Fire up your can-do attitude with these DIY garden wood projects! Woodworking seems like a difficult challenge, but check out this roundup of DIY outdoor wood projects and you'll wonder why you've been avoiding your woodworking tools all this time. Don't let your garden and yard look shabby because you think you can't afford to spruce it up, either. These DIY garden wood projects will definitely keep you busy without breaking the bank!
Garden Wood Projects: Transform Your Yard From Sad To Splendid!
1. DIY Succulent Planter
This is why we DIY buffs never throw stuff out –including small pieces of wood. They can come in handy sometimes, just like these cute and easy DIY succulent planters. They make both great garden and indoor decor, too.
2. DIY Potting Bench
A potting bench is an essential gardening tool no one should have to spend a fortune on. It's a good thing many gardeners also love to DIY. They won't bat an eyelash at this easy DIY potting bench.
3. DIY Cooler Box
Working on DIY projects can make you all hot and sweaty, and refreshments after work or while working couldn't be any more perfect. So why not work on this DIY cooler box for some cool and refreshing drinks right in the garden! Come to think of it, this will also make a cool gift to give your dad or your man on Father's Day!
4. 17 Creative DIY Pallet Planter Ideas for Spring
We have yet to find a DIY-er who doesn't love pallets, especially free pallets. There are a whole lot of things you can do with them, including DIY outdoor wood projects. Check out these creative DIY pallet planter ideas and you'll waste no time (and pallets) getting right to work!
5. Outdoor Storage Bench Seat For The Yard | DIY Project
One of the reasons we love to DIY is to create things that work well with our landscape. It can be difficult to find functional decor and accessories for small spaces so we try to make them ourselves. This outdoor storage bench is only fitting for a small yard with a lot of DIY activities going on.
6. DIY Fold Down Hanging Bar
You'll love this uber functional accessory for your garden or backyard patio. This DIY fold down hanging bar works in so many amazing ways. It's the perfect use of valuable vertical spaces in your backyard. It can work as a bar for outdoor parties, and as an extra storage for any other day.
7. Build This Simple And Affordable Work Bench in 60 Minutes
If you're looking for easy outdoor wood projects for beginners, you've found one in this cheap and easy DIY workbench. Kickstart your creative streak with this easy wood project you can complete in a jiffy.
8. DIY Giant Connect Four For Your Backyard
All work and no play makes any DIY-er dull and bored. For serious outdoor fun, build this DIY giant connect four board game. It can work as garden decor, and your outdoor parties have just become that much cooler with this classic game.
9. 17 Outdoor Pallet Projects For DIY Furniture
Pallet wood always makes awesome DIY garden wood projects. They're easy to work with and are super affordable, sometimes even free. Check out these outdoor pallet projects, from outdoor furniture to gardening gear. These projects will convince you never to buy outdoor furniture again!
10. 10 DIY Wood Projects For Patios
A patio is a fantastic place to enjoy a pocket of nature in the comfort of the home. And for that, you need cozy furnishing to complement your favorite space. You don't have to break the bank for it. You only need to check out these DIY wood projects to realize that a cozy and comfy patio is within your reach.
11. 14 Pallet Projects For Your Garden
Help yourself to more DIY pallet wood projects for your garden. From inexpensive raised garden bed ideas to pallet planters, these pallet projects will excite any DIY gardener. We even have a pallet compost bin project that's handy for composting beginners!
12. Build A Garden Bridge and Increase Your Property Value
If you have a wide property, raise its value with remarkable structures without the expense. A simple wooden garden bridge over a manmade dry creek bed couldn't be more perfect. It's truly a worthwhile DIY project you can do if you want it done within a budget and the way you like it.
13. Build Your Own Floating Deck
A floating deck is a great backyard or garden project to give your property more personality. It will help define the space or become the focal point of the garden itself. Build your own floating deck with this helpful guide.
14. DIY Multifunctional Outdoor Table
Maximise space, and save your time, energy, and money with this DIY multifunctional outdoor table project. It's convenient for use outdoors since you can move it anywhere you need to. A weekend barbecue proves how useful this DIY project is.
15. 7 DIY Storage Shed Ideas
A storage or garden shed is an important outdoor structure for keeping the place in order. It also ups the safety factor, with all garden tools safely tucked away from children's reach. But a garden shed need not cost you an arm and leg. This roundup of low-cost storage sheds, mostly made from upcycled materials, will inspire you.
Now you know you don't need expensive outdoor decor and furnishing to boost the appeal of your outdoor spaces. You don't also need to spend a fortune to keep your garden organized and functioning. These DIY garden wood projects are easy to build and make good use of materials you may already have. Take all of these inspiring ideas and DIY these garden wood projects away!
Which of these DIY garden wood projects are you eyeing for your own outdoor landscape? We would love to know your thoughts about them in the comments section below!
Editor’s Note: This post was originally published 0n February 24, 2017, and has been updated for quality and relevancy.