How to Make a Garden Box?
There are different garden boxes available in the market. The best way to save some money and some fun are making your garden box. Garden boxes are great; you can teach your kids how to do bed vegetable gardening. You can also get fresh vegetables and save some bucks. In this article, we’ll learn how to make a garden box. So, without further delay let’s begin:
Things You’ll Need
Before we begin, you should have the following tools and stuff to make your garden box:
- 4×4 pieces of timber.
- 2×4 wooden board.
- Drill machine.
- Barrier cloth.
- Fertile soil.
Once you’ve all the stuff, begin making a garden box.
Making Garden Box
Follow this step by step guide to make a garden box:
· Step # 1
Select a location for placing your garden box. Once you’ve selected the location dig four holes for the lumber pieces. These holes will make the foundation of your box strong.
· Step # 2
Take four pieces of lumber and put them in the ground in a rectangular or square shape. This lumber will become the corner of your box. You should cut them equally. Place them in the ground and make sure the depth and height of the lumber are the same.
· Step # 3
Use 2×4 wooden board and cut them according to the size of the corners. Take measurements from corner to another and cut the board accordingly.
· Step # 4
Use drill machine and screws at the stage. Take the drill machine, drill the holes in the wooden board and lumber pieces. Now, attach the wooden board on all corners with the help of screws.
· Step # 5
After you’re done with attaching the wooden board and making the side walls. Now, take the barrier cloth cut it according to the size of the box and place it in the box. Attach the cloth to the sidewalls of the box with staples. You can also use screws to attach the cloth. This cloth won’t allow the roots to get into the ground.
· Step # 6
Finally, your wooden box is ready. Now, you can fill it up with the soil and start growing your vegetables. All this could also be done in a different way depends upon which kind of garden you have. People could spend more if they have a good budget. You can also paint the sidewalls of your garden box if you want to.