33+ Man Cave Ideas That You Can Try to Make at Home

A man cave is a term to call a special room that a man has in his house where no ladies can enter the room. This man cave contains only man stuff where men can enjoy their time in this room without any disturbance. Well, if you want to build one, you need some man cave ideas that can inspire you to build your favorite DIY man cave. But, before you start it, you need to prepare a space like your garage, attic, outbuilding, and even basement.

Somehow, if you want to have an adorable Man Cave Ideas, you must decorate it. Men usually have no idea how to decorate it, so we would like to share some man cave ideas with you. Hopefully, these following ideas can help men who want to build such a man cave in different styles. You only need to choose your favorite one about this idea. Let us check them out!

Man Cave Ideas

Baseball Bat Steps

Baseball Bat Steps

If you want to build a caveman on the second floor or basement, you need a stair. You can start from the stair for your man cave idea. It seems that you can try baseball bat steps stair idea that will connect your first floor to your second floor of a man cave. You can use some actual baseball sticks that you put orderly on the stair fence.

It looks so attractive, especially if you really like playing baseball. You do not need to repaint the baseball bat to make it look elegant and artisitic.

Home Game Arcade

Home Game Arcade

This can be the most favorite man cave idea that every boy wants in their special rooms. If you want to build a man cave, you can try to complete the room with your favorite stuff. Let us say that you like playing arcade game. Why don’t you put such a home game arcade?.

It looks so fantastic to have this game in your special room. You can spend your days alone to play it or invite your friends into you man cave. It seems that you need a large room to apply this man cave concept.  You can put some home arcade games as you wish.

Hockey Stick Picture Frame

Hockey Stick Picture Frame

If you have an unused hockey stick at home, why don’t you convert it into a picture frame? This picture frame is a nice decoration for you man cave. Building a man cave needs something cool and unique. You can try hockey stick picture frame that looks artistic and old-fashioned.

Basically, this hocket stick will only be used for the photo frame holder where you just hange some photo frams on the hockey sticks in sequence. Then, you can hang the hocket stick on your man cave wall.

Vintage Truck Counter Top

Vintage Truck Counter Top

A man cave can also be a minibar that uses a special counter top. Usually, this concept is applied to a man cave idea in the basemenet. If you like unique design, then you can try vintage truck counter top. This counter top really looks like an old truck that uses a wheel despite everything is actually made from wood.

Also, you can repaint the countertop in dark brown accent. This countertop has an L-shape that functions as a minibar. It looks so rustic but it is perfect for a man cave concept.

Shuffleboard Floors

Shuffleboard Floors

Shuffleboard is a popular game that many kids play, but you can also apply it to your man cave. This man cave idea looks so attractive and adorable. It is also easy to do it yourself. Simply, you can repaint the floor in red color. Make sure you choose concrete flooring.

Then, you can just draw the shuffleboard triangle in white paint. Finally, it is done and it really looks so cool. You can try this concept inside the man cave along the corridor. You can create a cool shuffleboard floor as long as you want. Besides, you can also choose your favorite colors instead of red such as blue, grreen, yellow, and much more.

Recycled Golf Club Coat Rack

Recycled Golf Club Coat Rack

When you have some collections of golf club coat that you do not use them anymore, then you can convert it into a cool rack for you man cave. This is a cool recycled golf club coat rack that is easy to make. Simply, you can prepare a small panel for the golf club coat holder, and then you just arrange them in sequence.

Once you attach them on the panel, then you can put the rack on your man cave wall. It will be nice if you repaint it with dark brown accent that matches the wall color.

A Murphy Bar

A Murphy Bar

A murphy bar is a kind of wall mounted cabinet that is also foldable to convert it into a murphy bar. This murphy bar is made from wood where the door will function as the table when you open it. You can build a murphy bar for your man cave wall decoration and items storage.

You can simply mount it on your man cave wall. It is a really cook foldable cabinet for a minibar in a man cave. You also need to prepare two bar stools. You can serve your guests on this murphy bar inside your man cave.

The Table Top Lamp with Charger

The Table Top Lamp With Charger

A man cave also needs a table that is designed specifically for gadget  users. If you do not want to run out your smartphone battery, then you can build a table top with a lamp and charger. This is a modern technology that you can do it yourself. You can use a charger and then combine it with the table top lamp.

Certainly, it will also connect to the power where you can hide the cable under the table. This is an easy man cave idea to make your room look attractive and functional.

Seat Belt Buck for Keys

Seat Belt Buck For Keys

A man cave can be a place to store your private items, including keys. If you need a key holder that looks unique and special, then you can try seat belt buck for keys. This keys holder liks a seatbelt that where you can hang the keys on the seatbelt. It looks so attractive and useful. Also, you can easily install it on your wall. You need to more seatbelt buck for more keys. This is a good idea if you do not like regular key holder.

Industrial Toilet Paper Holder

Industrial Toilet Paper Holder

A man cave also needs a toilet where you also can put a toilet paper in the room. Somehow, if you want to choose a toilet paper holder, then we would recommend you to choose industrial toilet paper holder. It is also easy to create one because you only need to use some iron pipe that you attach to the wall. Then, you can just put the toilet paper roll on the holder. It looks so nice, espciallly if you prefer a rustic man cave concept.

Gas Pipe Shelf

Gas Pipe Shelf

A man cave also needs a shelf to store books, decorative items, flower vases, and much more. But, if you want to have such a unique shelf in your man cave, then you may try gas pipe shelf man cave idea. This shelf is made from iron gas pipe that are not used anymore.

Simply, you can use some gas pipes to make it look like a shelf. But, you need some board or wooden panels for the surface. You can decide how many levels you like. This gas pipe shelf is mounted on the wall, so you need extra work to install it.

Fishing Rod Holder

Fishing Rod Holder

A man cave may also store some fishing equipment. If you need a man cave idea that looks attractive for fishing equipment, then you can try to build a fishing rod holder that is hanged on the room ceiling. This fisihing rod holder is made from towel racks that you attach to the room ceiling. Then, you can put your fisihing tools on the holder neatly.

A Multiple Liquor Dispenser

A Multiple Liquor Dispenser

A man cave is like minibar in the basement that needs some cool stuff. For instance, you can put a multiple liquor dispensr that is mounted on the wall. This cool dispenser can pour some kinds of liquor according to your wishes such as beer, whiskey, wine, and etc. It depends on how many bottle you have. Usually, a multiple liquor dispenser is used for five bottles. This sounds cool for  a modern man cave idea despite it may be a bit expensive.

The Comic Room

The Comic Room

For those who like reading comics, you can build such a man cave that has comic theme. This is a cool man cave idea that is easy to imitate. Basically, you only have to change the wallpaper of the room into comic images. You can use any kinds of comic covers in various sizes. It looks so attractive for a small man cave. You also need to complete the rooms with some regular items like couch, a table, a chair, and much more.

Drinko Plinko Bottle Opener Game

Drinko Plinko Bottle Opener Game

For a man cave with a minibar theme, it needs a bottle opener. Therefore, you can try Drinklo Plinko bottle opener game that looks so fanstastic in dark brown accent. This kind of man cave decoration is not difficult to make. You only need to prepare a simple bottle opener from the mid-century age. It is not the only decaration that you can choose, but it is a good way for completion.

Keg Urinal

Keg Urinal

It is a unique urinal that is made from metal. This is a good concept for a man cave that requires a modern keg urinal. It is a bit difficult to create, but you always have time to make one. You can use a big can that is cut in a half. This keg urinal is the best choice to mount inside your man cave toilet where it will add value to the room.

The Armory

The Armory

If you like war games or like armies, then you can build a man cave that has the armory design. The armory man cave looks so attractive becasue you can use several gun toys that you arrange on the wall. You can choose some gun toys in different colors to make it look amazing while it does not look so scary. It does not mean that you like war. This armory man cave idea becomes the most favorite theme for kids room.

Man Cave Wood Pallet Bar

Man Cave Wood Pallet Bar

A man cave does not always use expensive things. Well, you can try the low-budget man cave by using wood pallet bar. This wood paller bar is a perfect choice if you want to build a family bar inside your man cave. Also, you do not need to paint the wood pallet bar to make it look rustic. Somehow, you also need to use a big sofe so that you can invite your friends to enjoy movie times. In addition, you can choose dark accent for the room with bright lighting.

Paint Your Mini Fridge

Paint Your Mini Fridge

A man cave needs mini fridge to store liquors so they will stay cool. However, it looks usual if you just have a mini fridge without decorating it. Well, you can paint your mini fridge to make it look more attractive. For instance, you repaint it into black color and then you just write down some texts on the fridge door. This is a perfect choice to make your man cave exclusive and unique. It is also not difficult to apply this cool theme.

DIY Hidden Door Bookshelf

DIY Hidden Door Bookshelf

A man cave also needs a door, but you can use this door for a hidden bookshelf. This door looks so amazing because it has multi funciton. All you need to have is a creative though. How to make such a DIY hidden door bookshelf? You can choose the inner part for the shelf. When the door is closed, it will become a shelf. it also can save space, especially if you have minimalist man cave.

Chalkboard Game Table

Chalkboard Game Table

A man cave is actually similar to regular room, but it is built specifically for men. So, this room contains men stuff including the table and the sofa. The table for the man cave is also flexible to make and you can try the chalkboard game table that uses dark table which resembles a blackboard.

Meanwhile, you also prepare the chalk so you can write down on the table or just play UNO on the table along with your friends. It is a great idea to have fun inside your man cave during the lockdown.

DIY Backyard Bowling

DIY Backyard Bowling

Your backyard can be a nice man cave, but you need a brilliant idea to make it attractive. Well, you can try DIY backyard bowling spot that looks simple and easy. You only need to use some panels for the floor and then you use actual bowling that you can play in the backyard. Even though it is not as sophisticated as a regular bowling, at least it can make you feel more fun during the quarantine days.

Concession Stand

Concession Stand

Building a small wall mounted rack or stand is the easiest way to make your man cave look adorable. Why don’t you try concession stand to store your favorite snacks? This wall-mounted concession stand is very simple and you can easily create one made from black panel. It is a good choice for those who prefer dark theme for their man cave ideas. You can build this concession stand  near the window for a better look.

The Makeshift Bar

The Makeshift Bar

It is like a muliple-use dispenser, but it looks more rustic and traditiona.. The makeshift bar will be the best choice if you do not want to spend a lot of money to build a mini bar inside your man cave. You can use a wooden box where you can put three faucets to pour three different liquors. Meanwhile, you can adjust the number of faucets according to your wishes. For a minibar, we would recommend you to choose three glasses of makeshift bar.

What Happens in the Man Cave

What Happens In The Man Cave

A man cave is a private room where nothing can go outside when it happens inside. So, what happens in the man cave must stay in the mancave. This is a good decoration for your man cave that you can attach to the wall. It is a simple decoration, but it has a big meaning. You can make it using a large board and use black background. You can write down the texts using white markers. It is very attractive despite it is just an ordinary man cave decoration.

Table with Cooler in the Middle

Table With Cooler In The Middle

A man cave that is built for a party may require a table with a cooler in the middle. This is a great theme for such a party man cave so that you can invite your friends to hang out in your home. The table with cooler in the middle is a  brilliant idea because you do not need a refrigerator anymore. This table with cooler will store some liquor bottles that you can just grab them when you want to drink them.

Faux Stone Columns

Faux Stone Columns

It is like pillars inside a room, but it is a good choice to make your man cave look different and typical. You can try the Faux stone column that looks so attractive, but it is not easy to make. Also, you need a large room because it is not only built for decoration, but it can also function as the room holder. This can make your man cave become stronger. But, this is not a good choice if you have no idea how to create because it is quite difficult to make it.

Wrench Hooks

Wrench Hooks

Are you a car repairman? Somehow, you have some wrenches that you do not use anymore. Meanwhile, you need some decorations for your Man Cave Ideas. You can try to use the wrenches for the decoration. You can convert them into wrench hooks. But, you need to bend every wrench to look like a hook. After that, you can attach the wrench hooks on the wall. This may only compatible with wooden wall concept. It is a special man cave idea for low-budget guy.

The Tire Table

The Tire Table

If you need a table for your man cave, why don’t you create it by yourself? You can make such a DIY Man Cave Ideas table using unused tires. You can repaint the tires in red colors and then you just put a round plate on the tire for the surface. It really looks adorable and you also can save money. Maybe, this can be the best choice for the easy man cave concept.

Whiskey Barrel Sink

Whiskey Barrel Sink

If there is an unsed whiskey barrel, then you can convert into a sink. This whiskey barrel sink looks so rustic because it is made from wood is one of great for Man Cave Ideas. All you need to do is to redesign the top part of the barrel into  a sink. This is a great idea to make your man cave look traditional, but it is still functional. This man cave concept is suitable for a man cave that uses wooden materils on every corner of the room. You also need to use brown color for every items inside the room.

Shot Glass Holder

Shot Glass Holder

Building a minibar inside a man cave is a good idea, but you also need a shot glass holder that you can create it from small panle and wood. This shot glass holder is mounted on the wall and then you can use small sticks for the glass holder. You can just put the glass on the holder neatly. You can take the glass when you want to drink wine.

Hiding From Wife Sign

Hiding From Wife Sign

A man cave is the best place to hide from your wife. So, it is not a bad idea to build such a man cave so your wife will not know where you are. Anyway, you can put a nice decoration in your man cave with hiding from wife sign. This is just an easy wall decoration to make the man cave looks funny. You can put this decoration on the wall like a photo frame. Whenever somebody reads it, they will laugh.

Man Cave Rules Sign

Man Cave Rules Sign

If you like inviting friends in your Man Cave Ideas, then you can try to decorate the room with the man cave rules sign. The sign tells guests about what they can do and what they cannot do. For instance, you can write no whining, no chick flicks or girl talk, no crying, and much more. These signs can be written down on a whiteboard with black ink. You can write down so many rules on the board. Even though it is just for a man cave, it is just for fun.

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