Recycled Garden Ideas

Repurpose items from your home with these recycled garden ideas and projects that will beautify your backyard.

How to Make a DIY Silverware Suet Feeder

Offer your backyard birds some suet in a unique homemade bird feeder made from recycled silverware.

River Rock Bowling Ball Garden Art

This garden craft uses river rock to create “strike-ing” bowling ball garden art!


Recycled Lamp DIY Bird Bath

Use an old lamp base to create a unique recycled bird bath that your birds will love.


PVC Pipe Homemade Bird Feeder

This large-capacity bird feeder can be made from extra materials lying around your house and garage.


Plate and Knife Homemade Bird Feeder

This homemade bird feeder project uses recycled silverware and a plate to create a one-of-a-kind feeder!

Pie Tin DIY Bird Feeder

Turn an old pie tin into a DIY bird feeder with this recycled crafts project idea.


Nesting Shelf DIY Birdhouse

Interested in attracting cardinals or robins to nest in your yard? This recycled crafts project creates a DIY birdhouse perfect...


Muffin Tin DIY Bird Feeder

This recycled crafts project uses a muffin tin to create a DIY bird feeder buffet!


How to Make Pinecone Firestarters

Starting a fire is easy with this pinecone crafts project. Learn how to make pinecone firestarters for yourself or a...


How to Make Garden Lanterns from Glass Jars

Dress up glass jars with frosted glass spray paint to create DIY garden lanterns.


Homemade Bird Feeder for Kids

Get kids interested in birding with this colorful and easy DIY bird feeder.


Dresser Drawer Recycled Garden Project

Looking for vertical garden ideas? Try using dresser drawers! We’ll show you how with this recycled garden project.


DIY Teacup Bird Feeder

Have a cuppa with the birds when you create this homemade bird feeder from an old teacup and saucer.

DIY Rain Chain Using Spoons

Recycled crafts are all the rage, and our DIY rain chain project using old spoons is practical and fun!


DIY Glass Garden Flowers

Learn how to make glass garden flowers from old plates, bowls, candleholders, and more.


DIY Bird Feeder for Attracting Bluebirds

The best secret for attracting bluebirds? Offer mealworms! This DIY bird feeder made from recycled tuna cans is perfect for...


DIY Bird Bath Water Park

Use a few sturdy branches and shallow bowls to make a DIY bird bath spot for every bird in town!


Cowboy Boot Birdhouse

Little birds like wrens will love this DIY birdhouse made from an old cowboy boot!


Coffee Cup Homemade Bird Feeder

Share a refreshing cup with the birds with this homemade feeder project using a coffee or teacup.


Coffee Can DIY Birdhouse

Turn a coffee can into a DIY birdhouse with this simple recycled crafts project!


Cloth DIY Birdhouse

Learn how to make a birdhouse out of cloth for small birds like wrens and chickadees.

Chair Planter Garden Project

Learn how to turn a chair into a planter with this simple garden project.


Build a License Plate Birdhouse

Personalize a DIY birdhouse with an old license plate, and you’ll have a real one-of-a-kind place for birds to call...


Bowling Ball Garden Art Ladybug

Recycle an old bowling ball into a ladybug (or three!) with a little paint and a few supplies. This bowling...


Bowling Ball Garden Art Bumblebee

Recycle an old bowling ball into a bumblebee with this bowling ball garden art project!


A Trash Can Compost Bin

Do you compost?  Or, have you wanted to try composting? A couple of weeks ago, I went on a ‘edible


Got Large Pots? Use Plastic Containers to Fill Extra Space

Do you like to grow ornamental plants in large pots?  I do.  Especially brightly-colored pots that add color to the