30 Unique DIY Ideas to Transform the Residential Garden

Transform the Residential Garden

With some DIY projects, your home garden will look charming and full of character.

Thinking of having a residential garden? So know that this environment has everything to be the home’s favourite space. There are many ways to decorate the space, including putting some DIY ideas into practice (do it yourself).

The garden provides the residents with contact with nature. It is a haven for thinking, meditating and enjoying the freshness of the green. In addition to shrubs and plants, this environment can also rely on cheap, recyclable and handmade solutions. Some ideas are so amazing that they make the environment more charming and full of personality.

1 – Vintage style cans

1 – Vintage style cans

Put an end to the traditional potted plants. The tip is to innovate the growing container with vintage cans.

2 – Mosaic

2 – Mosaic

Broken plates or tiles can be used to customize garden pots. By putting into practice the mosaic technique, you will leave the pieces with more personality.

3 – Old drawers

3 – Old drawers

The drawers, which are part of an old piece of furniture, can be refinished with paint and assume the function of a vase. Choose your favourite plants to grow in these containers.

4 – Outdoor minibar

4 – Outdoor minibar

There are many ways to innovate the outdoor residential garden experience, such as creating an outdoor minibar. This strategic corner is perfect for storing food and drinks during get-togethers at home. Best of all, as it’s a folding frame, it doesn’t take up much space.

5 – Pallet swing bed

5 – Pallet swing bed

To make this rocking bed, you will basically need pallets, pillows, rope and tools. This idea makes the house’s garden much more cosy and receptive. See the full tutorial.

6 – Vase Chair

6 – Vase Chair 1

6 – Vase Chair 2

Remove the seat from the chair and turn the furniture into a planter. It is an original and creative way to display the plants in landscaping.

7 – Treehouse

7 – Treehouse 1

7 – Treehouse

Anyone who watches American movies has had the desire to build a treehouse. This DIY idea is a bit labour intensive and requires woodworking skills, but the kids are sure to love it.

8 – Old door

8 – Old door

Do you have an old abandoned door in the backyard? Use it as a support to expose plant spiders. This door can be supported on two large metal cans.

9 – Illuminated path

9 – Illuminated path

There are several ways to innovate outdoor garden lighting, such as using the classic Christmas lights. The string of lights can mark the paths with style and good taste.

10 – Bike

10 – Bike

Paint an old bicycle white and turn it into an amazing planter. The front basket can be filled with flowers.

11 – Birdfeeder with bottle

11 – Birdfeeder with bottle

Don’t throw the wine bottle in the trash, after all, it can turn into an amazing feeder. Inside the glass container put bird food.

12 – Wooden house

12 – Wooden house

Instead of the classic treehouse, you can make a wooden house in the garden to relax on summer evenings and enjoy the green.

13 – Pallet sofa

13 – Pallet sofa

With a rustic and sustainable proposal, the pallet sofa will innovate the decoration of the residential garden.

14 – Flower display with pallet

14 – Flower display with pallet 1

14 – Flower display with pallet

The pallet is a material that has a thousand and one uses in the décor. It can be used to structure a super charming plant display in the garden.

15 – Plastic Planters

15 – Plastic Planters

Classic plastic bottles are perfect for creating hanging vases. Once ready, the pieces can be hung at different points in the garden.

16 – Hopscotch

16 – Hopscotch

By including hopscotch in the garden, you will make the space much more cheerful and fun. The idea can be executed with coloured stones on the lawn.

17 – Wooden walkway

17 – Wooden walkway

A garden is not only made of grass, stone and earth. You can use a pallet to build a wooden walkway.

18 – Wooden ladder

18 – Wooden ladder

The wooden ladder took on a new role in landscaping: it became a beautiful and sustainable planter.

19 – Garden bench

19 – Garden bench

In every garden, the bench is an invitation to sit and relax. You can build a sustainable bench using cinder blocks, wood and coloured cushions.

20 – Tire

20 – Tire

Many materials can be reused in landscaping, such as old tires. Try leaving it with a colourful finish and growing some flowers. Painting can be done with spray paint of the colour of your choice.

21 – Flasher in trees

21 – Flasher in trees

The Christmas flasher doesn’t only need to be used in the month of December. For the rest of the year, it can be wrapped around the trunk of trees, with the aim of lighting up the garden.

22 – Wind bell

22 – Wind bell

The wind chime, also known as furin, is responsible for creating a sound garden experience. The piece can be improvised from a DIY project, which uses a tree branch, string and keys painted in different colours.

23 – Table

23 – Table

With a little creativity, you can transform a tree stump at the base into a garden table. This improvisation doesn’t weigh on the budget and has an incredible aesthetic effect.

24 – Gardening Tool Organizer

24 – Gardening Tool Organizer

Gardening tools don’t need to be hidden or huddled in a corner. You can display the items in an organized way.

25 – Wooden Crates

25 – Wooden Crates

Filling wooden crates with colourful flowers is a rustic and romantic idea.

26 – Garden markers

26 – Garden markers

There are many ways to make garden markers, including using small bricks. Impossible not to surrender to the charms of this idea.

27 – Pots decorated with strings

27 – Pots decorated with strings

The vases that decorate the garden can be given a new finish, made with ropes. You can also use some paint to make the pieces look more interesting.

28 – Painted Stones

28 – Painted Stones

A simple, easy-to-implement idea that will make all the difference in your garden’s aesthetics.

29 – Birdbath

29 – Birdbath

By combining pots, plates and cups, you create a perfect place for the birds to bathe.

30 – Cap flowers

30 – Cap flowers

In this DIY project, the hubcaps turned into colourful flowers in the garden. A playful, colourful idea that reuses automotive parts.

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