Cheap & Easy DIY Raised Garden Beds

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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

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)