We just love DIY garden projects. They require quite a lot of imaginative work as well as physical effort and give you a proper reason for spending the weekends outside in your backyard if the sun itself can’t convince you. We all dream of the perfect backyard with a cozy wooden deck to spend summer nights and a beautiful fire pit where you can get warm on cold nights. The process of designing such a place can be difficult and time consuming but you don’t have to do everything at once. Take baby steps and decide which project will come first on your to do list. We have featured a series of DIY Garden Projects For The Perfect Backyard which might come in handy and inspire your dream garden. You can choose from learning how to build the perfect tree bench to unusual flower pots and vertical gardens made out of recycled pallets. Check out the Upcycle An Old Tire Into a Jaw-Dropping DIY Pond project which is very simple to make and the result quite impressive. Enjoy our small gathering and garden away!
1. Learn how to build a tree bench
There is nothing better than listening to the sound of blowing leaves under a beautiful tree. Learn how to build a tree bench from the tutorial linked below.
Find the TUTORIAL HERE
2. Vegetable garden comprised of nine square beds edged with steel
Keep a healthy life style and grow your own vegetables.
3. Birdcages made with burlap, sticks and artificial leaves
Birdcages are so delicate and vintage-looking. Add one to your deck and decorate it with burlap and leaves.
4.Coffee beans & tea lights for a fantastic smell on your deck
We all love the smell of coffee beans so add them to your candle holders for an amplified aroma.
Find them HERE
5. Conceal the air-conditioner
There are many eye sores around the house that should be concealed. Start with the air-conditioner.
6. DIY bird bath
Invite beautiful birds to your garden by installing a bird bath.
Learn how to make it HERE
7. DIY painted garden bench
Take your time and relax in your backyard on a hand-painted colorful bench.
8. Make an outdoor chandelier
You can place a chandelier even outside on your porch for summer nights.
9. DIY path ideas
Every garden should have proper pathways that lead to special spots arranged in your backyard.
10. Bury milk jugs in the bottom of large planters
You can place milk jugs in the bottom of large planters to save potting soil and make the pot lighter to move. Though we are not sure how the plastic of the bottles work with the plants themselves.
11. DIY mini greenhouse
Another great option for planting your herbs is a mini greenhouse.
12. DIY garden swing
Swing away and let your worries disappear in a pallet garden swing.
Learn hot to make it HERE
13. DIY pallet garden table
Pallets are very versatile. Combine them with some succulents for the perfect porch table.
14. DIY pallet garden walkway
Another great usage of recycled pallets.
Find the instructions HERE
15. Creative pallet idea
Or used as a garage-garden storage.
16. DIY raised garden beds
Build some raised garden beds for your plants and herbs.
Instructions found HERE
17. Upcycle An Old Tire Into a Jaw-Dropping DIY Pond
Use an old tire and turn it into a pond for your garden.
18. Learn to lay a brick path
Brick looks amazing used on pathways. Very vintage and authentic.
19. Simple DIY Planter Hangers
You can find all sorts of creative methods of hanging your plants.
20. Build a vertical garden
Use your fence and pallets to build a vertical garden.
21. Garden stones from broken dishes
Recycle everything you own like broken dishes or china into garden stones.
22. Transform Broken Pots Into Magnificent DIY Fairy Gardens
Even broken pots can be turned into fairy gardens.
Find the instructions HERE
23. DIY Garden Furniture Projects
Paint pallet furniture in bright colors for a fun fresh garden design.
24. Toy truck planters
Old rusty trucks can be put to good use as planters.
25. Pallet herb garden
If you want your herbs close to your kitchen, build a pallet herb garden on your porch.
26. A hollow log planter
Use an old log as a planter.
27. Cinder block focal point vertical planter
Everything can be used a vertical planter.
28. Flower pots made out of old shoes
Even old shoes can be transformed into planters.
29. Simple cork planters
We simply adore corks. Carve them into tiny little planters.
30.Wheel barrow planters
An old barrow is very beautiful filled with flowers.
32. Tool box planters
Steal some tool boxes from your partner and use them as planters.
33. Candle holder and flower pot in one
We are not really sure this combination will be beneficial for the flowers; candle heat and plants don’t really go along but the image is beautiful.
34. Hanging wine bottle garden pots
Use those wine bottles as garden pots.
35.Re-purposed shoe holder
This proves the idea than anything can be reused.
So, what do you think? Are these ideas worth considering for the next garden project on your list? Feel free to share your thoughts in the comment section below.