13 DIY Garden Ideas

Happy Memorial Day! Thank you to all of our men and women in uniform that put their lives on the line everyday to keep us safe! I’m so happy that summer is finally here, and we can get back to outdoor activities again. Do you love working in the garden and on outdoor projects as much as I do? If so, you’re in luck because today I’ve rounded up some really clever outdoor and  DIY garden ideas. Just in time to kick off the season of outdoor living.

This beautiful DIY garden bench is simple yet creative, those are my favorite kinds of DIY ideas.

diy garden bench


Yet another use for old pallets! this garden pallet organizer is genius!

garden pallet organizer


Or make an entire walkway out of pallets!

pallet walkway


This one isn’t really a DIY, it’s something you can buy. These rustic shovel and pitchfork planters are so cute, I wanted to throw it in here.

shovel and pitchfork garden planter


I love creative planters, anything is better than the ugly plastic pots you get at the garden centers. This container idea is definitely a step up.

interesting containers for the garden


I would really love to have an outdoor pizza oven. Who wants to heat up the kitchen on those hot summer nights?

outdoor pizza oven


What do you think of this raised garden bed, made using wine boxes?

raised garden bed ideas, diy garden ideas


Creative upcycle idea;  refresh an outdated table like my friend Deb did with hers!

diy outdoor table ideas seeking lavender lane


If you love that idea, check this one out too. The same concept, only wood was used in a herringbone pattern instead of tile. You know I’m a sucker for herringbone pattern!

diy outdoor table herrringbone pattern craving some creativity


Don’t forget the red white and blue with a pretty tiered garden using terracotta pots.

tiered garden pots


Build a DIY outdoor grilling station (this would be perfect for that pizza oven)!

DIY outdoor grilling station


Or a cozy outdoor fire pit.

diy outdoor firepit, diy garden ideas


And if we are talking about DIY garden ideas, we have to throw in a DIY pond !

diy backyard pond


Lastly, every great outdoor space includes some string lights, read 9 Ways to decorate with patio lights here.



One more bonus idea is this wheelbarrow planter. Such a fun element to add into the landscape!

Wheelbarrow Planter the Honeycomb Home


So many great project ideas, so little time! Do you have any clever DIY garden ideas? Tell me about it in the comments!


Amazing DIY Garden Ideas you have to see! PIN




  1. The terracotta pots and grilling station is beyond amazing. Love them! Thanks for posting this:)

  2. Love that outdoor pizza oven, wow. Thank you for sharing! What an inspiring collection!

  3. I was reading your article and found some amazing things in it. Glad that you shared it with us.

  4. The terracotta pots and grilling station is beyond amazing. Love them! Thanks for posting this:)

  5. The terracotta pots and grilling station is beyond amazing. Love them! Thanks for posting this:)

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