Perk up an old desk or dresser and turn it into a convenient backyard workspace.
Recycled Garden Ideas
Repurpose items from your home with these recycled garden ideas and projects that will beautify your backyard.
Put a fresh and colorful spin on a classic repurposed planter.
Use your imagination to create a bird sculpture out of an old light fixture.
Revamp an old lampshade and set your garden aglow with a curvy torch.
Arrange beautiful May flowers in a mason jar for a rustic, feminine effect.
Wait—don’t throw away those empty seed packets! Reuse them to create
this easy craft you can display indoors and out.
Garden visitors will be bowled over by this very friendly bowling ball art. It makes a great doorstop, but also looks sweet nestled in a flower patch or herb garden. Try creating different bowling ball bugs, like a ladybug or bumblebee.
Dress up your yard or front porch with these quick and easy DIY Garden Mushrooms. This project is so simple that it’s great for kids, too!
Repurpose old license plates, a chair leg and some old keys into funky DIY garden art for your backyard.
Everyone loves a bargain, but gardeners are an especially resourceful bunch. Reuse odds and ends (you may already have around the house) with these recycled garden ideas!
Transform an existing gate into a grand DIY garden arbor and add some drama to your yard!
We love this project because it’s an excuse to buy more wine! Just save your corks to use as Garden DIY Herb Markers.
Give your front porch a fresh and colorful facelift with this stacked planter project.
Pull a few plastic bottles out of the recycling bin, and create these easy garden flowers!
Put your own personal touch on this project to create a recycled garden sign the whole neighborhood will love.
Clothespin craft projects are easy and fun. Use our patterns to create hummingbird or butterfly clothespins.
Using a simple kit, learn how to make a birdhouse unique. These DIY birdhouse designs are bird-friendly but full of imagination!
Turn a vintage teapot into musical DIY wind chimes with this elegant garden craft.
Recycle an old tomato cage into a DIY bird feeder that will have you attracting birds for less.
Learn how to make a bird feeder using a soda bottle and a chicken feeder base.
This DIY bird bath is easy enough for anyone to make, and inexpensive too!
Offer birds some suet in a unique homemade bird feeder made from recycled silverware!
Looking for a new way to grow herbs, or running out of garden room? This space saving gardening project will have you growing a vertical herb garden in no time!
This garden craft uses river rock to create “strike-ing” bowling ball garden art!
Use an old lamp base to create a unique recycled bird bath that your birds will love.
This large-capacity homemade bird feeder can be made from extra materials lying around the house and garage.
This homemade bird feeder project uses recycled silverware and a plate to create a one-of-a-kind feeder!
Turn an old pie tin into a DIY bird feeder with this recycled crafts project idea.
Feeding orioles is easy with this orange wreath DIY oriole feeder.
Interested in attracting cardinals or robins to nest in your yard? This recycled crafts project creates a DIY birdhouse perfect for these birds!
This recycled crafts project uses a muffin tin to create a DIY bird feeder buffet!
Starting a fire is easy with this pinecone crafts project. Learn how to make pinecone firestarters for yourself or a gift.
Dress up glass jars with frosted glass spray paint to create DIY garden lanterns.
Get kids interested in birding with this colorful and easy DIY bird feeder.
Looking for vertical garden ideas? Try using dresser drawers! We’ll show you how with this recycled garden project.
Have a cuppa with the birds when you create this homemade bird feeder from an old teacup and saucer.
Recycled crafts are all the rage, and our DIY rain chain project using old spoons is practical and fun!
Learn how to make glass garden flowers from old plates, bowls, candleholders, and more.
The best secret for attracting bluebirds? Offer mealworms! This DIY bird feeder made from recycled tuna cans is perfect for the task.
Use a few sturdy branches and shallow bowls to make a DIY bird bath spot for every bird in town!
Little birds like wrens will love this DIY birdhouse made from an old cowboy boot.
Share a refreshing cup with the birds with this homemade feeder project using a coffee or teacup.
Turn a coffee can into a DIY birdhouse with this simple recycled crafts project!
Learn how to make a birdhouse out of cloth for small birds like wrens and chickadees.
Learn how to turn a chair into a planter with this simple garden project.
Personalize a DIY birdhouse with an old license plate, and you’ll have a real one-of-a-kind place for birds to call home!
Recycle an old bowling ball into a ladybug (or three!) with a little paint and a few supplies. This bowling ball garden art project brings charm to any yard!
Recycle an old bowling ball into a bumblebee with this bowling ball garden art project!
Find a sturdy box and create a cardboard garden hanging basket planter. This recycled crafts project is attractive and eco-friendly!