16 Cheap & Easy DIY Raised Garden Beds
Raised garden beds make gardening easier and more efficient, hence more and more people want to have these kinds of gardens. Raised garden beds also act as a great barrier for garden pests and insects. They are often simple and inexpensive to build and many can even be created from re-purposed or recycled parts.
Here are some great DIY Raised Garden Beds for vegetables and other crops, that you can make for your backyard.
1. Raised Bed Garden in a Pallet Crate
Build a cheap raised bed garden by repurposing used pallet crates. (DIY instructions: Always Something Home)
2. Garage Doors Into Raised Garden Bed
Build raised beds for your garden using garage door panels and fence posts. (DIY instructions: Life at The Cottage)
3. Sleek Wooden Garden Bed
This kind of raised garden bed is ideal for those gardens that don’t have proper space. (DIY instructions: Loonyville)
4. Woven Willow Garden Bed
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Here’s simple project where branches are woven around stakes to create a pretty and durable border for a raised garden bed. (DIY instructions: eHow)
5. Natural Wood Raised Garden
Make a natural looking raised garden by using free, natural materials such as small branches, a few thicker logs and some straight timber sections. The result is stunning! (DIY instructions: Instructables)