Ever had a desire to learn how to build a garden box? You can grow almost anything inside of a garden box if you want to badly enough! Garden boxes are a great way to utilize all of the available space in your yard while protecting the fruits (or vegetables) of your labor from rodents or other pests! Not only are garden boxes great for just about any gardener, but they are also one of the easiest DIY projects ever. Are you interested in learning how to build one of these incredible DIY garden boxes on your own? Keep reading my tutorial on how to build a garden box!
Here’s what you’ll need:
Four 16-inch-long 4x4s (corner posts)
Two 4-foot-long 2x12s (bed ends)
Two 8-foot-long 2x12s (bedsides)
Twenty-four 3 1/2-inch #14 galvanized or stainless steel screws
16 cubic feet of planting soil (you’ve got to give your plants something to grow in!)