DIY ProjectsRaised Planter Boxes for City Gardening DIY Project

Raised Planter Boxes for City Gardening DIY Project

This Raised Planter Boxes for City Gardening DIY Project is designed to introduce homesteading readers to a DIY project for building raised planter boxes that can be used for setting up an outdoor garden most anywhere at a waist high level. These planter make gardening still possible for senior citizens, people with back problems, disabled and if you only have a balcony or patio.

Raised Planter Boxes for City Gardening DIY Project - The Homestead Survival

Gardening is one of the most popular backyard outdoor activities, but alas not everyone has the luxury of being able to tear up part of the backyard to put in a garden. Fortunately, that does not have to be a reason not to be able to setup a backyard garden.

*** Materials Used On The Planter Boxes:


Steel Mesh

Plastic Sheet

Waterproof Wood Glue

Enamel Spray Paint

1 ¼” Exterior Rated Screws

2” Exterior Rated Screws

2 ½” Exterior Rated Screws


*** Tools Used On The Planter Boxes


Festool Kapex Miter Saw

Festool CXS Cordless Drill

Festool T18 Cordlress Drill

Festool ETS EC 150/3 Sander

Pocket Hole Jig

The article and included downloadable plan was created and shared in hopes to be able to help other people who are unable to put in an inground garden in their tiny backyard.

The plans includes a complete list of all of the materials, supplies, and tools that you will need to have on hand in order to get started.

It also has an easy to read and follow step by step construction guide.

Click here to read about how to build Raised Planter Box for City Gardening DIY Project:

As an added bonus, You may want to take a peek at the article “Raised Planter Box”:

Melissa Francis
Melissa Francis
Greetings! I'm Melissa Francis, the founder and primary contributor to The Homestead Survival. With over 20 years of experience in homesteading, sustainability, and emergency preparedness, I've dedicated my life to helping others achieve a simpler, more self-reliant lifestyle.

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