Benches, flower pots, tables, small vertical gardens and even canopies covered with plants. All of them can decorate your garden immediately if you know how to make a simple pallet work. After we’ve shown you how to recycle wooden pallets, we thought it would be a great idea to see a bunch of decorative ideas that can beautify your garden. Moreover, they are easy to assemble and prove to be very functional for your future activities! First of all, what you need to do is to find a pallet. Many supermarkets put them in dumpsters before sending to a recycling center, and you can try to get them for free. Once you’ve dragged your pallet home, give it a once over. Nail down any loose boards, and use sand paper to smooth down any rough spots. For a pallet garden, you have to leave the spaces between the slats and the top uncovered because you’re going to plant flowers in the uncovered spaces. So, decide which side of the pallet represents the bottom when it is completed, leaning against the wall. Find all the steps in the images below and let us know if our article helped you improve your skills.
DesignRulz7 April 2013