The garden at your house can very well be the most wonderful part of your house once you learn to decorate the garden with waste material. This is the reason every homeowner wants his home garden to have a beautiful look that can please the eyes of the visitors. Your home garden is the place where you can enjoy the beautiful sky and cool breeze while sitting on a chair surrounded by beautiful plants.
A home garden allows you to grow various kinds of herbs, vegetables, plants, and beautiful flowers in your home. You do not only enjoy the natural and scenic beauty of your garden but you also reap the benefits of healthy herbs, vegetables, fruits, etc. There are plenty of smart and budget-friendly ideas that are worth applying to your garden irrespective of its size. Let us have a look at the various tips that you can follow to give your garden an amazing look.
Hanging Planters From Old Pots
You can use the old pots in your home to make amazing and beautiful hanging planters. You can grow small plants, creepers, and climbers in these beautiful pots to give a unique look to your garden. For making a hanging planter from an old pot you can use various colors for decorating it or you can use a simple black color for your pot which looks equally amazing.
Don’t forget to make a small hole at bottom of the pot with the help of a pointed tool. This hole in the lower part of the pot will help to properly drain out excess water. The next step is to fill the soil and plant the seeds or cuttings in the pots.
Making Beautiful Tyre Seat From Old Tyres
The old tire is something that can be arranged pretty easily at a very cheap price. Also, it is quite easy to make a great looking seat for your garden by using some old tires. The first thing that you will need to do is to paint the tires with your favorite color.
Now you have to drill holes in the tires at appropriate spaces, try to drill holes big enough so that the rope can easily pass through these holes. Then starting from the inside, pass rope from one of the holes to the opposite hole and vice versa. You can tighten the ropes in any pattern you want, just make sure you tie off the ropes properly so that it holds the seat in place.
Flower Pots From Plastic Bottles
A plastic bottle is one of the most infamous pollutants on the earth, but you can help to change that by recycling plastic bottles into beautiful and creative plant pots for your garden. There are so many ways to do it yourself, you can use colors, stickers, paints to beautifully decorate these plastic bottles to suit your garden.
Recycling these plastic bottles is an entertaining and environmentally friendly way to reduce the amount of plastic packaging that every day we throw from our homes. When you make these pots from plastic bottles you do not only decorate your garden but you also do your bit in helping mother earth.
Ottoman From Old Bucket
Take an old bucket preferably with a long diameter, remove its lid and handle and cover this bucket with foam and fix it with the help of an adhesive. Now take your favorite fabric and cut it as per the bucket’s size, try to keep it a bit extra either at the top or at the bottom, and then paste it too with the help of a strong adhesive.
The next step is to make a comfy cushion for this ottoman and that can be done by using the bucket lid. You need to cut foam as per the lid size, you can also use old cushions instead of this foam, paste this foam on the lid with a strong adhesive. Now the next step is to make the cover for this cushion, properly paste the cover on the cushion and your ottoman is ready.
Decorative Jars From Old Jars
There are many unused transparent jars in our homes, these jars can be used for beautifying our gardens. All you need to do is add water and some glitter to these jars to give them an amazing look, you can put an artificial flower or any other object inside the jar.
You can also add some glycerin so that sparkles don’t get sticky. You should paint the lids of these jars with your favorite color, you can either keep them open or covered. When put at the right places in the right light these jars look amazing and exotic.
Mini Garden With Broken Chair
If you have a broken old plastic chair then it can be used for making a beautiful mini garden. First, you have to fix the broken parts of the chair using a soldering iron and zip ties so that the chair is not wobbly and holds its place properly. The next step is to cut out the sitting part, then you can either fix a pot in this empty place or you can fix a bag with the help of more zip ties.
Then you have to apply the primer paint before painting the chair with the desired color, this will help the paint to stick permanently to the chair. The next step is to paint the whole chair properly, after that you need to fill this pot or sack with potting mix to grow your favorite plants.
Water Garden From Old Glass Bottles
The first step is to collect some old glass bottles, then clean the bottle or container properly, and fill the bottle with fine colorful gravel and pure water. You must completely clean the gravel dust before use, then place a money plant cutting into this bottle.
Next, put some medium size gravel rocks, you can also use other plants like the marsh pennywort plant, lucky bamboo plant, spider plant, arrowhead plant, etc. You have to change the water at least once a week and also make sure to keep these bottles in bright indirect light sites or indoor places.