Blog - February 5, 2024

How to move and destroy buildings in Palworld

If you are not satisfied with your base or any monstrosity you have created Palworld, breathe easy, as you can destroy your structures and move them after reclaiming the used materials. Here’s everything you need to know to do so.

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How to destroy structures in Palworld

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IN PalworldYou can destroy a structure by bringing up the construction wheel and Press C on PCor Click RS on XboxLater Select the structure you want to destroy. This will also reclaim any materials you used to build it.


Palworld is an early access game so content may change as the game progresses with updates and full launch. This article will be updated with the game as it requires.

Here’s how to destroy structures step by step:

  • During the game, press B on PC or Up on the D-pad on Xbox to show the building wheel.
  • If you look at the bottom of the screen, you will see the enable option Disassembly mode.
  • Press C on PC or Click on the right bar on Xbox controller.
  • Look at and mark the structure you want to destroy.
  • Press the button to Disassemble structure and it will immediately break.
  • You will then get your documents back.
  • Congratulations, you are free to build another structure as you wish. After all, if you can increase your base level in Palworld, you will be able to build more bases around Palpagos. This means you may need to rearrange some of your creations and salvage necessary materials where possible, all of which contribute to the greater good of home hosting your mini.


    While Pocket Pair is very generous in returning you all of your materials after the structure is destroyed, one thing you need to watch out for is becoming overwhelmed. Make sure to increase your carry weight as soon as possible to combat this.

    How to move structures in Palworld

    As of now, you can not move structures in Palworld without deconstructing them first. The only way to move a structure or building that you have misplaced is to destroy it and place it in the appropriate location. Luckily, destroying a structure returns all materials to your inventory, so it’s essentially the same as moving structures.

    Of course, it’s helpful to know these little things, especially since building structures is just one of the many ways you can level up quickly in Palworld—so we also included base construction in our essential operations Palworld Tips and tricks guide for beginners!

    So there you have it! You know everything you need to know about moving and destroying structures in Palworld. Enjoy!