Making DIY garden projects for an inviting outdoor space is fun. I love to sit outside in the evening, especially when the weather is good. This time of the year is ideal for outdoor activities. So, today I am sharing easy to construct garden projects that anyone can make.
These projects are also great for any size backyard. Some of them are just perfect for a small space as well as a big yard. There are so many DIY garden projects you can make for your outdoor space.
What garden projects to make for outdoor space?
Some ideas in this post include:
1. Raised garden beds
2. Build a tree bench
3. Decorative bird cage
4. Scented candles
5. Air conditioner fence
6. DIY bird bath
7. Rain waiter barrel
8. Garden bench
9. Garden chandelier
10. Stone garden pathway
11. Garden potting tip
12. DIY greenhouse
13. Wooden garden swing
14. Pallet garden table
15. Garden walkway using pallets
16. Pallet garden tools organizer
17. Square foot planting templates
18. Seed containers
19. Make a pond
20. Make a wind chime or wind bell
21. DIY garden markers
22. Stone border for landscaping
23. Garden bed edging
24. DIY Indoor planter box
Let’s get started with the must have outdoor space DIY garden projects.
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DIY garden projects
Raised garden beds
I just love how perfect the raised garden beds look!
Here’s a beautiful image tutorial to making your own.
How to make a DIY raised garden bed? This infographic has all the details you will need to make a perfect raised garden bed.
Build a tree bench
Have a tree in your backyard? Make a bench around it to add feature to your outdoor space.
This will be great for you!
I love these birdcages made with burlap, sticks and artificial leaves. Make artificial decorative accents to hang in your outdoor space.
Put a vanilla scented tea light in a bowl filled with coffee beans.
The warmth from the tea light will heat the coffee beans. And have your house smell like French vanilla coffee.
DIY coffee bean tea lights (link no longer available).
Air conditioner fence
Don’t let that air conditioner ruin your entrance. Hide it behind fencing and shrubs. Make sure to give enough room to allow for passage of air and ensure no overheating takes place.
DIY bird bath
Wow to the brightness. Spray paint urn and pot and screw them together.
Makes an adorable bird bath in your flower pot.
DIY easy bird bath via mami talks.
DIY Garden projects
Rain water barrel
Place a barrel or a plastic drum near the downspout. Use the rain water later for watering your plants later.
DIY Garden projects – bench
I love how pretty this colorful bench looks!
DIY painted garden bench, unknown source.
Use a hanging basket and crystals to make this beautiful chandelier.
Hang it on your porch or tree with a chain. And use candles or solar lights for outdoor lighting.
Garden stone pathway
DIY pathways using stones and tiles look so neat and perfect. Use gravel to cover the dirt and soil and viola a professional pathway is installed.
Garden potting tip
Bury milk jugs in the bottom of large planters. Great idea to make the pots lighter and to make lifting and moving possible. This idea is also good for saving potting soil.
I love this recycled bricks and window greenhouse. So different from the traditional ones we keep seeing all the time. Make a mini DIY greenhouse. unknown source
Wooden garden swing
Adding a swing to the garden adds to the beauty of the place. It makes it so inviting and relaxing.
DIY garden projects
Pallet garden table
The plant column in the center of the table is an amazing idea. With stones it makes a beautiful statement. You can also add a planter or a container in the center of a table by cutting out a piece to it’s size. This will ensure no damage is done to the wood when you water the plants.
DIY pallet garden table tutorial via today’s nest.
Garden pathway using pallets
An inexpensive way to make a bold entrance. Have pallets to dump?
Pallet garden tools organizer
I love everything about this organizer. From hanging on the wall to saving space!
Square foot planting template
Use a square sheet of plywood and spools with wood glue to make planting templates.
DIY square foot garden planting templates.
DIY garden projects – Seed containers
Repurpose, reuse and recycle.
How cute! Use tic-tac containers for saving seeds.
Make a pond
Recycle an old tire into making a pond.
Make a wind bell or wind chime
Make a wind chime for your garden.
DIY garden projects – garden markers
Use duct tape to make plant markers for your garden.
DIY garden projects – Stone border
Arrange stones around your plants to give them a proper border.
Garden bed edging
Make square bed edges with steel for an urbanized garden design.
Make an indoor planter box using wood that doubles as an outdoor flower box. Get details to making this beginner project using IKEA frame and wood from Home Depot.
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