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Raised Pallet Planter Box

  • 2 pallets

  • easy

  • 4h

  • $30

This is my first build of a garden planter box out of reclaimed wood pallets. It was a terribly easy project:

  • cut boards to width/length,
  • screwed them to a 4"x4",
  • put in a base.

I think for my next pallet planter box project, I'll also include some shelving on the bottom.

I got the wood pallets from a construction site down the road, the screws were screws I pulled off of an old shelf unit and the only material I had to purchase was the fence boards as the siding. Overall, it was a very cheap and extremely easy project.

The box itself holds 450 cubic yards of soil which is perfect for a nice big planter! The overall sizes of this planter box are 5' x 2' x 18".

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Sally Ann
Sally Ann

NEVER use recycled pallets for growing food or children’s play (ie sand) as you don’t know what the pallet was previously used for. Could and most likely chemicals or something you shouldn’t be eating.

Amanda
Amanda

as long as it has the letters “HT” on the side of the pallet it has been heat treated, Not chemically.

Hand Crafted Creations in Wood.

Great for kids play too as an alternative to the sand tray. Soil over sand any day……it’s a medium we should all become more familiar with?

Matt Bernat

penser à mettre un film de protection au fond … ;)

Jenny McBride

Steph Buchan, I stand corrected 😂😂 (there’s even storage underneath)

Guile Power

if the water cant pass the bottom the wood is going to rot quite fast Oo put some holes inside the bottom so the water can drain…

Clément Mw

Ah bah c’est ce que je veux 😍😍

Julie Hoddy

copy cat my husband makes these exactly like these

Rodolphe Trujic

Moi j’ai fait sa

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