
Easy DIY indoor firewood rack
This chic and industrial DIY indoor firewood log rack is made from plumbing pipes. }t can hold a large amount of firewood neatly in a small space. The wheels make it portable and easy to clean around. ( Source: 7 )
Use a display shelf for indoor firewood storage.
Make some room on an organizing shelf or in a niche and stack the firewood to look like seasonal decor. ( Source: 8 )
Modern farmhouse firewood rack ideas
These beautiful metal firewood organizers ( from unearthed.net.au, site no longer available ) would look stunning in a fixer upper style modern farmhouse! Steel is not easy to DIY with, but we can find something to re-purpose and recreate the artistic stacked woodpile look! See the next two ideas!
Repurposed metal log holder.
Galvanized water tank or roofing sheets are easy to transform into wood holders for outdoor and indoor storage. ( Image source lost, please let me know if you find it! )
You might also love this great use for all the firewood: wood fired pizzas! Check out How to build a simple wood-fired cob oven with readily available materials!
Modern geometric DIY firewood storage shelf
Such a good looking DIY firewood rack! It’s actually quite easy to make due to the nice design! ( Source: 11 )
Easy DIY outdoor wood log holder with roof
This small DIY firewood rack is compact and great for an outdoor patio or porch. ( Source: 12 )
DIY covered outdoor firewood storage rack
This large DIY outdoor firewood storage rack with a roof protects the wood logs from rain, and looks great in the backyard. ( Source )
DIY outdoor firewood shed with roof
This open back log store structure looks quite attractive against an old stone wall. Update: One of our readers made a good point about not putting lots of firewood too close next to houses with wood sidings, because it may attract bugs. ( Source )
Indoor fireplace wood holder
A fireplace niche is the perfect place to store firewood logs indoors. ( Source )
Indoor firewood storage ideas
Vintage wood crates are great indoor fireplace log holders with a lovely farmhouse charm. ( Source )
Talking about crates, you can make these vintage inspired wooden crates from pallets, and transfer images to them with wax paper!
Easy DIY firewood rack on wheels
This DIY firewood cart is built with such attention and love. Even the paint color is chosen with care to blend beautifully with their furniture and house colors! Tutorial at the Wood Grain Cottage.
Happy building! See you next week!