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15 Creative DIY Repurposed Drums as Furniture and Décor

Drummers are creative beings. And in the world of DIY home décor, there’s no limit to the ideas we can come up with. Today we’re looking at 15 creative repurposed uses of drums and percussion in tons of different applications around the home.

1. An awesome old snare drum glass table

Glass top table made from an old marching snare drum

2. The perfect match

A set of stacked drums and stacked cymbals that look like a man giving flowers to a woman

3. The drum fan

A bass drum converted into a fan

4. An awesome use of drums for a child’s room

Tom drums mounted on the wall that provide storage for a child's room

5. A drum set chandelier, complete with cymbals

A drum set chandelier, hanging from the ceiling of a bar, complete with cymbals

6. A drumming gamer’s entertainment center made from a bass drum

A drumming gamer's entertainment center made from a bass drum

7. For the office boss who wants to get in some kick drum work

A desk with a bass drum underneath for practicing bass drum patterns and a garbage can repurposed from a floor tom

8. A creative bookshelf made from tom drums

A creative bookshelf made from tom drums

9. A drummer’s cookout

A snare drum modified to be a barbeque with food cooking

10. An awesome coffee table made from an old bass drum

An awesome coffee table made from an old bass drum

11. Succulent planters made from tom drums

Succulent planters made from tom drums

12. Another awesome glass-top coffee table made from a DW floor tom, complete with images of Neil Peart on the inside of the shell

A glass-top coffee table made from a DW floor tom complete with images of Neil Peart on the inside of the shell

13. Minimalist drummer clock

A minimalist clock made from a snare drum

14. A drummer’s Christmas trees

Three Christmas trees made from stacked drums

15. The DOG drum

An image of a dog inside their bed, which is a modified bass drum complete with a pillow

Nick Cesarz

Nick is a drummer, percussionist, and blogger from Milwaukee, WI. He toured extensively with Vinyl Theatre, opening up for acts like twenty one pilots, Panic! at the Disco, and more. Now no longer touring, his passion lies in gear and playing the kit as much as time allows.

2 Comments

  1. Great ideals, have made several different entertainment center pieces. As well as end tables, hanging lights etc. I love the Neil Peart table.

  2. Thank you for posting one of my art pieces. If you like to see more
    Instrumentalfurnishings.com
    That’s was a piece I did for an auction and Neil signed it on the head around the edge.
    Thanks again
    Terry

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